Thursday, January 19, 2006
Philadelphia Inquirer | 01/15/2006 | Stephen A. Smith | Sixers must correct flaws before they become fatal Stephen A's article this Sunday was ... well it stated something as obvious as the nose on your face. The Sixers defense is horrible! The article goes on to say that Cheeks will trust more in his bench for defensive intensity.
... Well I saw first hand at last nite's game (a 101-90 loss to the division leading Nets) that it aint working. The game was littered with total defensive breakdowns. Sammy's defensive rebound and subsequent outlet pass to a Nets player was the hallmark of the Sixers inaptitude.