Sixers Know How to Right their Ship… Play a Home Game

Buoyed by a better offensive game, the Philadelphia 76ers (26-16) went on a final quarter 14-4 run to outlast the Brooklyn Nets (18-22), 117-106 on a beautiful Wednesday night in scenic South Philadelphia.

In a fourth and back struggle, Brooklyn got it knotted at 104-104 when Jarrett Allen drained a three with a minute and a half played in the final stanza before Philadelphia turned up the heat an went on a 14-4 devastating run to make the difference in a much needed Philadelphia win.

Ben Simmons turned in his usual double double on a 20  point. 11 assist affair.

Tobias Harris added a double-double of his own off a 34 point, 10 rebound game.

Philly went 46 of 88 (51.%) from the field and dropped 11 of 20 from long distance.

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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