J-Rich, Nick Young lead 76ers over RaptorsPosted by Inside Hoops
Nick Young has some game to go with his style and swagger.
Young scored 23 points off the bench, Jason Richardson had six of his 21 points late in the fourth quarter, and the Philadelphia 76ers rallied to beat the Toronto Raptors 106-98 on Tuesday night.
Known for his cool nickname - Swaggy P - and his Afro hairdo, Young is earning recognition for his play on the court, too. He had four assists and three rebounds to go with his 7-for-13 shooting.
”That’s all part of the Swaggy P movement,” Young said with a smile. ”I felt good.” …
Jrue Holiday had 19 points and 12 assists and Thad Young scored 18 to help the Sixers win their third straight game.
DeMar DeRozan had 24 and Andrea Bargnani scored 22 for the Raptors, who are off to a 3-8 start. Jose Calderon, who had a season-high 18 assists in Toronto’s win over Orlando on Sunday night, got 12 more to go with 13 points…
Lowry, who went to nearby Villanova, returned after missing six games with a foot injury.
– Reported by Rob Maaddi of the Associated Press