Recap - Bobcats Defeat Philadelphia 100-97
|Recap - Bobcats Defeat Philadelphia 100-97|
Philadelphia was victimized by D.J. Augustin for 31 points as the Bobcats defeated the 76ers 100-97 in NBA action on Thursday.
Charlotte won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 4.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 187.5.
Charlotte got 15 points from Nazr Mohammed and another 14 points from Stephen Jackson. D.J. Augustin contributed 8 assists, while Kwame Brown cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 21 points from Thaddeus Young in a losing cause and another 19 points from Andre Iguodala. Jrue Holiday contributed 7 assists for the 76ers, while Elton Brand had 10 rebounds.
Charlotte led at halftime, 56-50.
Philadelphia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-40.
Next game, Charlotte takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Utah.