“He’s a real professional at doing that. He knows how to get into the game with his mindset. He’s just a total team guy. He’s a guy that said to me ‘anything you need from me. I will do. I just want to win. I’m for the team.’ He’s been completely a man of his word. A guy who shoots the ball the way he does, when he gets on roll like he did in the first half, it’s a beautiful thing to watch.”
Philadelphia center Joel Embiid missed his fourth consecutive game after testing positive for COVID-19 on Monday. For the game, Indiana shot 57% while Philadelphia shot 43%.
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Tobias Harris was in his second game back after missing six games with COVID-19 health and safety protocols. The 76ers announced after the game assistant coach Dave Joerger is taking a leave of absence to undergo chemotherapy and radiation treatments to combat a treatable form of cancer. LeVert finished with 12 points After a rough start, Indiana has won five of its last seven games.