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Celtics Fall 109-98 Against Philadelphia - Game Recap

Boston was scorched by Josh Richardson for 29 points as the 76ers defeated the Celtics 109-98 in NBA action on Thursday.

The 76ers were a +0.0-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 218.5.

Philadelphia got 19 points from Ben Simmons and another 17 points from Al Horford. Josh Richardson contributed 7 assists, while Ben Simmons cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

The Celtics got a 26-point performance from Kemba Walker, who was supported by 24 points from Marcus Smart. Jayson Tatum had 4 assists in a losing cause for Boston, while Enes Kanter grabbed 11 rebounds.

The 76ers hit the break losing 55-48 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Philadelphia as they grabbed 48 boards, while Boston only had 38

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