MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 21: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat drives by Evan Turner #12 of the Philadelphia 76ers during a game at American Airlines Arena on January 21, 2012 in Miami, Florida. 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. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
The Heat visit the surprising 76ers in Philadelphia tonight. Can the Heat overcome their recent road woes and take down Doug Collins' overachievers?
Miami Heat vs Milwaukee Bucks [2.1.2012] (via CakesBerry)
The Sixers beat the Chicago Bulls, 98-82 on Wednesday. Andre Igoudala and Thaddeus Young each scored 19 for Philadelphia, Jrue Holiday scored 17, Lavoy Allen pitched in 15 and Louis Williams added 14 for the surprising 76ers. The Bulls were led by 20 from CJ Watson off the bench, while reigning MVP Derrick Rose added 18 with six assists in a losing effort. The Bulls were outscored 26-11 in the third quarter, causing Tom Thibodeaux to understate,
"Our defense wasn't good. I thought our reaction to the ball was very poor."
NBA CIRCLE - Chicago Bulls Vs Philadelphia 76ers Highlights Feb 01, 2012 Game Recap (via NBACIRCLE)
Season Series: Heat 1, 76ers 0
All-Time Series: 42-50
Miami: W - W - W - W - L
Philadelphia: L - W - W - W - W
Miami Heat: 16-6, first in the Southeast Division, tied for second in the Eastern Conference, tied for third in the NBA, on pace for 48-18.
Philadelphia 76ers: 16-6, first in the Atlantic Division, tied for second in the Eastern Conference, tied for third in the NBA, on pace for 48-18.