Found February 24, 2013 on Philly Sports Live:
The New York Knicks snapped their longest losing streak of the season at four games by beating the Philadelphia 76ers 99-93 on Sunday night. All-Star Jrue Holiday had 30 points, five rebounds and five assists for the 76ers, who have lost five straight games and eight straight on the road. Evan Turner had 21 points
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