NEW YORK — Spencer Dinwiddie scored 27 factors, D’Angelo Russell added 22 in his greatest efficiency since coming back from knee surgical procedure, and the Brooklyn Nets snapped a four-game skid with a 116-108 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night time.
Rookie middle Jarrett Allen, making his first begin at dwelling, had 16 factors and 12 rebounds for the Nets, who took cost of an in depth sport with an 11-Zero run early within the fourth quarter.
Dinwiddie had six factors throughout the spurt and a pair of current 76ers contributed the opposite 5 factors within the first assembly since a commerce between the groups final month.
Joel Embiid had 29 factors and 14 rebounds for the 76ers, who dropped their third straight and fell again to .500 at 24-24. Ben Simmons scored 24 and J.J. Redick had 20 in his return from a seven-game absence with a leg harm.
Simmons was 9 of 10 for 18 factors in his first 14 minutes however the Sixers could not construct a lot of a lead partly due to Russell, who just lately returned from a two-month absence and felt adequate to play on each nights of a back-to-back.
Neither workforce led by double digits by means of three quarters and the 76ers had been forward 92-91 within the opening minute of the fourth earlier than Nik Stauskas — traded by Philadelphia together with Jahlil Okafor to Brooklyn in December — made a Three-pointer. Dinwiddie adopted with three free throws and one other Three, and Okafor scored inside to cap the run and make it 102-92 with 7:09 to play.
Embiid tried to deliver the Sixers again, bulling his means for consecutive baskets that lower it to 111-107. However quickly after he fouled Allen and DeMarre Carroll, who made all 4 free throws to maintain Brooklyn safely forward.