On March 3, the NBA regular season continued, and the 76ers defeated the Knicks 123-108 at home.
The 76ers won four-game winning streak, Embiid 27 points, 12 rebounds and 4 assists, Harden 26 points, 9 rebounds and 9 assists, Maxey 25 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists, Harris 14 points and 7 rebounds.
The Knicks lost six straight, Barrett 30 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists, Randle 24 points and 6 rebounds, Quickley 11 points, Robinson 10 points and 7 rebounds.
Miro took the lead at the basket, Embiid responded with a jumper, Randle made a mid-range shot, Embiid made two free throws, and then Barrett scored 5 points in a row, Miro made dunks, and the Knicks started 11-4 lead . Harris stopped the bleeding with a three-pointer, Barrett responded with a long shot, Sims sent a dunk, and the Knicks opened a 9-point gap. Harris made the basket, Harden made a 2+1 and made another three-pointer, and then Sable made another three-pointer, and Philadelphia tied the score. Randle made a strong attack, Maxey responded with a breakthrough, and then Randle scored 2+1, Embiid hit one of two free throws, and Philadelphia fell behind 23-25. The Knicks made an effort to play a wave of 8-2. After the first quarter, Philadelphia trailed 25-33.
In the second quarter, Barrett sent 2+1, Quickley made a throw, Reddish made a layup, and the Knicks opened the 15-point gap with a 7-0 start. Green stopped the bleeding with a three-pointer, Gibson and Barrett scored consecutive points, and the Knicks led 44-28. Harden scored 4 points in a row to stabilize the situation, Milton made a layup, Reddish made a three-pointer, Harden made a layup and Philadelphia fell behind 36-47. Quickley made two free throws, Harden responded with two free throws, Barrett made a jumper, Harden made a basket, and then Embiid took a T to send a free throw, Harden made a three-pointer, and Philadelphia chased 45-54. Randle made a layup, Fournier and Burks made consecutive free throws, Embiid scored 4 points in a row to stop the bleeding, Barrett hit a jumper, Harden responded with a breakthrough, Harris made a layup, Philadelphia trailed 55-62 into the second half.
At the start of the third quarter, Embiid scored 2+1 and hit a three-pointer, and Philadelphia approached a 1-point gap. Robinson sent dunks, Barrett and Thybull scored three points against Biao, Burks scored 2+1, and the Knicks led 70-64. Maxi scored 5 points in a row, Fournier made a breakthrough, Randle hit one of two free throws, and the Knicks led 73-69. Embiid hit a three-pointer, Harden made two free throws, and Philadelphia overtook the score 74-73. Embiid made one of two free throws, Randle made a layup, Niang made a three-pointer, Maxey made two free throws, and Philadelphia opened a 5-point gap. Quickley hit a shot, and Philadelphia scored 7 points in a row to establish an 87-77 advantage. Toppin and Green scored a three-pointer against Biao, Harden scored 2+1, Barrett hit one of two free throws, and Philadelphia led 93-81 into the final quarter.
At the beginning of the final quarter, the Knicks scored 6 points in a row, Harris made a throw, Barrett scored 2+1, Harris made another three-pointer, and Philadelphia led 98-90. Maxey made a layup, Harris made two free throws, Robinson made a cake, Maxey continued to hit a three-pointer and made two free throws, Philadelphia led 107-92. Burks stopped the bleeding with a three-pointer, Barrett made a layup, and Embiid made another hit, giving Philadelphia a 109-99 lead. Maxey hit a difficult three-pointer, Randall responded with 2+1, Embiid made two free throws, Sable scored 4 points in a row, and Philadelphia led by 16 points in the last 102 seconds to seal the victory.