Philadelphia 76ers Team Report – December 28
=== Philadelphia 76ers Team Report – December 28 ===
(Sports Network) – The Philadelphia 76ers continue their season-high eight-
game road trip tonight, as they visit the surprising Seattle SuperSonics at
This is the second and final meeting of the season between the teams. On
November 16th, the SuperSonics defeated Philadelphia, 103-95, at the Wachovia
Center. Overall, the road team has won seven straight contests in this series.
The Sonics have won two of three and four of the last six meetings. The Sixers
have won three straight and four of their last five at Seattle.
Philadelphia is 2-0 on its current road swing. On Monday, Allen Iverson scored
28 points and dished out six assists to lead the 76ers to a 111-104 win over
the Portland Trail Blazers at the Rose Garden. Rookie Andre Iguodala added a
career-high 22 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and dished out five assists for the
Center Marc Jackson tallied 16 points and eight boards in Monday’s victory,
as Philadelphia has won six of its last eight contests overall. Kyle Korver
finished with 14 points for the Sixers, who have won three straight in
Iverson has scored more than 20 points in eight straight games. He is
averaging 36.3 points and 7.3 assists in that span.
The Sixers, who have won four straight on the road, are 5-8 as the visitor