National Basketball Association
Philadelphia 138, L.A. Lakers 94
When: 7:00 PM ET, Monday, November 27, 2023
Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Officials: #36 Brent Barnaky, #33 Sean Corbin, #39 Tyler Ford
Attendance: 19907

Joel Embiid recorded the sixth triple-double of his NBA career with 30 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists to help the Philadelphia 76ers to a 138-94 win against the visiting Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night.

Tyrese Maxey scored 31 points and shot 5-for-12 from 3-point distance, helping the 76ers shoot 22-for-46 as a team from deep, one make short of the franchise record.

Marcus Morris Sr. went 4-for-5 on 3s and scored 16 points off the bench for the 76ers, who had lost two of three. Patrick Beverley, who came in 3 for 22 from 3-point distance this season, shot 4 for 8 from beyond the arc and scored 12 points.

LeBron James scored 18 points and passed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the most minutes played, regular season and playoffs, in NBA history when he crossed the 66,298-minute mark.

Anthony Davis had 17 points and 11 rebounds and D'Angelo Russell contributed 12 points and seven assists for the Lakers, who had won four of five.

The 76ers shot 13-for-26 from 3-point distance in the first half and took a 15-point lead into halftime after leading by as many as 25.

The Lakers cut it to 11 on a 3 by Taurean Prince with 9:44 left in the third quarter, but De'Anthony Melton hit 3s on back-to-back possessions to spark a 10-2 run and the lead was back up to 19.

Philadelphia eventually took a 98-80 lead into the fourth and continued to expand its lead.

The 76ers used a 20-2 run in the first quarter to move ahead 28-15 with 3:11 left and Los Angeles never got back within single digits.

Embiid was on the bench when the 76ers took a 32-19 lead into the second quarter, but Philadelphia kept adding to its lead.

The 76ers started 4-for-6 from 3-point distance in the second quarter to extend their lead to 46-27 with 8:06 left in the half.

Morris hit 3s on back-to-back trips to make it 52-29 with 6:36 left.

The Lakers ended the half with a 14-4 run to make it 68-53 at the break.

--Field Level Media

Top Game Performances
L.A. Lakers   Philadelphia
LeBron James 18 Scoring Tyrese Maxey 31
D'Angelo Russell 7 Assists Joel Embiid 11
Anthony Davis 11 Rebounds Joel Embiid 11
Anthony Davis 3 Free Throws Made Joel Embiid 10
Max Christie 1 Steals Nicolas Batum 3
Anthony Davis 1 Blocks Robert Covington 1
Team Stats Summary
Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
L.A. Lakers 94 47.0 7-28 9-13 23 32 4 3 17
Philadelphia 138 50.5 22-46 22-26 33 48 2 11 7
Upcoming Games
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against New Orleans. The 76ers have a W/L % of .750 after a win and .600 after a loss.
  • L.A. Lakers will play their next game on the road against Detroit. The Lakers have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .625 after a loss.