Found October 31, 2012 on Philly Sports Live:
Jrue Holiday (14 points and 11 assists) and Spencer Hawes ( 16 points, 10 rebounds and five blocks off the bench) both post double-doubles to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 84 – 75 victory over Andre Iguodala and the Denver Nuggets in the Sixers’ season and home opener. It was a sloppy game for…
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