The Charlotte Bobcats crushed the Philadelphia 76ers Friday night, defeating the Sixers 105-88 inside Time Warner Cable Arena.
The game started off close in the first quarter, as at the end of one, the Bobcats led 36-33. By the second quarter though, Charlotte pulled away with the 62-51 lead at halftime. The Bobcats then had control, maintaining a double-digit lead for the rest of the game.
Tony Wroten finished with 21 points, 9 assists, and 8 rebounds. Evan Turner posted 16 points and grabbed 6 boards. Hollis Thompson scored 12, along with 6 rebounds. Spencer Hawes chipped in 10 points, 5 assists, and 13 boards.
As for the Bobcats, Jeff Taylor finished with 20 points and 8 rebounds. Kemba Walker and Gerald Henderson added in 18 points, and Walker with 10 assists. Al Jefferson posted 14 points and 12 boards. Ramon Sessions scored 13 points and dished out 4 assists, and Cody Zeller finished with 10 points and 5 rebounds.
The Sixers fall to 7-13 on the season, now 1-8 on the road. The Bobcats improve to 9-11, holding on to the 8th seed in the Eastern Conference.
The Sixers will travel back to the Wells Fargo Center to face off against the Denver Nuggets Saturday night.
Topics: Al Jefferson, Charlotte Bobcats, Cody Zeller, Denver Nuggets, Evan Turner, Gerald Henderson, Hollis Thompson, Jeff Taylor, Kemba Walker, Philadelphia 76ers, Ramon Sessions, Spencer Hawes, Tony Wroten