Road Woes Continue for Sixers, 109-91

The Philadelphia 76ers (25-15) went on the road to face the Dallas Mavericks (24-15).

A tale of two games or halves haunted Philadelphia who drops to a dismal, 7-13 on the road.

Things started well for the Philly boys who claimed a 50-41 lead at the half with Ben Simmons dropping 11 points.

Ir then became nite-nite time for Simmons and crew as Dallas posted a 32 point third and closed with a 34 point final quarter to claim victory.

Simmons finished with the same 11 points he picked up in the first half and added 11 assists.

Josh Richardson and Al Horford each drained 16 points but Tobias Harris added a double-double with a game-high 30 points and 10 boards.

Luka Doncic and Dwight Powell both had 19 points, 12 rebound games for the Mavs. Dorian Finley-Smith added 16 points.

Philadelphia was dismal on three-pointers, hitting only 9 of 37.

By: Kevin Neibauer

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Gary Groob
Gary Groob

Gary Groob has been involved with Lacrosse for the majority of his life, whether playing, coaching, or covering the sport for the media.

An avid fan, with a real drive about helping to “grow the game”, Gary became part of podcasts about the game in 2010. Through the podcasts, Mr. Groob was given an opportunity to write about lacrosse, and the rest as they say, is history.

Through many miles (flying and driving) Gary has made inroads with the National Lacrosse League, Major Series Lacrosse League, the Ontario Lacrosse Association, as well as the Arena Lacrosse League, covering the leagues, their teams, and players, working for, and in concert with all of them.

In the year 2020, Mr. Groob was made the media person for the Arena Lacrosse League, voted onto the board of directors of the Brampton Excelsiors Lacrosse Club, as well as being made administrator of the Lacrosse page “Global Lacrosse” with a membership of 9000 members in over 90 Countries. Gary was also made an administrator of Lacrosse History Past Present and Future in 2022.

Mr. Groob co-hosts a weekly Lacrosse show on Spanglish Sports World, and ZingoTV channel 250, as well as writes a weekly lacrosse column for La Portada Canada News (both in print, and online).

Gary also hosts a Lacrosse talk show and podcast for The Edge of Philly Sports Network, seen live Sunday nights at 9pm (ET), and archived on the Edge of Philly YouTube page, as well as Spotify.

Mr. Groob’s other sports interests include Hockey, Football, Boxing, Wrestling, and Baseball, competing competitively in Boxing and Wrestling for many years.

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