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  • Philadelphia 76ers seeking more shooting

    Philadelphia 76ers seeking more shooting

    The Philadelphia 76ers have lost several free agents this offseason, namely Marco Belinelli and Ersan Ilyasova, and they are reportedly looking to replace that perimeter shooting. The team has engaged in talks with the Cleveland Cavaliers about a deal that would bring sharpshooter Kyle Korver to...
  • LeBron James declines option, becomes free agent

    LeBron James declines option, becomes free agent

    LeBron James has officially opted out of his current deal, making him a free agent on the open market. The Cleveland Cavaliers’ superstar had until Friday night to make a decision regarding his future. The move seemingly eliminates a host of teams from contention. Had LeBron opted into his $35....
  • Ben Simmons wins NBA Rookie of the Year Award

    Ben Simmons wins NBA Rookie of the Year Award

    One of the great debates throughout the 2017-18 season surrounded who would win the NBA’s Rookie of the Year Award. Long considered a match between two heavyweights, Philadelphia 76ers forward Ben Simmons outlasted Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell for the distinction. Simmons, who missed the 2016-1...
  • Philadelphia 76ers ink coach Brett Brown to contract extension

    Philadelphia 76ers ink coach Brett Brown to contract extension

    Brett Brown, a head coach who has been through the highs and lows with the Philadelphia 76ers, is being rewarded for his persistence, patience and success. The Sixers have given Brown a 3-year contract extension, a deal that comes on the heels of a run to the Eastern Conference semifinals. Brown...
  • Joel Embiid likes Philadelphia 76ers’ chances in 2018

    Joel Embiid likes Philadelphia 76ers’ chances in 2018

    The Philadelphia 76ers have made a cottage industry out of the phrase “Trust the Process.” According to the process’ biggest component, the time for waiting is over. Joel Embiid, an All-Star and Defensive Player of the Year candidate, has helped transform the Sixers franchise from stumbling to...
  • Philadelphia 76ers jump in apparel sales

    Philadelphia 76ers jump in apparel sales

    The Philadelphia 76ers’ ascent in the Eastern Conference standings spurred similar growth with team apparel and merchandise. According to ESPN, the Sixers trailed only the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers in merchandise sales during the regular season. The Warriors and Cavaliers have...
  • Joel Embiid likely to miss first game of NBA playoffs

    Joel Embiid likely to miss first game of NBA playoffs

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is expected to miss the first game of the NBA playoffs due to a broken orbital bone. The Sixers will open their postseason schedule Saturday night at 8:00 ET against the Miami Heat. When Embiid returns for the third-seeded Sixers, he will need to wear a mask to...
  • Markelle Fultz tallies triple-double in final regular season game

    Markelle Fultz tallies triple-double in final regular season game

    It took Markelle Fultz just 25 minutes to become a part of history. The No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft emerged as the youngest player to ever notch a triple-double, a feat in which the Philadelphia 76ers point guard accomplished in a win over the Milwaukee Bucks. Fultz erupted for 1...
  • Ben Simmons stumps for Rookie of the Year

    Ben Simmons stumps for Rookie of the Year

    If Ben Simmons had a vote for the Rookie of the Year Award, he would unsurprisingly cast it for himself. And with good reason. The budding superstar for the Philadelphia 76ers has become symbolic of the team’s “Trust the Process” mantra. He has catapulted the team–once mired among the worst in...
  • Dr. J offers great praise for Ben Simmons

    Dr. J offers great praise for Ben Simmons

    A former Philadelphia 76ers great is offering up tremendous praise for a potential future great Ben Simmons, who is the frontrunner to win this season’s NBA Rookie of the Year Award, received rave reviews from Julius “Dr. J” Erving following a statue unveiling at the organization’s practice facility...
  • Philadelphia 76ers honor Dr. J

    Philadelphia 76ers honor Dr. J

    Philadelphia 76ers great Julius “Dr. J” Erving has received a statue outside of the organization’s practice facility, which is located in Camden, N.J. The Hall of Famer has joined other Sixers greats, such as Wilt Chamberlain and Billy Cunningham, to earn a statue on the 76ers Legends Walk. The...
  • Ben Simmons, Donovan Mitchell recognized by NBA

    Ben Simmons, Donovan Mitchell recognized by NBA

    The two top contenders for the NBA Rookie of the Year Award have garnered top honors for February. Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz and Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers were named Kia NBA Western and Eastern Conference Rookies of the Month, respectively. Simmons has already won the award three...
  • LeBron James draws the eye of Philadelphia 76ers fans

    LeBron James draws the eye of Philadelphia 76ers fans

    LeBron James will hit the open market following the 2017-18 season. While he may ultimately stay with the Cleveland Cavaliers, fans across the league are dreaming for a day where one of the all-time greats will call their city home. One such group of optimists includes the Philadelphia 76ers fans...
  • Markelle Fultz trending in right direction for Philadelphia 76ers

    Markelle Fultz trending in right direction for Philadelphia 76ers

    A shoulder injury has hindered No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz for much of the season, but the Philadelphia 76ers guard is showcasing a new shooting stroke. The mysterious loss of form has prevented the Sixers guard, who is now healthy, from returning to action. He has played just four games in...
  • Philadelphia 76ers making playoff push

    Philadelphia 76ers making playoff push

    The Philadelphia 76ers are no longer in losing mode. The team is pulling out all the stops to ensure a trip to the postseason. After adding Marco Belinelli as a buyout from the Atlanta Hawks, the Sixers are evidently going back to the well once again. According to NBA.com, Ersan Ilyasova is looking...
  • NBA brings basketball to London

    NBA brings basketball to London

    The NBA has a long history of playing games internationally in order to promote its burgeoning product. The 2017-18 season has been no exception, as the Brooklyn Nets, Oklahoma City Thunder, and Miami Heat have already played games in Mexico City. On Thursday, the NBA will bring its game overseas...
  • Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid planning Christmas Day return

    Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid planning Christmas Day return

    Philadelphia 76ers fans will get a nice treat on Christmas Day: the return of franchise center Joel Embiid. According to an ESPN report, Embiid will face off against Kristaps Porzingis on Dec. 25. Embiid has been nursing a sore back not long after playing a career-high 49 minutes in a triple...
  • Reports: Brooklyn Nets swing trade for Jahlil Okafor

    Reports: Brooklyn Nets swing trade for Jahlil Okafor

    As is Sean Marks’ mantra, he’s willing to buy low for the sake of development. The general manager of the Brooklyn Nets has swung a deal with the Philadelphia 76ers for center Jahlil Okafor, according to ESPN. In the deal, the Nets will also receive guard Nik Stauskas and a second-round draft pick...
  • Joel Embiid receives 'Rising Star' distinction from Sports Illustrated

    Joel Embiid receives 'Rising Star' distinction from Sports Illustrated

    Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers center and one of the league’s most entertaining players, has been named this year's “Rising Star” by Sports Illustrated. Embiid will receive the award at the Sportsperson of the Year Awards event, which will be held in New York City on Dec. 4. The same honor was...
  • Philadelphia 76ers await return of Markelle Fultz

    Philadelphia 76ers await return of Markelle Fultz

    The Philadelphia 76ers have jumped out to an 8-7 start, which represents big progress for a team that was buried in the draft lottery for the better part of a decade. The Sixers’ success has come largely due to the dynamic performances of Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons. Markelle Fultz is the forgotten...
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