76ers Fall to Clippers | Game Recap At The Buzzer

by Matt Murphy

Snapshot:

The 76ers (26-19) fell to the LA Clippers (23-24), 102-101, at home on Friday night.

The Clippers overcame a 24-point, third-quarter deficit.

Philadelphia shot 38-for-91 (.418) from the floor, 10-for-28 (.357) from beyond the arc, and 15-for-21 (.714) from the free-throw line. The Clippers registered shooting totals of 40-for-87 (.460) overall, 11-for-32 (.344) from 3, and 11-for-15 (.733) from the foul line.

Seven LA players scored in double figures, including all five starters. Reggie Jackson led the way for the visitors with 19 points (8-14 fg, 1-2 3fg, 2-2 ft) and a game-high nine assists in 29 minutes.

Key Contributors:

Joel Embiid

  • In his fifth 40-plus point game of the season, Embiid collected a game-high 40 points (15-25 fg, 3-3 3fg, 7-10 ft), 13 rebounds, six assists, and one blocked shot in 37 minutes.

Tobias Harris

  • In 40 minutes of action, Harris posted 20 points (8-17 fg, 1-2 3fg, 3-5 ft), seven rebounds, four assists, three steals, and one block.

Tyrese Maxey

  • Maxey saw a game-high 45:34 of playing time and tallied 19 points (7-18 fg, 3-6 3fg, 2-2 ft), two rebounds, and a team-high eight assists. It was his sixth game of the season with at least three 3-point field goals.

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Up Next:

The Sixers head to San Antonio to take on the Spurs on Sunday at 7 p.m. ET. 

After that, Philadelphia begins a five-game homestand that opens with the New Orleans Pelicans (Tuesday) and Los Angeles Lakers (Thursday).

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