Before that basket, the Sixers reserves had been outscored 23-0 by the Brooklyn substitutes.
As dramatic as that early advantage was for the Nets, the Sixers reserves led by Alec Burks came back in the second half and did their share during Thursday’s 112-104 overtime win over the Nets.
In the end, the Sixers reserves were outscored 38-34, but they took control in the second half and overtime.
Sure the Sixers were playing without Ben Simmons, out with lower back tightness.
Glenn Robinson III started in place of Horford, who came off the bench for the second straight game.