Sims posted his second double-double in a row in the losing effort, as he scored 18 points on 8 of 15 shooting and added 15 rebounds in 31 minutes. He also blocked a pair of shots and added two assists.
Sims is averaging 10.1 points, 7.3 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game in the month of March.
Sims was probably the Sixers best player, leading the team in scoring and rebounding in 31 minutes of action. He dropped in 20 points on 5 of 12 shooting while going 10 for 11 at the free-throw line, and also added 10 rebounds. The big man filled up the box score well, with three assists, two blocks and three steals in a 115-98 loss.
Sims has scored in double figures five times in eight games since joining the 76ers. He is averaging 9.8 points and 6.4 rebounds per game since the trade.
After coming over from Cleveland in a deadline deal,
Sims drew his first start at center for his new team, grabbing six rebounds and blocking one shot while posting his first double-digit scoring performance of the season. He has averaged 2.6 points and 9.7 minutes over 22 games played.
With Anderson Varejao limited by a knee injury, little-used reserve center
Sims played 21 minutes off the bench Saturday against the Rockets, his second game in a row with 20-plus minutes played. He scored seven points on 3 of 7 shooting in the game and added six rebounds, both of which are season-high totals. The
Sims has appeared in 15 games this season, and has never had a consistent role before now. He will likely return to the bench when Varejao is healthy enough to return.
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