Statistically the Sixers had their best offensive game, and worst defensive one, of the season against the Nets last night.
Winning without their stars; improvement in Milton's passing; surviving Harrell minutes; a perfect 5-0 week to vault to second in the East.
Embiid's big night; the development of his midrange game; Maxey powers Sixers to fourth quarter run.
After starting De'Anthony Melton in place of Tyrese Maxey last night, Doc Rivers says the Sixers will use three different starting lineups from here on out. Here's a breakdown on why.
Another disappointing effort on defense leads to a 133-114 loss to the Thunder, and more concerns about the team's ability to defend the perimeter.
As we approach the halfway point of the season the Sixers had their starting five of Embiid, Harden, Maxey, Harris and Tucker available for just the seventh time all season. Rich and I discuss how they looked in their win over the Pistons, how Maxey and Embiid have looked since
A brilliant performance from Zach LaVine, a clunker of a shooting night from James Harden and a bunch of defensive miscues end the Sixers' home winning streak at 11.
First-half struggles on defense lead to a pair of losses; thoughts on staggering Embiid and Harden's minutes; stuff you should check out.