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Spencer Hawes of the Philadelphia 76ers drives against Brook Lopez (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Lack Of Defensive Effort In Philly Most Foul

I would think that my queasiness was more likely related to undercooked meat, but, then again, the Nets did emit a malodorous stench with their play in Philly.


The Nets’ Andray Blatche and Mirza Teletovic, right, reach for a rebound against the 76ers’ Lavoy Allen at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on March 11, 2013. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sixers Seize Control In Second Quarter, Nets Never Recover

Spencer Hawes had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Jrue Holiday added 15 points and 11 assists and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 106-97 on Monday night.


NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 24: Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks shoots a lay-up against the Philadelphia 76ers on February 24, 2013 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Carmelo, Amare Lead Knicks In Sunday Night ‘W’ Over Philadelphia

The Knicks were sharp enough to build a couple of big leads and turn away the runs Philadelphia made, handing the 76ers their eighth straight road loss.


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Hartnett: Knicks’ Anthony Delivers Fresh Reminder Of MVP Candidacy

Some have speculated whether Melo’s MVP candidacy was fading. On Sunday, he sent a resounding reminder of why he’s a genuine contender.


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Sixers Knock Down Knicks 97-80 In Felton’s Return To The Lineup

Jrue Holiday scored a career-high 35 points, Nick Young had 20 and the Philadelphia 76ers cruised to a 97-80 victory over the New York Knicks.


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Felton Returns To Knicks As Team Heads To Philadelphia

Felton is expected to return Saturday night from a 12-game absence when the Knicks visit the Philadelphia 76ers.


The Nets’ Brook Lopez, center, and Reggie Evans, left, drive to the basket against the 76ers during the game at the Wells Fargo Center on Jan. 8, 2013 in Philadelphia. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Put Aside Off-The-Court Distractions Long Enough To Blow Out Sixers

Reggie Evans grabbed a career-high 23 rebounds, Deron Williams scored 22 points and the Brooklyn Nets improved to 6-1 under interim coach P.J. Carlesimo with a 109-89 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night.


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Sources: Nets’ Blatche Questioned In Philadelphia Sex Assault Investigation

“From all accounts, (Blatche) was not personally involved in any kind of assault or anything like that,” Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey said, according to the New York Times.


Deron Williams is greeted by Brook Lopez of the Brooklyn Nets. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Break Dry Spell With Philly Escape

The Nets’ schedule is only going to get more daunting as the New Year approaches. We’ll know soon if the Nets are back to playing consistent basketball or if this show was just a One-Night-Only engagement.


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Johnson Scores 22 Points, Nets Beat 76ers

Joe Johnson scored 22 points, Gerald Wallace had 14 points, nine rebounds and six assists and the Brooklyn Nets held on to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 95-92 on Sunday.


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How Safe Is Nets’ Head Coach Avery Johnson?

Brooklyn Nets’ head coach Avery Johnson is under pressure as the Nets have continued their losing skid.


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Hartnett: At 38, Nets’ Stackhouse Is Still Going Strong

The game hasn’t passed Jerry Stackhouse by just yet. The Nets’ swingman played key roles off the bench in consecutive statement victories.


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Schmeelk: Knicks Not Just Winning — They’re Dominating

For once, we can be thankful for a good basketball team in New York.


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Knicks Rip Sixers Again, Off To Best Start Since 1999-2000 Season

For all the cracks made about New York’s aging roster, those old-timers sure know how to win. Carmelo Anthony scored 21 points and JR Smith had 17 to help keep the Knicks perfect in a 110-88 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.


Jason Kidd and Kurt Thomas of the New York Knicks give each other high fives. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Off To Perfect Start, Improve To 2-0 After Defeating Sixers

The Knicks have come out of the gates strongly by starting their season 2-0 after defeating the Sixers on Sunday.