Philadelphia 104, Golden State 97

Date - Saturday, March 2, 2013 7:00 PM
Location - Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Officials - #26 Pat Fraher, #61 Courtney Kirkland, #33 Zach Zarba
Attendance - 17929

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Golden State 31 23 27 16 97
Philadelphia 20 31 31 22 104

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Golden State 33-27 18-7 15-20 L4
Philadelphia 23-34 17-15 6-19 W1

Recap

76ers 104, Warriors 97: Evan Turner collected 22 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists and Jrue Holiday scored 27 points to help host Philadelphia end a seven-game slide.

Thaddeus Young recorded 14 points and 16 rebounds and Dorell Wright added 13 points off the bench for the 76ers, who shot 51.8 percent in reaching the century mark for the first time since Feb. 7.

Stephen Curry scored 30 points and Klay Thompson hit a career-high seven 3-pointers en route to 29 points as Golden State dropped its fourth straight game. The Warriors have lost nine of their last 10 road games.

Golden State knotted it at 94 on David Lee’s dunk with 3:40 left in the game, but Turner found Young for a layup and hit two straight shots of his own to give Philadelphia its biggest lead of the night at 100-94.

Thompson cut that in half with another 3-pointer but the Warriors would not score again. Holiday knocked down a jumper with 41 seconds left and drove for a layup 28 seconds later to put it away.

Golden State started out hot, getting 11 points from Curry in the first quarter to jump out to a 31-20 lead. The Warriors stretched it out to 49-33 after Curry’s basket with 4:43 left in the second before Philadelphia embarked on an 18-5 run to close the half and cut it to 54-51 at the break.

Thompson hit three straight 3-pointers in the third to push it back out to 67-56 but the 76ers turned it back around and grabbed their first lead of the game at 73-72 on Turner’s layup. Philadelphia took a one-point lead into the fourth quarter.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Lee had 13 points and 16 rebounds to record his NBA-leading 39th double-double. … The 76ers overcame 23 turnovers, which led to 27 points for Golden State. … Thompson went 7-for-12 from 3-point range after making five 3-pointers in the last five games combined.

Top Game Performances

Golden State   Philadelphia
Stephen Curry 30 Scoring Jrue Holiday 27
Stephen Curry 9 Assists Evan Turner 9
David Lee 16 Rebounds Thaddeus Young 16
Carl Landry 8 Free Throws Made Jrue Holiday 2
Stephen Curry 3 Steals Jrue Holiday 4
Festus Ezeli 1 Blocks Thaddeus Young 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Golden State 97 41.9 10-26 15-19 22 35 3 14 20
Philadelphia 104 51.8 12-18 4-9 29 48 5 9 23

Upcoming Games

  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Washington. The 76ers have a W/L % of .391 after a win and .412 after a loss.
  • Golden State will play their next game at home against Toronto. The Warriors have a W/L % of .588 after a win and .500 after a loss.