Recap - 76ers Defeat Cleveland 103-87
|Recap - 76ers Defeat Cleveland 103-87|
The 76ers grabbed a 103-87 win over the Cavaliers on Wednesday, behind a 24-point effort from Jrue Holiday at Quicken Loans Arena.
The 76ers were a 9-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 185.5.
Philadelphia got 19 points from Andre Iguodala and another 12 points from Elton Brand. Andre Iguodala contributed 7 assists, while Andre Iguodala cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Cavaliers got a 15-point performance from Lester Hudson, who was supported by 15 points from Samardo Samuels. Donald Sloan had 7 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland, while Tristan Thompson grabbed 5 rebounds.
The 76ers hit the break leading 53-49 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Philadelphia as they grabbed 46 boards, while Cleveland only had 33.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Indiana looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face New York.