The shot went up and the buzzer went off, and the ball bounced around for a while. Everyone watched and waited. It bounced three times. It felt like forever.
The euphoria that the Sixers experienced when they knocked off the back-to-back champion Miami Heat is long gone.
There are growing pains in all professions, but not all professions are played out in full public view.
In this latest edition of Dei-mails, we touch on the Sixers’ veteran core, Michael Carter-Williams’ minutes and the rookie point guard’s best comparison.
Here we go: