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 on Section 215
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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
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After another bad road loss, the Philadelphia 76ers return home to host the New York Knicks on Thursday.Continue reading
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Moore: Point-guard-by-committee is Sixers' only choice
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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 ...
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Sixers injury update: Ben Simmons suffered nerve impingement in ...
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Sources: Sixers don't expect Simmons back soon
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Sixers forced to confront the injury situation they predicted | Bob Ford
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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
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Joel Embiid sets career high, makes up for uneven effort by Sixers in ...
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Sixers fans, Joel Embiid has seen your trade machine ideas
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Report: Sixers PG Ben Simmons' Injury Could Have 'Longer-Term ...
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Sources: 76ers' Simmons out for indefinite period
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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
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Joel Embiid was dominant. Tobias Harris was an effective second fiddle.Continue reading
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Without Ben Simmons, Sixers are in a hole they dug for themselves
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Joel Embiid's Career-High 49 Points Leads Sixers Past Hawks As ...
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Report: Sixers' Ben Simmons To Miss Extended Time Due To Back ...
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Joel Embiid Erupts For 39 Points As Sixers Top Nets In Overtime
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VIDEO: Boo birds rain on Sixers after embarrassing first half vs. Nets
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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
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Sixers' Ben Simmons will miss Nets game with back soreness
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Sixers' Ben Simmons Ruled Out vs. Brooklyn Nets on Thursday
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Sixers injury update: Ben Simmons (low back tightness) out vs. Nets
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James Ennis III writes goodbye message thanking Sixers fans
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Sixers Talk podcast: Breaking down the trade deadline
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NBA trade deadline reaction: 76ers get some much-needed ...
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Charles Barkley calls the struggling Philadelphia 76ers the ...
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Instant observations: Sixers end winless road trip with another ...
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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'
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Charles Barkley doesn't pull punches and he went off about the Sixers ahead of Thursday night's game.Continue reading
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Charles Barkley Roasts Struggling Sixers: 'They Are The Cleveland ...
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Sixers will waive point guard Trey Burke
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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
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Trey Burke, Jonah Bolden and Kyle O'Quinn not with Sixers, likely ...
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Report: Embiid, Simmons 'jealous of one another'
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Report: Sixers trade James Ennis to Orlando Magic
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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 ...
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Warriors insider Monte Poole gives insight into Alec Burks, Glenn ...
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Sixers Continue Road Struggles In Loss Versus Hawks
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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
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76ers vs. Celtics: Boston Lists Kemba Walker as Questionable for ...
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Matisse Thybulle's agent rips 'ASSistant coaches' for snubbing ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Defenseless Away From Home, 76ers Begin Road-Heavy Stretch ...
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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
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Young scores 39 as Hawks topple Sixers
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The Sixers have just one road victory over a team currently with a winning record.Continue reading
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Embiid Scores 24 Wearing Uniform No. 24 for Kobe in Sixers' Win
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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 ...
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Embiid scores 24 in uniform No. 24 for Bryant in 76ers' win
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On A 'Surreal' Night In South Philadelphia, Sixers And Warriors Bid ...
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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
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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
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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