Philadelphia Defeats Washington 109-97 - Recap
|Philadelphia Defeats Washington 109-97 - Recap|
Washington was scorched by Jrue Holiday for 26 points as the 76ers defated the Wizards 109-97 in NBA action on Wednesday.
The 76ers were a 6.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 191.5.
Louis Williams had 26 points for Philadelphia and Elton Brand chipped in with 17 points. Jrue Holiday had 9 assists for the 76ers, while Andres Nocioni was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Washington got 21 points from Nick Young in a losing cause and another 18 points from Rashard Lewis. John Wall contributed 14 assists for the Wizards, while Rashard Lewis had 10 rebounds.
The 76ers hit the break trailing 52-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
Philadelphia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-35.
Philadelphia heads into a battle against the Bulls. Washington, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Jersey.