The Morning After: Sixers Stay Hot

Every morning, we’ll have a look at the big news from the previous night’s action in a round up of recaps and reactions from around the web.

The Big Headline

The Philadelphia 76’ers won their fifth straight game to move to 6-2, their best start in 11 years.  

The Big Performers

Andrea Bargnani (TOR):  31 pts, 9 reb
Amar’e Stoudemire (NYK):  25 pts, 12 reb

The Big Highlights

Carl Landry posterizes Nene

DJ Augestin with the behind-the-back feed to Gerald Henderson, who puts Melo on a poster

The Big Game

Sixers 96 – Pacers 86
Box Score    Recap
PHI:  Andre Iquodala – 20 pts, 9 reb, 5 ast.  Sixers bench: Outscored IND bench 41-19
IND:  Roy Hibbert – 19 pts, 8 reb.  David West – 15 pts, 11 reb

Iguodala, defense push Sixers past Pacers – Liberty Ballers via kwout

Post-Game Grades: Under-Manned, Over-Matched Pacers Barely Show Up, Get Smoked By Philly | Eight Points, Nine Seconds via kwout

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