Thaddeus Young had 24 points and nine rebounds, Dorell Wright added 18 points and 11 rebounds off the bench, and the Philadelphia 76ers held on to beat the Brooklyn Nets 106-96 on Friday night.
The early session featured a spirited scrimmage that lasted for nearly two hours.
“We are going to give every fan in attendance a red ‘Passionate, Intense, Proud’ 76ers tee-shirt and also a rally towel that basically celebrates the rivalry between the Sixers and Celtics.” spokesman Mike Preston says.
Evan Turner made the go-ahead layup with 40.4 seconds left and Philadelphia held off Boston the rest of the way with six straight free throws as the 76ers evened the second-round Eastern Conference series with an 82-81 victory Monday night.
Kevin Garnett scored 29 points — his most in the regular- or postseason this year — and added 11 rebounds on Saturday night to give the Boston Celtics a 92-91 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers in the opener of their Eastern Conference semifinal series.
Derrick Rose scored 23 points before being helped off the court late in the game with an injured left knee, casting a major cloud over the Chicago Bulls’ 103-91 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers in Saturday’s playoff opener.
The Sixers will see a familiar face in Memphis tonight.
The Sixers wrap up a tough stretch tonight against the Clippers.
Sixers GM Rod Thorn says Spencer Hawes is the key to the team’s success.
Tom McGinnis says the Sixers are full of ‘character guys.’
Thaddeus Young says the Sixers were inspired by the crowd on Monday.
The Sixers are learning what it takes to win.
By: Andy Wheeler So we are only a few short weeks of dodging snow away Phillies Spring Training and summer nights at the Bank. However for the first time in a long time I find […]
With LeBron James running the show, Miami ran the Sixers out of their building.
By Spike Eskin PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – As the Sixers finished off an unexpected 16-point win over the Eastern Conference leading Chicago Bulls and reigning MVP Derrick Rose last night, I looked around and realized how […]
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