Los Angeles, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Thaddeus Young had 25 points and nine rebounds to help the Philadelphia 76ers snap a 13-game road losing streak with a 111-104 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Evan Turner contributed 22 points, seven rebounds and six assists, while Spencer Hawes netted 19 points with eight rebounds for Philadelphia, which hadn't won on the road since Nov. 1 in Washington. That was the Sixers' first road game of the season.
Michael Carter-Williams added 13 points, five rebounds and five assists in the win.
Nick Young led all scorers with 26 points on 6-of-21 shooting from the field, including just 2-of-11 from deep for LA. He did, however, shoot a perfect 12- for-12 from the foul line.
Jordan Hill and Shawne Williams each recorded double-doubles in defeat with Hill registering 18 points and 13 rebounds and Williams scoring 11 with 10 boards.
The Lakers are in the midst of a season-high five game losing streak.