76ers Vs Knicks: Streak Ends As New York Wins 85-79

The Philadelphia 76ers ended their sixth game winning streak with a 85-79 loss to the New York Knicks on Wednesday.

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76ers Schedule 2012: Philadelphia Wraps Up Home-And-Home With Washington On Saturday

The Atlantic Division-leading Philadelphia 76ers have a game tonight at the Wells Fargo Center against the Washington Wizards in Philly but will face Washington again in their building this weekend on Saturday at 7 p.m.

The 76ers are 7-3 and have won five of their last six games going into tonight's game while Washington is just 1-9. This home-and-home series will be the first two meetings between the teams this season. After this weekend's series wraps up, Philadelphia won't play the Wizards again until Jan. 23 and March 30.

Here is all the information you need to find the game this weekend.

Game Date/Time: Saturday, January 14; 7:00pm ET

Location: Verizon Center, Washington, D.C.

TV Schedule: CSN

Radio Schedule: 94 WIP

To see the whole 76ers 2012 schedule, click here. For more 76ers coverage, visit our team page and our team blog, Liberty Ballers. For more on the Wizards, visit Bullets Forever.

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Philadelphia 76ers Vs. Washington Wizards Preview

The Philadelphia 76ers look to get back on track tonight against the NBA's worst team, the Washington Wizards.

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Sixers Vs Knicks: New York Ends Philadelphia's Streak With 85-79 Win

The New York Knicks won their fourth game in a row on Wednesday night, cooling off the red hot Philadelphia 76ers by a final score of 85-79 at the Garden. Riding high and two games above .500 in the shortened season, the win fuels fans' hopes to end a decade of relative anonymity for the Knicks and get back into contention this season.

Carmelo Anthony picked up where he left off the last time these two teams met. He led the way with 27 points, nine rebounds, five assists and three steals. Amare Stoudemire scored 20 points and had ten rebounds. Tyson Chandler led the team with 13 rebounds on the night. Josh Harrelson had 13 points off the bench, sinking three of five three-point attempts.

More: Which teams are running more this season?

The loss ends a seven-game winning streak for the 76ers, who caught fire on a five-game road trip to open their season. Guard Lou Williams was leading Philadelphia in scoring, averaging 16.4 points per game off the bench. The Knicks held him to just two points in the loss. Andre Iguodala led the team with 16 points, six rebounds, one assist and four steals.

More: SI.com asked whether or not the Sixers could hold up to the NBA's better teams.

The Knicks play in Memphis on Thursday and Oklahoma City on Saturday. Philadelphia has a home and road set against Washington on Friday and Saturday.

For more Knicks coverage, visit our team page and our team blog, Posting and Toasting. For more 76ers coverage, visit our team page and our team blog, Liberty Ballers.

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76ers Vs Knicks: Sixers Take On Knicks For Third Game In Three Nights

The Philadelphia 76ers will be trying for their seventh straight victory Wednesday, as they visit the New York Knicks and Madison Square Garden (7:30 p.m. on CSN).

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