THE WORK STOPPAGE had caused the NBA season to start just after the Christmas holiday in 2011, and the 76ers began it by winning 10 of their first 13 games. Game 27 had the Los Angeles Clippers visiting the Wells Fargo Center, just a day before the Sixe…Share Tweet
dimemag.com 17 hours agoGetty Image Welcome to Hoop Dreams, a season preview unlike any other you’ll read before the 2016-17 season tips off. The premise is simple. We’ll be providing 30 of these fictional forays because it simply stinks that only one team can win the title ea…Share Tweet
Joel Embiid Appears To Actually Be The Truthdeadspin.com Oct 19 (yesterday)We rip on the Sixers more or less constantly because of their cynical, anti-fan approach to sports and their former tech-worshipping leader’s insane hubris, but goddamn it, Joel Embiid is actually cool. Please enjoy him dancing a bunch then casually flu…Share Tweetnba.com Oct 19 (yesterday)Kerr shrugs off Barkley's talk | Sixers, Noel not discussion extension | Report: Kings, Heat discussing guard swapShare Tweet
Cooney: Saric won't have luxury of a slow transition for Sixersphilly.com Oct 18 (2 days ago)THERE HAVEN'T BEEN many luxuries afforded to Brett Brown, now in his fourth season as 76ers head coach. Rosters have turned more quickly than the leaves do at this time of the year. There have been changes to positions above him, and the injuries accumu…Share Tweet
Cooney: Sixers' Brown continues to have big issuesphilly.com Oct 16 (4 days ago)IF THERE is any possible way to know less about a team after almost a month of practices and six preseason games, let Brett Brown know. Because despite nearing the regular-season opener and with just one more preseason game remaining, this is simply a t…Share TweetCan you hear that distant rumbling, off in the distance? That’s the awakening of the Sixers fanbase. Sure, there was a sizable contingent of “Trust the Process” zealots who will eagerly remind you they stuck it out through the dark days, but on a larger…Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 14 (6 days ago)The 2015-16 season went as designed for the Philadelphia 76ers. For the third and, they hope, final year of these sorts of designs. They’ll have quite the chore ahead of them in distancing the team’s on-court output from the plan set in place by former …Share Tweet
Cooney: Sizing up how Sixers' season may play outphilly.com Oct 12SINCE THE HORRIFIC news for 76ers fans came down that rookie Ben Simmons had broken the fifth metatarsal in his right foot on the last day of training camp, the excitement and anticipation of the upcoming season has plummeted faster than Donald Trump's …Share Tweet
Cooney: Sixers' new point guard critical to big men's progressphilly.com Oct 10THE 76ERS' past three seasons can't be measured in wins and losses, in their eyes. The plan that former general manager Sam Hinkie put in place was to strip the organization to its core, acquire a plethora of draft picks and then start the rebuild.Share Tweet
Selling Ads On NBA Jerseys Is Supremely Complicated, Which Is Why It Isn’t Happeningdimemag.com Oct 10Darren Rovell What sports league doesn’t want more money? And what easier way to get that money than to sell advertising on jerseys? The NBA approved ads on jerseys in April, then the Philadelphia 76ers became the first team to accept a bunch of money f…Share Tweetphilly.com Oct 9YOU KNOW what he wants to do in the worst way. You can just feel it. And while I've seen him do it numerous times in practice against an imaginary defender, Joel Embiid just isn't ready, yet, to catch the ball 10 feet away from the basket with his back …Share TweetGetty Image After two long years, Joel Embiid is finally back to playing basketball. In his NBA debut, 27 long months after he was drafted No. 3 overall in the 2014 draft, Embiid showed flashes of what he could potentially become on both ends of the cou…Share Tweet
Cooney: Injuries complicating matters for new-look Sixersphilly.com Oct 6SHORTLY AFTER the long list of 76ers who weren't going to participate in Thursday's game against Washington in the preseason home opener was delivered, Brett Brown met with the media and conveyed that there's a sentence uttered at nearly every meeting: …Share Tweet
Cooney: Already in game shape, Saric may now be Sixers' best playerphilly.com Oct 5AS DARIO SARIC made his way through the hallways of the Mullins Center following his first NBA action against the Boston Celtics on Tuesday, he carried a bottle of water in one hand, a pink Barbie backpack over his shoulder, and possessed a gait of some…Share Tweet831 days after being becoming the No. 3 overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, Sixers center Joel Embiid played in his first real(ish) NBA game against real NBA players.Read more...Share Tweet
Iverson The Exec?Mar 20Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss whether Allen Iverson would make a good NBA executive.
Noel Guides 76ers Past KnicksMar 20Nerlens Noel's double-double of 23 points and 14 rebounds carried the 76ers to a 97-81 win over the Knicks.
76ers Stun PistonsMar 18The 76ers topped the Pistons 94-83 to snap their two-game losing streak.
Celtics Win Fifth StraightMar 16Tyler Zeller and Avery Bradley combined for 46 points in the Celtics' 108-89 win over the 76ers.