76ers secure top seed in Eastern Conference for first time since ...
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Young leads Hawks' rally past Sixers
ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young overcame a cold start to score 25 points, including a floater that gave Atlanta the lead with 1:17 remaining, and the Hawks rallied.Continue reading
Sixers stumble in second half as Hawks even series
Trae Young overcame a cold start to score 25 points, including a floater that gave Atlanta the lead with 1:17 remaining, and the Hawks rallied to beat the ...Continue reading
Ben Simmons, Sixers react to Joel Embiid's struggles in loss to Hawks
The Philadelphia 76ers have been counting on superstar big man Joel Embiid to come through when the games matter the most all season. Consistently, he has ...Continue reading
Young leads Hawks' rally past Sixers with Embiid hurting
Trae Young tried to reassure Atlanta coach Nate McMillan after it became clear the Hawks point guard was hiding a sore shoulder.Continue reading
Furkan Korkmaz discusses his mindset as starter vs. reserve for Sixers
The short-handed Philadelphia 76ers head into Game 4 against the Atlanta Hawks on Monday without veteran guard Danny Green. The sharpshooter suffered a ...Continue reading
Sixers can't survive terrible offensive game from Embiid as Hawks ...
Tonight, the Sixers lost to the Hawks in Atlanta, 103-100. With tonight's result, the series evened at 2-2. For the Sixers, the loss was due largely to an ...Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers head home tied 2-2 with Hawks after ...
Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young (11) shoots over Philadelphia 76ers guard Matisse Thybulle (22) in the third quarter of Game 4. The Sixers had a great chance to ...Continue reading
Atlanta Hawks Survive Game 4 to Even Series vs. Sixers
The Atlanta Hawks pulled off a last-minute win against the Sixers to steal Game 4 on Monday night.Continue reading
Sixers' Doc Rivers Opens up on Loss of Danny Green
The Sixers did a great job revamping the roster this offseason in more ways than one. Along with finding players that fit, the Sixers also found veterans that know ...Continue reading
Sixers aim to take 3-1 series lead in Game 4 vs. Hawks
The Philadelphia 76ers have won the last two games of their second-round series against the Atlanta Hawks in commanding fashion, setting them up with a ...Continue reading
NBA Playoffs: Sixers Lose 18-Point Lead, Hawks Even Series at 2-2
The Sixers squandered an 18-point lead and Joel Embiid had serious shooting woes in a 103-100 Game 4 loss Monday to the Hawks.Continue reading
3 observations: Trae Young, Hawks outlast Sixers to even the series
Trae Young and the Atlanta Hawks complete the rally to knock off the Philadelphia 76ers and even the series.Continue reading
What to Watch for in Sixers vs Hawks: Game Four
The Sixers and Hawks will match up in a pivotal game four matchup in Atlanta. This game will prove if the Hawks have any fight left in them:Continue reading
Film Study: How Sixers got Ben Simmons more involved in Game 3
Philadelphia found creative ways to utilize Ben Simmons on offense during its Game 3 win over Atlanta.Continue reading
Sixers-Hawks: Joel Embiid, Sixers' second-half struggles cost them ...
On a night when Trae Young was well off the mark, his passing was enough to lead the Hawks to a 103-100 win over the 76ers and tied their best of seven ...Continue reading
Playoff Bell Ringer: Sixers roll over Hawks to take 2-1 series lead
Note: No traditional recap post for tonight's game. Sixers Bell Ringer playoff standings: Joel Embiid - 3. Ben Simmons - 2. Tobias Harris - 1. George Hill - 1.Continue reading
2021 NBA playoffs - Joel Embiid and Philadelphia 76ers show how ...
In arguably their most impressive performance of the postseason, Embiid proved both dominant and able to distribute to teammates. And this version of the ...Continue reading
2021 NBA Playoffs: Sixers vs. Hawks odds, line, picks, Game 3 ...
Tip-off is at 7:30 p.m. ET in Atlanta. William Hill Sportsbook lists Philadelphia as 1.5-point road favorites, while the over-under, or total number of points Vegas ...Continue reading
3 observations: Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons lead Sixers past Hawks ...
Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons step up in a big way to lead the Philadelphia 76ers past the Atlanta Hawks in Game 3 on the road.Continue reading
Embiid and Harris power Sixers past Hawks, take 2-1 series lead
Game three in the second round series between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Atlanta Hawks featured Joel Embiid drawing his fair share of fouls, which.Continue reading
NBA playoffs: Joel Embiid leads Sixers to Game 3 win over Hawks ...
Joel Embiid led the Sixers to a 127-111 Game 3 win Friday night over the Hawks at State Farm Arena despite Danny Green's early exit. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Sixers roll past Hawks in Game 3 to regain control of series with 2-1 ...
Joel Embiid controlled the game with his all-around performance. Tobias Harris was efficient. Ben Simmons was solid. And Philadelphia's bench was ...Continue reading
Sixers-Hawks: Doc Rivers 'doubts' Danny Green will play in Game 4 ...
Sixers forward Danny Green grimaces after getting injured next to Head Coach Doc Rivers against the Atlanta Hawks during the first quarter in Game 3 of the NBA ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid, Shake Milton spark Sixers to Game 2 victory over ...
Embiid finished with a career playoff-high 40 points and the Sixers' bench came alive. The series heads to Atlanta tied at one game apiece.Continue reading
76ers Even Series with Convincing W
Led by Joel Embiid and a resurgent Shake Milton, the 76ers evened their second round series with the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night. The teams will play ...Continue reading
Ben Simmons Confident Sixers Can Bounce Back Game 2 vs. Hawks
The Philadelphia 76ers entered Sunday afternoon's Game 1 matchup against the Atlanta Hawks with everything in their favor. With home-court advantage on ...Continue reading
Elevating play is a must for Sixers' reserves vs. Hawks in Game 2 of ...
"We got to get stops, too, as a second unit, so we can run, and make plays for each other,” rookie Tyrese Maxey said.Continue reading
Embiid drops 40 & Shake is resurrected as Sixers run away from ...
Tonight, the Sixers defeated the visiting Atlanta Hawks 118-102 in game 2 of the teams' semifinal matchup. Philadelphia's win evened the series at 1-1. Coming ...Continue reading
Hawks vs. 76ers score, takeaways: Joel Embiid dominates, leads ...
The Philadelphia 76ers and Atlanta Hawks battled back and forth throughout Tuesday night's matchup at Wells Fargo Center as the 76ers opened up multiple ...Continue reading
Sixers star Joel Embiid reacts to losing MVP award to Nikola Jokic
Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid had himself an incredible season out on the floor in the 2020-21 season. He played through a lot of adversity and some ...Continue reading
2021 NBA Playoffs: Sixers vs. Hawks odds, line, picks, Game 2 ...
The Sixers aim to even the series after a Game 1 loss on Sunday afternoon. The Hawks look to take a commanding 2-0 series lead on the road following an upset ...Continue reading
Shake Milton Steals The Show As Sixers Take Game 2
The Sixers took game two over the Atlanta Hawks, but it was a second-half push by Shake Milton that stole the show Tuesday night.Continue reading
Joel Embiid pours in 40 as Sixers pull even with Hawks
Joel Embiid scored a playoff-career-high 40 points and grabbed 13 rebounds Tuesday as the host Philadelphia 76ers evened their Eastern Conference ...Continue reading
Sixers run away from Hawks in Game 2 to even series behind Joel ...
Joel Embiid scored a playoff career-high 40 points to and the Sixers pulled away in the second half for a 118-102 win over the Hawks in Game 2.Continue reading
3 observations: Joel Embiid, Sixers get even with Trae Young, Hawks
Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers were able to pull even with Trae Young and the Atlanta Hawks in Game 2 at home.Continue reading
Shake Milton saves Sixers as Philly evens series with Hawks
He led a sensational Sixers stretch not long after he found out he was runner-up in NBA MVP voting. Embiid, Tobias Harris and Seth Curry steadied the top-seeded Sixers a game after they fell behind by 26 and were stunned in a Game 1 defeat.Continue reading
Ben Simmons, Tobias Harris discuss success of Sixers starters vs ...
The Philadelphia 76ers already had one of the more talented starting lineups in the league led by their start duo of Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons, but it's not just ...Continue reading
Wizards' Russell Westbrook plays in Game 3; Sixers take 3-0 series ...
Westbrook had to leave in the fourth quarter of the Wizards' 120-95 loss in Game 2 Wednesday with an ankle injury. He is averaging 13 points, 12.5 assists and ...Continue reading
Sixers' starters again prove too much for the Wizards in playoffs
Scott Brooks switched the Wizards' starting lineup for Game 3 of Washington's first-round playoff series with the 76ers, abandoning the three-guard offense by ...Continue reading
Sixers Notebook: Perfect storm blows Wizards into 3-0 hole
Some night, and Doc Rivers wasn't certain when, the 76ers' offense would function exactly as designed.Continue reading
Recap: Wizards defeated by Sixers 132-103 in Game 3
Washington closed the first quarter on a 14-6 run, highlighted by a fast break layup from Davis Bertans off a Daniel Gafford block, to cut the lead to eight points ...Continue reading
Sixers Dominate Wizards in Game 3 Setting up a Potential First ...
After tipping off the first round of the playoff last Sunday, the Philadelphia 76ers wasted no time getting out in front of the eighth-seeded Washington Wizards.Continue reading
Instant observations: Joel Embiid rolls to playoff career high in ...
The Sixers absolutely dominated the Wizards in Game 3 on Saturday night, riding Joel Embiid and the starters to a comfortable victory.Continue reading
Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid cruises to playoff career-high 36 ...
Joel Embiid posted a playoff career high of 36 points while shooting 14-of-18 from the field in the 76ers' dominant win over the Wizards on Saturday.Continue reading
'Interesting Thing': Sixers Young Duo Breaking All the Rules
Philadelphia 76ers head coach Doc Rivers issued an innocent warning in his evaluation of young guards Tyrese Maxey and Matisse Thybulle.Continue reading
Sixers: Matisse Thybulle would be a top-5 pick in 2019 re-draft
If the 2019 NBA Draft class were to be re-drafted so soon after they made the NBA, Matisse Thybulle of the Sixers would be a top-5.Continue reading
Wizards' Russell Westbrook available for Game 3 vs. Sixers
Westbrook had to leave in the fourth quarter of the Wizards' 120-95 loss in Game 2 with the injury. He is averaging 13 points, 12.5 assists and 5.5 rebounds in ...Continue reading
NBA playoffs: Joel Embiid scores 36 points, Sixers pick up emphatic ...
Joel Embiid was too strong and too skilled for the Wizards on Saturday night, scoring 36 points in a 132-103 Game 3 win by the Sixers. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
2021 NBA Playoffs: Sixers vs. Wizards odds, line, picks, Game 3 ...
The Wizards enter the game with a sense of urgency after back-to-back losses to the Sixers. Philadelphia holds a 2-0 lead in the series and, as the No. 1 seed in ...Continue reading
Are towering Sixers simply just too big for Washington Wizards?
Howard: “I like the way our lineups are set up. I like the way we play. I think [it] provides a lot of different options for the defense to try to break down."Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid cruises to playoff career-high 36 points in rout of ...
Joel Embiid posted a playoff career-high of 36 points while shooting 14-of-18 from the field in a dominant win over the Wizards on Saturday.Continue reading
3 observations: Joel Embiid, Sixers run away from Wizards, take 3-0 ...
Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers run past the Washington Wizards to take a 3-0 series lead.Continue reading
GRADES: Sixers cruise to 2-0 series lead over Wizards
The Sixers will take a commanding 2-0 series lead on the road after taking care of business at home. Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid stole the show.Continue reading
Russell Westbrook on popcorn-throwing Sixers fan: 'This s*** is out ...
In the fourth quarter of the Philadelphia 76ers' 120-95 win against the Washington Wizards on Wednesday, a fan at the Wells Fargo Center threw popcorn...Continue reading
'This Was Classless': Sixers Fan Pours Popcorn on Injured Russell ...
A superb night from the Sixers had one blemish when a fan poured popcorn on injured Wizards star Russell Westbrook as he walked to the locker room.Continue reading
Sixers fan throws popcorn on Wizards' Russell Westbrook
In the fourth quarter of the Philadelphia 76ers' 120-95 win against the Washington Wizards on Wednesday, a fan at the Wells Fargo Center was ejected for...Continue reading
Sixers-Wizards Game 2 Recap: Sixers cruise to an easy win
The Philadelphia 76ers matched up yet again against the Washington Wizards for their first-round series. The Sixers looked to expand their lead to 2-0 before ...Continue reading
3 observations: Ben Simmons leads Sixers past Wizards in Game 2
Ben Simmons set the tone early as the Philadelphia 76ers knocked off the Washington Wizards in Game 2 at home.Continue reading
Sixers roll over Wizards to take a commanding 2-0 opening-round ...
