Philadelphia 98, Charlotte 89

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, February 13, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina
Officials - #27 Dick Bavetta, #17 Joe Crawford, #28 Tommy Nunez Jr.
Attendance - 13773

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Philadelphia 28 27 16 27 98
Charlotte 17 28 22 22 89

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Philadelphia 20-9 13-5 7-4 W2
Charlotte 3-25 2-11 1-14 L15

Recap


Lou Williams scored 23 points off the bench as the visiting Philadelphia 76ers took advantage of the hapless Charlotte Bobcats for a 98-89 victory on Monday.

Thaddeus Young added 20 more points from the bench and Jrue Holiday led the starters with 19 for the 76ers, who have won back-to-back games to become the fourth 20-win team in the NBA.

The Bobcats (3-25) extended their franchise-record losing streak to 15 games. Charlotte will play its next three on the road.

The Bobcats made a late charge on Monday, drawing as close as 81-79 with 6:31 left after back-to-back 3-pointers from Kemba Walker.

But Williams responded with his own 3-pointer to begin a 10-3 run for Philadelphia. Williams buried another from beyond the arc with 28 seconds left to seal the win.

Philadelphia has held its opponents to 90 points or less in each of its last eight wins.

Corey Maggette had his best game since returning to the lineup with 22 points and Walker finished with 21 for Charlotte.

Top Game Performances

Philadelphia   Charlotte
Louis Williams 23 Scoring Corey Maggette 22
Andre Iguodala 9 Assists Boris Diaw 10
Nikola Vucevic 10 Rebounds Byron Mullens 9
Thaddeus Young 8 Free Throws Made Corey Maggette 6
Andre Iguodala 3 Steals Corey Maggette 3
Nikola Vucevic 2 Blocks Boris Diaw 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Philadelphia 98 43.4 6-18 20-24 21 40 6 6 7
Charlotte 89 41.1 7-17 22-30 18 37 6 5 15

Upcoming Games

  • Charlotte will play their next game on the road against Minnesota. The Bobcats have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .120 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Orlando . The 76ers have a W/L % of .600 after a win and .889 after a loss.
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