Our experts break down the new rankings and where the Warriors and Suns fall after splitting a pair of matchups last week. — After playing only .500 ball through 22 games, the Philadelphia 76ers finally produced a win capable of turning around their season.How did the 76ers beat Sacramento?
— Tyrese Maxey had 24 points and the short-handed Philadelphia 76ers beat Sacramento 102-94 on Monday night, spoiling Alvin Gentry’s debut as interim Kings coach. NBA Power Rankings: Can the surging Suns catch the Warriors?How did Damian Lillard score 39 points against the Philadelphia 76ers?
— Damian Lillard scored a season-high 39 points to help the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 118-111 on Saturday night.