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Metta World Peace Thinks Tracy McGrady Was Once As Good As Kobe…

Metta World Peace Thinks Tracy McGrady Was Once As Good As Kobe And MJ

dimemag.com Updated Dec 1 (2 days ago)
Getty Image The rule of exciting young teams in the NBA is that they need one elder statesmen on the team to be a sounding board and source of history and context when the kids come asking for advice. The Sixers ignored this maxim, give or take one Elto…
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  • Sixers' Joel Embiid, Nuggets' Jamal Murray named Rookies of the…

    Sixers' Joel Embiid, Nuggets' Jamal Murray named Rookies of the Month

    nba.com Dec 1 (2 days ago)
    NEW YORK -- The Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid and the Denver Nuggets' Jamal Murray today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively, for games played in October and November.
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  • Nerlens Noel is in Delaware, nearing an NBA return, so now what…

    Nerlens Noel is in Delaware, nearing an NBA return, so now what?

    yahoo.com Dec 1 (2 days ago)
    Nerlens Noel looks to the future. (Getty Images) Nerlens Noel is part of the basketball consciousness again, but not as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers. There’s a bullet to that point, since he was assigned Wednesday to the team’s D-League affiliate …
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  • The Kings Twitter Account Went On A Sixers Trolling Spree Over …

    The Kings Twitter Account Went On A Sixers Trolling Spree Over Their Court’s Moisture Issues

    dimemag.com Dec 1 (2 days ago)
    Dedicated. pic.twitter.com/Zj8pa88fV5 — CSN Philly (@CSNPhilly) December 1, 2016 The game between the Sacramento Kings and Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night was postponed due to an inordinate amount of moisture on the Wells Fargo Center court. The t…
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  • Murphy: Sixers' turn for one of those nights

    Murphy: Sixers' turn for one of those nights

    philly.com Nov 30 (3 days ago)
    AS SOMEBODY who has now had the unusual opportunity to cover three of these things, I can tell you that there is always a moment when anybody with a rudimentary ability to read body language understands that the fate of the game has been decided and tha…
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  • Kings at 76ers postponed due to condensation

    Kings at 76ers postponed due to condensation

    nba.com deadspin.com dimemag.com Nov 30 (3 days ago)
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A scheduled game between the Sacramento Kings and Philadelphia 76ers was postponed Wednesday night by the NBA because of condensation on the court at the Wells Fargo Center.
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  • Ford: Embiid-Okafor combo debut slips away

    Ford: Embiid-Okafor combo debut slips away

    philly.com Nov 30 (3 days ago)
    Fans of the 76ers finally got what they've been waiting for Wednesday night. Joel Embiid played just as many minutes as any other player on the court in the Wells Fargo Center.
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  • Sam Hinkie Revealed His Fascination With Kobe And Other Wild Th…

    Sam Hinkie Revealed His Fascination With Kobe And Other Wild Things In His SI Profile

    dimemag.com deadspin.com Nov 30 (3 days ago)
    Getty Image The basketball world’s first public look at controversial former Sixers GM Sam Hinkie was full of coffee, very fast audiobooks, and a fascination with Kobe Bryant. Sports Illustrated’s Chris Ballard wrote a lengthy feature about Hinkie, who …
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  • 76ers-Kings postponed due to slick, slippery floor in Philly

    76ers-Kings postponed due to slick, slippery floor in Philly

    yahoo.com Nov 30 (3 days ago)
    A building worker wipes the court before an NBA basketball game between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Sacramento Kings, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, in Philadelphia. The start of the game was delayed due to a surface issue with the court. (AP) The Philade…
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  • Nerlens Noel Has All But Demanded A Trade From The Sixers

    Nerlens Noel Has All But Demanded A Trade From The Sixers

    dimemag.com Nov 29 (4 days ago)
    Getty Image During the Sam Hinkie era, the Philadelphia 76ers acquired a whole lot of big men, and that logjam in the front court has quickly worn thin for one player in particular. Nerlens Noel hasn’t exactly been shy about voicing his displeasure with…
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  • The 76ers Want Fans To Keep Chanting ‘Trust The Process’ For Jo…

