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Harris, Embiid lead 76ers to 114-95 rout of Cavaliers

Nov. 17, 2019 7:22 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers made certain there was no late drama against the Cleveland Cavaliers this time. A few days after a one-point victory over the Cavaliers at home, the 76ers jumped ahead early and steadily built the lead for a 114-95 rout Sunday. Cleveland nearly pulled off an upset in...

Gallinari, Paul lead Thunder past 76ers 127-119 in OT

Nov. 16, 2019 12:38 AM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — When Danilo Gallinari hit a big 3-pointer in overtime, the crowd roared in support of the Oklahoma City Thunder. It was just like old times. Gallinari scored 28 points to help Oklahoma City beat the Philadelphia 76ers 127-119 on Friday night. Chris Paul had 27 points for the Thunder,...

Vucevic, big 4th quarter sent Magic past 76ers 112-97

Nov. 13, 2019 10:55 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It took the Orlando Magic 10¾ games to find their offense. Nikola Vucevic had 25 points and seven Orlando players scored in double figures as the Magic came up with a big fourth quarter and beat the Philadelphia 76ers 112-97 on Wednesday night. "It was good to see the offense...

Embiid scores 27, leads 76ers past Cavaliers 98-97

Nov. 12, 2019 10:38 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The shots weren't falling for the Philadelphia 76ers, so they clamped down on defense. Joel Embiid scored 27 points, including the go-ahead dunk with 13.2 seconds remaining, and Philadelphia held Cleveland without a point for the final 3 ½ minutes in a 98-97 win over the Cavaliers...

Embiid scores 18, leads 76ers past Hornets 114-106

Nov. 10, 2019 9:27 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons watched the 76ers' game in street clothes, bothered by a shoulder injury but feeling downright sunny about their chances after a rough road trip. "I feel great," Simmons said. "Woke up on a beautiful Sunday, excited to see my team play." The 76ers were delighted to give an...

76ers' Simmons to miss Hornets game with shoulder injury

Nov. 9, 2019 5:46 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons will miss a second straight game Sunday against the Charlotte Hornets because of a sprained AC joint in his right shoulder. Simmons was hurt Wednesday when he bumped into Royce O'Neale's chest while posting up in the first quarter of a 106-104 loss...

Jokic hits late jumper, Nuggets stun Sixers with big rally

Nov. 9, 2019 1:23 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic lofted the winning shot and then pleaded for it to fall as he tumbled to the floor. "I was hoping," he said. "I mean, you're happy that you didn't miss, because then everybody will be mad at you. The whole arena is going to be disappointed." Instead, the Denver Nuggets big man...

76ers guard Ben Simmons out 1 game with shoulder injury

Nov. 7, 2019 6:29 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons will miss Friday's game at Denver because of sprained AC joint in his right shoulder. Simmons will sit out against Denver and will be evaluated again before Sunday's game against Charlotte. He was hurt Wednesday in Philadelphia's loss at Utah....

Mitchell scores 24, Jazz outlast 76ers for 106-104 victory

Nov. 7, 2019 1:50 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rebounding became a primary focus for the Utah Jazz after they struggled on the boards in two straight losses. It turned into an area of strength against the Philadelphia 76ers. Donovan Mitchell had 24 points and eight assists as the Jazz beat Philadelphia 106-104 on Wednesday night...

76ers' Ben Simmons injured in first half against Jazz

Nov. 6, 2019 10:32 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons did not return for the second half Wednesday night at Utah because of right shoulder soreness. Simmons sustained a stinger in his shoulder in the first quarter after bumping Jazz guard Royce O'Neale in the chest while posting up. Simmons played...