Philadelphia 76ers Team Report – December 6
=== Philadelphia 76ers Team Report – December 6 ===
Sports Network) – Allen Iverson poured in a game-high 35 points to lead the
Philadelphia 76ers to a 93-90 win over the Miami Heat in an Atlantic Division
tilt from AmericanAirlines Arena.
Iverson made just 7-of-23 baskets from the field, but connected on 16-of-17
from the free-throw line. He was 5-for-9 from beyond the three-point arc.
Aaron McKie chipped in with 14 points and Kenny Thomas had nine points and 12
rebounds. Derrick Coleman had 12 points and seven boards, as the Sixers won
for the second straight night, and for the third time in four games.
Earlier in the day guard Willie Green underwent successful surgery to repair a
tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his right thumb and is expected to be
sidelined six-to-eight weeks.
Philadelphia, which is 5-6 on the road this season, will close a two-game road
trip in Detroit on Tuesday.