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Report: 76ers fined $3M for 'not fully disclosing' Holiday's in…

Report: 76ers fined $3M for 'not fully disclosing' Holiday's injury history before trade

yahoo.com Updated Jun 29 (yesterday)
After taking over the Philadelphia 76ers back in May of 2013, famously analytics-focused general manager Sam Hinkie's first order of business was to trade away then-23-year-old All-Star point guard Jrue Holiday. Hinkie began taking a sledgehammer to the…
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  • Revisiting the Sixers vs. other young teams

    Revisiting the Sixers vs. other young teams

    philly.com Jun 29 (yesterday)
    The Sixers have dropped, relative to their January standing, while their peers have changed as well.
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  • For Sixers, still a lot of losing in immediate future

    For Sixers, still a lot of losing in immediate future

    philly.com Jun 28 (yesterday)
    Sam Hinkie is the guy you want next to you when you're robbing a bank. He is the guy you can tell a secret and be sure that it is safe with him. He is a man with a plan and good luck trying to get him to tell you exactly what it is.
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  • Jahlil Okafor Looks Pretty Excited To Play For The 76ers

    Jahlil Okafor Looks Pretty Excited To Play For The 76ers

    deadspin.com nba.com Jun 28 (2 days ago)
    The Philadelphia 76ers presented their new draftees to the press yesterday, though it seems third overall pick Jahlil Okafor isn’t too psyched to put on the jersey.Read more...
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  • Embiid's return to 76ers from broken right foot uncertain

    Embiid's return to 76ers from broken right foot uncertain

    nba.com Jun 26 (4 days ago)
    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid's return from a broken right foot remains uncertain and surgery has not been ruled out.
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  • Taking issue with part of Sixers' draft

    Taking issue with part of Sixers' draft

    philly.com yahoo.com Jun 26 (5 days ago)
    Taking Jahlil Okafor was the right move, but it’s surprising the Sixers didn’t acquire another first-round pick.
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  • After Okafor pick, Sixers' plan remains unclear

    After Okafor pick, Sixers' plan remains unclear

    philly.com yahoo.com Jun 25 (5 days ago)
    The 76ers became more talented on Thursday night, but that was a given since they held the third pick in an NBA draft that was considered very deep at the top of the lottery.
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  • Hinkie's next move? Ah, the possibilities

    Hinkie's next move? Ah, the possibilities

    philly.com Jun 24 (6 days ago)
    The NBA draft takes place Thursday night and, for fans of the 76ers, it arrives with equal parts excitement and trepidation. Riding along with the Sixers on their twisting journey is like getting into a taxi driven by someone in no hurry to arrive at th…
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  • Sixers, Lakers intertwined on draft night

    Sixers, Lakers intertwined on draft night

    philly.com deadspin.com Jun 24 (7 days ago)
    There are two guards who, more than any other players, promise to shape the 76ers' future ahead of Thursday's NBA draft, and Doug Bibby has rare insight into both of them.
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  • NBPA to investigate 76ers for potential collective bargaining v…

    NBPA to investigate 76ers for potential collective bargaining violations

    yahoo.com Jun 23 (7 days ago)
    The Philadelphia 76ers have not been shy about taking NBA rebuilding to its extremes. General manager Sam Hinkie has selected several first-round draft picks who were unable to play for the franchise immediately (or sometimes even within a season or two…
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  • Report: Dario Saric to stay in Turkey, won't play for 76ers thi…

    Report: Dario Saric to stay in Turkey, won't play for 76ers this season

    As the Philadelphia 76ers prepare to make the third overall selection in this Thursday's 2015 NBA draft, they'll do so knowing that Croatian forward Dario Saric — the No. 12 pick in the 2014 draft, whom the Sixers snagged from the Orlando Magic along wi…
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  • Allen Iverson sets us straight: 'I am a basketball genius'

    Allen Iverson sets us straight: 'I am a basketball genius'

    yahoo.com Jun 19
    Allen Iverson, whom former 76ers coach Larry Brown has been reportedly attempting to influence Philadelphia to hire AI in a front office role for years, appears to have it all sussed out. Of course he should get a gig with the team he led to the 2001 NB…
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  • Sixers Unveil New Uniforms, And They're Sharp

    Sixers Unveil New Uniforms, And They're Sharp

    The 76ers unveiled their new uniforms last night, and they’re clean and lovely. Other than the Fierce Ben Franklin secondary logo , there’s really not much to complain about. This is a team that’s going to look good while it’s being embarrassingly bad.R…
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  • Report: Joel Embiid Could Sit Out Next Season, Too

    Report: Joel Embiid Could Sit Out Next Season, Too

    deadspin.com Jun 15
    The Philadelphia Inquirer is reporting that 76ers’ center Joel Embiid—the third pick in last year’s draft—has suffered setbacks in his recovery from surgery on his right foot and is unlikely to be ready for the start of next season, and may even miss th…
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  • Bilas: Top 40 prospects (Insider)

    Bilas: Top 40 prospects (Insider)

    ESPN.com Jun 15
    Wisconsin's Sam Dekker is the No. 15 prospect in the NBA draft, according to Jay Bilas. Chad Ford projects Dekker to stay in Wisconsin, with the Milwa...
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  • Sixers' Embiid suffers setback in healing process

    Sixers' Embiid suffers setback in healing process

    nba.com Jun 13
    The following is a statement from President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Sam Hinkie, regarding center Joel Embiid:
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  • Video - Iverson The Exec? 06:16

    Iverson The Exec?

    Mar 20
    Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss whether Allen Iverson would make a good NBA executive.
  • Video - Noel Guides 76ers Past Knicks 00:50

    Noel Guides 76ers Past Knicks

    Mar 20
    Nerlens Noel's double-double of 23 points and 14 rebounds carried the 76ers to a 97-81 win over the Knicks.
  • Video - 76ers Stun Pistons 01:10

    76ers Stun Pistons

    Mar 18
    The 76ers topped the Pistons 94-83 to snap their two-game losing streak.
  • Video - Celtics Win Fifth Straight 00:58

    Celtics Win Fifth Straight

    Mar 16
    Tyler Zeller and Avery Bradley combined for 46 points in the Celtics' 108-89 win over the 76ers.

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