The Sixers secured their sixth straight win, 135-115, and the only bummer of the night was Washington falling one point short of upsetting Milwaukee.
Joel Embiid: 34 points, 12 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 block, 3 turnovers
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It’s not exactly surprising that Joel Embiid ate when a shorthanded Rockets team was forced to have Kelly Olynyk guard him while playing 40 minutes. At least twice, Joel made an outstanding read to an open teammate for 3, who then missed the shot, but Embiid got the offensive rebound and putback.
Joel Embiid w/ a game-high 34 points pic.