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How one wild Tyrese Maxey sequence helped 76ers steal Game 1

BOSTON -- It's not rare to see a playoff game turn on a single play. But it's quite something to witness when nine players on the court are standing still.

Game 1 of this massive Eastern Conference semifinal matchup between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Boston Celtics, a contest in which MVP finalist Joel Embiid was ruled out because of a sprained knee, turned on one such awkward moment Monday night.

An unexplainable errant pass.

A collective shell-shocked reaction.

And a free basket that helped change the outcome in the 76ers' 119-115 victory.