Joel Embiid leads the Sixers to a comeback win against the Atlanta Hawks, 104-101
The Philadelphia 76ers rallied from a 16-point deficit at home tonight against the Atlanta Hawks to win 104-101, their third straight victory.
Welcome back Joel Embiid
About a half hour before the game, it was announced that Joel Embiid and Matisse Thybulle would be playing tonight.
After missing the last few games, Joel Embiid started off this game extremely slow before shutting the door on the Hawks late in the fourth quarter. He finished with 30 points, eight rebounds, seven assists, two steals, and two blocks.
Embiid scored the final 11 points for the 76ers to secure the win for the Sixers.
The duo that has carried the Sixers over the past week, Tobias Harris and Shake Milton, continued their strong play tonight, combining for 45 points, 15 rebounds, and eight assists on the night.
- Tobias Harris: 24 PTS, 10 REB, 1 AST
- Shake Milton: 21 PTS, 5 REB, 7 AST
Shake Milton Three Pointer
Tobias Harris – Clutch Three to Give the 76ers the Lead
Joel Embiid gives the Sixers the lead with 25 seconds on the clock
Embiid with a CLUTCH rebound to seal the victory
Up Next for the Sixers
The Sixers will travel to Cleveland to face the 13-7 Cavaliers on Wednesday night.