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Philadelphia 76ers' Al Horford, left, keeps the ball from Golden State Warriors' Andrew Wiggins (22) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, March 7, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Curry-less Warriors rally to beat 76ers 118-114

Mar. 7, 2020 11:59 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Eric Paschall scored 23 points, including a pair of free throws with 51.7 seconds remaining, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Philadelphia 76ers 118-114 on Saturday night to snap a 10-game home losing streak. Playing once again without Stephen Curry, the Warriors trailed most of...

Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, center, squeezes between Cleveland Cavaliers' Ante Zizic, left and Matthew Dellavedova in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Joel Embiid sprains shoulder, Sixers lose to Cavs 108-94

Feb. 26, 2020 11:22 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers suddenly have a lot more to worry about than their poor road record or playoff seeding. Their star players are getting hurt. Joel Embiid left Wednesday night's 108-94 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers with a sprained left shoulder in the first quarter and didn't...

Philadelphia 76ers' Josh Richardson (0) goes up for a dunk past Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Embiid scores career-high 49, 76ers beat Hawks 129-112

Feb. 24, 2020 11:08 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid sank a 3-pointer for a career-high 49 points, flashed a big smile, cupped his ear to get the crowd screaming even louder and did a little dance. When the Big Man is having fun, he's almost impossible to stop. Embiid also grabbed 14 rebounds, Tobias Harris had 25 points and...

Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo dunks during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Antetokounmpo's 31 points lead Bucks past 76ers, 119-98

Feb. 23, 2020 12:28 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks turned a tight game with the Philadelphia 76ers into a mismatch immediately in the second half, led by the reigning league MVP. Giannis Antetokounmpo had 31 points and 17 rebounds, Khris Middleton scored 25 points and the Bucks beat the 76ers 119-98 on Saturday night...

Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons (25) goes up for a shot past Los Angeles Clippers' Lou Williams (23) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Richardson, Simmons lead 76ers past Clippers 110-103

Feb. 11, 2020 11:13 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid kept the Philadelphia 76ers close until Josh Richardson took over. Richardson scored 17 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, helping the Sixers beat the Los Angeles Clippers 110-103 on Tuesday night. Simmons had 26 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists for...

Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons, right, dunks past Chicago Bulls' Thaddeus Young during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Korkmaz, Embiid lead 76ers past Bulls, 118-111

Feb. 9, 2020 10:03 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The 76ers made a trade for a pair of outside shooters to help make a deep run in the playoffs. Turns out, the player they needed might have been there the whole time. Furkan Korkmaz topped 30 points for the second straight contest with 31, Joel Embiid had 28 points and 12 rebounds and...

Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons, left, goes up for a shot against Memphis Grizzlies' Jonas Valanciunas, center, and Ja Morant during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Korkmaz, Simmons lead 76ers past Grizzlies 119-107

Feb. 7, 2020 10:09 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The 76ers needed to get back to their home court to get back on track. Furkan Korkmaz’s shooting helped, too. Korkmaz scored a career-high 34 points, Ben Simmons added 22 points and 10 assists and Philadelphia snapped a four-game losing streak with a 119-107 victory over the...