Found March 11, 2012 on Philly Sports Live:
Sunday’s 106-94 victory over the faltering New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden marked the third win in a row for the suddenly resurgent 76ers. Lou Williams came off bench to score 28. Evan Turner posted yet another double-double, finishing with 25 points. Oh, yeah. The guy that Doug Collins says is his team’s best rebounder pulled down a career-high 15. The Sixers (25-17) don’t play again until Wednesday when they play at Indiana. But just as noteworthy as the victory is the continuing downward spiral that the Knicks’ season is rapidly becoming. They have gone from Linsation to flat-out lousy in no time flat. The Sixers took away the Knicks’ will to compete in the third quarter when they outscored them 38-24. Having seen enough, Knicks coach Mike D’Antoni benched New York’s purported superstars Carmelo Anthony and Amare Stoudemire. But D’Antoni’s benching of his best players didn’t necessarily pull the bright lights of Broadway off of him. The loss was their fifth in a row, the...
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