With the threat of a Damian Lillard trade demand hanging over them, the Blazers are desperate to improve the roster, but with few avenues.
Joel Embiid starred as the Philadelphia 76ers held off the Charlotte Hornets in a 127-124 overtime win
Joel Embiid had a season-high 43 points, 15 rebounds and seven assists, and the Philadelphia 76ers held off the short-handed Charlotte Hornets 127-124 in overtime on Monday night. Tobias Harris returned from a one-game absence due to illness and had 21 points and 11 rebounds as the 76ers shot 52.9% from the field and earned back-to-back wins for the first time since Nov. 4-6. Embiid had six of Philadelphia’s eight points in overtime and assisted on the other score.