76ers sneak past Bobcats

The Philadelphia 76ers built up an early lead and then held on for a hard-fought 86-84 win over the Charlotte Bobcats Wednesday night.

Philadelphia failed to cover the 3-point spread, while the 170 points went UNDER the posted total of 184.

Elton Brand poured in 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to finish with a double-double for the 76ers. Andre Iguodala added 25 points in the win.

Stephen Jackson tossed in a game-high 26 points in the loss for the Bobcats.