Philadelphia 76ers

Pacers spoil Embiid's 40-point night, beat Sixers 113-101

Bojan Bogdanovic excitedly slammed the ball to the floor as the final second ticked off and a stunned crowd headed for the exits.

For the entire night, 76ers center Joel Embiid electrified Philadelphia fans with one of the best individual performances of the season. In the end, it was the Indiana Pacers who made the most emphatic statement.

Thaddeus Young had a season-high 26 points and 10 rebounds against his former team, Bogdanovic added 18 points, and the Pacers overcame Embiid's 40-point night to beat the 76ers 113-101 on Friday in a matchup of Eastern Conference contenders.

"This was a team win," Pacers coach Nate McMillan said.

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