PHILADELPHIA - Joel Embiid had 28 points and 11 rebounds, James Harden added 26 points and 10 assists and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Orlando Magic 105-94 on Wednesday night. The Sixers split the home-and-home set this week with Orlando. The Magic stormed back from a 21-point, first-quarter deficit to beat the 76ers 119-109 on Monday night.
Coming back from so much time off, we’re going to continue to monitor that and take extra precautions to make sure he’s going to be OK going forward,” coach Jamahl Mosley said. Not trying to do too much and keep monitoring his situation. He had 2 points, 3 rebounds and 1 steal in 10 minutes in Monday’s win over the 76ers at Wells Fargo Center.
The Warriors reportedly are looking to improve their defense ahead of the NBA trade deadline on Feb. 9.