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Sixers-Spurs Game Thread: No Simmons, No Interest

Philadelphia will be without Ben Simmons for Tuesday's game.

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
July 5, 2016
Vivint Smart Home Arena
5:00 PM
T.J. McConnell PG Bryn Forbes
James Nunnally SG Ryan Arcidiacono
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot SF Jonathan Simmons
Christian Wood PF Kyle Anderson
Richaun Holmes C Alex Kirk

After dropping their first summer league game to the Boston Celtics, the Sixers are back in action early Tuesday evening as they take on the San Antonio Spurs. Top pick Ben Simmons will not play in Tuesday's game. He suffered leg cramps midway through the fourth quarter, but not before putting up a solid 10 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists. I assume Christian Wood will replace him. He led all scorers with 20 points on 5-7 shooting.
For the Spurs, local products Ryan Arcidacono, Quenton Decosey and Will Cummings will see quality minutes. Arcidacono got the start in the 90-69 win over the Utah Jazz, while Decosey and Cummings came off the bench. Kyle Anderson led the team with 25 points on 10-16 shooting.

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