Okoro scored the first three points of OT and had 15 when he fouled out.
Joel Embiid had 42 points and 13 rebounds for Philadelphia. The score went back-and-forth all quarter and the Cavs had a chance to win late. Shake Milton hit the floater that tied it at 65.
The Cavs pushed the pace and shut down every Sixer outside of Embiid and Simmons to get a win they hope will prove better days are ahead.
“Are we there yet? No, we’re not finished,” Bickerstaff said.