First, read this post
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Now take a look at the wins the Sixers have posted against playoff teams and playoff hopefuls since I wrote that post.
- @ Phoenix
- @ Detroit
- San Antonio
- New Jersey
- @ Boston
So we can add the following names to the list of players from the previous post...
- Dwight Howard, Rashard Lewis, Hedo Turkuglu
- Steve Nash, Amare Stoudemire, Shaq
- Chauncey Billups, Rip Hamilton, Tayshaun Prince, Rasheed Wallace
- Tony Parker, Manu Ginobli, Tim Duncan
- Allen Iverson, Carmelo Anthony, Marcus Camby
- Vince Carter
- Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen
If you aren't impressed by this Sixers team, you don't have a pulse. If you don't think the teams at the top of the Eastern Conference are praying they miss the Sixers in the first round, you're just wrong. This team is for real.