The 76ers got 20 points from Elton Brand as Philadelphia ran past New York 106-96 on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
The 76ers were a 7-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 206.5.
Philadelphia got 19 points from Jrue Holiday and another 19 points from Louis Williams. Jrue Holiday contributed 8 assists, while Evan Turner cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
New York got 21 points from Amar'e Stoudemire in a losing cause and another 17 points from Toney Douglas. Raymond Felton contributed 10 assists for the Knicks, while Amar'e Stoudemire had 15 rebounds.
The 76ers hit the break trailing 56-54 before taking care of business in the second half.
New York had a 49-45 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Oklahoma City looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.