January 16 News Today, the 76ers beat the Lakers 113-112.
Joel Embiid spoke to reporters after the game.
After the game, 76ers head coach Doug Rivers said in an interview with the media: “After today’s game, at least for now, we will be able to use three different starting lineups based on matchups. Tyrese Maxi
I sent a message before and asked me if I want to let him play as a substitute.”
In this regard, Embiid said: “Then hope I can keep my starting position.”
Embiid played 35 minutes today and made 12 of 21 shots, including 2 of 5 three-pointers and 9 of 12 free throws. He scored 35 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 steal and 1 block.