Embiid scores 31, 76ers beat Rockets for 7th straight

  • Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) shoots as Houston Rockets center Daniel Theis (27) and forward Christian Wood defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

HOUSTON — Joel Embiid had 31 points and eight rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the Houston Rockets 111-91 Monday night for their seventh straight win.