By Jerry Wein

Joel Embiid’s final line:

45 points, 16 rebounds, four assists, five steals, and two blocks.

Embiid made 16 of his 23 field goal attempts, and hit all 13 of his foul shots.

Doc Rivers:

“It’s who he is, and we tell him that every night. When we put him in the middle of the floor, I thought they really struggled. He willed this game for us tonight, and so did other guys.”