Sixers roll past Spurs for sixth consecutive win

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The Philadelphia Inquirer

PHILADELPHIA — With less than a minute to play in the second quarter, Joel Embiid handled the ball with the intent to dunk, but was fouled before he could slam it through the rim. He didn’t let a second opportunity go to waste less than 30 seconds later, driving for a one-handed poster dunk to send the Wells Fargo Center crowd into an awe-struck frenzy. That thunderous finish epitomized a dominant Friday night for Embiid and the Sixers, who rolled San Antonio, 119-100, to collect their sixth consecutive victory. The Sixers (22-16) raced out to a 21-point first-quarter lead, amassed 71 first-ha…

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