Iverson leads Sixers past Hawks
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Allen Iverson scored 39 points and had six
assists to lead the Philadelphia 76ers past the Atlanta Hawks, 106-101, at the
Chris Webber added 29 points and eight rebounds for the Sixers, who have won
four straight games. John Salmons added 11 points off the bench and Shavlik
Randolph pulled down 12 rebounds as Philadelphia defeated Atlanta for the
fourth straight time.
Al Harrington scored 27 points and had eight boards for the Hawks, who saw
their two-game winning streak come to an end. Tyronn Lue added 21 points off
the bench and Joe Johnson chipped in 17 points with eight assists as Atlanta
lost for the eighth time in its last 10 games.
The Hawks outshot the Sixers 49.4 percent to 43.2 percent, including a 53.8 to
37.5 percent edge from three-point range, but could not pull out the victory.