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Cleveland at Philadelphia, NBA Sports betting
When: 7:00 PM ET, Monday, November 27, 2017
Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
TV: 7 p.m. ET, FS Ohio (Cleveland), NBCS-Plus Philadelphia
The 76ers (11-7) continue to raise the bar of expectations on themselves and are looking to climb five games over .500 for the first time since owning a 35-30 record right before the end of the lockout-shortened 2011/12 season. They are 3-1 on their current six-game home stand, winning the last three after rolling by Orlando 130-111 on Saturday night.
For Simmons, it’s not just a chance to go at the player he’s emulated for his entire life, but it’s also a passing of the torch, in some respects. James is the best player on the planet – he has been for several years – and Simmons has made no secret about his desire to, one day, hold that same title. His first game against James is a step toward that.
Cleveland’s winning streak is being accomplished without the services of point guard Derrick Rose, who is third on the team in scoring (14.3) but missed the last eight games with an ankle injury and is reportedly away from the team while evaluating his future. “We want, whatever he decides to do, we want the best for him,” James told reporters of Rose. “At the end of the day, you can’t substitute nothing for happiness.