Jrue Holiday scores 27, Sixers down Magic 102-95

Jrue Holiday scores 27, Sixers down Magic 102-95
October 11, 2012, 9:41 pm
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Philadelphia 76ers' Jason Richardson, right, goes up past Orlando Magic's J.J. Redick for a shot during the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)


ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Jrue Holiday had 27 points and Nick Young added 22 as the Philadelphia 76ers held off the Orlando Magic 102-95 in a preseason game Thursday night.

Holiday played only 19 minutes, but connected on 12 of his 14 shots from the field, including 3 of 4 from beyond the arc

Glen Davis had 16 points and 12 rebounds to lead Orlando, with Nikola Vucevic also getting a double-double in his first start with 12 points and 10 rebounds.

Orlando trailed by a basket entering the fourth quarter before using a 10-0 run to take an 89-82 lead. But the Sixers responded with a 13-2 run to take control.

The Sixers were 9 of 18 from 3-point range..