Philadelphia 103, Phoenix 83

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, December 28, 2011 9:00 PM
Location - US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona
Officials - #62 Brian Forte, #67 John Goble, #49 Tom Washington
Attendance - 16360

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Philadelphia 25 23 32 23 103
Phoenix 18 16 20 29 83

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Philadelphia 1-1 0-0 1-1 W1
Phoenix 0-2 0-2 0-0 L2

Recap

Andre Iguodala led the way with 15 points, six assists and four rebounds as the visiting Philadelphia 76ers rolled over the Phoenix Suns 103-83 on Wednesday.

Jrue Holiday and Thaddeus Young each scored 15 points and Evan Turner collected 12 points and seven rebounds for the 76ers, who are beginning the season with a five-game road trip.

Philadelphia imposed its will on the defensive end from the start, jumping out to a 25-18 lead after the first quarter and cruising into the break ahead 48-34.

The 76ers really put their foot down out of the locker room, beginning the third quarter with a 19-0 run to stretch the lead out to 67-34. Holiday scored eight points during the spurt and set Iguodala up for a deep 3-pointer.

Phoenix missed its first nine shots of the third and turned the ball over three times as the 76ers pulled away.

The Suns did not get anything going offensively until the fourth quarter, when Philadelphia emptied its bench. Steve Nash scored four points on 2-of-11 shooting and committed six turnovers against one assist in just over 17 minutes.

Ronnie Price scored 16 points off the bench to lead Phoenix, while Grant Hill added 14.

Top Game Performances

Philadelphia   Phoenix
Jrue Holiday 15 Scoring Ronnie Price 16
Andre Iguodala 6 Assists Ronnie Price 4
Spencer Hawes 11 Rebounds Channing Frye 8
Jrue Holiday 5 Free Throws Made Grant Hill 6
Andre Iguodala 4 Steals Jared Dudley 1
Spencer Hawes 2 Blocks Marcin Gortat 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Philadelphia 103 47.7 7-17 14-18 22 48 2 11 12
Phoenix 83 41.2 2-11 15-18 15 39 3 3 12

Upcoming Games

  • Phoenix will play their next game on the road against New Orleans. The Suns have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Utah . The 76ers have a W/L % of .000 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
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