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The Bulls remained tied with the Toronto Raptors for third place in the Eastern Conference with two games to go for each team.
Dikembe Mutombo highlights the 2015 Basketball Hall of Fame class.
Chris Paul scored 25 points, DeAndre Jordan had 17 points and 20 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers cruised to a 119-98 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Friday night.
Aaron Brooks scored seven of his season-high 31 points in overtime to help the short-handed Chicago Bulls beat the Philadelphia 76ers 104-95 on Wednesday night.
Isaiah Canaan had career highs of 31 points and eight 3-pointers, and Jason Richardson added 29 points for the 76ers.
John Henson scored 21 points, Michael Carter-Williams had seven points and eight assists in his Milwaukee debut, and the Bucks built a big early lead against the point guard’s former team in a 104-88 win Wednesday night over the Philadelphia 76ers.
The 76ers will finally return from the NBA All-Star Break tonight as they welcome the Indiana Pacers to the Center.
Hollis Thompson scored a career-high 23 points to lead the improving Philadelphia 76ers to a 105-98 victory over the slumping Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night.
Michael Carter-Williams had a triple-double with 17 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 103-94 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night in a matchup of two of the league’s worst teams.
Robert Covington scored 19 points, Michael Carter-Williams had 14 points and 10 assists, and the Philadelphia 76ers snapped a six-game losing streak with an 89-69 win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.
Anthony Davis had 32 points, 10 rebounds and four blocked shots, and the New Orleans Pelicans stretched their season-long winning streak to four games with a 99-74 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.
Carmelo Anthony had 27 points and 11 rebounds to lead the New York Knicks past the Philadelphia 76ers 98-91 on Wednesday night.
This will be the second of four meetings between these two teams this season. The Knicks won the first back on November 22nd, grabbing a 91-83 decision in New York. Forward Carmelo Anthony did the Sixers in that night as he led the Knicks with 25 points.