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PJ Carlesimo could reportedly join Sixers staff if Mike D’Antoni leaves

As the Sixers’ post-Sam Hinkie makeover continues, it could be bringing a well-known basketball figure back into the spotlight: P.J. Carlesimo. According to a report by Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical on Friday, Carlesimo could join the Sixers staff to replace Mike D’Antoni as head coach Brett Brown’s top assistant if D’Antoni does indeed leave the team. Sources: If...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown sounds impressed with Ben Simmons

Could Philadelphia be leaning towards the Australian forward? For those of you that have been living in a cave for the past week (congrats on getting out of that cave!), the Los Angeles Lakers received the second overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft on Tuesday. That slot means that the team will likely select one of the draft's pair of highly touted freshman forwards Ben Simmons of...
Via Silver Screen & Roll
4 days ago

Sixers Will Be Fully Invested In Brett Brown Now

The Sixers may have to fully invest in head coach Brett Brown now that associate coach Mike D’Antoni is becoming the front runner for head coaching positions. Sixers‘ associate coach Mike D’Antoni has received a formal offer from the Houston Rockets for their head coaching position. Although this somewhat has a negative impact on the coaching […] Sixers Will Be Fully Invested...
Via Section215
4 days ago

Philadelphia 76ers Win Lottery, Will Pick #1

1-10-5-9. The golden ticket…not given to the team in the gold and purple. At 7:26 Eastern time, the NBA lottery machine spit out that 4 number combination that made Sixers co-owner Art Wrubel and another co-owner’s daughter, Kylie Rubin extremely thrilled. That number determined that the Philadelphia 76ers would have the 1st pick in the 2016 NBA draft. Sitting up on the stage...
Via The Sports Journal
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Sixers coach Brett Brown believes Joel Embiid will be ready next season

Joel Embiid has not logged a second of NBA action since getting drafted third overall by the Philadelphia 76ers back in 2014. But coach Brett Brown feels that that will change shortly. In an interview with a local Philadelphia-based radio station (transcribed by James Herbert of CBS Sports), Brown stated unequivocally that he believes Embiid will be ready for the start of the 2016...
Via Sportsnaut
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Brown Representing 76ers At Lottery

Brett Brown will represent the Philadelphia 76ers at the 2016 NBA Draft Lottery. Brown has been head coach of the 76ers throughout their rebuilding process and he signed an extension midseason. "He deserves to be up there and bring this thing home for us," said Bryan Colangelo. Brown was hired by Sam Hinkie and has continued to be the head coach through the early parts of the Colangelo regime.
Via RealGM
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia 76ers: Could Brett Brown be the next to go?

When you think of “The Process”, you think of two guys associated with it in some way. One is Sam Hinkie, the former general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers, and the second is Brett Brown, the current head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers. Both guys have been with the 76ers since the first day of “The Process”, so you could wonder whether Brett Brown could be the next guy...
April 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Brett Brown confident overseas star Dario Saric will join Sixers

The Philadelphia 76ers might be in the midst of a historically bad run for the franchise. They enter this weekend’s action with an 8-54 record. This comes on the heels of Philadelphia finishing last season with 18 wins. With all that said, things aren’t as dire in Philadelphia as many would like us to believe. In the hunt for the first pick in the 2016 NBA draft, there’s a...
Via Sportsnaut
March 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Brett Brown signs two-year extension with Philadelphia 76ers

Front office changes may have hit the Philadelphia 76ers, but coach Brett Brown isn't going anywhere anytime soon.Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported Friday that Brown has agreed to a two-year contract extension that will keep the coach in Philadelphia through the 2018-2019 hoops season. It is an interesting development since there was shuffling in the team's front office...
Via Yardbarker
December 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Popovich says he'd last ‘about a month’ as coach of Sixers

The Sixers are once again expected to finish near the bottom of the NBA’s Eastern Conference in what is another year on the quest to land a top draft pick. Brett Brown is the team’s head coach and he’s in an unenviable position to say the least, one Gregg Popovich wouldn’t last long in. Popovich is, of course, the man at the helm of one of the model organizations in all...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 16, 2015  |  Discuss

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