A Sixers' fan was ejected for pouring popcorn on Wizards point guard Russell Westbrook when he left the game with an ankle injury with 10 minutes, 29 secnds ...Continue reading
Recap: Wizards defeated 120-95 by Sixers in Game 2
The Wizards were defeated by the Sixers 120-95 on Wednesday night in Game 2 of the teams' first round series.Continue reading
Sixers-Wizards Game 2 lines and props, Vegas Vic's picks | Sports ...
Ben Simmons to record a double-double. BetMGM has Yes at +110, No at -140. But there's something even juicier. Analysis: Simmons, who had six points in ...Continue reading
76ers Seek 2-0 Start vs. Wizards in Round 1
The Sixers look to sweep the first two games of their opening series in the 2021 NBA Playoffs on Wednesday, as they host the No. 8 seed Washington Wizards in ...Continue reading
NBA playoffs: Sixers' Big 3 lead way in blowout Game 2 win over ...
Tobias Harris posted 19 points on 9-for-13 shooting and nine rebounds. Joel Embiid put up 22 points and seven rebounds. No Sixer needed to play more than 29 ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Wizards: Watch, Live Stream, & Odds for Game 2 NBA ...
The Sixers and the Wizards will meet for Game 2 of the NBA Playoffs on Wednesday night.Continue reading
Wizards say they'll deploy more zone defensive schemes vs. Sixers
The Washington Wizards plan to deploy more zone defenses in their first-round series with the Philadelphia 76ers.Continue reading
NBA playoffs: Sixers fan looks back at viral run-in with Russell ...
The fan who gave Russell Westbrook the two-finger salute remembered his now-famous moment with the Wizards star. By Dan Roche.Continue reading
Sixers: Ben Simmons was key to Game 1 and beyond
The Sixers needed Ben Simmons' 15 assists and stellar defense in Game 1. He will continue to provide essential services all postseason.Continue reading
2021 NBA Playoffs: Wizards vs. Sixers odds, line, picks, Game 2 ...
Philadelphia took a 1-0 series lead with a win over the weekend, with Washington looking to answer on the road. The game is set as the first of an NBA Playoff ...Continue reading
Former Sixers president Pat Croce excited at his first playoff game in ...
Croce was the pregame bell-ringer before Game 2 at the Wells Fargo Center against the Washington Wizards.Continue reading
Sixers Notebook: Despite shooting struggles Ben Simmons lends ...
PHILADELPHIA — As expected Sunday, the Washington Wizards played well off Ben Simmons, challenging him to shoot.Continue reading
76ers Take Game 1 Versus Wizards
The 76ers topped the Washington Wizards, 125-118, in their NBA Playoffs opener, fueled by dominant performances from Tobias Harris, Ben Simmons, and Joel ...Continue reading
Playoff Bell Ringer: Sixers overcome Bradley Beal and the refs for ...
Note: Here's one last look at the regular season standings. We'll only list playoff tallies moving forward. Sixers Bell Ringer regular season standings: Joel Embiid ...Continue reading
For the Wizards, Game 1 was there for the taking. Then the Sixers ...
They saw MVP candidate Joel Embiid sitting in foul trouble while little-known Wizards center Daniel Gafford — when he wasn't plagued by foul trouble himself — ...Continue reading
76ers-Wizards takeaways: Tobias Harris' huge first half propels ...
Harris set a new playoff career high with 37 points in Game 1.Continue reading
Tobias Harris and Joel Embiid combine for 67 points to propel ...
Tobias Harris scores 37 points, Joel Embiid adds 30, and Ben Simmons adds 15 rebounds and 15 assists.Continue reading
In Sixers' time of need, Tobias Harris was lights out in Game 1 vs ...
Game 1 of the Sixers' 2021 playoff run was setting up to be a disaster. Joel Embiid was in early foul trouble, "Ref, you suck!" chants raining down from the rafters, ...Continue reading
NBA Playoffs: Joel Embiid Praises Tobias Harris for Holding Sixers ...
Sixers center Joel Embiid was glad to see Tobias Harris take over against the Wizards as he sat out with foul trouble.Continue reading
Doc Rivers, Sixers happy with their defense against Russell ...
Doc Rivers and the Philadelphia 76ers were happy with their defensive effort against Washington Wizards star Russell Westbrook.Continue reading
'It Felt Like 30000′: Sixers' Doc Rivers Says Fans' Energy Was ...
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It was loud inside the Wells Fargo Center as the Sixers took Game 1 of the First Round NBA Playoff series against the Washington ...Continue reading
Recap: Wizards drop Game 1 to Sixers 125-118
The eight-seed Wizards fell to the one-seed Sixers 125-118 on Sunday afternoon in Philadelphia in Game 1 of the teams' first round series.Continue reading
NBA playoffs: Tobias Harris scores 37 points in Sixers' Game 1 win ...
Tobias Harris scored a playoff career-high 37 points. Joel Embiid had 30 points, six rebounds and three assists. Ben Simmons played a team-high 38 minutes and ...Continue reading
76ers' Playoff Journey Begins
The Sixers' playoff run tips off Sunday, hosting the No. 8 Washington Wizards for Game 1 in the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs.Continue reading
3 observations: Tobias Harris lifts Sixers to win over Wizards in ...
Tobias Harris and the Philadelphia 76ers knocked off the Washington Wizards at home in Game 1 of their playoff series.Continue reading
Sixers 125, Wizards 118: Live updates, analysis and highlights from ...
Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid reacts next to Washington Wizards guard Russell Westbrook after an and-one during the second quarter. Maybe it's ...Continue reading
NBA Rumors: Sixers' Joel Embiid Could Be Snubbed From First ...
Recent NBA rumors indicate that Sixers center Joel Embiid could find himself snubbed from the First-Team All-NBA list at the end of the year.Continue reading
A 2021 Sixers playoff primer for the casual fan in your life
Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is introduced before a home game. Those of you who have been around and following these Sixers need no introduction to ...Continue reading
How to watch Sixers vs. Wizards Game 1: Live stream, storylines ...
With the Sixers set to play their first true home playoff game in over two years, here are three storylines to watch for Game 1 Sunday against the Wizards.Continue reading
NBA Playoffs: Dwight Howard Has 'Supreme Confidence' in Sixers ...
Sixers backup center Dwight Howard recently spoke about the confidence he has in his team's bench unit heading into the 2021 NBA Playoffs.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Wizards Game 1 preview: How to watch, TV channel, start ...
The Philadelphia 76ers get set to take on the Washington Wizards in Game 1 of Round 1 on Sunday at the Wells Fargo Center.Continue reading
What the Sixers should and shouldn't do in their series vs. the Wizards
The gap between regular season and playoff basketball is enormous. The scenario in which one team can thoroughly scout the other and implement ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Wizards, Game 1: Live updates, analysis, highlights and ...
Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons. Maybe it's because they pretty much had the No. 1 seed locked up for the final couple of weeks. Maybe it's because, with ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Wizards: Series preview and predictions
The Sixers will face the Washington Wizards in the first round of the 2021 NBA playoffs. We preview the series and make our predictions.Continue reading
Sixers-Wizards playoff series: 15 things to know
Russell Westbrook is the all-time leader in triple-doubles. How many have come against the Sixers?Continue reading
2021 NBA Playoffs: Wizards vs. Sixers odds, line, picks, Game 1 ...
Tip-off is scheduled for 1 p.m. ET at Wells Fargo Center. William Hill Sportsbook lists the 76ers as 7.5-point favorites, while the over-under for total points scored is ...Continue reading
Sixers se aseguran primer lugar del Este y Mavericks un puesto en ...
Con su victoria del viernes frente a los Orlando Magic, los Philadelphia 76ers se aseguraron la primera plaza de la conferencia Este de la NBA mientras los ...Continue reading
Sixers se aseguran primer lugar del Este y los Bulls quedan ...
Los Angeles (AFP). Con su victoria del viernes frente a los Orlando Magic, los Philadelphia 76ers se aseguraron la primera plaza de la conferencia Este de la ...Continue reading
Sixers aseguran el primer lugar de la Conferencia Este de la NBA
Los Philadelphia Sixers aplastaron a los Orlando Magic, con lo que aseguraron el primer sitio de la Conferencia Este; ni Bucks ni Nets podrán alcanzarlos.Continue reading
Multiple Players Out as Sixers Shoot for No. 1 Seed?
The Philadelphia 76ers have yet to clinch the top seed in the East, but they'll likely have more help in their latest attempt to do so via Joel Embiid.Continue reading
Philadelphia 76ers clinch top seed in Eastern Conference
The 76ers clinched their first No. 1 seed since Allen Iverson led the team to a Finals appearance in 2001.Continue reading
Multiple Sixers react to finally clinching the No. 1 seed with win over ...
Led by a talented star duo of Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons, the Sixers are the No. 1 seed for the first time since Allen Iverson led the group to the NBA Finals in ...Continue reading
Sixers Notebook: Technically Dwight Howard serves one-game ...
PHILADELPHIA — With NBA rules requiring a one-game suspension for collecting a 16th technical foul in a season, Dwight Howard was unavailable to the ...Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers clinch No. 1 seed in East with blowout ...
Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons helps center Joel Embiid up off the floor. The Sixers clinched the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference with a 122-97 ...Continue reading
Sixers clinch No. 1 seed in Eastern Conference with rout of Magic
Seth Curry scored 20 points, Embiid had 13 points and 11 rebounds and Philadelphia clinched the top seed in the Eastern Conference with a 122-97 victory over ...Continue reading
Sixers observations: Sixers clinch No. 1 seed with blowout win over ...
The Sixers clinched the Eastern Conference's No. 1 seed for the first time in 20 years with a 122-97 win Friday night over the Magic. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
It's official: Sixers clinch no. 1 seed in Eastern Conference
The Philadelphia 76ers will enter the NBA playoffs as the no. 1 seed for the first time since 2001.Continue reading
Tobias Harris Says Miami Heat 'Definitely' Sent a Message to Sixers
Sixers veteran Tobias Harris believes his team received the Miami Heat's message loud and clear on Thursday.Continue reading
McCaffery: For a better start defensively put George Hill in Sixers ...
PHILADELPHIA — For the 32nd and most likely final regular-season time Friday night, Doc Rivers started his 2020-2021 76ers fantasy team.Continue reading
3 observations: Joel Embiid, Sixers clinch No. 1 seed with win over ...
Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers finally clinch the No. 1 seed with a win over the Orlando Magic at home.Continue reading
Sixers Clinch Top Seed For First Time Since 2000-01
The Sixers have done it, they've clinched the top seed in the East for the first time since the days of Allen Iverson, specifically, 2000-01.Continue reading
Magic vs. Sixers Prediction, Pick (May 14, 2021)
Magic vs. Sixers betting preview with odds, game picks and score prediction for this NBA regular season matchup on May 14, 2021.Continue reading
Sixers To Give Away 500 Tickets For Season Finale For Fans Who ...
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia 76ers are giving away 500 free tickets for Sunday's regular-season finale against the Orlando Magic at Wells Fargo ...Continue reading
Final Regular Season Series Opens Versus Orlando
Full game preview for tonight in Philadelphia, as the Sixers look to clinch the top seed in the Eastern Conference for the 2021 NBA Playoffs against the Orlando ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Magic: How to Watch, Live Stream & Odds for Friday
After going on a tremendous eight-game win streak, the Philadelphia 76ers have now found themselves in a bit of a rut. On Tuesday night, the Sixers had an ...Continue reading
Sixers: 3 storylines to watch in final regular season games
The Sixers have two games left and need one win to clinch the top seed in the Eastern Conference. Here are some storylines to watch.Continue reading
Game 71: Magic vs. Sixers GameThread
One team is looking to clinch the East's top seed, the other is looking for the max number of ping pong balls.Continue reading
How to watch Sixers vs. Magic Game 1: Live stream, storylines ...
The Sixers will begin a mini-series against the Magic the day after what Doc Rivers called an "ass whooping." By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Magic odds, line, spread: 2021 NBA picks, May 14 ...
Despite back-to-back losses at Indiana and Miami, Philadelphia takes the conference's best home record into Friday's matchup with Orlando (21-49), which ...Continue reading
"MVP wasn't supposed to be mine": Joel Embiid reveals his ...
Sixers star Joel Embiid reveals his honest opinion on his part in the MVP race alongside Nuggets star Nikola Jokic this season.Continue reading
Doc Rivers Assumes Sixers Center Joel Embiid Will Play vs. Magic ...
After struggling in Miami, Sixers head coach Doc Rivers is under the assumption that Joel Embiid will play in the Sixers' matchup against the Magic on Friday.Continue reading
The Sixers will face a less-than-magical opponent in two more tries ...
