Sixers Defense Not Enough As Warriors Hang On To Win 89-84

CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 20 points, Leandro Barbosa had 16 off the bench and the Golden State Warriors snapped Philadelphia’s four-game home winning streak with an 89-84 win over the 76ers on Monday night.

Klay Thompson and former Sixer Andre Iguodala added 13 points apiece for the Warriors (41-9), who have won four of five and two straight after opening their four-game road trip with a loss to the Hawks on Friday.

Robert Covington scored 21 points to pace the 76ers (12-41), who committed 27 turnovers and shot 7 for 24 from 3-point range. Luc Mbah a Moute had 13 points and nine rebounds.

Golden State, the NBA’s second-best 3-point shooting team, shot just 7 for 29 from behind the arc.

With the game tied at 46 early in the first half, the Warriors reeled off a quick 9-0 run to take the lead for good.

Curry and…

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