DANILO Gallinari led the way at the Denver Nuggets defeated the 76ers, 106-98, on Monday in Philadelphia (Tuesday, Manila time).
Gallinari scored 24 points as the Nuggets ended a three-game skid.
Will Barton came up with 22 points, and Jamal Murray came off the bench to match that output for the Nuggets, who have won seven of 20 games.
The Sixers continued their slide, absorbing their seventh straight loss even as six players sscored in double figures.
Ersan Ilyasova, Serio Rodriguez and Dario Saric scored 17 points each for the 76ers, who suffered their 17th loss in 21 outings.