The Sixers (47-23) will still earn the top seed in the Eastern Conference with a win in one of their final two home games this weekend against Orlando. (They would ...Continue reading
Sixers look to clinch East's top seed against Magic
The Philadelphia 76ers will have yet another chance to clinch the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoff race when they host the Orlando Magic on Friday.Continue reading
Sixers podcast: Home court advantage | Key injuries
The podcast welcomes back Noah Levick from CSN Philly to talk Sixers hoops. We discuss critical playoff injuries, home court advantage, and key team stats.Continue reading
Tobias Harris says Heat sent Sixers a message in road loss on ...
The Philadelphia 76ers are getting set to begin the NBA Playoffs very soon and they are trying to work themselves out for what they hope will be a long stay in ...Continue reading
Sixers aim to lock up No. 1 seed against Orlando Magic
The Philadelphia 76ers are going to have wait a little longer to secure the top seed in the Eastern Conference. They lost to the Miami Heat, 106-94, on Thursday ...Continue reading
Horry Scale: Ben Simmons' tip sends Sixers past Spurs in OT
A savvy tip-in kept the Sixers chasing first in the East, while also sinking the Spurs down the Play-In ladder.Continue reading
Sixers explain how Spurs were able to make them sweat in their win
The Philadelphia 76ers explain why the San Antonio Spurs were able to work their way back into the game.Continue reading
Ben Simmons tips in game-winner as 76ers take massive step ...
This could arguably end up being the most important win of Philadelphia's season.Continue reading
Sixers Bell Ringer: Last-second win in overtime moves Sixers into ...
Sixers Bell Ringer season standings: Joel Embiid - 23Tobias Harris - 13Ben Simmons - 10Shake Milton - 6Tyrese Maxey - 3Matisse Thybulle - 2Danny Green ...Continue reading
Sixers news: Ben Simmons stuns Spurs with tip-in game-winner in OT
Ben Simmons just won it for the Philadelphia 76ers with a game-winning buzzer-beating tip-in against the San Antonio Spurs in OT.Continue reading
Anthony Tolliver reacts to new contract, ready to help younger Sixers
The Sixers are the 11th team he has played for in his 13-year career and he is happy to be with this team and have a legitimate shot at winning a title. The Sixers ...Continue reading
Doc Rivers Hints at a Deep Playoff Rotation for Sixers
Sixers head coach Doc Rivers doesn't seem to plan to slim down the team's playoff rotation this postseason.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Spurs: How to Watch, Live Stream & Odds for Sunday
The Philadelphia 76ers are looking to go out on a very high note this week. Just last weekend, the Sixers wrapped up a four-game stint without Ben Simmons in ...Continue reading
Sixers pull out overtime victory in San Antonio, 113-111
A last second tip-in in overtime from Ben Simmons gave the Philadelphia 76ers the win over the San Antonio Spurs, 113-111. The Sixers improve to 43-21, good ...Continue reading
Doc Rivers not going to let Nets losing, standings influence Sixers
Philadelphia 76ers coach Doc Rivers is not going to let the Brooklyn Nets or the standings influence what he does for his team.Continue reading
The Sixers Missed An Opportunity With Their Mid-Level Exception
The Philadelphia 76ers signed Anthony Tolliver to a rest-of-season contract on Sunday, which suggests they won't be using the remaining $4.2 million of their ...Continue reading
Instant observations: Ben Simmons tip-in earns Sixers overtime win ...
The Sixers nearly squandered a golden opportunity to take possession of the No. 1 seed, but a Ben Simmons gamewinner saved the day.Continue reading
Doc Rivers, Sixers react to Ben Simmons' heroics in win over Spurs
The Philadelphia 76ers were in a tough spot on the road. They had let a 17-point lead disappear and they were in overtime with a scrappy San Antonio Spurs ...Continue reading
Embiid, Sixers escape short-handed Spurs in OT, 113-111
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Joel Embiid had 34 points and 12 rebounds, and the Philadelphia...Continue reading
Ben Simmons' honest thoughts on Kawhi Leonard's iconic playoff ...
Ben Simmons can still remember the 2019 playoffs, especially Kawhi Leonard's iconic playoff shot in Game 7 between the Sixers and Raptors.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Nets: Previewing game between Eastern Conference ...
Before the Sixers and Nets square off Wednesday, we look at a few of the intriguing subplots for the matchup. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Big Sixers-Nets Showdown Suddenly Losing Sizzle
The Philadelphia 76ers and the Brooklyn Nets will square off on Wednesday in what should have been an epic battle, but multiple stars may be sitting out.Continue reading
Doc Rivers, Sixers working with Matisse Thybulle on his offensive ...
The NBA Playoffs are approaching fast as the Philadelphia 76ers have just 18 games remaining on their schedule. Ar 37-17, they are all but assured a spot in ...Continue reading
Sixers' Doc Rivers Reflects on Seth Curry, Josh Richardson Trade ...
Sixers head coach Doc Rivers recently reflected on the trade with the Dallas Mavericks, which landed them Seth Curry for Josh Richardson.Continue reading
Forget whether the Sixers can guard the Nets. Can the Nets guard ...
Forget whether the Sixers can guard the Nets. Can the Nets guard Joel Embiid? | David Murphy. It might not be a playoff preview, but Embiid has a chance to show ...Continue reading
David Murphy: Forget whether the Sixers can guard the Nets. Can ...
PHILADELPHIA — It needs to be Joel Embiid's night. The big fella's gotta ball. He says he still wants to be MVP? Well, here is his chance to do it.Continue reading
Sixers' Seth Curry is Focused on Staying Healthy Before Playoffs
After getting off to a career-best start in scoring and shooting, Curry hit a major roadblock as he tested positive for COVID-19 while sitting out with a sprained ankle.Continue reading
Nets stars Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving's true status in top-seed battle ...
Nets coach Steve Nash reveals the status of Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving ahead of Tuesday's blockbuster bout against the Philadelphia 76ers.Continue reading
A Major Point of Emphasis down the Stretch for the Sixers
The Sixers have a total of 18 games left this season and currently hold the number one seed. Although seeding could still shift as the Brooklyn Nets are only a half ...Continue reading
Ben Simmons raises great points about star-studded Nets. Will ...
Ben Simmons raises great points about star-studded Nets. Will Sixers use that to their advantage Wednesday? “Obviously, Brooklyn has a lot of talent,” Simmons ...Continue reading
Sixers bench aided by starters coming together
Having the starting lineup intact gives the reserves a chance to have their roles more defined.Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid Discusses Difficulties of Playing With a Knee Brace
Sixers center Joel Embiid recently talked about his knee brace and how it's been difficult to play his best while sporting it.Continue reading
NBA Power Rankings: Joel Embiid Makes Dominant Return for 76ers
Embiid returned to the floor after an injury and did not miss a beat. Here are The Crossover's latest power rankings.Continue reading
Sixers' Ben Simmons issues warning to Nets
The Brooklyn Nets have been viewed by many as the team to beat in the NBA with their big three of Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving, but ...Continue reading
Sixers battle undermanned Nets for top seed in East
As the Philadelphia 76ers vie for their first championship since 1983, gaining the top seeding and homecourt advantage in the playoffs would help.Continue reading
Sixers show no reverence for Nets ahead of big game: 'There's only ...
Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid drives against the Brooklyn Nets. Wednesday evening, the Sixers play their final game of the season against the Brooklyn ...Continue reading
Sixers' Simmons Aiming for Defensive Dominance
Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons has undoubtedly been one of the NBA's best defenders this season, but he's not satisfied with just being part of that club.Continue reading
Sixers star Joel Embiid explains work he put in to score in different ...
Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid goes into the work he put in to become a more dynamic scorer.Continue reading
Dissecting the Sixers' 113-95 victory over the Mavericks | Podcast
Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21), Dwight Howard (center) and head coach Doc Rivers celebrate during a timeout in the second half of Monday's against ...Continue reading
Sixers' Doc Rivers, Ben Simmons Praise Furkan Korkmaz After Win ...
Sixers head coach Doc Rivers and All-Star Ben Simmons recently offered up a lot of praise for Furkan Korkmaz after Philly defeated the Mavericks.Continue reading
The Suns are the NBA's top team. The Sixers check in at No. 4 ...
Phoenix replaced Utah, which had been No. 1 the previous two weeks. The 76ers moved up from sixth.Continue reading
Joel Embiid Tags Himself as 'Dominant' and Compares Self to ...
Joel Embiid is back from his injury and is again dropping those big numbers. Can he become the NBA MVP 2021? The Sixers leader is confident.Continue reading
76ers vs. Nets: 5 factors that will determine Eastern Conference's No ...
The Nets' James Harden, right passes as the Sixers' Joel Embiid applies defensive. “Walking into this interview, I did not know we were playing Brooklyn (next),” ...Continue reading
Sixers top Mavericks, 113-95 - BusinessWorld
JOEL Embiid had 36 points and seven rebounds to lift the Philadelphia 76ers past the host Dallas Mavericks (113-95) on Monday. Embiid was 10 of 17 from the ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid makes things look easy before starters rest | Sixers ...
The Sixers center scored 36 points on 10-for-17 shooting and grabbed seven rebounds in just 25:39. He made 14 of 15 foul shots.Continue reading
Doc Rivers' coy response to upcoming matchup with Kevin Durant ...
Philadelphia 76ers head coach Doc Rivers seems to be unbothered as his team is set to host another strong contender in the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday ...Continue reading
One for the Road – Observations from Sixers 113, Mavericks 95
Great stuff from the Sixers, who clobbered the Mavs 113 to 95 to go 3-1 on their second long road trip in recent weeks. Now they get Brooklyn at home on ...Continue reading
Sixers' Ben Simmons Looking to Remain Aggressive After Win Over ...
Sixers star Ben Simmons wants to keep playing aggressive as he did on Monday night against the Mavericks.Continue reading
Multiple Sixers give their thoughts on upcoming matchup with Nets
Multiple members of the Philadelphia 76ers give their thoughts on facing the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday at home.Continue reading
Milwaukee Bucks vs Philadelphia 76ers Prediction & Match Preview ...
Eastern Conference giants Milwaukee Bucks and Philadelphia 76ers face each other for the first time this season.Continue reading
Harris leads 76ers to 6th straight win, 99-96 over Knicks
The 76ers picked up their sixth straight win with the defeat of the Knicks on Tuesday night.Continue reading
Giannis Antetokounmpo prefers chicken wings over facing the ...
The Bucks star returns to Philadelphia for the first time since Milwaukee lost to the Sixers on Christmas Day in 2019. Joel Embiid, who won't play in this one, ...Continue reading
Sixers' Tobias Harris Embraces the Challenge of Winning Without ...
Sixers veteran forward Tobias Harris has been looking forward to taking over as Joel Embiid heals up from his injury.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Bucks game preview: How to watch, TV channel, start time
Ben Simmons will look to lead the Philadelphia 76ers in a matchup with the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday at home.Continue reading
Sixers, Bucks both bring winning streaks into matchup
The Philadelphia 76ers' Tobias Harris hasn't been shy about expressing his disappointment over not being selected as an Eastern Conference All-Star.Continue reading
99-96. Harris se erige en el nuevo All-Star de Sixers y logran sexto ...
Filadelfia (EE.UU.), 16 mar (EFE).- El alero Tobias Harris mantuvo su condición de nuevo All-Star dentro de los Sixers de Filadelfia y con 30 puntos los guió al ...Continue reading
Morning Briefing: Hope for a ramp up of vaccinations; Big night for ...
Delaware County officials put 1,500 Moderna COVID-19 vaccines in the arms of county residents at Upper Darby High School Sunday. The pop-up clinic, ...Continue reading
Morning Briefing: Hope for a ramp up of vaccinations; Big night for women at Grammys; Embiid-less 76ers have no ...
For one night the Sixers had no trouble replacing the injured Joel Embiid's 30 points and 11 boards. But you can't expect it to be as easy as it was Sunday when the San Antonio Spurs gave up in the third quarter of a 134-99 loss to the Sixers at the Wells ...Continue reading
Three reasons the Sixers beat the Spurs
The Sixers showed great passing ability, crashed the boards well, and welcomed the return of Ben Simmons.Continue reading
Spurs' Derrick White: All-around line against Sixers
His stat line Sunday is demonstrative of what he can bring to fantasy teams. White has averaged 13.1 points, 3.3 assists, 1.1 steals and 1.1 blocks over seven starts ...Continue reading
Ben Simmons discusses his responsibility to Sixers with Joel Embiid ...
Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons has to take on more responsibility for the team with Joel Embiid out with the injury.Continue reading
Welcome Back, Fans – Observations from Sixers 134, Spurs 99
Fans were in the building. They booed the refs and cheered for a free Frosty. Joel Embiid was injured, unavailable, and given the dreaded “will be evaluated in two ...Continue reading
Sixers beat Spurs 134-99 in 1st game without injured Embiid
Tobias Harris grabbed the mic and welcomed fans back to Philly. Then the 76ers put on a show to make up for the 368-day wait. Ben Simmons flexed after a ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid Leads Sixers to Dramatic OT Win Over Utah Jazz
Joel Embiid scored 40 points, grabbed 19 rebounds and was clutch Wednesday night in the Sixers' dramatic 131-123 overtime win over the Jazz.Continue reading
NBA odds: Jazz vs. Sixers prediction, odds, pick, and more
It's time to continue our NBA odds series and make a Jazz-Sixers prediction and pick. In a game that will feature so much action...Continue reading
GRADES: Sixers fight off Jazz in overtime
The two best teams from each conference went head-to-head on this night. The Sixers needed an extra period just to escape with a win versus Utah.Continue reading
Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers end season's first half on high note with ...
Sixers Bell Ringer Season Standings: Joel Embiid - 15Ben Simmons - 7Tobias Harris - 6Shake Milton - 4Tyrese Maxey - 1Dakota Mathias - 1Matisse Thybulle ...Continue reading
76ers vs. Jazz score, takeaways: Rudy Gobert struggles with Joel ...
The Jazz and 76ers met once before earlier in the season, but with Embiid out, there wasn't much of value to be learned out of that Utah victory. Embiid was back ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid Bolsters MVP Case With Dominating Performance In ...
The game included four players who will be participating in Sunday's All-Star game in Embiid, Simmons, Mitchell and Rudy Gobert. The Jazz beat Philadelphia ...Continue reading
Sixers star Joel Embiid explains motivations to dominate Rudy Gobert
The Philadelphia 76ers took on the Utah Jazz on Wednesday in a matchup of the two top teams in their respective conferences. It was all set up to be a huge ...Continue reading
Jazz's Mitchell, Gobert critical of officials after OT loss to Sixers
The end of the Philadelphia 76ers' 131-123 win against the Utah Jazz on Wednesday wasn't without controversy.Continue reading
Sixers Notebook: After early struggles Furkan Korkmaz beginning to ...
PHILADELPHIA — Furkan Korkmaz, ever able to intrigue with his talents yet too seldom demonstrating them for long, is at it again.Continue reading
Sixers beat Jazz in OT after controversial 4th quarter call
The end of the Philadelphia 76ers' 131-123 win against the Utah Jazz on Wednesday wasn't without controversy.Continue reading
Sixers' Tobias Harris Will Return vs. Jazz on Wednesday Night
During last Thursday's game against the Dallas Mavericks, Harris left the matchup early as he tweaked his knee during the second half. After going straight back to ...Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers win instant classic vs. Jazz behind ...
The Sixers rode their MVP candidate to the best win of their season to date.Continue reading
3 observations: Joel Embiid lifts Sixers past NBA-leading Jazz at home
Joel Embiid had another terrific game to lift the Philadelphia 76ers past the NBA-leading Utah Jazz at home.Continue reading
Sixers' Furkan Korkmaz Looks Forward to Having a Strong Second ...
Sixers reserve Furkan Korkmaz knows he struggled at times during the first-half of the season. He looks forward to turning things around moving forward.Continue reading
Jazz vs. Sixers odds, line, spread: 2021 NBA picks, March 3 ...
Utah enters at 27-8, leading the NBA in winning percentage this season. The Jazz have lost two of the last three games, however, and will be looking to bounce ...Continue reading
3 observations after incredible Joel Embiid leads Sixers to dramatic ...
Joel Embiid scored 40 points, grabbed 19 rebounds and was clutch Wednesday night in the Sixers' dramatic 131-123 overtime win over the Jazz. By Noah ...Continue reading
GRADES: Sixers handle Mavs at home
The Sixers were ready for Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks. The bench made sure they kept a lead that the starters helped build.Continue reading
3 observations: Ben Simmons, Sixers shut down Luka Doncic ...
Ben Simmons and the Philadelphia 76ers come away with a win over Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks.Continue reading
Danny Green acknowledges the Sixers' second-half schedule 'looks ...
The Sixers will play nine back-to-back games, with three sets per month in March, April and May.Continue reading
Tobias Harris Leaves With Knee Injury in Sixers' Win Over Mavericks
Tobias Harris exited early with a right knee injury Thursday night in the Sixers' 111-97 win over the Mavericks.Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers smother Mavericks with high-level defense
The Sixers played some of their best defense of the year to slow down Luka Doncic and the Mavericks.Continue reading
Sixers Notebook: With feeling Green says Sixers can be a title team
PHILADELPHIA — For the last 625 days, Danny Green has enjoyed a rare pro-basketball right. For that long, he has been able to call himself a sitting NBA ...Continue reading
Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers Bring the Defense to Top Dallas
Sixers Bell Ringer Season Standings: Joel Embiid - 14Ben Simmons - 6Tobias Harris - 6Shake Milton - 3Tyrese Maxey - 1Dakota Mathias - 1Matisse Thybulle ...Continue reading
Doc Rivers praises Dwight Howard, Sixers bench after win over Mavs
The Philadelphia 76ers have been needing their bench unit to step up and provide a spark after they had been struggling for a few weeks. On Thursday, they ...Continue reading
3 observations after Tobias Harris leaves with knee injury in Sixers ...
Tobias Harris exited early with a knee injury Thursday night in the Sixers' 111-97 win over the Mavericks. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Sixers return home for first matchup against Dallas Mavericks
The Philadelphia 76ers went 1-1 in their mini road series against the Toronto Raptors, and now they're returning home to face the 15-15, 9th-seed Dallas ...Continue reading
NBA odds: Mavericks vs. Sixers prediction, odds, pick, and more
The Mavericks travel to Philly Thursday to take on the 76ers. It's time to continue our NBA odds series and make a Mavericks-Sixers prediction and pick.Continue reading
Sixers F Tobias Harris will not return vs. Mavericks with right knee ...
The Philadelphia 76ers are in a battle with the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday as they look to continue to work out the kinks, but they will have to do so without the ...Continue reading
Veteran Danny Green proud of the progression, growth from Sixers
The Philadelphia 76ers are trying to work out the kinks they have run into being such a new team and playing under the extreme circumstances the pandemic ...Continue reading
Kyle Lowry would be the Sixers' missing piece, but he'll have options ...
The Sixers, Miami Heat and Los Angeles Clippers could be potential trade destinations for the elite point guard, according to league sources.Continue reading
NBA Rumors: Raptors' Kyle Lowry 'Would Like to Be' With Sixers?
The NBA trade deadline is rapidly approaching. Although the Philadelphia 76ers remain in the first place within the Eastern Conference, they are far from a ...Continue reading
All-Stars Embiid, Simmons Lead Sixers Past Dallas 111-97
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 23 points and nine rebounds, Ben Simmons scored 15 points and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Dallas Mavericks ...Continue reading
Sixers' Doc Rivers Expects Seth Curry to Play vs. Mavericks
After testing positive for COVID last month, the veteran guard missed a few week's worths of games for the 76ers. When he finally returned, it was a steep uphill ...Continue reading
Sixers rumors: Kyle Lowry interested in Philadelphia
The Toronto Raptors' former All-Star Kyle Lowry is rumored to be interested in playing with the Philadelphia 76ers moving forward.Continue reading
Mavericks vs. Sixers odds, line, spread: 2021 NBA picks, Feb. 25 ...
Thursday's star-studded showdown is featured in a prime national television window, with all eyes on the Wells Fargo Center. Philadelphia is an elite team at ...Continue reading
Embiid, Simmons combine for 53 points in 110-103 road loss to the ...
The Sixers lost despite having all of their players available for the first time since December.Continue reading
NBA trade rumors: Sixers are reportedly still 'seeking major moves'
The Sixers are still "seeking major moves," according to The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor, and Philadelphia native Kyle Lowry is apparently a name to watch.Continue reading
omething had to change on the Sixers' bench.
So, even with Ben Simmons and Shake Milton returning and the team fully healthy, rookie wing Isaiah Joe remained in the Sixers' rotation Sunday night against the Raptors. Furkan Korkmaz only played two first-half minutes after Matisse Thybulle picked up his ...Continue reading
Doc Rivers right to go with Isaiah Joe over Furkan Korkmaz, but it ...
An internal changed seemed inevitable, but it's become increasingly clear that the Sixers could use an upgrade or two on their bench. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid addresses offensive struggles vs. Raptors
Philadelphia 76ers had a tough night in the offensive end during the game vs. Raptors with Joel Embiid struggling in the...Continue reading
Is Sixers Rookie Isaiah Joe Taking Furkan Korkmaz's Spot?
Before the 2020-2021 NBA season officially started, Sixers head coach Doc Rivers had two reserve players he would single out for good reasons on a daily ...Continue reading
The Toronto Raptors Are Over .500 with 110-103 Win over Sixers
For the first time this season, the Toronto Raptors are over .500, thanks to a 110-103 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers.Continue reading
Report: Sixers “seeking major moves,” Kyle Lowry a name to monitor
This morning, The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor published a story about the teams vying for the top spot in the Eastern Conference. Among the tidbits he shared was ...Continue reading
The Sixers need help. Here are trade-deadline moves they could ...
The Sixers will likely be looking for bench scoring and players who have been successful three-point shooters.Continue reading
GRADES: Sixers fall flat in road loss to Raptors
The Sixers jumped out to a quick start, but inevitably crumbled in a disappointing road loss to the always-pesky Toronto Raptors.Continue reading
Three reasons the Sixers lost to Toronto
The Sixers simply missed too many open looks. Toronto Raptors ...Continue reading
Report: Sixers eyeing big trade after missing out on James Harden ...
The Philadelphia 76ers' quest to become a solid title contender has yet to find its end as the Sixers continue to seek ways to reshape their roster.Continue reading
Sufren Lakers; dominan Sixers y Bucks; exhibición encestadora de ...
Houston (EE.UU.), 7 feb (EFE).- TLa jornada de la NBA registró los triunfos de los equipos favoritos con los actuales campeones de liga, Los Angeles Lakers, ...Continue reading
Sixers Bell Ringer: Third-quarter surge propels Sixers past Brooklyn
Brooklyn's chances of taking down the first-place Sixers took a hit when Kevin Durant (medical protocols) and Kyrie Irving (finger) were both ruled out. Still, the ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Nets: 3 observations after starting unit dominates Brooklyn
Tobias Harris was thoroughly efficient in his supporting role to Embiid going 10-16 from the floor for 21 points. Ben Simmons returned after a one game absence to ...Continue reading
Sixers Dominate Shorthanded Nets at Home on Saturday Night
Saturday's matchup was expected to be one of the Sixers' biggest challenges to date. Unfortunately, Brooklyn dealt with some key absences as Kevin Durant and ...Continue reading
3 observations: Ben Simmons returns to the floor, Sixers rout Nets
Ben Simmons returned to the floor after missing a game and he helped the Philadelphia 76ers beat up on the Brooklyn Nets at home.Continue reading
Joel Embiid's 33 points lead Sixers to 124-108 win over James ...
Embiid delivered 33 points, nine rebounds, three assists and two steals. Tobias Harris and Ben Simmons both had double-digit points and rebounds.Continue reading
Sixers 124, Nets 108: James Harden Posts Double-Double
Joe Harris scored 14 points for Brooklyn, Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot had 13 and Jeff Green scored 10. The Nets went into halftime trailing 59-56. Joel Embiid ...Continue reading
Sixers Notebook: Joel Embiid misses another game and for more ...
This time … unlike all those other times … Sixers fans shouldn't yawn. Not that Embiid is so seriously injured that he will require prolonged rest, but Doc Rivers ...Continue reading
Sixers' Shake Milton Isn't Thinking About Sixth-Man of the Year
Doc Rivers knows a thing or two about getting the best out of the key players who come off the bench. Jamal Crawford, Lou Williams, and Montrezl Harrell have ...Continue reading
Sixers continue to be amazed by Matisse Thybulle in the zone defense
Coach Doc Rivers implemented a zone defense in the fourth quarter to try and slow the Pacers down and it worked beautifully. Philadelphia was able to hold ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Pacers odds, line, spread: 2021 NBA picks, Jan. 31 ...
The SportsLine projection model has a pick for the clash between 76ers and Pacers.Continue reading
3 observations: Tobias Harris leads the way as Sixers storm back vs ...
Without Joel Embiid, the Philadelphia 76ers needed somebody to step up and Tobias Harris did so in order to beat the Indiana Pacers.Continue reading
3 observations after Sixers come back to beat Pacers, earn first win ...
