Live highlights from NBA Opening Night, reactions and takeaways

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A doubleheader kicks off the 2022-23 season. The first is the Philadelphia 76ers You can take on the Boston Celtics An early clash of Eastern Conference contenders. The conference champs are the Celtics. The Sixers will be trying to end a two-decade-long drought.

The defending champion is from the West Golden State Warriors After winning their fourth title in each of the eight previous seasons, they will be presented with their rings. The following will spoil the celebration: Los Angeles Lakers And LeBron JamesYou need 1,326 points to pass the season, if you are a newcomer. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as the NBA’s career scoring champion.

All night, we’ll be covering Boston and San Francisco. Highlights, takeaways, and all the important moments will be available.

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Boston Celtics at Philadelphia 76ers

They lost to the Warriors in NBA Finals the last time we saw the Celtics. That team was led however by ImeUdoka. suspended for the entire 2022-23 season. Joe Mazzulla’s regular-season coaching debut will be Tuesday’s opening against Philadelphia. 34-year-old former assistant He has been with Boston for the past three seasons.

This will be the Sixer’s first opener. James HardenHe was traded to Philadelphia last season at the trade deadline. To give the Sixers cap room to add PJ Tucker (who won a title last season with the Sixers), he signed a two-year contract. Milwaukee Bucks 2021 and contributed to the Miami Heat Reached the conference finals last year.

Blake is at the building

But it’s not Wednesday…

Los Angeles Lakers at Golden State Warriors

The Warriors will be looking to become the NBA’s first back-to–back champion since…the Warriors. In 2017 and 2018, Golden State achieved the feat. Kevin Durant Starred in the Bay Area. It’s now Andrew Wiggins Who are you teaming up with? Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson And Draymond GreenWiggins and. just signed a contract extension This will keep him with Warriors for the 2026-27. How long? and another four-year deal for Jordan Poole Draymond green – what does that mean? remains to be seen. Green was the headline this preseason he punched Poole during practiceHe is still waiting for a contract extension.

The Warriors were last standing team last season. However, the Lakers did not make the playoffs for the second year in a row with LeBron James as their star player. James is not only looking to make it back to the playoffs but also to look to the future. break the NBA’s all-time points record. He will once again be a partner with Anthony Davis And Russell WestbrookThe latter, who spent the whole offseason debating trade rumors, was able to make his final preseason appearance on the bench — something he hadn’t done since his rookie year.

Walker will not be there to watch JTA get his ring.

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