Found November 11, 2012 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
After a perfect road trip, the Philadelphia 76ers are hoping to carry that momentum back home. The Milwaukee Bucks, meanwhile, are going for their best start on the road in 11 years. Philadelphia seeks a fourth straight win overall and its eighth in nine home contests against the Bucks on Monday night in the opener of a five-game homestand. Coming off two straight losses to New York, the 76ers (4-2) rebounded by sweeping three consecutive road games behind a defense that held opponents to 81.7 points and 40.2 percent shooting. "I'm thrilled, 3-0 road trip," coach Doug Collins said. Collins was certainly pleased with his reserves after the four-man bench held a 38-12 scoring edge and 17-10 rebounding advantage in Saturday's 93-83 victory at Toronto. Nick Young scored 16 points off the bench one day after the starters accounted for 82 points in a 106-100 win over Boston. "Our first unit just didn't have any juice at all," Collins said. "Our s...
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