The Sixers came back from a 20-point deficit Sunday to beat the Pacers and earn their first win without Joel Embiid this season, 119-110. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
NBA Rumors: Sixers 'Expressed Interest' in JJ Redick Reunion
The Sixers are reportedly interested in a possible reunion with New Orleans Pelicans veteran, JJ Redick.Continue reading
Sixers among teams that Pelicans want to send JJ Redick to in a trade
The New Orleans Pelicans are off to a tough start to begin the 2020-21 season at 7-11 and they are beginning to focus more on the development of their young ...Continue reading
NBA Trade Rumors: Sixers have 'expressed interest' in JJ Redick ...
The Sixers are among a small group of teams who have expressed interest in acquiring sharpshooter JJ Redick, according to a new report from Shams ...Continue reading
Veteran guard JJ Redick interested in Sixers return
Redick wants to play for 76ers, the Nets, Knicks or the Celtics, according to a league source. The Athletic is reporting the Sixers, Nets and Celtics have reached ...Continue reading
Tobias Harris, Sixers react to big 4th quarter to stun Pacers on the road
The Philadelphia 76ers looked dead in the water on Sunday night in Indianapolis. They were down 20 points on the road without their best player in Joel Embiid ...Continue reading
Sixers Come Back to Beat Pacers, Earn First Win Without Joel Embiid
With Joel Embiid sidelined by back tightness, the Sixers pulled off a tremendous fourth-quarter turnaround, coming back from a 20-point second-half deficit to...Continue reading
Sixers Complete Comeback on the Road vs. Pacers on Sunday
The Sixers completed an unlikely second-half comeback against the Indiana Pacers on the road on Sunday night.Continue reading
Sixers battle back from late 20-point deficit to post a 119-110 victory ...
INDIANAPOLIS — Just win! That's what Doc Rivers wanted to see his 76ers finally do this season without Joel Embiid while facing the Indiana Pacers Sunday ...Continue reading
Pacers freeze against Sixers' zone defense, blow double-digit lead ...
The Pacers had a 104-88 lead with 8:16 to play, turned it over, couldn't make a shot and the Sixers won without Joel Embiid for the first time.Continue reading
NBA League Pass Spotlight: Sixers at Pacers | NBA.com
Here are 5 things to watch when Philadelphia faces Indiana at 7:00 p.m. ET on NBA League Pass.Continue reading
How do the Philadelphia 76ers handle Furkan Korkmaz's absence
The Philadelphia 76ers will be without Furkan Korkmaz for at least two weeks after he suffered a groin injury in Sunday's loss.Continue reading
4 observations after Joel Embiid's injury scare, impressive night in ...
Joel Embiid returned after an injury scare and came up big for the Sixers on Tuesday night in the team's 100-93 comeback win over the Raptors. By Noah ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid, Tobias Harris power Sixers to 100-93 victory over ...
Embiid had 29 points, 16 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals, and 2 blocks. A chunk of his points came from the foul line, where he made 14-of-16 attempts.Continue reading
3 observations: Joel Embiid's heroics pushes Sixers past Raptors at ...
Philadelphia 76ers star big man Joel Embiid had himself another terrific night to lead the way past the Toronto Raptors.Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers ride Embiid and Harris to tight win over ...
The Sixers got excellent performances from both of Joel Embiid and Tobias Harris, squeaking out a hard-fought win over the Raptors at home.Continue reading
Sixers Notebook: Tobias Harris stays hot as Sixers rally to beat ...
Tobias Harris has found his shooting stroke after a dismal performance in the Sixers opening night victory over the Washington Wizards.Continue reading
After Injury Scare, Embiid Leads Sixers to Gritty Comeback Win Over ...
Joel Embiid and Tobias Harris provided big performances and the Sixers came back Tuesday night for a 100-93 win over the Raptors.Continue reading
Quick takes from the Sixers' 100-93 win over the Toronto Raptors
For the third game in a row, Tobias Harris, with 26 points, had a solid effort.Continue reading
Joel Embiid Shakes Off Injury, Rallies Sixers Past Winless Raptors
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 29 points, 16 rebounds and one scare when he briefly left the game with an injury, leading the Philadelphia 76ers past ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid, Sixers Complete Second-Half Comeback vs. Raptors ...
The Sixers got off to a slow start on Tuesday night but managed to come out on top with a victory over the Raptors.Continue reading
Brett Brown and Elton Brand did better job with Philadelphia 76ers ...
People now think of last year's Philadelphia 76ers as a steaming pile of garbage. DO not forget many so-called experts had them winning the NBA ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons Extend Dominance Of Knicks As Sixers ...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers moved the ball around so well Ben Simmons felt like they were the Harlem Globetrotters. He and Embiid keep ...Continue reading
3 observations: Joel Embiid, Sixers cruise past Knicks on the road
Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers open the road schedule with a win over the New York Knicks.Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers move to 2-0 with comfortable win over ...
The Sixers earned an easy, professional win over the Knicks on Saturday night, coasting to a 109-89 victory behind 27 points from Joel Embiid and relentless ...Continue reading
Doc Rivers, Sixers Gear up for a 'Strange' Night at Madison Square ...
Sixers head coach Doc Rivers discussed the strange circumstances about Saturday night's game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden.Continue reading
Embiid, Simmons Extend Dominance Of Knicks As Sixers Roll
NEW YORK (AP) — Joel Embiid had 27 points and 10 rebounds while remaining unbeaten at Madison Square Garden, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the ...Continue reading
Quick takes from the Sixers' 109-89 win over the New York Knicks
The Knicks had little success against Joel Embiid. Mitchell Robinson and former Sixer Nerlens Noel spent time guarding him, but neither could contain him.Continue reading
Feeding Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons stifles RJ Barrett, more on ...
Joel Embiid starred again, Ben Simmons' defense was stifling and the Sixers moved to 2-0 Saturday with a 109-89 win over the Knicks. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Sixers coach Doc Rivers says Tobias Harris hesitated too much vs ...
The Philadelphia 76ers are sitting at 1-0 to begin the 2020-21 NBA season after they knocked off the Washington Wizards on Wednesday behind strong efforts ...Continue reading
Multiple Sixers praise an 'excellent' Shake Milton after win over ...
Shake Milton continues to impress the other members of the Philadelphia 76ers after a win over the Washington Wizards.Continue reading
Doc Rivers, Ben Simmons praise Sixers' mental toughness in their win
The Philadelphia 76ers were in a tough spot on Wednesday night against the Washington Wizards to begin the season. They are a brand new team with a brand ...Continue reading
Sixers survived their opener despite poor games from Danny Green ...
The two combined to shoot 4-for-19 in Wednesday's opening 113-107 win over the Washington Wizards.Continue reading
Recap: Westbrook's triple-double, Beal's 31 not enough as Wizards ...
Despite a game-high 31 points from Bradley Beal and a triple-double from Russell Westbrook, the Wizards (0-1) were defeated 113-107 by the Sixers (1-0) in ...Continue reading
Sixers Rookie Tyrese Maxey Thankful to be Making NBA Debut
Tyrese Maxey fell in love with the process of working on his game. Soon, he'll have the opportunity to see it all pay off. After a highly successful High School ...Continue reading
Report: This Ben Simmons decision shows how big of a mess Sixers ...
The Sixers were a mess last season, and star Ben Simmons apparently had some major issues with the coaching staff. Doc Rivers is there to fix that.Continue reading
76ers' Ben Simmons on James Harden trade rumors: 'My mentality ...
Simmons has been mentioned as a target of the Rockets in a potential deal for James Harden.Continue reading
3 observations after Sixers escape with opening-night win
Al Horford rang the Sixers' ceremonial liberty bell before the team's opener against the Celtics last season. This year, Ben Simmons and Embiid shared the ...Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers ride dominant Joel Embiid in fourth to ...
The Sixers were a hot mess for most of three quarters, but a personal Embiid run brought them back and allowed them to steal a win on opening night.Continue reading
12 Questions for the Sixers as we Kick Off a New Season
The Philadelphia 76ers begin a new season tonight, one that will be played largely in empty arenas as fans remain stuck at home due to the COVID-19 ...Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid Turns Focus Away From Solo Accomplishments
Sixers star center Joel Embiid isn't working for solo accomplishments this upcoming season.Continue reading
Sixers Escape With Opening-Night Win Over Wizards
The Sixers overcame a dreadful third quarter to pull out a 113-107 win Wednesday night over the Wizards. Noah Levick has three observations on their...Continue reading
How to watch Sixers vs. Wizards season opener: Storylines, live ...
Before the Sixers tip off the 2020-21 season, here are three storylines to watch in their opener against the Wizards. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Philadelphia 76ers set for season opener with championship ...
After a painful ending to last season that cost Brett Brown his job, the Sixers return Wednesday night for their season opener against the Washington Wizards.Continue reading
Joel Embiid Powers Sixers To Fourth-Quarter Comeback Win Over ...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid scored the go-ahead basket with 1:09 left and had 29 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 113-107 ...Continue reading
Ben Simmons says the Sixers' half-court offense will get better with ...
The Sixers, who have 10 new players and a new coaching staff, have had just two weeks to practice and play together.Continue reading
Quick takes from the Sixers' 113-107 opening win over the ...
The Sixers began feeding Joel Embiid in the fourth quarter, and the results were predictable.Continue reading
Sixers Snag Tight Win Over Wizards in Season Opener
After a rough showing in the first three quarters, the Sixers managed to come out on top with a victory over the Wizards in the season opener.Continue reading
How to watch Sixers at Celtics Game 2: Storylines, live stream, game ...
From possible adjustments after Gordon Hayward's injury to the Sixers' strategy around Joel Embiid in the post, here's what you need to know for Game 2 of ...Continue reading
Al Horford's sister takes shot at Sixers coach Brett Brown
Sixers big man Al Horford's sister took a shot at head coach Brett Brown on Wednesday, as the clamor for his dismissal continues to pick up steam.Continue reading
Sixers identify 3 key actions that need to happen to beat Celtics in ...
The Philadelphia 76ers have three things on their mind that needs to be fixed against the Boston Celtics in Game 2.Continue reading
Celtics vs. 76ers score: Jayson Tatum puts on a show as Boston ...
Tatum knocked down eight 3-pointers to lead the Celtics to a comfortable Game 2 victory over the 76ers.Continue reading
Sixers Crushed by Celtics in Game 2 as Embiid Gets Little Help ...
The Sixers were crushed by the Celtics on Wednesday night in Game 2, 128-101, and the team's roster obstruction is its biggest, clearest problem.Continue reading
Philadelphia 76ers: Matisse Thybulle has to be in the playoff rotation
While Matisse Thybulle may not turn around an offense in a pinch, his defensive acumen has earned him a spot in the Philadelphia 76ers' playoff rotation.Continue reading
Sixers, Pacers kneel during national anthem as teams across NBA ...
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — The 76ers, Indiana Pacers and referees took a knee during the national anthem before Saturday's NBA seeding-game opener at the VISA ...Continue reading
Instant observations: T.J. Warren drops 53 on the Sixers in opening ...
The Sixers allowed T.J. Warren to score 53 points in their first Orlando restart game, losing a tight one to the Indiana Pacers.Continue reading
T.J. Warren stuns with 53 points to lead Pacers to comeback win ...
A four-plus month layoff. The starting point guard out. The only starting big in major foul trouble early. It was a typical night at the office for the Indiana Pacers in ...Continue reading
2020 NBA playoffs: Predictions for Sixers' postseason fate
How far will the Sixers go in the playoffs at Disney World? Before the team's first seeding game, we make our predictions.Continue reading
How to become a courtside Sixers 'virtual fan' at NBA Orlando restart
The Philadelphia 76ers are getting set to resume the 2019-20 season inside the bubble in Orlando. While there is excitement about the season resuming and ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Pacers preview: how to watch opener, storylines, injuries
The Philadelphia 76ers officially get back at it on Saturday as they take on the Indiana Pacers in their restart opener.Continue reading
Recovered from COVID-19, Pacers point guard Malcolm Brogdon ...
Few people have had such a whirlwind journey to the NBA's restart than Malcolm Brogdon, who won't play against the 76ers tonight due to a neck injury.Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid and Shake Milton appear to have confrontation ...
It appeared that Joel Embiid and Shake Milton had a confrontation on Saturday night during the Sixers' first seeding game. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Pacers odds, line, spread: 2020 NBA picks, August 1 ...
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Sixers protest racial injustice ahead of their 1st seeding game at ...
The Sixers on Saturday night kneeled in protest of racial injustice before their first game at Disney World. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
76ers vs. Pacers: Live Updates From Sixers' Season Restart
The Philadelphia 76ers are set to take on the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night. Here are the live updates from the Sixers' first game since March 11.Continue reading
A list of predictions for the Sixers' Orlando restart
Predictions for the NBA season are an annual source of mockery and insanity, so why not bring that same energy to the Orlando restart? The Sixers have their ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Knicks preview: Sixers look to remain dominant at home
After another bad road loss, the Philadelphia 76ers return home to host the New York Knicks on Thursday.Continue reading
Despite Playing Well vs. Hawks, Sixers' Tobias Harris is 'Still Battling ...
