Basketball

NBA career-high 49 for Embiid in 76ers win

Joel Embiid has scored a career-high 49 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as Philadelphia dealt with the absence of Ben Simmons to beat Atlanta 129-112 in the NBA on Tuesday (AEDT). Missing All-Star Simmons for the second time in three games because of a back injury, the Sixers mixed up their starting line-up and got […]

NBA

James Harden drops 49 as Houston Rockets record seventh straight NBA win

James Harden recorded his fifth 40-plus point scoring effort during the Houston Rockets’ seven-game winning streak, posting 49 in a 125-105 victory over the host Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday. Saturday night's NBA scores Latest Conference standings Who's leading the East? Who's leading the West? Houston Rockets 125-105 Minnesota Timberwolves James Harden recorded his fifth 40-plus […]