Philadelphia Defeats Charlotte 98-89 - Recap
|Philadelphia Defeats Charlotte 98-89 - Recap|
Philadelphia earned a 98-89 victory over Charlotte on Monday, getting 23 points from Louis Williams at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Philadelphia did not, however, defeat the Bobcats against the spread, which closed at 12 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 179.5.
Thaddeus Young had 20 points for Philadelphia and Jrue Holiday chipped in with 19 points. Andre Iguodala had 9 assists for the 76ers, while Nikola Vucevic was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Charlotte got 22 points from Corey Maggette in a losing cause and another 21 points from Kemba Walker. Boris Diaw contributed 10 assists for the Bobcats, while Byron Mullens had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Philadelphia were victorious, as the score was 55-45 at the break.
Philadelphia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-37.
Philadelphia heads into a battle against the Magic. Charlotte, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.