Brooklyn vs Philadelphia Wrap - Philadelphia Wins 121-120
Evan Turner scored 29 points and chipped in with 10 rebounds for Philadelphia on Friday, leading the 76ers to a 121-120 victory over Brooklyn at Wells Fargo Center.
The 76ers were a 5.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 211.5.
Thaddeus Young had 25 points for Philadelphia and Tony Wroten chipped in with 19 points. Michael Carter-Williams had 10 assists for the 76ers, while Evan Turner was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Brooklyn got 26 points from Alan Anderson in a losing cause and another 24 points from Paul Pierce. Deron Williams contributed 14 assists for the Nets, while Paul Pierce had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Philadelphia were victorious, as the score was 60-57 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Philadelphia as they grabbed 49 boards, while Brooklyn only had 36.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Brooklyn, they head home to face Indiana.