Joel Embiid leads Philadelphia 76ers to a win against a depleted Houston Rockets 118-113 with his 31 points, 11 rebounds and 9 assists which included a last minute jumper to help his side to a win on Wednesday. 76ers put an end to their three match losing streak and Seth Curry had 25 points for the night and Tobias Harris was at 24 for the Eastern Conference side. Ben Simmons was missing from the lineup after his 42 points haul with nine rebounds and 12 assists.
Rockets were led by John Wall who had 28 points for the night and were without P.J. Tucker and Victor Oladipo. Houston has now lost seven matches back to back with just 19 points by DeMarcus Cousins and Jae'Sean Tate and 17 by Eric Gordon.