Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • NO40.6
    • 44.7PHI
  • Three Point %

    • NO25.0
    • 42.9PHI
  • Turnovers

    • NO11
    • 17PHI
  • Rebounds

    • NO52
    • 51PHI

Game Information

Wells Fargo Center
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Line: PHI -11.5
  • Over/Under: 223
Attendance: 5,119
25%
Capacity: 20,155
Scott Foster, Scott Twardoski, Lauren Holtkamp

Embiid strengthens MVP bid, 76ers hold off Pelicans 109-107

— Joel Embiid had 37 points and 13 rebounds to the tune of “MVP! MVP!” chants and the Philadelphia 76ers inched closer toward securing the top spot in the East with a 109-107 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night.

5/8/2021 AP
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Pelicans21333716107
76ers32381821109

Shot Chart

  • Eric Bledsoe misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Naji Marshall makes 8-foot driving floating jump shot (Eric Bledsoe assists)
  • James Johnson misses 13-foot pullup jump shot
  • James Johnson makes 6-foot driving floating jump shot
  • Willy Hernangomez misses 7-foot two point shot
  • Lonzo Ball misses 16-foot pullup jump shot
  • Eric Bledsoe makes driving floating jump shot
  • Lonzo Ball misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Willy Hernangomez misses driving floating jump shot
  • Willy Hernangomez makes tip shot
  • Eric Bledsoe misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Lonzo Ball misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Naji Marshall misses 23-foot three point jumper
  • Lonzo Ball misses 14-foot pullup jump shot
  • Wenyen Gabriel misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Dwight Howard blocks Jaxson Hayes 's 3-foot layup
  • Matisse Thybulle blocks Kira Lewis Jr. 's 24-foot three point jumper
  • Kira Lewis Jr. misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Lonzo Ball misses 29-foot three point jumper
  • Jaxson Hayes makes 2-foot layup (Kira Lewis Jr. assists)
  • Lonzo Ball misses 28-foot three point shot
  • Eric Bledsoe makes 9-foot pullup jump shot
  • Jaxson Hayes makes dunk
  • Eric Bledsoe makes 8-foot driving floating jump shot
  • Jaxson Hayes makes two point shot (Eric Bledsoe assists)
  • Jaxson Hayes makes dunk (Wes Iwundu assists)
  • Eric Bledsoe misses driving floating jump shot
  • Jaxson Hayes misses tip shot
  • Eric Bledsoe makes two point shot
  • Kira Lewis Jr. misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Eric Bledsoe makes 7-foot two point shot
  • Eric Bledsoe misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Jaxson Hayes misses 4-foot hook shot
  • Jaxson Hayes makes tip shot
  • Naji Marshall misses driving layup
  • Willy Hernangomez makes tip shot
  • Lonzo Ball misses 17-foot two point shot
  • Lonzo Ball makes 23-foot three point jumper (Eric Bledsoe assists)
  • James Johnson makes two point shot (Lonzo Ball assists)
  • Willy Hernangomez makes two point shot (Lonzo Ball assists)
  • Willy Hernangomez misses alley oop layup
  • Willy Hernangomez makes two point shot
  • James Johnson makes driving layup (Willy Hernangomez assists)
  • Naji Marshall misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Lonzo Ball makes two point shot (Naji Marshall assists)
  • Lonzo Ball makes 26-foot three point jumper (Eric Bledsoe assists)
  • Naji Marshall misses two point shot
  • Wenyen Gabriel makes 26-foot three point jumper (Jaxson Hayes assists)
  • Kira Lewis Jr. makes 2-foot two point shot (Naji Marshall assists)
  • Kira Lewis Jr. makes 1-foot dunk
  • Eric Bledsoe misses two point shot
  • Kira Lewis Jr. misses driving floating jump shot
  • Dwight Howard blocks Jaxson Hayes's driving layup
  • Eric Bledsoe misses 15-foot two point shot
  • Wenyen Gabriel misses 11-foot two point shot
  • Wenyen Gabriel misses tip shot
  • Jaxson Hayes misses 19-foot jumper
  • James Johnson makes two point shot (Willy Hernangomez assists)
  • Eric Bledsoe misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Joel Embiid blocks James Johnson 's 2-foot driving layup
  • Lonzo Ball misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Willy Hernangomez misses layup
  • Lonzo Ball makes layup (Willy Hernangomez assists)
  • Willy Hernangomez misses 13-foot two point shot
  • Seth Curry makes 18-foot step back jumpshot (Joel Embiid assists)
  • Joel Embiid makes 10-foot two point shot (Tobias Harris assists)
  • Seth Curry makes 8-foot driving floating jump shot (Ben Simmons assists)
  • Tobias Harris misses running pullup jump shot
  • Ben Simmons makes 7-foot two point shot
  • Joel Embiid makes two point shot
  • Danny Green makes 2-foot dunk (Ben Simmons assists)
  • James Johnson blocks Ben Simmons 's 11-foot two point shot
  • Danny Green misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Tobias Harris makes 12-foot two point shot
  • Danny Green misses 27-foot three point shot
  • George Hill misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • George Hill makes 18-foot pullup jump shot (Shake Milton assists)
  • George Hill makes 8-foot driving floating jump shot (Dwight Howard assists)
  • Matisse Thybulle misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Dwight Howard misses alley oop layup
  • Seth Curry makes 25-foot three pointer
  • Joel Embiid misses 13-foot two point shot
  • Danny Green misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Seth Curry misses 19-foot pullup jump shot
  • Ben Simmons makes tip shot
  • Danny Green makes 23-foot three point jumper (Seth Curry assists)
  • Joel Embiid makes dunk (Ben Simmons assists)
  • Seth Curry makes 26-foot running pullup jump shot
  • Ben Simmons makes two point shot
  • Seth Curry misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Seth Curry misses 27-foot three point pullup jump shot
  • Danny Green misses 26-foot three point pullup jump shot
  • Joel Embiid misses 10-foot two point shot
  • Ben Simmons misses tip shot
  • Ben Simmons misses 7-foot two point shot
  • Tobias Harris makes driving layup
  • Tobias Harris makes 27-foot three point shot (Ben Simmons assists)
  • Naji Marshall blocks Dwight Howard 's 6-foot layup
  • Mike Scott misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Jaxson Hayes blocks Mike Scott's driving floating jump shot
  • George Hill makes 19-foot jumper (Dwight Howard assists)
  • George Hill misses two point shot
  • Jaxson Hayes blocks Shake Milton 's 3-foot two point shot
  • George Hill makes 24-foot three point jumper (Ben Simmons assists)
  • Ben Simmons misses two point shot
  • Ben Simmons makes 6-foot two point shot (Seth Curry assists)
  • Joel Embiid misses 8-foot two point shot
  • Joel Embiid misses layup
  • Seth Curry misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Danny Green misses tip shot
  • Tobias Harris makes 25-foot three point jumper (Seth Curry assists)
  • Joel Embiid misses pullup jump shot
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