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Somehow, simulation Sixers beat Celtics on road in Game 5, lead 3-2

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Strat-O-Matic has been simulating the NBA Playoffs as if they are happening in real life and the 6 seed Philadelphia 76ers took on the 3 seed Boston Celtics in Game 5 of their Round 1 series needing a win to get the home-court advantage back.

Josh Richardson knocked down 4-for-8 from deep and scored 22 points to lead the Sixers to a 112-102 win over the Celtics and take a 3-2 series lead. Joel Embiid had 20 points and 12 rebounds, Ben Simmons had 15 points, 10 rebounds, and nine assists, and Furkan Korkmaz had 13 off the bench.

For the Celtics, they were led by Kemba Walker with 25 points and Gordon Hayward and Marcus Smart had 13 points each.

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