Sixers' starting forward Tobias Harris looked good against the Hawks, but the veteran is still battling through his knee injury.Continue reading
Moore: Point-guard-by-committee is Sixers' only choice
The news that Ben Simmons will miss at least two weeks with a lower back injury means Brett Brown must mix and match to fill the duties handled by the team's ...Continue reading
Report: Sixers' Ben Simmons Has Nerve Impingement In Back, To ...
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Ben Simmons is always ready to ball. In his career, he has only missed eight regular-season games – -he plays 96% of the time.Continue reading
Sixers injury update: Ben Simmons suffered nerve impingement in lower back
Simmons sat out the Sixers' game vs. the Nets on Thursday and played Saturday in Milwaukee. He appeared to be in discomfort after drawing a foul in the first quarter on the Bucks' Brook Lopez. The 23-year-old stayed in the game to make 1 of 2 free throws, ...Continue reading
Sixers' Ben Simmons Receives Diagnosis, to be Re-Evaluated in 2 ...
Sixers point guard Ben Simmons has received his official diagnosis and will be re-evaluated in two weeks.Continue reading
Ben Simmons is out at least 2 weeks, and now the Sixers must adjust
How well the Sixers adjust to Ben Simmons' absence — he's out at least two weeks with a back injury — will determine their playoff seed.Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid Addressed NBA's Unwritten Rule of Running the ...
Sixers center Joel Embiid recently got frustrated as he found himself in a situation dealing with Kevin Huerter breaking an unwritten rule.Continue reading
Sixers' Ben Simmons has nerve impingement in back, adding more ...
Ben Simmons has a nerve impingement in his lower back and will be re-evaluated in two weeks, a team source confirmed to PhillyVoice on Tuesday afternoon.Continue reading
Sixers injury update: Ben Simmons suffered nerve impingement in ...
Ben Simmons suffered a nerve impingement in his lower back and will be re-evaluated in approximately two weeks, a team source confirmed Tuesday to NBC ...Continue reading
Sources: Sixers don't expect Simmons back soon
Ben Simmons will be re-evaluated in two weeks for nerve impingement in lower back, but there's little expectation that he'd be ready to return to lineup that soon, ...Continue reading
Sixers Talk podcast: About Joel Embiid's postgame interview ...
On this edition of Sixers Talk, Paul Hudrick and Serena Winters discuss Joel Embiid's postgame interview — and new career high — and what the possible ...Continue reading
Sixers forced to confront the injury situation they predicted | Bob Ford
When Brett Brown was asked what he planned to do about the point-guard position on his basketball team during the potentially lengthy absence of his starter, ...Continue reading
Ben Simmons might be the Sixers' real MVP. His injury means ...
If Simmons really has surpassed Joel Embiid in his importance to the roster, Harris will get a chance to live up to his max contract in the point guard's absence.Continue reading
Joel Embiid explains why he gave Kevin Huerter middle finger in ...
Joel Embiid had a NSFW gesture for the Hawks' Kevin Huerter. After the game, Embiid explained why he was upset. By Paul Hudrick.Continue reading
Sixers-Hawks best/worst: Joel Embiid's career night; Josh ...
Here's my look at the best and worst performances from the 76ers' 129-112 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night at the Wells Fargo Center.Continue reading
Joel Embiid Takes Over as Sixers Pick Up Another Win at Home vs ...
Sixers' center Joel Embiid once again dominates as he drops over 40 points versus the Atlanta Hawks.Continue reading
Is Ben Simmons more important to the Sixers than Joel Embiid? If so ...
If Simmons really has surpassed Joel Embiid in his importance to the roster, Harris will get a chance to live up to his max contract in the point guard's absence.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Hawks: Can Joel Embiid Take Over at Home Once Again?
The Sixers are set to face the Hawks on Monday night and might need another dominant home game from their All-Star center, Joel Embiid?Continue reading
Joel Embiid sets career high, makes up for uneven effort by Sixers in ...
Joel Embiid was dominant Monday in setting a new career high and the Sixers needed it in an uneasy 129-112 win over the Hawks at the Wells Fargo Center ...Continue reading
Sixers fans, Joel Embiid has seen your trade machine ideas
Joel Embiid said he heard both the boos and the MVP chants Monday night on his way to a career-high 49 points. Oh, and he's seen your trade machine ideas.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Hawks odds, line, spread: 2020 NBA picks, Feb. 24 ...
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Report: Sixers PG Ben Simmons' Injury Could Have 'Longer-Term ...
Sixers point guard Ben Simmons could miss a significant amount of time due to his recent back injury.Continue reading
Sources: 76ers' Simmons out for indefinite period
As the 76ers and Ben Simmons' management team work with doctors to evaluate a course of action on the All-Star's injured back, Simmons is expected to be ...Continue reading
Rumor: 'Real level of concern' about Ben Simmons' back injury
ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that there is "a real level of concern" about Sixers star Ben Simmons' back injury.Continue reading
Instant observations: Joel Embiid drops 49 in Sixers' win over Hawks
The Sixers earned a comfortable win over the Hawks thanks to a dominant effort from Joel Embiid.Continue reading
Sixers observations: Ben Simmons' back injury, another blown lead ...
Joel Embiid was dominant. Tobias Harris was an effective second fiddle.Continue reading
Embiid Scores Career High in Sixers Win Over Hawks
Joel Embiid was dominant Monday in setting a new career high and the Sixers needed ;it in an uneasy 129-112 win over the Hawks at the Wells Fargo Center ...Continue reading
Without Ben Simmons, Sixers are in a hole they dug for themselves
Ben Simmons is still undergoing treatment and evaluation on his back as of Monday evening, a Sixers spokesman told a group of reporters assembled at the ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid's Career-High 49 Points Leads Sixers Past Hawks As ...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid scored a career-high 49 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Tobias Harris had 25 points and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the ...Continue reading
Report: Sixers' Ben Simmons To Miss Extended Time Due To Back ...
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia 76ers may be without their All-Star point guard Ben Simmons for some time due to a back injury, according to ...Continue reading
Sixers observations: Alec Burks' clutch performance in an overtime ...
Brett Brown's lineup against the Nets also suggests that he likes what he has seen from Robinson with the team's first unit.Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid freezes DeAndre Jordan with the Eurostep
There's not a lot of big men in the NBA who possesses the same footwork that Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has, and he displayed that on Thursday.Continue reading
Joel Embiid Erupts For 39 Points As Sixers Top Nets In Overtime
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 39 points and 16 rebounds, Alec Burks and Shake Milton added big baskets in overtime and the Philadelphia 76ers ...Continue reading
VIDEO: Boo birds rain on Sixers after embarrassing first half vs. Nets
Fans in Wells Fargo Arena showered the Sixers with boos following a lackluster effort in the second period against the Nets.Continue reading
Sixers to turn to Raul Neto, Glenn Robinson III to start vs. Nets
The Philadelphia 76ers will start Raul Neto and Glenn Robinson III against the Brooklyn Nets at home.Continue reading
Sixers Inform Customers of Season and Playoff Ticket Prices, And ...
The Sixers are notifying season ticket holders of 2020-2021 season ticket renewal prices and 2020 playoff tickets today. As one might expect, both will see ...Continue reading
Sixers' Ben Simmons will miss Nets game with back soreness
Ben Simmons will miss Thursday night's game against the Brooklyn Nets as a result of lower back tightness, the Sixers announced on Thursday evening.Continue reading
Sixers to increase ticket prices next season
The average increase for upper bowl seats will be $7 per seat per game, which the Sixers say will better align them with NBA markets of similar size and stature.Continue reading
Sixers' Ben Simmons Ruled Out vs. Brooklyn Nets on Thursday
Sixers point guard Ben Simmons has been ruled out for Thursday's game against the Brooklyn Nets.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Nets odds, line, spread: 2020 NBA picks, Feb. 20 ...
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Sixers ticket prices to increase for 2020-21 season
Just a few short years ago, it seemed like people couldn't give their Sixers tickets away fast enough. Now, however, the Sixers are in the midst of a 120-game ...Continue reading
Sixers injury update: Ben Simmons (low back tightness) out vs. Nets
Just when it looked like the Sixers were relatively healthy returning from the All-Star break, Ben Simmons will miss Thursday's game. By Paul Hudrick.Continue reading
James Ennis III writes goodbye message thanking Sixers fans
The NBA trade deadline is a time of mixed emotions, but James Ennis exited Philadelphia thankful for his time in the city. By Adam Hermann.Continue reading
Sixers Talk podcast: Breaking down the trade deadline
On the latest Sixers Talk podcast presented by Wilmington University, Danny Pommells and Paul Hudrick discuss the moves the Sixers made at the trade ...Continue reading
NBA trade deadline reaction: 76ers get some much-needed ...
Things haven't been going super smoothly for the Philadelphia 76ers recently. Since their Christmas Day victory over the Milwaukee Bucks, they've gone 8-11, ...Continue reading
Elton Brand won't be defined by his approach to this NBA trade ...
Elton Brand entered Thursday afternoon's trade deadline with limitations of his own doing. In that context, he adopted a sensible, low-risk approach. By Noah ...Continue reading
Charles Barkley calls the struggling Philadelphia 76ers the ...
The Philadelphia 76ers entered the season as one of the favorites to contend for an NBA title in June. With all their star power and experience, those ...Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers end winless road trip with another ...
The Sixers, to the shock of absolutely no one, lost again on the road on Thursday night.Continue reading
VIDEO: Shaquille O'Neal roasts Sixers' Joel Embiid for 1st half ...
Hall of Famer Shaquille O'Neal once again went after Sixers star Joel Embiid, who played poorly on Thursday against the Bucks in the first half.Continue reading
Charles Barkley calls the Sixers the 'Cleveland Browns of the NBA'
Charles Barkley criticizes the Philadelphia 76ers as he compares them to the NFL's Cleveland Browns.Continue reading
Charles Barkley goes off on Sixers: 'They are the softest, mentally ...
Charles Barkley doesn't pull punches and he went off about the Sixers ahead of Thursday night's game.Continue reading
A speculative look at the Sixers' rotation post-deadline
We don't yet know what sort of roles the Sixers want their new guys to play, and projecting too much before we talk with GM Elton Brand would appear to be a ...Continue reading
Sixers were limited at trade deadline by moves they'd already made ...
They did not land Davis Bertans or Derrick Rose or any other player with elite levels of the skills they need. It will be up to them to save themselves.Continue reading
Sixers' Josh Richardson reportedly led players-only meeting amid ...
Despite making a couple of moves on Thursday, it may have been the day before the 2020 NBA trade deadline that was the most important for the Philadelphia ...Continue reading
Charles Barkley Roasts Struggling Sixers: 'They Are The Cleveland ...
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Sixers are — to put it mildly — not living up to expectations. More than halfway through the NBA season, the preseason darlings ...Continue reading
Sixers will waive point guard Trey Burke
The Sixers are waiving fan favorite point guard Trey Burke, sources confirmed to NBC Sports Philadelphia. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Sixers trade James Ennis to Magic for 2nd-round pick
The Sixers on Thursday afternoon traded James Ennis to the Orlando Magic, a team source confirmed to NBC Sports Philadelphia. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Why do Sixers fans love tweeting trade requests at Elton John?
Sixers fans use Twitter to discuss games, air roster grievances, and... yell at Elton John about making trades? By Adam Hermann.Continue reading
Live NBA trade deadline: Sixers trading James Ennis to Magic for ...
Just minutes before the official passage of the trade deadline, the Sixers got back a second round pick after trading away three last night.Continue reading
Trey Burke, Jonah Bolden and Kyle O'Quinn not with Sixers, likely ...
The team needs to clear roster spots to make room for Alec Burks, Glenn Robinson III and Norvel Pelle.Continue reading
Report: Embiid, Simmons 'jealous of one another'
The Sixers' locker room issue that Al Horford eluded to on Wednesday is apparent friction between the team's all-stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons, according ...Continue reading
Report: Sixers trade James Ennis to Orlando Magic
The Sixers have traded James Ennis to the Orlando Magic for a second-round pick, according to an ESPN report. Ennis is averaging 5.8 points this season on ...Continue reading
Having career season, Glenn Robinson III traded to Sixers
Robinson took advantage of his opportunity with Golden State.Continue reading
2020 NBA trade deadline: What's next for Sixers after trade for Alec ...
The Sixers need to clear two roster spots, still have their better trade assets and also have Norvel Pelle stashed in Delaware. Paul Hudrick has more on the ...Continue reading
Warriors insider Monte Poole gives insight into Alec Burks, Glenn ...
