6:44 PM EST, Sat February 13, 2016

Sixers beat Suns without Okafor, Sampson

The flu and injury bugs going around the 76ers weren't much of a problem. Two starters - center Jahlil Okafor and shooting guard JaKarr Sampson - missed the game Tuesday night with flu symptoms. Jerami Grant, who moved in the starting lineup because of Okafor's absence, was also sick. Another Sixer - Isaiah Canaan - wasn't sick but played with soreness in both wrists. The reserve shooting guard left the game in the third quarter with a left ankle sprain.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Ira Winderman: Only option for Heat is to push for playoffs

Sunday notes: First-round debt still due to 76ers and falling into lottery could create harsh cost. Also: Gobert's Twitter follow-up; more Beasley; and injuries inspected.

Chicago Tribune

Bulls banged up heading into game against woeful 76ers

The Bulls released their injury report late Wednesday, and it's a lengthy one. Pau Gasol didn't even make the trip to Philadelphia to play the 76ers on Thursday night, resting his sore left shoulder and Achilles in Chicago as the Bulls play four games in five nights. Derrick Rose did travel but...