Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/23/14
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PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia 76ers, one of the NBA's lowest-scoring teams, searched for offensive answers throughout the early stages of the season. On Sunday, struggling Evan Turner provided one, scoring 19 points to lead the Sixers to an 86-79 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Turner, a third-year guard/forward, also had nine assists and six rebounds as the Sixers (6-4) won their second straight. Jrue Holiday added 14 points and nine assists, and he contributed some strong defense against Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving. Irving, the NBA's third-leading scorer at 24.4 points a game, was limited to a season-low nine points on 4-for-14 shooting. Afterward, Philadelphia coach Doug Collins was most concerned with his team's work at the offensive end. The Sixers began the game 29th in the league in points scored (89.2 per game) and 28th in shooting percentage (.408). "Every game is a grind," Collins said. "We just struggle to shoot that ball. We...
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