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New Orleans Falls 116-109 to 76ers - Recap

Philadelphia got 31 points from Tobias Harris en route to a 116-109 victory over New Orleans on Friday at Wells Fargo Center.

The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the -7.0 number at most sportsbooks. The game proved to be a winner for OVER bettors based on the closing total of 222.5.

Philadelphia got 24 points from Ben Simmons and another 24 points from Joel Embiid. Ben Simmons contributed 11 assists, while Joel Embiid cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

The Pelicans got a 32-point performance from Brandon Ingram, who was supported by 19 points from JJ Redick. Jrue Holiday had 10 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Derrick Favors grabbed 8 rebounds.

Philadelphia led at halftime, 62-57.

Philadelphia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-45.

Philadelphia heads into a battle against the Nets. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Orlando.