Sixers tough guy forward Tucker (left).
[Sports Center/Comprehensive Report] In the first game of the second round of the NBA Eastern Conference playoffs, the Seven Sixers lost star center Joel Embiid, and James Harden scored 45 points to help the Seven Sixers The Celtics defeated the Celtics 119-115 away, taking a 1-0 lead in the series.
Sixers forward PJ Tucker did not take a single shot or free throw in 37 minutes, but still helped the team win, setting an alternative record.
Tucker played 37 minutes today, caught 5 rebounds, passed 1 assist, and had 2 steals, 1 turnover, no shots, and no free throws. The plus-minus value on the court is "+6" .
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According to "StatMuse", including this season's regular season and playoffs, Tucker played as a starter and scored 25 goals this season, but the Sixers scored 19 wins and 6 losses.
"ESPN Stats & Info" pointed out that Tucker became the player who played the most minutes in the playoffs since the shot clock era (since 1954-55), but did not take any shots or get free throws.
Sixers tough guy forward Tucker (right).