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Collins: 76ers effort in loss was 'mind-numbing'

Collins: 76ers effort in loss was 'mind-numbing'

ESPN.com philly.com Updated Feb 27, 2013
Philadelphia 76ers coach Doug Collins was highly critical of his team's effort Tuesday and openly questioned his players' preparation following a loss to the lowly Orlando Magic.
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  • Doug Collins Has Hit A Wall In Philadelphia, Like We All Knew H…

    Doug Collins Has Hit A Wall In Philadelphia, Like We All Knew He Would

    deadspin.com Feb 27, 2013
    It's getting harder and harder to remember that the Philadelphia 76ers, who just polished off a six-game losing streak and sit in the dregs if the Eastern Conference at 22-33, were full of hope coming into this season. It was less than a year ago that a…
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  • Befuddled Doug Collins hopes it doesn't get any worse for Sixer…

    Befuddled Doug Collins hopes it doesn't get any worse for Sixers

    philly.com grantland.com Feb 27, 2013
    THE DISCONNECT is astounding. As Tuesday night's game began and the players shook hands around the midcourt circle, the Sixers' Doug Collins, an old-school coach, saw three of his new-school players without a lick of sweat on their brows.
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  • Warriors & Pacers Brawl Spills Into The Stands; LeBron Goes…

    Warriors & Pacers Brawl Spills Into The Stands; LeBron Goes Absolutely Crazy

    dimemag.com Feb 27, 2013
    It wasn’t exactly reaching Malice at the Palace levels, but the brawl that spilled into the stands last night during Indiana’s 108-97 win over the Warriors will certainly result in some special spankings from the league office. And you’re never gonn
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  • Video - The Luck Makers 07:22

    The Luck Makers

    Feb 27
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  • Video - Collins Rips 76ers After Loss To Magic 07:30

    Collins Rips 76ers After Loss To Magic

    Feb 27
    Stephen A Smith and Skip Bayless discuss Doug Collins' postgame comments following the 76ers' sixth straight loss.

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