With the win, the Sixers moved into a tie with the idle Cavaliers for the number three seed in the east.
Before Thursday's first half came to a close, the Sixers' margin swelled as large as 19 points, and the lead was 65-49 at the break. Philadelphia began Tuesday in the fourth spot in the Eastern Conference, a half-game ahead of fifth-place in and a half-game behind third-place Cleveland.
Guard JJ Redick top-scored with 19 points for the Sixers, while Simmons shared rare court time with fellow No.1 draft pick Markelle Fultz, who chipped in 10 points, with All Star centre Joel Embiid absent through injury.
Even with mostly bench players, the Sixers maintained a large lead through the fourth quarter.
Before losing to the Sixers, the Pistons had won five straight games including seven of their last eight. Kevin Love didn't play in the last game against the Sixers. He was 10-of-13 from the field, 5-of-7 from downtown and finished with 25 points and six assists. En route to registering 9 points by intermission, Holmes scored all four of his field goals on dunks.
It's also their 25th game this season with at least 30 assists. At the defensive end, where they have been good all season, they are allowing just 96.2 points per 100 possessions, the best in the National Basketball Association during this time.
Erving, who celebrated his 68th birthday on February 22, was selected to the All-NBA first team five times and was the recipient of the 1983 J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award for outstanding service and dedication to the community.
Davis struggled in the previous two games after twisting an ankle in a loss to Portland on March 27.
One 3-pointer at a time.
Now that they're healthy, the Cavaliers can cover - and pull off the win - by beating the 76ers at their own game of run-outs leading to easy baskets. If a tiebreaker scenario were to occur, the Pacers hold the tiebreaker over both of these teams. "We definitely want to treat it as a playoff game". He returned to the team's lineup briefly but has not played since complaining of soreness in his injured thigh after the Spurs' home win over Denver on January 13. The teams have stayed under the total in each of their last four meetings in Detroit and in five of their last six meetings overall.
Playing with a rest advantage, Stan Van Gundy's Pistons failed to stop the 76ers from executing.
Senator Bukar, who represents Katsina North ( Daura Zone) in the Senate, died around 10.am on Wednesday following an illness. Bukar who was born in Daura , Katsina State, in December 1953 was 1978 graduate of Engineering of Ahmadu Bello University .
Apple can't afford to keep lagging behind in this space, especially now that it's asking even more of Siri with the HomePod . Users have often spoken of what they view as Siri's inferior quality when compared to Google Assistant and Amazon's Alexa .
The locations are now spread out all over the island map and can be accessed on both the interior and shoreline of the island. And that's all you need to know to find hidden gnomes in Fortnite Battle Royale and tick the challenge off the list.
He also met leaders from different parties to generate support over getting Special Category Status (SCS) for Andhra Pradesh. Naidu said. "Ambition to grow is one thing but doing things this way is not acceptable, not a correct approach".
Sean Hannity and Jimmy Kimmel are feuding after the late-night host cracked a joke at first lady Melania Trump 's expense. Hannity posted old television clips of Kimmel making sexual jokes and called the comedian "Mr Harvey Weinstein jr".
According to The New York Times , police had encountered Vassell before and classified him as emotionally disturbed. In all, three plainclothes officers and one uniformed officer fired 10 rounds between them, Monahan said.
People pay their respects outside the home of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in Soweto, South Africa, April 2, 2018. The couple were divorced in 1996, two years after Nelson Mandela became South Africa's first black President.
The US measures mainly goods that allegedly benefitted from China's theft of US intellectual property. That came with the US considering duties on an additional $100 billion in goods imported from China.
Ronaldo noted after the match that for all the goals he has scored in his career, the most recent one may be the best he's netted. He put them in command of the Champions League last-16 tie before popping up with a world class effort in 64th minute.
Holmes was nervous when Damper picked up the gun. " It ain't got no clip, bud ", the other man in the auto is heard saying. THIS is the horrific moment a man is accidentally shot in the head on Facebook Live while his pals mess about with guns.
Key events in rapid escalation of US-China trade dispute
The proposal is in retaliation for China's announcement of tariffs on US products like soybeans, beef, pork, and some airplanes. Financial markets, unsettled for days by the trade fight and Trump's management of it, whipsawed again on the new threat.
Former Bernalillo schools bookkeeper pleads guilty to fraud
Tad Cummins has pleaded guilty to kidnapping his teenage student, taking her across state lines and sexually assaulting her. A Bryan man was sentenced to 25 years in prison Tuesday after pleading guilty to assaulting a public servant in May 2017.
Long-lost daughter reunited with family after 24 years
On Monday, Mr Wang and Kang Ying spoke for the first time via a voice messenger app, thecover.cn reported (in Chinese). She had been told by her adoptive father that she was found on the side of the road and did not have a mother .
President Trump blames state of DACA on Democrats
DACA stands for "Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals". "It's frustrating because we're in limbo right now", Agustin added. Trump has previously called for the "nuclear option" - changing Senate rules to end the filibuster.
Spotify soars in $26 billion stock debut
Since 2006, the firm has expanded to having 157mn users across the globe with 71mn people paying a monthly subscription fee. It's not really been a good time for technology stocks, but on the day of Spotify's debut the Nasdaq closed up 1 .06%.