Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/21/12
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PHILADELPHIA -- Evan Turner scored 21 points and Thaddeus Young had 18 points and 11 rebounds Friday night as the Philadelphia 76ers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 99-80 victory over the Atlanta Hawks. Jason Richardson added 17 points, his most in the last 11 games, for the Sixers (13-14). He also contributed eight rebounds and seven assists. Jrue Holiday, who returned after missing the previous four games with a sprained left foot, had 11 points and seven assists. Josh Smith notched 17 points to lead Atlanta (15-9), which dropped its second in a row. Lou Williams, playing his first game in the Wells Fargo Center as a visiting player after spending his first seven NBA seasons with the Sixers, added 13 points. The Sixers had allowed their opponents to score 106.8 points per game during their losing streak, on 49.5-percent shooting. But they limited the Hawks to their second-lowest total of the season, on 39.2-percent marksmanship. Turner sprained his left ankle duri...
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