Joel Embiid scored 27 points, including the go-ahead dunk with 13.2 seconds remaining, and Philadelphia held Cleveland without a point for the final 3 ½ minutes in a 98-97 win over the Cavaliers on Tuesday night.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons watched the 76ers’ game in street clothes, bothered by a shoulder injury but feeling downright sunny about their chances after a rough road trip.

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Nikola Jokic hit an off-balanced 20-foot shot with 1.2 seconds remaining, helping the Denver Nuggets rally from a 21-point, fourth-quarter deficit to stun the Philadelphia 76ers 100-97 on Friday night.


Devin Booker scored 40 points, Ricky Rubio added 21 points and 10 assists, and the Phoenix Suns beat the NBA's final undefeated team by knocking off the Philadelphia 76ers 114-109 on Monday night.


Furkan Korkmaz made a 3-pointer with 0.4 seconds left and the unbeaten Philadelphia 76ers rallied for their fifth straight victory, 129-128 over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night.


Joel Embiid scored 36 points, including the winning free throws with 5.3 seconds left, and the Philadelphia 76ers won their third straight game to begin the season with a 105-103 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night.

SAN ANTONIO - Reading native Lonnie Walker IV announced on social media on Tuesday that the San Antonio Spurs extended his contract through the 2020-21 season. The Reading High product is set to make $2.8 million each season for the next two years.

CAMDEN, N.J. - The Sixers held media day on Monday as the 2019-20 season begins soon. Several players spoke about their high hopes for the upcoming campaign.

The NBA released the full schedule for the 2019-20 season, including the full slate of games for the 76ers, on Monday. The team's schedule features several nationally televised games as well as a contest on Christmas Day.

Former Lehigh basketball standout CJ McCollumn reportedly signed a contract extension with the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski was the first to report the deal and the details:

Lonnie Walker IV was named to the NBA summer league second-team for his performance in the league in Las Vegas. The San Antonio Spur averaged 30 points in his games in the summer league.

The Philadelphis 76ers introduced their new players and re-signed players in a press conference on Friday. Along with managing partner Josh Harris and general manager Elton Brand, the Sixers introduced returning players Tobias Harris and James Ennis III as well as newcomers Al Horford, Josh …