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Injured rookie Nerlens Noel getting one-on-one time with coach Brett Brown.
Strong start fades in fourth.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Jameer Nelson had 12 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter and the Orlando Magic snapped a six-game losing streak with a 92-83 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats on Wednesday night.
BOSTON (AP) - Doc Rivers picked up another win in Boston.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Ryan Anderson shook off an unusually poor shooting night from long range, hitting two clutch 3-pointers in overtime that carried the New Orleans Pelicans to a 111-106 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.
NEW YORK (AP) - Carmelo Anthony had 30 points and 10 rebounds, and the New York Knicks pulled out an 83-78 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night after blowing a 23-point lead.
MINNEAPOLIS - It had all the signs of a much-needed victory for the 76ers. They were shooting 77.2 percent in the first quarter. They had a commanding 19-point lead late in the second. And the Minnesota Timberwolves were struggling to even make a basket.
MINNEAPOLIS - Nerlens Noel is being rebuilt in more ways than one. The 76ers are rebuilding the shot of the rehabilitating rookie center, who was known just as a shot blocker at Kentucky.
The Sixers fell to the Timberwolves 106-99 Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
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Winning is secondary to Brett Brown, who is taking a hands-on approach to developing his players.
NEW YORK (AP) - For Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett, seeing Deron Williams back far outweighed seeing the Celtics again.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Kyrie Irving scored 37 points and Jarrett Jack added 17 points, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 109-94 win on Tuesday night over the sinking New York Knicks.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Roy Hibbert scored 24 points and Paul George had 15 of his 17 points during a second-half rally to lead the Pacers past Miami 90-84 Tuesday night in a matchup of the Eastern Conference's top two teams.
TORONTO (AP) - Manu Ginobili scored 16 points, Tony Parker had 15 and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Toronto Raptors 116-103 on Tuesday night.
The 76ers have sunk to a 7-15 record, but NBA opponents have noticed that they don't go down without a fight.