Ben Simmons delivering what the Sixers need to win

"Ultimately, I just want to win," he says. "How I’m ready to do that is whether it’s getting 10 steals and no points and no rebounds or 50 assists, whatever it is, I’m going to do.”

Sixers’ Joel Embiid listed as questionable for Monday’s game with Pistons

Mike Scott (right knee swelling) and Vincent Poirier (health and safety protocols) remain sidelined. The Pistons will be without Derrick Rose (left knee soreness) and Killian Hayes (right hip strain).

Sixers’ Joel Embiid listed as questionable for Monday’s game with Pistons

Mike Scott (right knee swelling) and Vincent Poirier (health and safety protocols) remain sidelined. The Pistons will be without Derrick Rose (left knee soreness) and Killian Hayes (right hip strain).

Sixers showed against Detroit they can win when they are far from their best

During Saturday's 114-110 win, the Sixers struggled mightily against the downtrodden Detroit Pistons, but had enough to get a win, something which might not have occurred last season.

Sixers showed against Detroit they can win when they are far from their best

During Saturday's 114-110 win, the Sixers struggled mightily against the downtrodden Detroit Pistons, but had enough to get a win, something which might not have occurred last season.

Sixers-Pistons best/worst: Ben Simmons’ solid all-around game, Philly reserves first-half struggles

Simmons finished with a season-high 20 points to go with nine rebounds, seven assists, a game-high three steals and a block

Sixers-Pistons best/worst: Ben Simmons’ solid all-around game, Philly reserves first-half struggles

Simmons finished with a season-high 20 points to go with nine rebounds, seven assists, a game-high three steals and a block
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Embiid finished with 33 points and 14 rebounds. Simmons had a season-high 20 points, nine rebounds, and seven assists.

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Embiid has already missed one game with back tightness and two other games with right knee pain.

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Embiid says of Simmons: "I love playing with him and I’m sure he loves playing with me, too. I don’t know how to explain it. It’s just been fun having someone like that."

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He scored 11 of his points on 5-for-7 shooting, three assists and one steal came in the fourth quarter. He sparked the Sixers in a decisive 14-2 run to break the game open in the fourth quarter.

Three reasons why the Sixers beat the Boston Celtics, 122-110

Joel Embiid was again unstoppable, Ben Simmons was unconscious in the fourth quarter and Matisse Thybulle was a factor on both ends of the court.

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