Quotebook | Focus Shifts to Second Round

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Quotebook | Focus Shifts to Second Round
Quotebook | Focus Shifts to Second Round

It began with a 14-0 run, and ended with a ticket to the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Tuesday's Game 5 brought a wire-to-wire, 122-100 victory over the Brooklyn Nets, leaving the 76ers in high spirits as they advanced to Round 2 of the playoffs to face the Toronto Raptors. Here's some of what was said after the close-out win... After establishing a commanding 23-2 advantage in the first nine minutes of play, the Sixers went into halftime up 60-31. JJ Redick (11 pts, 2 ast) said that the early surge showed some of his team's best work to date: “Maybe the best that we've defended all season, given the problems that they present for our team. The first half was as good as you can guard. We altered

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