76ers outlast Nets
The Philadelphia 76ers held off the winless New Jersey Nets for a hard-fought 82-79 victory Wednesday night.
Philadelphia could not cover the 5-point spread, and the teams played UNDER the posted total of 189.
Thaddeus Young led the 76ers with 20 points and five rebounds. Brook Lopez had a double-double with 23 points and 14 rebounds for the Nets.