Today was game four for the Philadelphia 76ers and the Brooklyn Nets, and it’s starting to look like the 76ers are going to survive and advance from the first round of the NBA Playoffs.
With today’s 112-108 win, the 76ers are up now 3 games to 1 on the Nets. Philly was outscored by 9 points during the first period and Brooklyn was in the lead 33-24. The Nets continued to play well and at half time, they were winning the game 63-57.
The 76ers were down, but definitely not out of it. They hung around and kept the game close. The Nets were winning 91-85 heading into the fourth, but the Spirit of 76 came alive in Philadelphia. The 76ers scored 27 points in the final period and eventually won the game 112-108.
Nets Center, Joel Embiid, lead his team in points (31) and rebounds (16). Forward, Tobias Harris, scored 24 points and had 8 rebounds. Game 5 is scheduled for Tuesday, April 23, at 8:00 p.m.