    The 76ers Want Fans To Keep Chanting ‘Trust The Process’ For Joel Embiid

    dimemag.com Nov 28 (5 days ago)
    Getty Image While Joel Embiid is still playing with restrictions as he returns from foot injuries, the rising star is making the best of the Philadelphia 76ers’ struggles. When former GM Sam Hinkie was finally given the big boot – sorry, after he was as…
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  • LeBron James Blocks Layup With His Presence

    LeBron James Blocks Layup With His Presence

    deadspin.com Nov 28 (5 days ago)
    I’m putting the full highlight reel from LeBron James’s 26-10-13 beatdown of the Sixers in this post, because maybe it’s been awhile since you’ve taken a few minutes to really enjoy a set of vintage LeBron James highlights. If you want to see a few bull…
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  • Cooney: Sixers can learn by stargazing

    Cooney: Sixers can learn by stargazing

    philly.com Nov 27 (6 days ago)
    THE COACHES, players and front office people of the 76ers have said often during the past few years of unbearable losing that there are no more moral victories. Close losses to overpowering teams just mean a higher number in the right-hand column of the…
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  • LeBron James Is Turning Back The Clock Against The Sixers And W…

    LeBron James Is Turning Back The Clock Against The Sixers And We Are All Witnesses

    dimemag.com Nov 27 (6 days ago)
    Perhaps LeBron James was wondering where all of the defenders were when the Philadelphia 76ers evaporated and he was left alone for an easy slam on Sunday afternoon. Look at this camera angle. Once Sergio Rodriguez runs into the pick that was set to blo…
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  • Shootaround (Nov. 27): Sixers' Jahlil Okafor in a sophomore slu…

    Shootaround (Nov. 27): Sixers' Jahlil Okafor in a sophomore slump?

    nba.com Nov 27 (6 days ago)
    Jahlil Okafor in a sophomore slump? | Evan Turner looking to get on track in Portland | A labor primer from the expert
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  • Bulls finish off 'circus trip' in style with easy win over Sixe…

    Bulls finish off 'circus trip' in style with easy win over Sixers

    ESPN.com Nov 26
    Bulls finish off 'circus trip' in style with easy win over Sixers
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  • Joel Embiid wasn't happy his minutes limit kept him from a seco…

    Joel Embiid wasn't happy his minutes limit kept him from a second OT

    Joel Embiid topped 25 minutes for only the second time in his NBA career. (Associated Press) Joel Embiid’s debut season with the Philadelphia 76ers has been a joy to watch. Two years away from the court due to foot problems appeared to put his career in…
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  • Ersan Ilyasova Knocked Down His Own Teammate With This Hilariou…

    Ersan Ilyasova Knocked Down His Own Teammate With This Hilarious Flop

    dimemag.com Nov 23
    There are plenty of good reasons why the NBA has tried to crack down on flopping in recent years, but if there’s one bright spot to that otherwise deplorable tactic, it’s the unintentional comedy that often accompanies it. That’s what happened Wednesday…
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  • Cooney: The value of Robert Covington (even when shots don't fa…

    Cooney: The value of Robert Covington (even when shots don't fall)

    philly.com Nov 22
    IT WAS A dreary Sunday morning in San Antonio's AT&T Center when the 76ers were wrapping up a morning practice. Two nights earlier, they had dropped their ninth consecutive game to open the season in Houston. The Sixers' 2014-15 roster at that time …
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  • Cooney: Competition about to get real for Sixers' big men

    Cooney: Competition about to get real for Sixers' big men

    philly.com Nov 22
    THE NEWS that has been delivered to 76ers coach Brett Brown of late has been pretty positive. Jerryd Bayless, penciled as the team's starting point guard after getting signed in the offseason, saw his first action of the season Monday in a 101-94 win ov…
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  • Shootaround (Nov. 22) -- Blake Griffin shows off his court visi…

    Shootaround (Nov. 22) -- Blake Griffin shows off his court vision in win vs. Raptors

    nba.com Nov 22
    Griffin puts on passing show vs. Raptors | Warriors talking up Green's DPOY case | Sixers not rushing Noel back | Smart's speech inspires Celtics' comeback
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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.