The Celtics defeated the 76ers tonight in Philadelphia by a final score of 112-109 behind a game-high 26 points (8-11 FG), 4 rebounds and 3 assists from Gordon Hayward off the bench. Al Horford added 23 points (9-16 FG), 8 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals in the victory. Joel Embiid led the 76res with 23 points (9-22 FG), 14 rebounds and 2 blocks, while Jimmy Butler tallied 22 points (7-12 FG) and 9 rebounds in the losing effort. With the win, the Celtics improve to 36-21, while the 76ers fall to 36-21 on the season.