Philadelphia 76ers Team Report – November 16
=== Philadelphia 76ers Team Report – November 16 ===
(Sports Network) – The short-handed 76ers ran out of gas on Saturday,
dropping a 91-88 overtime decision to the Cleveland Cavaliers at Gund Arena.
The Sixers played without starters Kenny Thomas (bruised lower back), Glenn
Robinson (left ankle) and Derrick Coleman (strained left knee). Coleman has
missed the last two games, Robinson has missed three in a row and Thomas has
been out of the last four contests with his injuries.
Allen Iverson scored 19 points for the Sixers, but made only 8-of-29 shots
from the field. Marc Jackson scored 19 points and pulled down 15 boards for
Philadelphia, which lost for just the second time in five games.
Forward Samuel Dalembert added 10 rebounds in the contest.
Philly had won its previous eight games in Cleveland. The Sixers lost to
Cleveland for the first time since April 2, 1999.
Philadelphia will return to the court Monday against Houston at the Wachovia