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2012 NBA schedule: Sixers visit Knicks in Sunday matinee

After a full weekend of NBA action, the 76ers will be in Madison Square Garden facing the Knicks on Sunday afternoon.


The Philadelphia 76ers will have to wait until Sunday afternoon to play their second game of the season, as they'll head to Madison Square Garden to take on the New York Knicks in a matinee game.

Philadelphia won its season opener at home on Wednesday, defeating Andre Iguodala and the Denver Nuggets, 84-75. The Knicks, meanwhile, open their season Friday night at home against the defending champion Miami Heat.

Other notable games on Friday include James Harden and the Houston Rockets taking on the Hawks in Atlanta, and the Clippers and Lakers squaring off in a battle of Los Angeles.

Saturday night features the Brooklyn Nets opening the Barclays Center against the Toronto Raptors, the Washington Wizards hosting the Boston Celtics and the Golden State Warriors visiting the Clippers on NBATV.

After the Sixers-Knicks on Sunday, the Raptors host the Minnesota Timberwolves on NBATV and, in the nightcap, the Detroit Pistons head to Los Angeles to take on the Lakers.

For a complete look at the weekend in the NBA, check the schedule here.