Joel Embiid inspired the Philadelphia 76ers to a come-from-behind 118-115 victory against the Boston Celtics.
Embiid tallied a game-high 37 points and 22 rebounds to help the 76ers overcome their NBA Eastern Conference rivals on Wednesday.
The 76ers trailed by as many as 15 points in the second quarter and headed into the locker room down 11 in Philadelphia midweek.
But, the 76ers rallied over the next 12 minutes and took the lead for good with less than a minute to play on an and-one by Ben Simmons.
Jimmy Butler added 22 points on seven-of-17 shooting for the 76ers, while Tobias Harris chipped in 21.
Kyrie Irving finished with 36 points for Boston in the losing effort but connected on just three of his 13 three-point attempts.
Philadelphia improved to 47-25 and sit third in the east. Meanwhile, Boston are fifth with a 43-29 record.
Westbrook, Harden's big nights not enough for Thunder and Rockets
Russell Westbrook tallied 42 points and 11 rebounds for the Oklahoma City Thunder, who succumbed to the Toronto Raptors 123-114 in overtime.
Houston Rockets star James Harden poured in 57 points, eight assists and seven rebounds but his team fell to the Memphis Grizzlies 126-125 in overtime.
Donovan Mitchell scored a game-high 30 points and added five assists in the Utah Jazz's 137-116 win over the New York Knicks.
Wilson woeful in Bucks' shock loss
Milwaukee Bucks forward D.J. Wilson came off the bench and missed eight of his nine shots against the Cleveland Cavaliers, who stunned the high flyers 107-102.
Julius Randle was one-of-nine shooting and scored six points in the New Orleans Pelicans' 119-96 loss to the Orlando Magic. He was minus-25 for the game.
Wade from way downtown
Dwyane Wade beat the buzzer against the San Antonio Spurs as the Miami Heat won 110-105.
Chandler Parsons hit the one-legged three-pointer.
Cleveland Cavaliers 107-102 Milwaukee Bucks
Philadelphia 76ers 118-115 Boston Celtics
Orlando Magic 119-96 New Orleans Pelicans
Utah Jazz 137-116 New York Knicks
Memphis Grizzlies 126-125 Houston Rockets (OT)
Chicago Bulls 126-120 Washington Wizards (OT)
Miami Heat 110-105 San Antonio Spurs
Toronto Raptors 123-114 Oklahoma City Thunder (OT)
Portland Trail Blazers 126-118 Dallas Mavericks
Pacers at Warriors
The Indiana Pacers will look to rebound with a road win against the Golden State Warriors on Thursday. The Pacers have lost three in a row and five of their last seven, while the Warriors enter the matchup coming off a win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
20 de abril 2019
|Farrell guides Saracens into Champions Cup final|
|Eibar 0 Atletico Madrid 1: Lemar strikes late at Ipurua|
|Fabulous Fognini ends Nadal´s Monte Carlo winning streak|
|Bournemouth 0 Fulham 1: Mitrovic on target as Parker´s men win again|
|West Ham 2 Leicester City 2: Last-gasp Barnes strike grabs dramatic draw|
|Huddersfield Town 1 Watford 2: Deulofeu double lifts Watford into seventh|
|Wolves 0 Brighton and Hove Albion 0: Hughton´s men stop rot with stalemate|
|Now I am a genius – Guardiola applauds match-winner Foden|
|Bayern Munich 1 Werder Bremen 0: Fortunate Sule strike edges Kovac´s side closer|
|A-League Review: Brisbane Roar in historic humiliation at home to Newcastle Jets|
|Nerves played a part, admits Bernardo Silva|
|New captain Smith makes fifty as Royals triumph|
|Guardiola suggests De Bruyne´s season could be over after Spurs injury|
|Khan giving no thought to Brook ahead of Crawford battle|
|Lajovic reels off 10 straight games to stay perfect in Monte Carlo|
|Gattuso slams ´naive´ AC Milan after Parma draw|
|Manchester City 1 Tottenham 0: Foden nets first league goal as Spurs fail to dent champions´ title d|
|Waratahs rally to victory in Folau´s absence|
|De Bruyne suffers another injury in blow to Manchester City´s title challenge|
|Parma 1 AC Milan 1: Alves equaliser stuns Gattuso´s men|
|Van Dijk & Sterling lead PFA Player of the Year nominations|
|Ravalawa try seals Dragons win as Sea Eagles fume|
|Zidane cool on Mbappe to Real Madrid talk|
|Irving feels Celtics ´have come a long way´ after beating Pacers again|
|Westbrook a man of his word - George hails Thunder star after prickly win|
|Foden set for second league start, Spurs make five changes|
|Barty beats Azarenka to level up Fed Cup semi-final|
|Alisson thrilled at Joe Gomez´s return from injury|
|Neymar in line for PSG return versus Monaco|
|Azema signs new Clermont contract until 2023|
|Falcao: I´ve got years left at top level|
|Crawford aims to state pound-for-pound case against Khan|
|How Emery´s numbers compare to Arsenal predecessor Wenger|
|Hendricks leads Cubs to fourth straight win|
|MLS Review: Ibrahimovic, Galaxy continue fine form|
|Raptors hold off Magic, Celtics extend lead over Pacers|
|Valverde wary of ´powerful´ Liverpool|
|Raptors star Leonard played through sickness against Magic|
|Djokovic upbeat over French Open chances despite form dip|
|Zaha hints at Palace exit, eyes Champions League|
|I messed up – Miller speaks out after second failed test|
|Johnson continues good form, Lowry leads|
|DeGrom to undergo MRI for elbow ailment|
|Guardiola is world´s best coach – Valverde|
|Klopp: Liverpool still embracing pressure|
19 de abril 2019
|Medvedev masters Djokovic as Fognini fights back in style|
|Guardiola defends tactics after Man City´s Champions League exit|
|Guardiola: VAR is ´f****** boring to talk about´|
|Norwich City 2 Sheffield Wednesday 2: Late Vrancic stunner secures point for Canaries|
|Kohli hits century as Challengers survive Russell onslaught|
|Miller out of Joshua fight after second failed test, says promoter Hearn|
|Hennessey ´desperate´ to be educated about Hitler and Nazism - Hodgson|
|Spurs are amazing! – Ajax boss Ten Hag relishing Tottenham test|
|Nadal passes Pella test to remain on track in Monte Carlo|
|Championship Review: Ten-man Latics dent Leeds´ promotion push, Bolton relegated|
|Juventus goalkeeper Perin has shoulder surgery|
|We always expect something special from Messi – Valverde|
|The O-Line bond behind two Heisman Trophies - Dru Samia & Ben Powers talk protecting Baker Mayfield|
|Super Saints thrash sorry Wigan as Leeds Rhinos climb off the bottom|
|Ramsey could return in two weeks, says Emery|
|Valverde surprised by Coutinho controversy|
|Sexton, Mako Vunipola return for European Champions Cup|
|Under-strength Hurricanes survive Sunwolves scare|
|Lingard admits top-four finish would be ´massive´ for Manchester United|
|Icardi planning Inter stay - agent Wanda Nara|
|Impossible to recreate Ajax model in Serie A – Spalletti|
|Elijah Holyfield set for NFL armed with fatherly advice and Georgia grounding|
|Guardiola ´delighted´ for Ajax boss Ten Hag|
|He can be an important player for us - Gattuso leaves door open for Silva|
|Medvedev stuns Djokovic to continue dream Monte Carlo run|