Andrew Wiggins stellar in Warriors win over six

The Warriors held a 30-point lead — their largest lead of the season — in a 127-104 win over the 76ers in Philadelphia on Wednesday. Andrew Wiggins led the way with 21 points and 10 rebounds and was a plus-17 in 23 minutes. Jonathan Cuminga and Klay Thompson each added 18 points, with Thompson leading the team in plus-minus (+24). Every available Warrior played and scored.

Golden State Warriors Highlights vs. Philadelphia 76ers

A remarkable second quarter turnaround
The Warriors scored just 15 points in the first quarter — tied for their lowest scoring output in any quarter all season. However, they turned the tide in the second quarter, going on a 16-5 run that started with 10 straight points. Lester Quinones scored seven points during the run, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, as he found a steady spot in the rotation during this road trip. Despite 10-time All-Star Stephen Curry making two points and zero field goals, the Warriors led by three at halftime (48-45).

Lester Quinones nails it from behind the arc

Wiggins in attack mode
After missing the last game with an ankle injury, Andrew Wiggins made his presence felt early and often on Wednesday. In the first half, Wiggins was tied for game-highs in scoring (11 points) while leading in field goals made (6) and rebounds (6). While first-time All-Star Tyrese Maxey was the primary defender, he also made an impact on defense with a steal and a block, and he scored just five points in the half.

Andrew Wiggins' highlight-reel drama!

20 point third quarter advantage
The Warriors scored 43 points in the third quarter and outscored the 76ers by 20 points in the frame. Andrew Wiggins led the way with 10 points in the quarter, while the Splash Brothers combined for 15 points (8 for Thompson, 7 for Curry). The Warriors were particularly successful from behind the arc, committing just one turnover on six of their seven attempts from deep.

Klay Thompson drills wood

Finding their perimeter shot
Stephen Curry was the only Warrior to make a 3-pointer against the Nets on Monday. However, on Wednesday, Klay Thompson and Lester Quinones each hit four treys and made just one of their 16 3-pointers. The Warriors doubled up the Sixers 16-8.

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The Warriors play the Pacers on the second night of a back-to-back at Indiana on Thursday (4 p.m.).

  • The Warriors improve to 3-1 on their current five-game road trip … Overall, the Warriors are 10-12 this season.
  • It marked the Warriors' fifth win by 20 or more points this season.
  • Golden State limited Philadelphia to 68 points in three quarters, the fewest the Warriors have allowed after three quarters this season … previously 70 on Feb. 5 in Brooklyn.
  • The Warriors' most of the season was 30 when they blew a 29-point lead in New Orleans on Oct. 30.
  • Golden State won the season series from Philadelphia for the first time since the 2017-18 season … The teams had split the series the past five seasons … Overall, the Warriors have hit three straight against the 76ers.
  • The Warriors recorded at least 30 assists and shot 50.0% or better from the field to improve to 10-2.
  • Andrew Wiggins Recorded his second double-double of the season with 21 points and 10 rebounds … It was his seventh game with 20 or more points.
  • Jonathan Guminga Dished out a season-high tying five assists.
  • Lester Quinones He has 13 points and has the most assists of his career … He has scored in double figures in three of his last four games.
  • Stephen Curry Scored nine points, matching his second-lowest scoring output of the season (nine on 1/7/24 vs. Toronto on Jan. 7, season-low seven at Portland on Dec. 17).
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