Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/17/14
PHILADELPHIA -- All-Star point guard Jrue Holiday scored 21 points for the Philadelphia 76ers Wednesday night, but it was the contribution of others that enabled the Sixers to beat the Washington Wizards 92-84. Four other players scored in double figures for Philadelphia, paced by ex-Wizard Nick Young with 18. It was only the second time in seven games that five Sixers had scored 10 points or more. "They kind of saved the day today," Holiday said of his less-heralded teammates. Thaddeus Young added 14 points for the Sixers (19-26), who won for just the eighth time in 25 games. Backup center Lavoy Allen, who began the night averaging 6.2 points, also had 14. Spencer Hawes chipped in 12 points and 11 rebounds. Nene had 16 points to pace the Wizards (11-33), who had won seven of their previous 11. Emeka Okafor contributed 15 points and a season-high 17 rebounds. Martell Webster also scored 15 for Washington, which was without rookie guard Bradley Beal (sprained right wrist) a...
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