Sixers’ Joel Embiid drives to the basket as Indiana’s Kyle O’Quinn defends Sunday (Matt Slocum)
Sixers’ Joel Embiid drives to the basket as Indiana’s Kyle O’Quinn defends Sunday (Matt Slocum)|Associated Press
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Monday Quickie Quiz & Single Digits

Embiid’s return

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MONDAY’S QUICKIE QUIZ

>>> Which Eagles rookie totaled 347 rushing yards in consecutive games in 2012?

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MONDAY’S SINGLE DIGITS

>>> The Sixers trailed the Pacers by 49-35 in the second period Sunday and then outscored them by 71-40 over the last 28:17.

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>>> The Pacers’ point totals in the third period (11) and the second half (30) Sunday were the lowest allowed by the Sixers in any period/half since Feb. 9, 2018 and Dec. 23, 2014, respectively.

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>>> Sunday marked the 26th game in which Joel Embiid has returned from missing games in-season . . . The Sixers have won seven straight of those contests and 14 of the last 19 . . . Embiid’s 33-point total Sunday was his high in any of the 26 return games.

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>>> Entering Saturday’s game, the Flyers were 55-55-19 all-time in regular season games at Nassau Coliseum . . . They won, 5-2.

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QUICKIE QUIZ ANSWER

>>> Eagles rookie Bryce Brown rushed for 178 yards on Nov. 26, 2012 and 169 yards a week later on Dec. 2 . . . He is no relation to Bryce Harper.

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