What are the Sixers getting in Alec Burks and Glenn Robinson III, both as players and as people? NBC Sports Bay Area's Warriors Insider Monte Poole gave ...Continue reading
Bucks vs. Sixers odds, line: 2020 NBA picks, Feb. 6 predictions from ...
The SportsLine Projection Model has simulated Thursday's Bucks vs. Sixers matchup 10000 times.Continue reading
Live NBA trade deadline rumors: Will Sixers make another trade ...
The NBA trade deadline is looming, and will pass Thursday at 3 p.m. The 76ers have made one move, somewhat on the margins in bringing in Glenn Robinson ...Continue reading
Sixers Continue Road Struggles In Loss Versus Hawks
By Kevin McCormick, Sports Talk Philly Editor The Sixers kicked off a tough road stretch Thursday night with a game against the Hawks. This game featured ...Continue reading
Matisse Thybulle's agent goes off with hilarious statement on Sixers ...
Sixers rookie Matisse Thybulle was snubbed from the NBA's 2020 Rising Stars Challenge, and his agent Eric Goodwin made it clear Friday that he didn't ...Continue reading
Sixers Talk podcast: Matisse Thybulle is a rising star in our book
On the latest Sixers Talk podcast presented by Wilmington University, Serena Winters and Paul Hudrick discuss Matisse Thybulle being snubbed from the Rising ...Continue reading
76ers vs. Celtics: Boston Lists Kemba Walker as Questionable for ...
The Boston Celtics have added Kemba Walkers to the injury report ahead of Saturday's matchup with the Philadelphia 76ers.Continue reading
Matisse Thybulle's agent rips 'ASSistant coaches' for snubbing ...
Sixers rookie Matisse Thybulle wasn't picked to play in the Rising Stars Challenge, and his agent isn't happy about it. Check it out.Continue reading
Matisse Thybulle missing out on Rising Stars Challenge is an ...
Matisse Thybulle was not selected for the Rising Stars Challenge on All-Star weekend, which is an obvious mistake. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Raptors roll on...Sixers road woes...NBA All-Star reserves...Record ...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Serge Ibaka scored 26 points, Kyle Lowry had 23 and the Toronto Raptors held off the Cleveland Cavaliers 115-109 for their ninth straight ...Continue reading
Game recap: Sixers drop another on the road in loss to Hawks
The Sixers fell to the Hawks once again as they looked disinterested in playing defense, especially against Trae Young. While the offense had its share of ...Continue reading
Sixers rookie Matisse Thybulle snubbed from Rising Stars Challenge
Philadelphia 76ers rookie Matisse Thybulle was not named to the Rising Stars Challenge in Chicago.Continue reading
Scary moment as John Collins flipped over Ben Simmons and ...
Atlanta Hawks big man John Collins had an incredibly scary moment on Thursday night when he flipped over Ben Simmons and landed wildly.Continue reading
Shake Milton continuing to step up and produce for injured Sixers
Philadelphia 76ers guard Shake Milton continues to step up and produce in place of Josh Richardson for the injury-riddled Sixers.Continue reading
Playing to the Level of Your Competition – Observations from Hawks ...
If you looked up “playing to the level of your competition” in the dictionary, you might find the 2019-2020 Philadelphia 76ers. I can't remember the last time I've ...Continue reading
Defenseless Away From Home, 76ers Begin Road-Heavy Stretch ...
Defense travels. Every basketball coach worth his salt believes that: If a team can defend, it can defend anywhere. But the 76ers, built with defense in mind, very ...Continue reading
NBA – With monstrous stats, Trae Young joins Kobe Bryant in history
Author, as often since the start of the season, of a monumental match last night, Trae Young has joined the only Kobe Bryant in history. We explain to you.Continue reading
Hawks overcome Sixers behind Young's first quarter double-double
A double-double in the the first quarter for Trae Young paved the way.Continue reading
Bodner: For an upgrade like Bogdan Bogdanovic, the Sixers must ...
Would the cost to acquire Bogdanovic be too high? Is an option like Nemanja Bjelica better for the team's long-term goals?Continue reading
76ers' Road Struggles Continue as They Fall to the Hawks on ...
The 76ers took another loss on the road Thursday. This time, it was to the struggling Atlanta Hawks.Continue reading
Young scores 39 as Hawks topple Sixers
Trae Young exploded for 39 points and the Atlanta Hawks stunned the visiting Philadelphia 76ers with a 39-point first quarter en route to a front-running 127-117 ...Continue reading
Sixers' road struggles against winning teams is alarming | Off the ...
The Sixers have just one road victory over a team currently with a winning record.Continue reading
Five Figures: Sixers' defense no-shows against Atlanta Hawks
13 points The Sixers bench contributed just 13 points to the effort against the Hawks in 74 minutes played — a significant drop from the 28.9 they've averaged on ...Continue reading
Philadelphia 76ers: The kids are taking over Brett Brown's rotation
The Philadelphia 76ers' have turned to youth in the second unit -- namely Matisse Thybulle and Furkan Korkmaz -- in a season dedicated to title contention.Continue reading
How the Sixers handle the trade deadline internally
The NBA trade deadline is just over a week away. How will the Sixers approach it from the inside?Continue reading
Brett Brown praises Shake Milton for holding down the fort for Sixers
Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown is happy with Shake Milton's performance in holding down the fort for the Sixers.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Hawks: Al Horford, Mike Scott listed as questionable
Al Horford (left knee soreness) and Mike Scott (right knee soreness) have both been listed as questionable for Thursday's Sixers game against the Atlanta ...Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid surprised coach Brett Brown with his ...
In his first game back after missing the previous nine with a torn ligament in his left ring finger, Embiid had 24 points and 10 rebounds in Tuesday's win over ...Continue reading
Brett Brown is willing to tinker as he figures out Sixers' offense ...
With Joel Embiid back in the mix, Brett Brown is willing to "play with stuff" as he works on developing the Sixers' offense. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Five Figures: Sixers score with efficiency in Joel Embiid's return
Below are the Five Figures for the Sixers 115-104 victory over the Golden State Warriors Tuesday evening. 73.1% The Sixers shot 73.1% at the rim (within 4 feet ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid excited to see Sixers win without him, ready for big stretch
Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid says he's excited to see Sixers winning without him and he's ready to jump back in.Continue reading
'It's deeper than the NBA': Joel Embiid's return leads Sixers to win on ...
On an emotional night that started with the Sixers and Golden State Warriors paying tribute to the late Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and the seven others ...Continue reading
Sixers-Warriors best/worst: Raul Neto's explosion, Draymond ...
Here's my look at the best and worst performances from the 76ers' 115-104 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night at the Wells Fargo Center.Continue reading
Symbolic Numbers – Observations from Sixers 115, Warriors 104
The Sixers did a really nice job honoring Kobe Bryant Tuesday night,. It started with public address announcer Matt Cord reading off the names of the nine ...Continue reading
Moore in a Minute: Sixers honor Kobe Bryant
Before their 115-104 win over the Warriors, the 76ers paid tribute to NBA icon, and Lower Merion star, Kobe Bryant.Continue reading
Update on the latest in sports: - KVIA
NBA-SCHEDULE. Embiid returns to lead 76ers past Warriors. UNDATED (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers had their big man back in the lineup tonight. Other than ...Continue reading
Embiid Scores 24 Wearing Uniform No. 24 for Kobe in Sixers' Win
Joel Embiid had to do it like the kids on the playground, a yell of “Kobe!” as he shot a fadeaway in the one-night-only No. 24 jersey he wore for his...Continue reading
Five observations from Sixers-Warriors: Joel Embiid, Sixers pay ...
On a night that started with the Sixers and Golden State Warriors paying tribute to the late Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and the seven others who lost their ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Warriors Postgame Quotes: “For his first game back, it was ...
Philadelphia 76ers Brett Brown On the way Joel Embiid played tonight… Just his presence and his size. His ability to find ways to score. We played him at an ...Continue reading
Embiid scores 24 in uniform No. 24 for Bryant in 76ers' win
PHILADELPHIA -- Joel Embiid had to do it like the kids on the playground, a yell of "Kobe!" as he shot a fadeaway in the one-night-only No. 24 jersey he wore for ...Continue reading
On A 'Surreal' Night In South Philadelphia, Sixers And Warriors Bid ...
They tried to play a basketball game in Kobe Bryant's hometown Tuesday night, two days after he died. “Surreal,” Steve Kerr called it. Certainly Kerr, who once ...Continue reading
Josh Richardson reacts to why Sixers have struggled on the road
Philadelphia 76ers guard Josh Richardson reacts to the team's road struggles and what must be done to figure it all out.Continue reading
Moore: Tobias Harris can be the difference maker for the Sixers
If the veteran forward continues his recent aggressive approach on offense, Brett Brown's team will be a tougher out in the playoffs.Continue reading
Kenny Atkinson praises Sixers as 'matchup problem' due to Al Horford
Brooklyn Nets coach Kenny Atkinson praises Philadelphia 76ers big man Al Horford and how he makes the Sixers a "matchup problem".Continue reading
Sixers continuing to show interest in Robert Covington in a trade
The Philadelphia 76ers have continued to show interest in Minnesota Timberwolves shooter Robert Covington.Continue reading
NBA Trade Rumors: Sixers have expressed interest in potential ...
Could a Sixers reunion with Robert Covington be in the cards?Continue reading
Report: Rockets, Mavs, Sixers interested in Timberwolves' Robert ...
Minnesota Timberwolves small forward Robert Covington is receiving trade interest from the Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks and Philadelphia 76ers.Continue reading
Sixers Talk podcast: Ben Simmons beasting early, but not scoring late
On the latest Sixers Talk podcast presented by Wilmington University, Danny Pommells and Paul Hudrick discuss Tobias Harris coming up big late in games and ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid cleared for non-contact drills, Sixers will update his ...
Philadelphia 76ers superstar center Joel Embiid has been cleared for non-contact drills after undergoing surgery on his hand.Continue reading
Practice notes: Sixers' Joel Embiid cleared for non-contact ...
After having a follow-up visit with his surgeon, the Sixers say center Joel Embiid has been cleared for non-contact conditioning drills, with another update on his ...Continue reading
Philadelphia 76ers: Tobias Harris keeping true on offseason promise
Tobias Harris wanted to become a two-way player this season. Halfway through the season, he has given the Philadelphia 76ers plenty on both ends.Continue reading
Do the Sixers have a “Fun” problem?
The Sixers aren't living up to expectations so far this season and it's causing some major frustration among the fans. Many of the issues that were overlooked in ...Continue reading
Furkan Korkmaz Finally Found a Role on the 76ers
Philadelphia 76ers third-year veteran, Furkan Korkmaz is happy to say he has finally found a role on this team.Continue reading
Sixers See a Different Side of Tobias Harris – and It Looked Good
Tobias Harris is one of the more reserved players on the Sixers, but his emotions showed as he carried his team down the stretch in a 117-106 win over the Nets ...Continue reading
Sixers y Miami se imponen a Brooklyn y Spurs en la NBA
Filadelfia (Estados Unidos) (AFP). Tobias Harris llevó a los Filadelfia 76ers a un triunfo sobre los Brooklyn Nets en la jornada de este miércoles en la NBA, ...Continue reading
Tobias Harris Gave 76ers Exactly What They Needed vs. Nets
76ers veteran forward Tobias Harris needed to start taking over games as a scorer, and he did just that on Wednesday night against the Nets.Continue reading
Tobias Harris leads Sixers past Nets
Tobias Harris scored 34 points, including two big baskets in the final two minutes, as the 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 117-106.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Nets Postgame Quotes: “I really had to focus on, if I got the ...
Philadelphia 76ers Brett Brown On the success the team had pounding the paint… I thought we had some success doing that, for sure. The efficiency, overall ...Continue reading
Kyrie Irving Addresses Nets' “Glaring” Needs Following Loss To Sixers
Kyrie Irving thinks the Brooklyn Nets still need to add one or two more pieces in order to compete with the best teams in the league. Following Wednesday night's ...Continue reading
Harris scores 34, leads Sixers past Nets 117-106
At the start of the season, the Philadelphia 76ers said that they would bank their NBA title hopes on a "BullyBall" formula of physical defense and inside ...Continue reading
A sizable advantage for Sixers in victory over Brooklyn Nets
The Sixers took advantage of their size, especially in the fourth quarter when they outscored Brooklyn, 31-16.Continue reading
Clutch Time Execution – Observations from Sixers 117, Nets 106
Kind of a strange game at the Wells Fargo Center last night. The crowd was restless early, almost suspicious of what was happening on the floor. There was ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid questionable for Thursday's game against Boston Celtics
During Monday night's Sixers game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, Joel Embiid dislocated his ring finger on his left hand. Embiid quickly left the court after ...Continue reading
After Nasty, Painful Injury vs. Thunder, Joel Embiid 'Basically Playing ...
