Elton Brand played one of his best games in a Sixers uniform, Maurice Brooks writes. Is this the start of a trend?
Updated: November 26, 2008, 5:13 PM ETBy Maurice Brooks | ESPN.com
Most of the euphoria brought to the City of Brotherly Love by the Phillies winning the World Series has been weakened by the miserable play of the Eagles -- punctuated by the second-half benching of Donovan McNabb in Sunday's 29-point loss to the Ravens. With a postseason berth for the Birds looking less and less likely by the week, now is the perfect time for Philadelphia sports fans to turn their attention towards the Sixers, who in Sunday's 89-81 win over the Warriors gave a positive glimpse of the future.