Tobias Harris named Eastern Conference Player of the week

76ers forward Tobias Harris has been awarded the Eastern Conference player of the week honors for the week of December 28th through January 3rd. Tobias helped lead the Sixers to a 3-0 record beating Toronto, Orlando, and Charlotte and scoring over 20 points each game.

Harris led the 76ers to a 3-0 week, with wins over Toronto, Orlando and Charlotte, scoring 20-or-more points in each outing. Over the three-game span, Harris connected on .571 (28-49) of his field-goal attempts and .563 (9-16) of his three-point tries, while averaging 23.3 points, 9.7 rebounds and 4.0 assists per contest. He was one of six NBA players to hold such averages for the week, posting the best three-point percentage among the group

Per 76ers Press Release

Tobias is off to a strong start under his former head coach Doc Rivers in LA. Harris had one of his best seasons under Doc, and was also a player of the week while with the clippers. He also won the honors one time while playing with Detroit.

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