Richard Hamilton added five rebounds and five assists to his 23 points Tuesday in Game 5.
Richard Hamilton and Chauncey Billups led the way in the fourth quarter, as the Pistons wrapped up their series Tuesday with an
over the Sixers at home in Game 5. Hamilton and Billups, who scored 23 each, combined for 18 points in the pivotal quarter, which Detroit entered trailing by a point. Hamilton scored four points in an 8-0 run that put the Pistons up 80-69 with 4:36 to play.
Philadelphia's Allen Iverson led all players with 34 points. The defending champions advance to face the Boston vs. Indiana winner.
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