The Sixers led 83-81 with 4:30 to play and lost 94-86. That takes skill, folks. Analyst Greg Anthony (@greganthony50) may have summed it up best with this Tweet:
Watching Philly/Toronto man Philly doesn't have a clue on how to execute down the stretch
Yes, the absence of Iguodala in the final minutes hurt them, but the issues run much, much deeper. It’s not the players’ or Doug Collins’ fault, they were simply thrust into a bad situation. But this is a fact: The Sixers are 2-10 and just lost at home to the, no 3-9, Toronto Raptors. Let's start playing for ping pong balls.