Philadelphia 76ers Team Report – March 13
=== Philadelphia 76ers Team Report – March 13 ===
(Sports Network) – Kenny Thomas had 25 points with 16 rebounds, and made
game-tying shots in both regulation and the first overtime, as the
Philadelphia 76ers earned a thrilling 99-94 win over the New York Knicks in
double overtime to extend their winning streak to a season-high four games.
Thomas posted his 10th straight double-double for the Sixers, who trailed by
as many as 14 points in the second half. Aaron McKie added 22 points in a
starter’s role with Allen Iverson out of the lineup, and Eric Snow scored 19
with seven assists.
The Sixers have won the last three games with Iverson on the mend with a right
Thomas has recorded a double-double in 10 straight games. He has averaged 18.7
points and 13.2 rebounds in that span.
Philadelphia is off until Sunday when it visits the Detroit Pistons. It will
be the final meeting between the two teams this season. The 76ers are 2-1
against the Pistons this season.