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The Celtics And Sixers Are Apparently Still Talking About A Tra…

The Celtics And Sixers Are Apparently Still Talking About A Trade Involving Jahlil Okafor

dimemag.com Updated Jul 20 (4 days ago)
USA TODAY Sports It’s no secret that the Philadelphia 76ers have a glut of talented big men, and it’s no secret the Boston Celtics still long for a star that could put them over the top despite the offseason addition of Al Horford. Might Bryan Colangelo…
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  • Colangelo doesn't help Sixers in game of offseason poker

    Colangelo doesn't help Sixers in game of offseason poker

    philly.com Jul 22 (yesterday)
    In retrospect, the most revealing moment of Bryan Colangelo's brief time as the 76ers' general manager came late on the night of the NBA draft, when he did so much to present himself as the well-meaning fellow you'd want sitting next to you at the poker…
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  • 76ers' Simmons: 'Could not be in better situation'

    76ers' Simmons: 'Could not be in better situation'

    ESPN.com Jul 16
    76ers' Simmons: 'Could not be in better situation'
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  • Report: Warriors looking to earn more from jersey ad than any N…

    Report: Warriors looking to earn more from jersey ad than any NBA team

    yahoo.com Jul 15
    Which brand will have a place on Kevin Durant’s jersey in 2017? (Getty Images/ Thearon W. Henderson) The NBA’s use of on-jersey advertisements has gone from long-running flirtation to full-on relationship set to start during the 2017-18 season. The Phil…
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  • 76ers sign 2014 Draft pick Dario Saric to deal

    76ers sign 2014 Draft pick Dario Saric to deal

    nba.com Jul 15
    The Philadelphia 76ers have signed international prospect Dario Saric two years after they acquired his rights on a draft-night deal.
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  • How the 76ers cost the Spurs their beloved Boban Marjanovic

    How the 76ers cost the Spurs their beloved Boban Marjanovic

    yahoo.com Jul 15
    Boban happy. (Layne Murdoch /Getty Images) Well, this is both extremely complicated and splitting hairs as it pertains to million-dollar athletes, but it’s also an awfully interesting look inside the complexities of the NBA’s salary cap restrictions. Yo…
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  • Brown must strike right balance for Embiid

    Brown must strike right balance for Embiid

    philly.com Jul 14
    Days after the 2014 NBA draft, after the 76ers selected Joel Embiid with the No. 3 overall pick, their head coach offered what seemed at the time a fascinating hypothetical.
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  • It's So Hard To Be A Saint In The City

    It's So Hard To Be A Saint In The City

    deadspin.com Jul 14
    This piece was originally published in the January 1989 issue of the long-defunct PhillySport Magazine. It is reprinted here with permission of the author. Read more...
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  • Bryan Colangelo: One of Philly's many bigs 'has to go at some p…

    Bryan Colangelo: One of Philly's many bigs 'has to go at some point'

    yahoo.com Jul 13
    Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel didn’t work out. (Getty Images) The Philadelphia 76ers are set to enter 2016-17 with center Nerlens Noel, forward/center Jahlil Okafor, (hopefully) center Joel Embiid, and top overall pick Ben Simmons – an all-around playe…
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  • Ben Simmons brings LeBron-like buzz to much-maligned Sixers

    Ben Simmons brings LeBron-like buzz to much-maligned Sixers

    Ben Simmons brings LeBron-like buzz to much-maligned Sixers
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  • Croatian star Dario Saric says he's coming to 76ers this season

    Croatian star Dario Saric says he's coming to 76ers this season

    yahoo.com Jul 11
    Croatia’s Dario Saric (right) drives against France’s Boris Diaw (center) and Joffrey Lauvergne during the 2014 FIBA World Cup. (AP/Daniel Ochoa de Olza) Dario Saric spent the last couple of weeks doing everything he could to ensure that the Croatian me…
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  • Jahlil Okafor Called Out The Media For Conflicting Sixers Stori…

    Jahlil Okafor Called Out The Media For Conflicting Sixers Stories And Using Unnamed ‘Sources’

    dimemag.com Jul 11
    Getty Image All offseason there have been rumors floating that Jahlil Okafor may be on the move. Even though the former Duke star made it through draft night still a 76er, as recently as a few days ago he was still rumored to potentially be moved. Under…
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  • "I Played Like Shit," States Man Who Just Hit Game-Wi…

    "I Played Like Shit," States Man Who Just Hit Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater

    deadspin.com Jul 9
    D’Angelo Russell’s buzzer-beating three-pointer handed the Lakers a Summer League win over the Sixers tonight, but the former Buckeye is staying humble.Read more...
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  • Jerami Grant Nukes Poor Ivica Zubac

    Jerami Grant Nukes Poor Ivica Zubac

    The Sixers’ Jerami Grant is making the most of his NBA Summer League assignment. Here he is tonight dunking all over freshly-drafted Lakers center Ivica Zubac, reminding us that the Croatian has a long way to go before he can assume the title of Croatia…
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  • Sixers sign veteran guard Gerald Henderson

    Sixers sign veteran guard Gerald Henderson

    nba.com Jul 9
    The Philadelphia 76ers announced today that the team has signed free-agent guard Gerald Henderson. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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  • Ben Simmons Did Some Cool Passes Last Night

    Ben Simmons Did Some Cool Passes Last Night

    NBA Summer League isn’t a particularly useful venue for determining how good an NBA prospect will be (I remember when Donte Greene dropped 40 in the 2008 Summer League), but that doesn’t mean that these passes Ben Simmons threw last night aren’t dope.Re…
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  • Dario Saric Might Not Join The Sixers In 2016 Due To Them Draft…

    Dario Saric Might Not Join The Sixers In 2016 Due To Them Drafting Ben Simmons, Says A Report

    dimemag.com Jul 8
    Dario Saric (totalsportslive.com) Here’s a story from The Morning Call that makes a lot of sense and no sense at the same time. Because the Philadelphia 76ers drafted Ben Simmons, it seems that Dario Saric may choose to play a third season in Turkey bef…
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  • Sielski: Sixers smart to stay quiet in reality-show summer of f…

    Sielski: Sixers smart to stay quiet in reality-show summer of free agency

    philly.com Jul 7
    Welcome to America's newest, most entertaining reality-TV show. It's called NBA Free Agency, and it doesn't need a Kardashian, a Real Housewife, or a deserted island (unless we're talking about Brooklyn and the Nets roster) to do boffo ratings and grab …
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  • Sixers' Eastern foes haven't scored big in free agency, either

    Sixers' Eastern foes haven't scored big in free agency, either

    philly.com Jul 5
    SO FAR, the 76ers have been minor participants in free agency, landing combo guard Jarreyd Bayless for a $27 million over three years and and Sunday getting 30-year-old point guard Sergio Rodriguez for a reported one-year, $8 million deal.
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  • Everybody Is Dancing Like Betsy Ross: Here’s Ben Simmons’ First…
  • 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.