The Sixers are good, but not that good, yet.
Coming off a win over the Spurs, in San Antonio, just a few days ago the team battled the streaking Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday evening on ESPN. They led for a good portion of the contest, except for when it mattered. In the end, the Thunder were too much and extended their win streak to eight games with a 122-112 win.
Philly shot better than OKC from the field, beyond the arc, and was just out-rebounded by one. However, they committed 18 turnovers to the Thunder’s 11.
Joel Embiid led the Sixers with 27 points and battled foul trouble as he had three fouls just midway through the second quarter. However, he did unleash this emphatic dunk:
— Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) January 28, 2018
Ben Simmons had 22 points and Dario Saric chipped in 16 in the losing effort.
Some more Embiid highlights to start off your day:
The team visits the Bucks tonight at 8pm.
Now to what else went down this weekend. Continue Reading