NBA: Philadelphia 104, Charlotte 98

Nov. 30, 2012 at 9:47 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Evan Turner and Jason Richardson combined for 47 points and 15 rebounds Friday to help Philadelphia fight off Charlotte 104-98.

The 76ers won their third in a row, pulling away down the stretch after being only one point in front midway through the fourth period. Philadelphia improved its road record to 4-2, hitting 51 percent from the field.

Turner made 10-of-15 shots in finishing with 25 points and 10 rebounds. Richardson hit half of Philadelphia's eight 3-pointers while scoring 22 points.

Jrue Holiday contributed 15 assists for the 76ers to go with 13 points.

Charlotte, loser of three straight, was led by 19 points off the bench from Ben Gordon.

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