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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Markelle Fultz on his new approach at the free throw line: "Yeah it's something I added right now. Just trial and error. It's been working nice for me so I'm going to stick with it for now." Fultz said he feels comfortable with the free-throw style, in which he shuffles the ball back and forth between his hands before shooting.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid said he hurt his hand early in Friday's win over the Jazz. He said his hand has been hurting on and off since last season when he injured it against the Suns. Embiid said his hand was swollen after the Sixers' win but he expects to play Saturday night.

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

Kyrie Irving: "It's not too often during the regular season you get games like this ... you just want to take advantage of it."

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

Kyrie Irving on how it feels when he gets "in the zone": "Peaceful ... you just try to make the right reads."

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

Gordon Hayward: "I think we can use it as a building block. We're still not playing our best basketball ... I think we've shown numerous times we are fighters and we will continue to fight but we have to get to the point where we are playing 48 minutes of basketball."

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

Gordon Hayward said he was extremely happy to get up to 40 minutes played tonight. Said he was worried he would get taken out as the minutes piled up down the stretch.

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

That was a really important win for the Celtics on several fronts. Jayson Tatum woke up, Gordon Hayward played a season high in minutes, Kyrie Irving was sensational and Boston avoided going down 2-0 in the season series.

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

Kawhi Leonard got the look he wanted, but couldn't knock it down at the buzzer. Free basketball here in Boston. Have to wonder if Raptors will try to go back to Kawhi on Kyrie. Went away from it after a couple possessions.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Ben Simmons converging a layup late in the fourth to give Philadelphia a lead and getting fouled by Donovan Mitchell had to be meaningful. Mitchell and Simmons had a public battle over the Rookie of the Year award last season.

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

Danny Green fouls out on a 50-50 call. With no OG Anunoby either after he sprained his wrist earlier, Toronto is down a couple wings here in the final minutes.

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

Four minutes to go here in Boston, and Kawhi Leonard is now guarding Kyrie Irving. Playoff atmosphere in the building, both on and off the court.

Tim Bontemps ESPN 

After a very rough start to this game, Jayson Tatum has finally come around in the second half. Has 12 points, and has helped swing the momentum in the fourth in a game Toronto appeared to be putting a stranglehold on previously.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Quite a sequence to finish the third quarter for Philly: with his unorthodox free-throw approach, Markelle Fultz made one of two from the line. He got the rebound of his miss and fed Jimmy Butler who converted a layup and got fouled. He made the free throw to give the Sixers a one-point lead heading into the fourth.