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Philadelphia 76ers vs Washington Wizards Wrap - Philadelphia Wins 119-113

Washington was scorched by Tyrese Maxey for 28 points as the 76ers defeated the Wizards 119-113 in NBA action on Saturday.

The 76ers were a -5.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 244.0.

Buddy Hield had 23 points for Philadelphia and Ricky Council IV chipped in with 19 points. Tyrese Maxey had 7 assists for the 76ers, while Ricky Council IV was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Washington got 25 points from Tyus Jones in a losing cause and another 21 points from Kyle Kuzma. Tyus Jones contributed 9 assists for the Wizards, while Deni Avdija had 13 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Philadelphia were victorious, as the score was 59-56 at the break.

Philadelphia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-39.

Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Wizards will aim to get back on the winning track at Dallas.