D'Angelo Russell a tantalizing possibility for 76ersphilly.com Updated 8 hours agoAs he pored over game film and prepared his Penn State players for their second game against D'Angelo Russell and Ohio State last season, Pat Chambers devised what he believed to be a sound and smart game plan. Chambers grew up in Newtown Square and coa…Share Tweet
For Sixers assistant Lange, it all began in South Jerseyphilly.com Apr 26 (2 days ago)Everybody starts somewhere. For Billy Lange and many other prominent members of the South Jersey basketball community, it all began at St. Rose of Lima school in Haddon Heights - in the little gym on cold winter nights, on the outdoor court on Third Ave…Share Tweetphilly.com Apr 22 (5 days ago)Tim Duncan of the San Antonio Spurs turns 39 on Saturday, and the aging process for the best player on the best team of his generation has been gradually catching up with him. Coach Gregg Popovich says he believes Duncan will come back for another seaso…Share Tweet
Sixers' Jerami Grant a potential X-factorphilly.com Apr 22 (6 days ago)Head coach Brett Brown says the 6-8 forward 'knows he's going to be a good player.'Share Tweet
Inside the Sixers: A third season of tanking may be too much to askphilly.com Apr 18Having witnessed an embarrassing, 63-loss season in 2013-14 and a 64-setback campaign this season, 76ers fans have suffered greatly. For the most part, they supported the Tank I and Tank II seasons while others dubbed the Sixers a laughingstock.Share Tweetphilly.com Apr 17The coach should be rewarded for buying into management's build-for-future approach.Share Tweet
Brett Brown hints at growing impatience with Sixers' rebuildphilly.com Apr 17Coach didn't outright express his displeasure with team's lack of talent, but he seems to indicate he wants more.Share Tweetphilly.com Apr 16The Sixers are gaining an edge in analytics and sports science, and now just need four top-20 players, Harris says.Share Tweet
Heat And Sixers Both Really, Really Need To Lose To Each Other Tonightdeadspin.com Apr 15There is a very special game being played tonight, the final night of the NBA regular season, with so much more at stake than just a boring old postseason berth. The Heat and 76ers will meet, each seeking the same draft pick, each needing desperately to…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 14Charles Barkley has always been a man of substantial appetites. Some 30 years ago, well before a Hall of Fame playing career that would make him one of the most famous athletes in the world and one of the most sought-after voices in sports media, the so…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 13Yes, it was against the Philadelphia 76ers, and yes, the Sixers were playing without their best player in Nerlens Noel, but the Chicago Bulls looked great on Saturday evening. Not only did the team win to keep pace in the race for the third seed, but De…Share Tweet
Sixers' Robert Covington has come a long wayphilly.com Apr 11CHICAGO - The story of Robert Covington's unlikely success is best illustrated by his being cut from the McArthur Middle School team in the fifth, sixth, and eighth grades. He probably would have also been released in the seventh grade had his parents n…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 10Sports Illustrated just a pretty great feature story by Chris Ballard — as if Chris Ballard writes anything other than great feature stories — on Los Angeles Clippers swingman Matt Barnes, who has spent the better part of the last dozen years developing…Share Tweet
Noel's Sixers fate: Wait and seephilly.com Apr 10In these dreary seasons that hopefully precede something better for the 76ers, management has been careful to give the fans something to dream on each year. It is their version of the Chinese calendar, but instead of the Year of the Ram or the Year of t…Share Tweet
Sixers' rebuild could have a place for Smith, Robinsonphilly.com Apr 10Ish Smith, Thomas Robinson show some skills that could be valuable for the Sixers next season.Share Tweet
Awful Sixers literally limping to finish linephilly.com Apr 8The 76ers entered the merciful final week of their season Wednesday night against the Washington Wizards, a team so disinterested in the outcome that star guard John Wall was given the night off to rest up for more important nights to come.Share Tweet
Sixers' Noel leaves game with right eyelid cutnba.com Apr 4The Philadelphia 76ers say forward Nerlens Noel will not return to Saturday night's game against the Charlotte Hornets after suffering a cut to his right eyelid.Share Tweet
Hornets' Jefferson, two other starters out vs. 76ersnba.com Apr 4Hornets coach Steve Clifford says center Al Jefferson and two other starters will not play Saturday night against the Philadelphia 76ers.Share Tweet
Final Four a showcase for NBA's worst, like the Sixersphilly.com Apr 2The NBA's worst will be on hand in Indianapolis this weekend to watch the NCAA's Final Four. That means the 76ers will be in attendance and paying close attention to the best players on the best teams in college basketball.Share Tweet
Struggling Pierce (rest) out for Wizards versus 76ersnba.com Apr 1The Washington Wizards rested forward Paul Pierce for Wednesday night's game against the Philadelphia 76ers.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 31On Monday evening, the Los Angeles Lakers downed the Philadelphia 76ers on a last-second shot from rookie Jordan Clarkson. Hands were rung and eyes rolled, as a significant portion of NBA fandom could hardly recall what number Clarkson wore prior to thi…Share Tweet
Might Sixers take another big man in the draft?philly.com Mar 31For the first time since they became teammates, Joel Embiid and Nerlens Noel were in uniform together for a 76ers game. It was a neat little trick for Monday's Fan Appreciation Night. The Sixers' players and fans held a pregame jersey swap, and Embiid -…Share Tweet
The Lakers' Pyrrhic Victory Lays Bare The NBA's Flawed Incentivesdeadspin.com Mar 31With the game tied 111-111 with 0.7 seconds left in overtime, the Lakers' Jordan Clarkson made a layup to defeat the 76ers. Clarkson was the 46th pick in the draft, sandwiched between two guys named Dwight Powell and Russ Smith. Both Powell and Smith ha…Share Tweet
Lakers sink 76ers in OT, endanger draft pickESPN.com Mar 30Jordan Clarkson scored 26 points and made the tiebreaking basket with 0.7 seconds left in overtime to lift the Los Angeles Lakers past the Philadelphia 76ers, 113-111 on Monday night in a matchup of two of the NBA's worst teams.Share Tweet
Cavaliers lose Love, Shumpert to injuriesESPN.com Mar 29Not only did the Cleveland Cavaliers stave off an upset scare in their 87-86 win over the lowly Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, they also appear to have avoided major injuries to two of their key contributors.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.
ESPN NowApr 27According to ESPN's Brian Windhorst, the prognosis on Kevin Love's shoulder may be delayed as the Cavs PF seeks a second opinion.
2015 NBA playoffs - Win or lose change is coming to the RaptorsApr 24If Toronto can't win its series against the Wizards, the Raptors' future could feature a radical remaking of the roster.
Mario Hezonja of FC Barcelona to declare for the NBA draftApr 23FC Barcelona wing Mario Hezonja will declare for the 2015 NBA draft, his agent Arn Tellem told ESPN.com.
James Blackmon Jr. to return to Indiana Hoosiers, bypass NBA draftApr 23Indiana Hoosiers freshman James Blackmon Jr. will return to school instead of entering the NBA draft.