ATLANTA, Georgia — The Philadelphia 76ers set a franchise record with their 15th consecutive victory, holding off the Atlanta Hawks 121-113 Tuesday night.
Ben Simmons posted 13 points, 10 rebounds and six assists before fouling out with 7 seconds remaining. JJ Redick scored 28 points, while Ersan Ilyasova scored 26 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists and 2 blocks in 31 minutes versus his former club.
Marco Belinelli added 20 for Philadelphia who went 17 of 37 beyond the arc. The 76ers outrebounded the Hawks 54-39. Philly will get prepared to face what could potentially be a first round matchup with the Bucks on Thursday.
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— x – Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) 11 april 2018
Taurean Prince led the Hawks with 27 points.