Recap - 76ers Defeat New Orleans 77-62
|Recap - 76ers Defeat New Orleans 77-62|
The 76ers grabbed a 77-62 win over the Hornets on Wednesday, behind a 14-point effort from Evan Turner at New Orleans Arena.
The 76ers were a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 179.5.
Philadelphia got 14 points from Jrue Holiday and another 12 points from Thaddeus Young. Jrue Holiday contributed 12 assists, while Thaddeus Young cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
New Orleans got 10 points from Al-Farouq Aminu in a losing cause and another 9 points from Ryan Anderson. Greivis Vasquez contributed 7 assists for the Hornets, while Al-Farouq Aminu had 16 rebounds.
Philadelphia trailed at halftime, 37-36.
The rebound battle favored New Orleans as they grabbed 47 boards, while Philadelphia only had 43.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Charlotte.