James Harden, Tyrese Maxey led the 76ers past the Nets 137-133 on Wednesday night. Seth Curry had a season-high 32 points for Brooklyn.

“It is what it is. That’s coach’s decision. I can’t really control that. Obviously for myself, I want to be out there,” said Ben Simmons, who was largely benched late in wins at Utah and Golden State as well.

Why? “I really haven’t had no message from [coach Jacque Vaughn]. But I think it’s more just wherever team needs to win. If we’re winning I have no problem with it, but if we’re losing then I’ve got an issue with it.”