N.B.A. Roundup: Nets Survive Late Comeback Try From Depleted 76ers

Spencer Dinwiddie scored a career-high 39 issues off the bench and Allen Crabbe added 20 to guide the visiting Nets to a 127-124 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday evening.

Joel Embiid had 33 issues and 17 rebounds, and Ben Simmons scored 22 for Philadelphia, which performed with out Jimmy Butler, who used to be out with a strained groin.

It used to be the Nets’ 2d victory over Philadelphia (19-10) in 3 conferences.

Down by way of 11 within the fourth quarter, the Sixers closed to 111-105 in the back of Embiid’s loose throws and a Three-pointer with Three mins 24 seconds left. Dinwiddie’s basket prolonged the result in 115-105.

Landry Shamet hit consecutive Three’s within the ultimate minute to chop the Nets’ result in 123-118 with 22.nine seconds left. The Nets (11-18) were given a couple of loose throws from Dinwiddie earlier than Shamet nailed some other Three. However Dinwiddie made two extra loose throws to seal it.

CAVALIERS 113, KNICKS 106 Jordan Clarkson scored 28 issues, and a basket by way of Rodney Hood within the fourth quarter gave Cleveland a past due lead because the Cavaliers defeated the visiting Knicks after squandering a 22-point lead.

Hood put the Cavaliers in entrance by way of 107-106 with 23 seconds last after the Knicks took a one-point lead at the rookie Kevin Knox’s fast-break dunk with 32 seconds left.

Enes Kanter and Tim Hardaway every scored 20 issues for the Knicks, who misplaced their 5th instantly, whilst Knox had 19.

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