The Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Denver Nuggets 97-92 on Tuesday to extend their winning streak to 13 games at home.
The 76ers All-Star player Joel Embiid performed a double-double with 22 points and 10 rebounds.
Tobias Harris produced 20 points while Matisse Thybulle came off the bench to add 13 points for the 76ers.
On the losing side, Will Barton was the highest scorer with 26 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists.
Vince Carter plays for 1,500th regular-season game
In another game of the night, the Miami Heat beat the Atlanta Hawks 135-121 in overtime.
Kendrick Nunn was the