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Recap - 76ers Defeat Detroit 109-99

Joel Embiid scored 39 points and chipped in with 17 rebounds for Philadelphia on Saturday, leading the 76ers to a 109-99 victory over Detroit at Wells Fargo Center.

Philadelphia was a favorite by -7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 221.5.

JJ Redick had 16 points for Philadelphia and Mike Muscala chipped in with 14 points. Ben Simmons had 5 assists for the 76ers, while Joel Embiid was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 17 boards.

The Pistons got a 38-point performance from Blake Griffin, who was supported by 13 points from Langston Galloway. Blake Griffin had 6 assists in a losing cause for Detroit, while Blake Griffin grabbed 13 rebounds.

Philadelphia led at halftime, 69-47.

Philadelphia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-44.

Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Brooklyn looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Miami.