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It must be hard to be Brett Brown. The head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers is now in his third season of trying to turn general manager Sam Hinkie's combination tanking-art project into a functional basketball team. The results have been very, very bad…Share Tweet
Memo to Sixers brass: Show us you carephilly.com 17 hours agoAs Sixers continue to sink toward record lows, front office should give us some sign that it's stung by all the losing.Share Tweetphilly.com 22 hours agoJordan Hicks returned to the Eagles locker room on Monday, sounding like he played for the 76ers. Hicks, the Eagles rookie inside linebacker, maybe their best and most important defensive player this season, had torn his left pectoral tendon Nov. 9 agai…Share Tweet
A Treasure Trove Of Very Sad 76ersdeadspin.com 24 hours agoThe Philadelphia 76ers, now in year three of their shameless rebuild, are 0-15. Playing for an 0-15 team that ranks dead last in points per game and leads the league in turnovers can’t be much fun, so it’s no surprise that 76ers Players Looking Really S…Share Tweetdeadspin.com Nov 23 (yesterday)Reader Chris caught this odd moment during today’s Sixers-Timberwolves matchup, as late in the game a play demanded review from the NBA’s replay center in Secaucus. The live camera shot from inside that center showed, strangely, the movie Animal House s…Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 23 (2 days ago)It’s hard to fully comprehend just how the Philadelphia 76ers took an 18-win team, added a Rookie of the Year candidate that roared out of the gates with averages of 18 points and nearly eight rebounds, and somehow turned out this bad to begin things.Ye…Share Tweet
Sixers tank job: The generational dividephilly.com Nov 19 (6 days ago)Let's begin with what this column is not. This column is not an attempt to re-litigate the wisdom or integrity of the 76ers' rebuilding plan. For one thing, the sides have already been chosen in that debate, and they are intractable. The conversation is…Share Tweet
After humbling loss, questions arise about Sixers' directionphilly.com Nov 19 (6 days ago)With no wins in sight, fans are starting to wonder whether GM Sam Hinkie's 'Process' is ever going to work.Share Tweet
The Sixers' Latest Master Plan: Playing With Six Mendeadspin.com Nov 19 (6 days ago)The winless Philadelphia 76ers were down by nine to the Pacers Wednesday night. Intentionally or not, six Sixers walked onto the court. That’s not allowed.Read more...Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 18 (7 days ago)The Philadelphia 76ers entered Wednesday's action as the league's sole remaining winless team, at 0-11, and with the NBA's eighth-worst defense, allowing 104.2 points per 100 possessions. It's hard to blame them for trying something new to increase thei…Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 17The Philadelphia 76ers were designed to do a lot of things. Save money, for one, lose games, and create an unending batch of sympathy as 29 other NBA coaches watch the much-respected Brett Brown work with a roster that fields two raw big men prospects n…Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 16In August 2013, Brett Brown was hired as coach of the Philadelphia 76ers. If any coach in NBA history has had a rougher 27 months, we’d like to hear of it. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] The Sixers, by design, …Share Tweet
Leonard, Ginobili out for Spursnba.com Nov 14San Antonio veterans Kawhi Leonard and Manu Ginobili will both miss the Spurs' game Saturday night against the winless Philadelphia 76ers.Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 12After several years of struggling to live up to his position as the No. 2 overall pick in the 2010 NBA draft for the Philadelphia 76ers and a brief/underwhelming stint with the cratering 2013-14 Indiana Pacers, former Ohio State standout Evan Turner has…Share TweetAn owner of the NHL's New Jersey Devils is apologizing to two youth soccer teams after his helicopter landed on the field where they were going to play, forcing the game's cancellation.Share Tweet
Inside the 76ers: Lakers, Nets may be worse off than Sixersphilly.com Nov 8Believe it or not, the 76ers might not be in the worst shape of all NBA franchises. The Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers have issues that rival the Sixers'.Share Tweetnba.com Nov 6LeBron James became the 20th player in NBA history to make 9,000 career field goals in the second quarter Friday night against the Philadelphia 76ers.Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 6The Philadelphia 76ers' extreme rebuilding project depends largely on the confidence and hope that better players will arrive soon. Fans and optimistic analysts point not just to players already on the roster like Nerlens Noel and Jahlil Okafor, but pri…Share Tweetphilly.com Nov 5If Bulls and their star guard are on the outs, maybe the Sixers should take a shot at getting him.Share Tweet
Sixers get hardship waiver, sign PG Phil Presseynba.com Nov 4The Philadelphia 76ers have signed point guard Phil Pressey after being granted an additional roster spot from the NBA for hardship relief.Share Tweet
Sixers are a sight better than last seasonphilly.com Nov 3Brett Brown's players might not win many games, but they're entertaining to watch.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.
Atlanta Hawks' Mike Budenholzer fined for contact with officialNov 23The NBA's decision to fine, not suspend, Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer for incidental contact with an official Saturday night has drawn the ire of the league's referees' union.
NBA: Opponents can't afford to give Golden State Warriors second looksNov 22For Golden State, offensive boards equal a wide-open -- and dangerous -- Steph Curry. Teams that want a chance against the champs must limit their second looks, writes J.A. Adande.
J.R. Smith of Cleveland Cavaliers accused of choking teen in New York City…Nov 20J.R. Smith's attorney calls allegations that the Cavs guard choked a teenager in New York City earlier this month, as reported by the New York Daily News, "absolutely false."
ESPN NowNov 20Brian Windhorst on tonight's Celtics-Nets game: "If I'm [Celtics coach] Brad Stevens, I'd coach tonight like it was a playoff game."