Sixers beat Nets to take 3-1 series lead as Joel Embiid dominates and Mike Scott sinks clutch shot

Joel Embiid finished with 31 points, 16 rebounds, 7 assists and six blocks after missing Game 3 with tendinitis in his left knee. Tobias Harris added 24 points, while Ben Simmons added 15 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists.

Sixers picked up two road playoff wins against Nets by dominating fourth quarter

In the fourth quarter of the two playoff road games in the Barclays Center, the Sixers outscored the Nets, 61-42.

Sixers picked up two road playoff wins against Nets by dominating fourth quarter

In the fourth quarter of the two playoff road games in the Barclays Center, the Sixers outscored the Nets, 61-42.
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Mike Scott was a cool customer when the Sixers needed him most | Mike Sielski

His late three-pointer sealed the Game 4 win and showed why GM Elton Brand got him.
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Mike Scott was a cool customer when the Sixers needed him most | Mike Sielski

His late three-pointer sealed the Game 4 win and showed why GM Elton Brand got him.

Sixers overcome Nets’ adjustments, Caris LeVert’s continued success to take commanding lead in NBA playoff series

Nets coach Kenny Atkinson replaced DeMarre Carroll with Caris LeVert, and Rodions Kurucs with Jared Dudley.

Sixers overcome Nets’ adjustments, Caris LeVert’s continued success to take commanding lead in NBA playoff series

Nets coach Kenny Atkinson replaced DeMarre Carroll with Caris LeVert, and Rodions Kurucs with Jared Dudley.
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Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid owned the moment in Sixers-Nets Game 4. That’s a big deal for this team | David Murphy

Perched atop the shoulders of the two young stars who will ultimately determine how this current chapter of franchise history ends, the Sixers went ahead, 3-1, in the series.

Jimmy Butler had Joel Embiid’s back in Sixers-Nets fight, so Embiid will cover his fine

Butler was ejected for shoving Jared Dudley, after the Nets forward rammed Embiid in the back following a Flagrant 1 foul that the Sixers center committed on Jarrett Allen.

Jimmy Butler, Jared Dudley get ejected after skirmish breaks out in Sixers-Nets NBA playoff game; Joel Embiid calls Dudley ‘a nobody’

The Sixers' swingman was ejected after defending Joel Embiid when Dudley rushed the center for a hard foul.

Sixers 112, Nets 108

The Sixers beat the Nets 112-108 in game four of the Eastern Conference playoffs at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Saturday, April 20, 2019.

Sixers’ Joel Embiid to play in Game 4 versus Nets

The two-time All-Star center missed Game 3 due to tendinitis in his left knee. He'll be in the lineup for Game 4.

Jimmy Butler has become Sixers’ leader in NBA playoffs series against Nets

Despite averaging just 11.5 points in the past two playoff games, Jimmy Butler is the 76ers leader and key player this postseason.

JJ Redick’s Game 3 shooting for Sixers has sent the Nets back to the drawing board in NBA playoff series

The Nets needed to keep the Sixers' two primary shooters — JJ Redick and Tobias Harris — cold, and they couldn't do it in Game 3.

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Sixers’ Tobias Harris’ resurgence against Nets in NBA playoffs reminds us why he is a max contract candidate | David Murphy

The last couple of games have served to legitimize the strategy the Sixers’ front office employed in acquiring Harris from the Clippers in early February and Jimmy Butler before him.

Meet the nine women who help the Sixers succeed

“Women make businesses better.” The Sixers know that. That’s why they have a number of women in high-profile front-office and advancement positions. Get to know them.

Ben Simmons joins Oscar Robertson, Magic Johnson in NBA playoffs’ history books

The 76ers point guard joins two Hall of Famers as the only players in NBA to record at least 200 points, 100 rebounds and 100 assists through their first 13 playoff games.

Sixers-Nets observations: Tobias Harris’ advantage, effort; Brooklyn’s early miscues

Harris took advantage of his height, 6-foot-9, to shoot over the Nets defense.

Sixers podcast: Ben Simmons’ performance, Joel Embiid’s replacements, looking ahead to Game 4

Keith Pompey and Marc Narducci break down Ben Simmons’ 31-point effort in the 76ers’ 131-115 Game 3 victory over the Brooklyn Nets in the opening round of the playoffs.

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