76ers Fall 97-90 Against New Jersey - Game Recap
Deron Williams poured in 34 points for New Jersey on Wednesday, as they defeated Philadelphia 97-90 at Wells Fargo Center.
Bettors who backed the Nets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 11.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 192.5.
New Jersey got 16 points from Anthony Morrow and another 13 points from Kris Humphries. Deron Williams contributed 11 assists, while Kris Humphries cleaned the glass with 19 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 17 points from Louis Williams in a losing cause and another 16 points from Elton Brand. Jrue Holiday contributed 7 assists for the 76ers, while Jodie Meeks had 8 rebounds.
New Jersey trailed at halftime, 45-43.
New Jersey had a 45-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
New Jersey looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The 76ers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Charlotte.