Joel Embiid scored 28 of his 41 factors within the first half and the Philadelphia 76ers continued their highway success with a 120-110 victory towards the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday.
Tyrese Maxey added 22 factors and Tobias Harris had 20 towards his former group because the 76ers improved to 3-0 to start out a five-game highway journey. Philadelphia prolonged its general highway successful streak to 5 video games and gained for the eighth time previously 10 video games general.
The Sixers topped 110 factors for the fifteenth consecutive sport, doing so even with James Harden restricted to 6 factors on 1-of-6 taking pictures. Harden added 9 assists, and Embiid had 9 rebounds.
Joel Embiid’s 41 factors elevate the @sixers! pic.twitter.com/jP5ZrSgdqm
— NBA (@NBA) January 18, 2023
Kawhi Leonard scored 27 factors and Norman Powell added 16 for the Clippers, who misplaced for the eighth time in 10 video games. Los Angeles’ Paul George scored 13 factors in his return after lacking 5 video games with a hamstring harm.
Terance Mann and Ivica Zubac every scored 12 factors for the Clippers, who completed a run of 5 consecutive residence video games with a 2-3 file. They now play 10 of the subsequent 11 video games on the highway, though one of many away video games is towards the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Sixers held a 34-27 lead after one quarter due to 63.2 % taking pictures from the sphere. Embiid powered a 63-52 halftime benefit after scoring 15 factors within the second quarter alone.
The Clippers pulled in entrance for the primary time within the sport at 79-78 with 3:46 remaining within the third quarter on a Zubac basket earlier than the Sixers went into the ultimate interval with a 90-89 benefit. An 11-4 run to open the fourth quarter gave Philadelphia a 101-93 lead.
The Sixers put the sport away with an 11-0 spurt for a 115-98 lead with 4:24 left earlier than Clippers coach Tyronn Lue eliminated his starters with 3:16 remaining. Philadelphia in the end prolonged the run to 13-0.
The 76ers at the moment are 7-0 towards Pacific Division groups.
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