Reporter Ahn Hong-seok = The New York Knicks, 7th in the NBA Eastern Conference, won a rare home win over the 3rd place Philadelphia 76ers and continued their challenge for the top spot.
New York beat Philadelphia 108-97 in the 2022-2023 NBA regular league home game held at Madison Square Garden in New York, USA on the 6th (Korean time).
New York, which placed 7th in the East (29-26), continued its challenge to enter the top ranks.
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In particular, New York has been particularly weak at home this season, so this victory is nice to see. New York is 14-15 at home, including this day’s game.
Philadelphia, whose winning streak ended in two games, remained in third place (34-18).
New York, which was trailing by 21 points in the first quarter, narrowed the gap with Julius Randle’s goal.
At the beginning of the 4th quarter, Obitopin’s 3 points and free throws led to an 83-82 reversal, and Evan Fournier’s stepback score added to run away.
Philadelphia tried to catch up with James Harden and Joel Embiid’s points, but in about two minutes Randle scored one after another and tipped the pendulum back to New York.
Randle performed outstandingly, scoring 24 points, the most on the team, and recording 9 rebounds and 7 assists.
In Philadelphia, Embiid contributed 31 points and 14 rebounds.