The Philadelphia 76ers’ young stars – Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons – showed their potentials in the victory against the Chicago Bulls at home (127:108).
Joel Embiid managed 30 points, grabbed 12 boards and made 4 blocks, while shooting 9-of-14 from the floor. Meanwhile, Ben Simmons made a triple-double – 13 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists. Robert Covington added 20 points. The eight Sixers scorers finished the game in double figures.
On the other hand, Zach LaVine contributed 30 points, Bobby Portis scored 20 points with 11 boards. The No. 7 overall pick, Wendell Carter Jr., posted 8 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists in his NBA debut.