Nic Batum, Cody Zeller, Michael Carter-Williams
, Treveon Graham and Julyan Stone did not play due to injuries.
had 22 points and eight assists, Khris Middleton scored 21 points, and the visiting Milwaukee Bucks avoided elimination again with a 94-88 victory over the Chicago Bulls in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series.
Guard Michael Carter-Williams
added 12 points for the Bucks, who were outscored 20-8 down the stretch.
Still, the Bucks appeared to be on their way to putting the game away, only to have Michael Carter-Williams
foul Watson on a 3-point attempt.
Philadelphia 76ers built a team of players who only have a couple of years of experience in the league, such as Joel Embiid, Nerlens Noel and Michael Carter-Williams
Clarkson is being compared to Philadelphia Sixers' rising star Michael Carter-Williams
for his shiftiness and versatility at playing both guard positions.
Philadelphia rookie Michael Carter-Williams
had 17 points.
Milwaukee Bucks guard Michael Carter-Williams
, Los Angeles Clippers mascot Chuck the Condor, and the Minnesota Timberwolves dancers were on hand to award the winners to end the three-day event.
Khris Middleton led the sixth-seeded Bucks with 22 points, and Michael Carter-Williams
Philadelphia's point guard Michael Carter-Williams
had a near triple-double with 24 points, 11 rebounds and 7 assists for the Sixers, which made the game close with a good second half effort.
The result remained in doubt until a potential tying three-point attempt by Philadelphia guard Michael Carter-Williams
spun out in the closing seconds.