SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The way his Philadelphia 76ers are winning, coach Doc Rivers sees no reason to discuss the. Tobias Harris hit a go-ahead jumper with 3:44 to play, another basket on the next possession, and finished with 25 points and 13 rebounds to help the Sixers hold off the Golden State Warriors 108-98 on Tuesday night. My attitude is not to get the highlights, get the praise; it’s to get the win,” Rivers said.
Harris also converted a free throw on Draymond Green’s technical foul with 2:47 remaining.
Rivers like how Harris has improved from game to game.
“What I liked about histo him,” Rivers said. “And he made plays, not just with his shot but with the pass. Played phenomenal defense.” Ben Simmons added 22 points and eight rebounds for the Sixers, who pulled off their road win after a 101-100 victory at New York on Sunday. The leaders improved to 31-13 with their ninth victory in 10 games. As a group, we’ve won nine out of 10 games; the guys are playing good basketball – no need to talk about it,” Rivers said about Thursday’s deadline. Kelly Oubre Jr. had 24 points and ten rebounds to carry the load for the Warriors, with his name famous in trade conversations.
He’s coveted,” coach Steve Kerr said.
Jordan Poole added 19, who roared back with a big third quarter after trailing by 24. “This was a tough loss. We fought till the end,” Andrew Wiggins said. “Nice comeback and all, but we didn’t close at the end.”
missed his third straight game with a bruised tailbone since falling hard on his backside at Houston last Wednesday and won’t play for at least a week, Kerr said before the game.
Younger brother Seth Curry of the Sixers also sat out afterlast Wednesday in an overtime loss to the Bucks. He missed his game.
One family member delivered with a big night: Their brother-in-law, Damion Lee, scored 16 points forin 24 minutes off the bench.
Kerr said that the rookie center James Wiseman returned from the NBA’s health andafter missing three games and will stay in the starting lineup indefinitely.
After one quarter, Philadelphia hit 12 of its initial 22 shots to build a 27-9 lead and was up 35-17.
The silence was held before tipoff for Hall of Famer, who died Monday at age 86.
had an MRI, and the test revealed inflammation in the tailbone. He will for Golden State before being re-evaluated in a week. Poole started in Curry’s place again.
Kerr sat sternly in front of a black background featuring 18 names – representing each of the peopleover the past week in Atlanta and Boulder, Colorado.
Before Kerr began to talk basketball, he delivered another message aboutthat hits so close.
“If we don’t humanize, it just continues to be a statistic, and it makes it much easier for the idiots out there to say, ‘this is the price of freedom’, regarding owning guns. ‘This is the price of freedom,’ that’s possibly the dumbest expression I’ve ever heard,” said Kerr, speaking sternly on what he calls “weapons of war.”
Kerr’s father, Malcolm, was murdered in Beirut while president of the Americanfreshman in Arizona.
76ers: Philadelphia earned its first San Francisco on Mar. 7 – Golden State’s second-to-last game before the NBA shut down for COVID-19. Philadelphia returned home to host the Pistons before the season was halted.court in Chase Center, having last won on the Warriors‘ floor with a 113-104 victory on Jan. 31, 2019. The 76ers lost 118-114 in
The Sixers have the second-bestbehind Utah. Warriors: F Eric Paschall, like Wiseman, returned from . … Poole was named to the All-NBA G League third team after averaging 22.4 points, 5.3 rebounds, and 3.6 assists in 33.4 minutes over 11 games for Santa Cruz. He shot 45.1%. … The Warriors have four in the state of California. … C Kevon Looney was also back after sitting out the second consecutive game at Memphis because of a false .
76ers: At the Los Angeles Lakers onfor the third stop on their six-game trip.
Warriors:night. Golden on Jan. 4.
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