Joel Embiid went to the locker room after his first stint of the game Monday night. A collective sigh of relief could be felt when he returned to the game a few ...Continue reading
Embiid goes for near triple-double despite finger injury
It wasn't the prettiest of victories, for more than one reason. Basketball wise, the Sixers let the Thunder hang around more than was necessary in their 120-113 ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid Suffers Grotesque Dislocated Finger in Win Over Thunder
The Sixers center dislocated his left ring finger in a win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday.Continue reading
Yes, the Philadelphia 76ers should look into Chris Paul
The Philadelphia 76ers have a few issues to sort out. One potential solution, though risky, involves attempting to swap Al Horford and Chris Paul.Continue reading
Sixers snap their losing streak, but Brett Brown wants more 3-pointers
The Sixers rank 11th in the NBA in 3-point percentage. But they rank 25th in attempted 3-pointers. Brett Brown wants that to change.Continue reading
Sixers-Thunder best/worst: Joel Embiid's grit, Ben Simmons' defense ...
The Sixers hit 13 of 26 three-point shots Monday after making just 32 of 115 in consecutive road losses to Orlando, Miami, Indiana and Houston.Continue reading
Winning Hasn't Answered Biggest Questions for Joel Embiid and the ...
Talent can take the Philadelphia 76ers far. On Tuesday, it took them to a 97-92 victory over the visiting Denver Nuggets despite a plethora of potential problems.Continue reading
Sixers star Joel Embiid says he needs to play to crowd more to ...
Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid believes he needs to start having fun more for him to dominate on the floor.Continue reading
No Collapse This Time: Sixers Beat Nuggets in Defensive Battle
The Sixers held a fourthquarter lead this time around vs the Nuggets and won a defensive battle 9792 Tuesday night at Wells Fargo Center By Noah Levick.Continue reading
Sixers defeat Nuggets 97-92 to win 13th straight home game
The Philadelphia 76ers got their 13th straight home win on Tuesday in their game against the Denver Nuggets.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Nuggets odds, line, spread: 2019 NBA picks, Dec. 10 ...
SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Tuesday's Sixers vs. Nuggets game 10000 times.Continue reading
Joel Embiid Leads Sixers Past Nuggets To Stay Perfect At Home
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid scored 22 points, including two key free throws with 15.3 seconds left, and Tobias Harris added 20 to keep the Philadelphia ...Continue reading
Nuggets can't survive Jamal Murray injury in loss to Sixers
PHILADELPHIA – Thrust into a worst-case scenario, the Nuggets did their best to survive. After a first-quarter injury to Nuggets point guard Jamal Murray, Denver ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Nuggets Betting Preview: Odds and Picks (December 10 ...
On Tuesday night, the Philadelphia 76ers play host to the Denver Nuggets at Wells Fargo Center. This marks the second matchup between the teams on the ...Continue reading
Sixers guard Josh Richardson happy to return vs. Nuggets: 'I feel good'
Philadelphia 76ers guard Josh Richardson explains how he's feeling as he returns to the lineup.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Nuggets: 3 Storylines to Watch and How to Follow the Game
The Sixers have the thirdworst fourthquarter offensive rating in the NBA and they had their worst final period of the season the first time they played the Nuggets ...Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers win defensive struggle over the Nuggets
The Sixers emerged victorious in a battle of elite defenses on Tuesday night.Continue reading
NBA Best Bets: Picks From Magic-76ers, More
The line moved when news broke that Joel Embiid would sit. Should you bet the Magic over the Sixers?Continue reading
Sixers sticking with long term plan on Joel Embiid's health
Joel Embiid sitting against Orlando team sticking with long term plan to make sure he's healthy for the playoff run.Continue reading
Former Sixer Markelle Fultz expects trash talk against Sixers
Fultz is ready to hear it from his former Sixers teammates but it is ready do dish it back as well.Continue reading
Sixers to finish off back-to-back against Orlando Magic in Fultz's first ...
The Philadelphia 76ers will take the Wells Fargo Center court Wednesday evening against the Orlando Magic to finish off the second half of a back-to-back.Continue reading
Sixers at Magic: 3 storylines to watch and how to stream the game
It's been less than a year since Markelle Fultz last played for the Sixers, but a lot has happened for him since then. He'll play his first regular-season game ...Continue reading
Sixers-Cavaliers best/worst: Joel Embiid's clutch performance ...
Embiid was a force down low and also the Sixers' best three-point shooter.Continue reading
How the 76ers set up Joel Embiid for a game-winning dunk to beat ...
The Sixers had to work on Tuesday night, but they were able to come away with the win.Continue reading
5 things: Sixers survive scare vs. Cavs
I understand the fans are very engaged here,” Josh Richardson said.usa.Continue reading
A Violent Blowtorch – Observations from Sixers 98, Cavaliers 97
After a hairy, one-point win at the Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday night, Brett Brown was asked if he felt like his Sixers were “playing with fire” based on the ...Continue reading
Cavs coach John Beilein on Sixers guard Trey Burke: 'I love him'
Cleveland Cavaliers coach John Beilein has nothing, but love and respect for his former student, Philadelphia 76ers guard Trey Burke.Continue reading
Joel Embiid striving to find his groove | Off the Dribble
The All-Star center had his second-best performance of the season Tuesday night in a 98-97 victory over Cleveland.Continue reading
76ers' Tobias Harris: Brutal night from beyond arc
Harris scored eight points (4-17 FG, 0-11 3Pt) while adding five rebounds and four assists in 33 minutes during Tuesday's 98-97 win over the Cavaliers.Continue reading
NBA odds 2019: Opening lines for November 12th schedule ...
The potential return of Paul George highlight's Wednesday's seven-game slate. We've got all the opening point spreads and over/under lines to get you ready.Continue reading
Sixers Follow Familiar Early Season Script To Secure Victory Over ...
The 76ers, while inconsistent offensively, once again relied on their defense to gouge out a 98-97 victory over Cleveland.Continue reading
Sixers Survive Cavs in Thriller - PHILLY SPORTS NETWORK
The Sixers survived a close game with the Cleveland Cavaliers Tuesday night, coming away with a 98-97 victory. Philadelphia is now7-3 to start the year.Continue reading
Sixers need to rally to defeat Cavaliers, 98-97
PHILADELPHIA It appears as if the lower level of NBA teams haven't received the memo about the 76ers' championship aspirations.Continue reading
Sixers vs. Magic preview: Sixers look to make it three wins in a row
The Philadelphia 76ers will start a three-game road trip by paying a visit to the Orlando Magic on Wednesday.Continue reading
Joel Embiid was dominant vs. Hawks, but struggled with double ...
Joel Embiid carried — and shimmied — the Sixers to a thrilling win in Atlanta Monday, but the All-Star center still struggled with double teams. By Paul Hudrick.Continue reading
Sixers podcast: Joel Embiid's conditioning, Tobias Harris' shooting ...
On the latest episode of 'The New Slant,' Kyle and Shamus discuss Philadelphia's 3-0 start, Joel Embiid, Tobias Harris' shooting, and adjustments from the ...Continue reading
Duelo de invictos entre Wolves y Sixers centra jornada de la NBA
30 de octubre de 2019, 0:19Washington, 30 oct (Prensa Latina) El duelo de invictos entre los Timberwolves del descendiente de dominicanos Karl ...Continue reading
3-0 Sixers only unbeaten left in East, Joel Embiid: 'It doesn't matter'
The Philadelphia 76ers are off to a 3-0 start for the first time since the 2013-14 season, but it doesn't matter to Joel Embiid.Continue reading
Josh Richardson, Tobias Harris shining in Philadelphia
ATLANTA -- The Philadelphia 76ers are off to a blazing start in the 2019-2020 season and the two former University of Tennessee basketball players are playing ...Continue reading
It's not just that they're 3-0, it's the way the Sixers have done it
It's nice that the Sixers are 3-0 and the last undefeated team in the Eastern Conference, but the way they've done it is showing this team could be a special one.Continue reading
Sixers rule Shake Milton out with knee injury through upcoming road ...
The Sixers have ruled Shake Milton out through at least their upcoming West Coast road trip, a team spokesman relayed to PhillyVoice on Tuesday afternoon.Continue reading
Philadelphia 76ers' 3-point shooting is a valid concern
The Philadelphia 76ers are shooting 29.8 percent on open 3-point attempts through three games. It's a concern, but also an area that's bound to improve.Continue reading
McCaffery: Early returns indicate Sixers made solid offseason choices
PHILADELPHIA — The phrases flow from Brett Brown with regularity and sincerity, mantras of a coach who has been around the NBA for 20 years.Continue reading
Five star review: Joel Embiid is learning how to be a four-quarter ...
Everybody likes awards. Five Star Review is our way of catering to that, spotlighting key sequences and performances, in-game oddities, puzzling quotes, and ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid's new free-throw routine includes picking a wedgie ...
NBA fans are already taking notice to Joel Embiid's free-throw routine.Continue reading
Five Figures: Sixers bounce back defensively to put Hawks away
63 Points (per NBA.com) After giving up 40 points to the Hawks in the opening frame, the Sixers held Atlanta to 63 points from the 2nd quarter on, including just ...Continue reading
Sixers' Mike Scott has Flagrant 2 call vs. Hawks downgraded to ...
The NBA on Tuesday rightfully downgraded Sixers forward Mike Scott's Flagrant 1 vs. the Hawk to a Flagrant 2. By Paul Hudrick.Continue reading
Mike Scott Got Ejected for an Extremely Weak Foul
The Sixers outlasted the Hawks in Atlanta last night and they did it with one of their top bench options unavailable for the second half. Veteran forward Mike Scott ...Continue reading
Sixers overcoming lack of rhythm in 3-0 start
The Sixers rank 27th out of 30 NBA teams in three-point shooting percentage and are next to last in turnovers.Continue reading
Coach Brett Brown calls Sixers road win over Hawks a 'quality win'
Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown has high praise for his team after earning a road win over the Atlanta Hawks.Continue reading
Philadelphia 76ers Rookie Report: Matisse Thybulle makes first start
The Philadelphia 76ers first round pick from the 2019 NBA Draft has had a strong begining to the season, including getting a start.Continue reading
What was Jalen Rose doing shouting from the sidelines during ...
Jalen Rose is still finding ways to contribute to the Detroit Pistons organization, even after 13 years in retirement.Continue reading
'Just got to lock in': 5 observations from the Sixers' win over the Pistons
DETROIT — The Sixers improved to 2-0 on the season with a 117-111 comeback win over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night. Here are five things that I saw.Continue reading
Sixers-Pistons best and worst awards: Tobias Harris' dominant ...
DETROIT – Here is my look at some of the best and worst performances from the 76ers' 117-111 victory over Detroit Pistons Saturday night at Little Caesars ...Continue reading
Without Joel Embiid, Sixers down Pistons, 117-111
DETROIT This is why the 76ers got Al Horford and re-signed Tobias Harris and Mike Scott.Continue reading
'Just got to lock in': 5 observations from Sixers' comeback win over ...
DETROIT — The Sixers improved to 2-0 on the season with a 117-111 comeback win over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday night. Here are five things that I saw.Continue reading
Tobias Harris, Sixers Rally to Defeat Pistons on Road
The Sixers defeated the Pistons on the road, thanks to a strong effort led by Tobias Harris.Continue reading
Brett Brown praises Tobias Harris after win for Sixers: 'He just ...
Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown praised Tobias Harris for the work he put in on the offensive end leading the team to a win.Continue reading
Celtics coach Brad Stevens on the Sixers: 'They are the most ...
Celtics coach Brad Stevens threw a major bouquet the 76ers way when talking about them at this morning's shootaround leading up to tonight's opener at the ...Continue reading
Stars could finally be aligned as Sixers chase first title since '83
The Sixers re-tooled their starting five in the offseason and have one of the biggest starting lineups in the league. Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and Co. have big ...Continue reading
Sixers vs. Celtics preview: can the Sixers open a new era with a win?
The Philadelphia 76ers and the Boston Celtics get set to open the 2019-20 season at the Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday night.Continue reading
Sixers' starting five already showing incredible chemistry with ...
The Sixers starting five are already showing incredible chemistry and the season hasn't even tipped off yet.Continue reading
Celtics vs. Sixers odds, line: 2019 NBA picks, Oct. 23 predictions ...
SportsLine's advanced computer model simulated Wednesday's Celtics vs. 76ers game 10000 times.Continue reading
Former Celtic Al Horford is the quiet leader the Sixers have needed
The Sixers play Al Horford's former team to open the season, with a chance to show how much of an impact Horford has made on Philadelphia already.Continue reading