Joel Embiid Hits Winning 3 In OT, Sixers Beat Raptors For 3-0 LeadAfter 76ers coach Doc Rivers called timeout to save the possession as the shot clock was running down, Embiid took an inbounds pass from Danny Green and hit a turnaround shot from near the sideline before running back to his bench in celebration.
Sixers Fans Mask Up For Game 2 Vs. Raptors As Philadelphia Reinstates Mask MandatePhilly is the first major city to reinstate this mask mandate.
Joel Embiid Scores 31 To Lead Sixers To 2-0 Series Lead On RaptorsMaxey had 23 points, nine rebounds and eight assists. Tobias Harris had 20 points and 10 rebounds. James Harden scored 14.
Sixers' Joel Embiid Named Finalist For NBA's MVP Award For Second Straight YearThe other finalists are reigning MVP Nikola Jokic of the Denver Nuggets and the Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo.
Fans React To Sixers Dominating Toronto Raptors In Game 1 Behind Tyrese Maxey's Historic NightTyrese Maxey scored 38 points and became the youngest player in Sixers history to score at least 30 points in a playoff game in the win.
Maxey Breaks Out For 38 Points, 76ers Beat Raptors In Game 1Tyrese Maxey made history and became the youngest player in Sixers history to score at least 30 points in a playoff game in the team's 131-111 victory over the Raptors on Saturday.
Local Artist Dan Duffy Creates Unique Tribute To Honor SixersDan Duffy spent 150 hours on the piece which has over 6,000 tiny letters.
Philadelphia 76ers Need James Harden To Deliver In Postseason For Title ShotThe 76ers sure hope The Beard is good to go — not just for the opening-round Eastern Conference series against Toronto — but for a deep run into June.
76ers' Matisse Thybulle Not Fully Vaccinated, Can't Play In Toronto In First Round Of NBA PlayoffsThybulle is barred from Canada because unvaccinated foreign nationals are currently prohibited from entering the country and limited exemptions to the rule no longer apply to professional athletes.
76ers Win Without Embiid, Harden, Earn No. 4 Seed In EastJoel Embiid sat out after he clinched the scoring title and James Harden joined him on the bench, leaving Shake Milton and Tyrese Maxey to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 118-106 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday night.
WATCH: Sixers Fan Makes Half-Court Shot To Win Free Season TicketsThe banks were open on this shot, evidently.
Sixers' Joel Embiid Becomes First Center To Win NBA Scoring Title Since Shaquille O'NealJoel Embiid averaged 30.6 points per game this season. He's the first Sixer to win the scoring title since Hall of Fame guard Allen Iverson did in the 2004-05 season.
Embiid Has 41 Points, 20 Rebounds As Sixers Down PacersJoel Embiid made his closing argument for MVP votes and all but wrapped up the NBA scoring title, scoring 41 points while collecting 20 rebounds and dishing out four assists to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 133-120 victory Saturday over the Indiana Pacers.
Without Thybulle, Sixers Fall To Raptors 119-114Joel Embiid had 30 points and 10 rebounds, and James Harden had 13 points and 15 assists for the 76ers, whose hopes of winning the Atlantic Division title took a hit.
Embiid Scores 45, 76ers Beat Pacers To Pull Even In Atlantic DivisionThe 76ers, meanwhile, continued to build momentum for a playoff push that begins next week — and perhaps Embiid’s pitch as league MVP.