The 76ers held a modest lead for most of the first half and ran away in the fourth quarter, when they outscored the Hawks, 27-16. Philadelphia was led by Evan Turner (21 points, 5 rebounds) and Thaddeus Young (18 points, 11 rebounds). Jason Richardson scored 17 points.
Josh Smith had 17 points on 8-of-16 shooting in the loss for Atlanta. The rest of the Hawks starters were just 8 of 25 from the field. Lou Williams contributed 13 points off the bench, but also had four turnovers. Atlanta lost the rebounding battle, 45-37.