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Jerryd Bayless Update: Philadelphia 76ers PG Underwhelming

Point Guard Jerryd Bayless cannot help the Philadelphia 76ers from the bench. But due to his wrist injury, that is where he will be for the foreseeable future. Philadelphia 76ers Jerryd Bayless was a free agent signing in the 2016 off-season. As a matter of fact, he was the first free agent signed by the Philadelphia […] Jerryd Bayless Update: Philadelphia 76ers PG Underwhelming...
Via The Sixer Sense
2 hours ago

The 76ers Must Offer KCP a Max Contract This Offseason

The Philadelphia 76ers will have an enormous amount of cap space going into the 2017 offseason. With that said, Philly should use a portion of their cap room to offer Kentavious Caldwell-Pope a max contract this summer. The NBA salary cap projection for the 2017-18 season has been set at $102 million, according to Eric […] The 76ers Must Offer KCP a Max Contract This Offseason...
Via The Sixer Sense
3 hours ago

Sixers Announce Elton Brand as Player Development Consultant

Some people you just can’t quit. For what seems to be the 42nd time in the last decade, the 76ers have once again employed the services of Elton Brand. The team announced Tuesday morning that Brand will be hired as Player Development Consultant. This job, per the Sixers, entails being “heavily involved in assisting the players in every facet of their on- and off-court development...
Via Liberty Ballers
4 hours ago

WATCH: Brett Brown l Postgame vs Magic (12.2.16)

Brett Brown speaks to the media following a 105-88 loss against the Orlando Magic.
Via YouTube
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Philadelphia 76ers Joel Embiid’s Tweet in Retrospect

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has demonstrated that he has a social awareness based on his Tweets about the election. Joel Embiid’s Tweets, in retrospect, could build major bridges, because he’s that good. Furthermore, always use history as a guide. It’s been almost a month since Joel Embiid threw his hat into the national political […] The Philadelphia 76ers Joel...
Via The Sixer Sense
7 hours ago

Done In By Denver: Denver Nuggets 106, Philadelphia 76ers 98

The Sixers led by 10 in the first half, but it was all downhill from there. There’s always going to be nights like this. Despite some solid performances from Dario Saric and Ersan Ilyasova, the rest of the Sixers played rather bleakly in a 106-98 loss to the Denver Nuggets Monday night in the Wells Fargo Center. The Sixers took the lead early in the first half and led throughout...
Via Liberty Ballers
15 hours ago

76ers celebrate 50th anniversary of NBA's great champions

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia 76ers may as well have won the NBA championship when they dethroned the Boston Celtics in the east. The delirious Sixers fans stormed the court and swarmed Wilt Chamberlain. One fan even hung on a rim as the players hustled past outstretched arms to the locker room. The Sixers popped champagne against the backdrop of a fan-made ''1967 NBA champions...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Brown plans to play Ben Simmons at point guard

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown gave an update on the injury status of Ben Simmons Friday, telling reporters that the No. 1 overall pick is “doing great” after undergoing surgery on a broken bone in his right foot almost two months ago. While there is no timetable yet for his return, Brown is already planning on how to use the 76ers' prized rookie. “My intention is to...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brett Brown | Practice (12.1.16)

Brett Brown speaks to the media following their practice in Camden, NJ.
Via YouTube
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Joel Embiid gets playing time limit increased

Here’s some good news for everybody who’s got a fever and the only prescription is more "Process." The Philadelphia 76ers announced that center Joel Embiid’s playing time limit has been increased to 28 minutes a game. Pre-game update:•Joel Embiid playing time limit increased to 28 minutes, starting tonight vs. Sacramento. — Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) November 30...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Brown enjoys Sixers fans’ ‘Trust the process’ chant

Philadelphia 76ers fans have, at least to a certain extent, embraced the infamous “process.” Coach Brett Brown is fine with that. Fans have recently taken to chanting “Trust the process” when Joel Embiid shoots free throws, and Brown is all for it. “I do [like it],” Brown said Sunday, via Dave McMenamin of ESPN. “I do. You know, I think we need something like that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Sixers are still bad, but they’re not unwatchable anymore... they’re actually sort of fun

The Philadelphia 76ers still aren’t very good. But, for the first time since Sam Hinkie unleashed his controversial, franchise-altering #process three seasons ago, fans are getting a glimpse of future returns on his unique asset management. Facing Cleveland at the Wells Fargo Center on Sunday, the 76ers competently challenged LeBron and the Cavaliers, despite losing 112-108....
Via The Comeback
8 days ago  |  Discuss

R&B singer returning to sing anthem for 76ers after apology

R&B singer Sevyn Streeter is planning to return to the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia next month to sing the national anthem after the 76ers apologized to her. Streeter, who was pulled from her performance in October at the last second because she was wearing a shirt with “We Matter” written across the front, told TMZ this week that she is looking forward to working...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Joel Embiid kicks chair after being told he’s out of game

76ers center Joel Embiid is all about trusting “the process,” but he wasn’t too happy about his minutes restriction during Wednesday night’s game against the Grizzlies. The Sixers have been trying to ease Embiid back into the lineup, limiting him to 24 minutes per game. When he logged 27 on Wednesday, his night was over. The game was close throughout and ended up going to...
Via The Sports Daily
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The Philadelphia 76ers are finally improving

The Philadelphia 76ers look like a better team. The 76ers are playing better basketball, they are working hard to improve, and all the young players are doing their best to carry this team. There are times where experience is needed, and there are also times where the team can’t finish out close games with wins, but they have improved overall. One of the main reasons this team...
Via isportsweb.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Embiid files to trademark ‘The Process’ to sell Shirley Temples?

Much has been made of Joel Embiid’s decision to embrace former Philadelphia 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie’s much maligned and mocked “Trust the Process” mantra by giving himself “The Process” as a nickname. The NBA Store already is getting in on all “The Process” action. https://t.co/hucCBQzOte pic.twitter.com/zpsQjyQFpD — NBA Store (@NBASTORE) November...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Stop what you’re doing: The Philadelphia 76ers have won a game

Whatever you are doing, please stop, put down your drink and listen to me very closely. Are you listening? Good. The Philadelphia 76ers are in the win column for the first time this season. After some blowouts and some close calls, the Sixers finally found themselves on the winning end of a tight game as they edged the Indiana Pacers in overtime Friday night, 109-105. Yes, it’s...
Via The Comeback
24 days ago  |  Discuss
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