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Saturday night’s Detroit thriller will be hard to follow, but the Wine & Gold needs reloading for Sunday’s showdown with the Sixers after an emotionally grueling comeback win against the Pistons

The Cavaliers improved to 2-0 with the dramatic win on Saturday – they scored the last eight regulation points and the last nine points of first overtime before getting past a deflated Detroit squad in the second additional session Cleveland had one tremendous production from his slot, a great second half from Andre Drummond on his return to Motown and another solid showing from Cedi Osman off the bench

The Sixers, who also play in the second night of a duel, won a one-sided victory against the Knicks in New York The new trainer Doc Rivers has his 945 Won coaching victory and the great Bill Fitch overtakes NBA’s top 10 of all time

The Cavaliers had lost five straight to Philly before taking a two-touchdown win at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse in late February

On Saturday evening, all eyes will be on the big men of both teams The Eastern Conference heavyweight showdown between two of the game’s best players

After another disappointing postseason exit in the Orlando bubble, Philly’s Joel Embiid looks like a man who’s been on a mission so far this year Doubled boards, he went back to work on the Knicks last night, scoring 20 of his 27 points 10 boards in 31 efficient minutes in the first half

On his first return to Little Caesars Arena as a visitor, Andre Drummond shook off some early turmoil – he walked 8-1 off the ground before the half – to post a monster game over his former teammates that ended in 23 points 16 boards, five assists, four steals and three blocked shots The only other cavalier in team history to release impressive statistics was LeBron James, who did so against Charlotte in 2008

On Saturday night, Drummond will face Embiid as a cavalier for the first time. The ninth-year-old had to win last February, with Embiid recording just seven minutes and a single field goal attempt in the game

Before the Cavaliers last November, Isaac Okoro won 5th Overall victory, they used 19 consecutive lottery picks in 2018 to put together one of the most dynamic backcourts at the conference

After missing most of the preseason, Collin Sexton started exactly where he left off last season. On Saturday evening, the Young Bull was almost unstoppable He led both teams by 32 points, went 15-23 from the bottom, including 2-3 from the deep, and added three steals and three assists in his last seven games, dating back to last year, averaging Sexton 299 points at 59 percent shooting from the ground

Darius Garland has been just as effective this season. He missed his career high scoring mark by one point at the start – he finished 7-of-13 with 22 points, including 4-of-8 from depth, and added six assists Saturday night in Motown, the 20-year-old posted a career high of 12 assists with 21 points in the 9-of-14 shooting, drilling all three groups of three he tried

Two-time all-star Ben Simmons has another solid start this season.Simmons, one of the best two-way players in the game, was solid against New York, ending with 15 points, nine boards, and six assists. But this one He and the Sixers got help shooting when they inked Seth Curry on a deal last off-season

Curry’s double-digit numbers in each of his first two games with Philly, including a 17-point try last night in New York – 6-of-8 off the ground, including 3-of-4 from out of the bow in the win

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