By Melanie Evans-Rivera, Knicks Fan Since '90
Both the New York Knicks and the Philadelphia 76ers were riding four-game losing streaks coming into Sunday. With the two teams desperate for a win, a hard-fought contest was only to be expected.
Showing renewed spirit, the Orange and Blue prevailed, winning the season series with the Sixers three games to one as a result.
Here were some of the most significant takeaways from the much needed NYK victory:
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