Timberwolves Vs Sixers Results, Highlights: Top 5 players in January 15 NBA game

Ben Simmons and the Sixers defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 149-107 on Tuesday (Jan. 15). - [NBA / YouTube screencap]
Ben Simmons and the Sixers defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 149-107 on Tuesday (Jan. 15). - [NBA / YouTube screencap]

These five players had standout performances in the Minnesota vs Philadelphia game.

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On Tuesday night (January 15), the Philadelphia 76ers hosted the Minnesota Timberwolves. Philadelphia came away with a dominant victory, 149-107. Below are five of the star players from this recent NBA game.

1

Joel Embiid - Philadelphia 76ers

It was recently reported that Embiid has rookies pick him up Chick-Fil-A orders before their flights. There was no flight today, but he put up big numbers at home. Embiid had 31 points and 13 rebounds in the dominant home win.

2

Ben Simmons - Philadelphia 76ers

Simmons was just an assist shy of reaching another triple-double on Tuesday night. He tallied 20 points, 11 rebounds, and nine assists in the Sixers' victory.

3

Jimmy Butler - Philadelphia 76ers

One might expect Jimmy Butler to be the top performer against his former team, but he took a backseat to Embiid and Simmons. That said, Butler finished with 19 points on 8-of-10 shooting, along with three rebounds, four assists, two steals, and a block.

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