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                     === Turner leads Sixers past Cavs ===
 Philadelphia, PA ( - Evan Turner scored 22 points to go with
 10  rebounds  and five assists  to lead the Philadelphia  76ers to a 94-79 win
 over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday.
 Tony  Wroten contributed a career-high 18 points off the bench for the Sixers,
 who  snapped  a two-game losing  skid. Thaddeus Young  had 16 points and James
 Anderson  and Michael  Carter-Williams  both netted  11  points, with  Carter-
 Williams also going for nine rebounds and six assists.
 "It's  a great feeling,"  said Wroten. "All the hard work paid off. Just being
 able to get the opportunity here, being able to play a lot. It's a blessing."
 Tristan  Thompson scored 13 points and collected 16 rebounds -- nine offensive
 --  for  the Cavaliers. Center Andrew  Bynum play nearly 18 minutes and scored
 four  points with  five rebounds  to a  chorus of  boos from  the Philadelphia
 "This was just another game to me," said Bynum. "I just went out and played."
 Bynum  sat out  the entire 2012-13 season with knee problems after joining the
 Sixers  in a  four-team swap. The 7-footer rehabbed and signed a two-year deal
 with Cleveland this past offseason.
 Dion  Waiters paced  the Cavs with 18  points, and Jarrett Jack and C.J. Miles
 had 13 points apiece.
 Bynum  checked in with 3:38 left in the first quarter and immediately heard it
 from  the  home crowd. Meanwhile,  the Cavs finished the  frame on an 8-0 run,
 including six in a row from Miles.
 The  Sixers slowly cut  into their deficit and late in the second half, Hawes'
 block  of Thompson led  to a run out and Young alley-oop from Turner to inject
 some  energy into the Wells Fargo Center. Turner scored on a turnaround jumper
 in  the paint  moments later, and the  Sixers went ahead with 2:03 left in the
 half on a Carter-Williams 3.
 "I thought there was a stretch after the first quarter when we didn't show any
 fight," said Cleveland head coach Mike Brown. "Mentally, I don't think we know
 how hard it is to win ball games, especially on the road."
 The Sixers held a 44-42 halftime edge.
 Philadelphia's  strong  play carried over into  the second half. It opened the
 half  with  a Young  jumper and  Hawes 3-pointer and  held the lead throughout
 before going on a 15-4 surge late in the period.
 Turner got things started with a mid-range jumper before Wroten came up with a
 steal  and emphatic finish at the other end. Wroten's triple with 1:07 left in
 the  third gave Philly  a 75-59 lead, and it led by double figures the rest of
 the way.
                                   Game Notes
 Cavs'  No. 1  pick Anthony Bennett left  the game in the second quarter with a
 sprained right shoulder and did not return ... All-star Kyrie Irving shot just
 4-of-17 for 10 points for the Cavs ... Cleveland has lost four of five.
 11/08 23:43:06 ET

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