Derick E. Hingle-US PRESSWIRE
The Philadelphia 76ers moved to 4-2 on the season with their 93-83 victory over the Toronto Raptors.
The Philadelphia 76ers won their third road game of the season on Saturday, defeating the Toronto Raptors 93-83 to move to 4-2 on the year. The 76ers won this game in the second quarter, outscoring the Raptors by 25 in the quarter to take a 52-33 lead at half. Toronto shaved the lead in the third quarter, but never seriously threatened Philadelphia during the final two quarters.
The 76ers had balanced scoring, with five players scoring in double digits. Jrue Holiday, Thaddeus Young and Nick Young each had 16 points. Dorell Wright hit four three-pointers en route to 15 points, while center Spencer Hawes picked up his first double-double on the season, scoring 12 points and grabbing 11 rebounds. Evan Turner just missed a double-double, adding eight points and 12 rebounds.
Raptors center Andrea Bargnani led all scorers with 23 points, sinking three shots from beyond the arc and grabbing five rebounds. DeMar DeRozan had 19 points, while point guard Jose Calderon was the only other Toronto player to score in double digits, contributing 14 points and 11 assists for his first double-double on the season.