San Antonio Spurs (33-35, 10th in the Western Conference) vs. Brooklyn Nets (45-24, second in the Eastern Conference) Brooklyn; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EDT BOTTOM LINE: San Antonio heads to Brooklyn for a non-conference matchup. The Nets have gone 25-8 in home games.
Tobias Harris scored a game-high 27 points for Philadelphia, which leads Brooklyn by two games with three remaining. Doug McDermott also had 20 points while Justin Holiday totalled 16 points and five rebounds. T.J. McConnell added 10 points and six rebounds.
First, they needed help from one of the teams in front of them. They trail the 10th-place Washington Wizards (32-37) by three games after Tuesday night, but they no longer can catch the Indiana Pacers or Charlotte Hornets — who are tied for eighth at 33-36, four games ahead of the Bulls (29-40) — after the Pacers beat the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday and the Hornets lost to the Denver Nuggets.