Sharpshooting Denver Nuggets too much for Joel Embiid-less Sixers in 104-95 rout

DENVER — Many were quick to frown on the 76ers’ chances during this six-game road trip with Joel Embiid sidelined because of a bone bruise in his left knee. But the Sixers silenced their doubters, taking down the New York Knicks, Golden State Warriors, and Los Angeles Lakers in their first three games. However, Embiid’s absence was too big to overcome against the Los Angeles Clippers. And the same can be said about Tuesday night’s 104-95 loss to the Denver Nuggets at Ball Arena. The Sixers dropped to 32-15 after their second consecutive setback and lost sole possession of first place in the Ea…

Read More

HEDGE accordingly