Philadelphia, PA (Learfield)  --  Philadelphia's Robert Covington finished a tough alley-oop while falling to the ground with 0.2 seconds left to give the 76ers a 93-91 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves last night in Philly.

Philadelphia let Minnesota back in it during the second half after leading by as many as 26. Joel Embiid outdueled Karl-Anthony Towns in a battle of two of the best young big men in the N-B-A.  Philly's Embiid put up 25 points and eight rebounds, while Towns contributed 23 points, 15 rebounds and five assists.