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Harris scores 26, Thybulle 20 as 76ers beat Raptors 110-104

Dec. 8, 2019 9:39 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — This victory over the Toronto Raptors didn’t feel as good as it should have to the Philadelphia 76ers because of their shaky finish. Tobias Harris scored 26 points and rookie Matisse Thybulle had a career-high 20 points, including a pair of free throws with 23 seconds left, to...

Simmons hits 3, scores 34 points to lead 76ers past Cavs

Dec. 7, 2019 10:38 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons hit another 3-pointer, and his coach wants him to keep on firing. Simmons hit his second career 3 and scored a career-high 34 points, and the Philadelphia 76ers didn’t need Joel Embiid’s help to rout the Cleveland Cavaliers 141-94 Saturday night. Simmons made...

Wizards rookie Rui Hachimura growing with each game in NBA

Dec. 6, 2019 2:40 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — In what could best be described as a veteran move, Rui Hachimura tried to duck out of doing a postgame media session by pleading that he was worried about missing the Washington Wizards' team flight out of town. “I can't be late,” he insisted, wearing a rust-colored hoodie...

Embiid, Simmons have 15 turnovers; 76ers lose at Wiz 119-113

Dec. 5, 2019 11:10 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Well, at least give Ben Simmons and the rest of the Philadelphia 76ers credit for honesty. They didn't try to hide from the fact that they were sloppy with the ball — to the tune of 21 turnovers, a combined 15 from Simmons and Joel Embiid — or that their defense was...

Wizards F CJ Miles out indefinitely after left wrist surgery

Dec. 4, 2019 3:48 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Wizards forward C.J. Miles is out indefinitely after having surgery on his left wrist. Miles had an operation Wednesday to repair ligament damage. He was hurt in Washington's 117-104 loss at the Denver Nuggets on Nov. 26. The Wizards say there is no timeline for his return....

Fournier scores 31, Magic beat Beal, Wizards 127-120

Dec. 3, 2019 11:35 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A game against his hometown team provided the latest highlight in Markelle Fultz’s development. Fultz, a native of nearby Marlboro, Maryland, scored a career-high 20 points and added six assists in the Orlando Magic’s 127-120 victory over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday...

76ers top Jazz 103-94; move to 10-0 at home

Dec. 2, 2019 10:39 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — James Ennis III hit a 3 and dropped for three pushups, celebratory calisthenics in an early run in which the 76ers flexed their offensive muscle “I wanted to get a little workout in,” Ennis said. Ennis passed the fitness test and Tobias Harris scored 26 points to keep...

Tatum, Brown lead Celtics’ rally past Knicks

Dec. 1, 2019 7:13 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Celtics usually beat the Knicks. The Knicks often blow big leads. So there was little reason for Boston to panic when trailing by nine points in the third quarter. Jayson Tatum scored 30 points, Jaylen Brown added 28 and Boston rallied past New York 113-104 on Sunday. Kemba Walker had...

Embiid, Simmons lead 76ers past Pacers, 119-116

Nov. 30, 2019 10:40 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons stole a game for the 76ers. Simmons had three steals in the final 13.9 seconds to lead Philadelphia to a 119-116 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night. “I love being able to get steals and turn guys over,” said Simmons, who finished with 15 points,...

Hornets complete home-and-home sweep of Pistons, 110-107

Nov. 30, 2019 12:08 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Langston Galloway’s shot from near midcourt rimmed out at the buzzer, and the Charlotte Hornets held on for a 110-107 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night. Charlotte completed a home-and-home sweep of the Pistons this week. Detroit must be wondering what it has to do to...