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NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals: Sixers top Hawks 118-102 in Game 2, even series

A look at Basketball, the Philadelphia 76ers have evened their Eastern Conference Semifinal Series with a 118 to 102 victory over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 2.

The Sixers came out strong to take a 13 point advantage after the 1st quarter, but the Hawks roared back in the 2nd to cut the gap to 57-55 at halftime.Philadelphia changed their offensive tactics after the interval to outscore Atlanta in the next 2 quarters.

Joel Embiid scored 40 points and grabbed 13 rebounds for the sixers, while Trae Young and Danilo Gallinari scored 21 points each for the Hawks.Game 3 in the best-of-seven series will be played on Friday in Atlanta. In the other match on Tuesday night, the Utah Jazz defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 112-109 in Game 1 of their western conference semifinals.

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