It’s over and yet, it’s just starting for the Philadelphia 76ers. Having just won their opening round series against the Miami Heat, the Sixers move on to the second round of the NBA Playoffs against the winner of the Celtics/Bucks series. Where does it all go from here? How far can the Sixers go in […]Read more "Five thoughts on the Sixers as they prepare for round 2 of the NBA playoffs"
It’s April 24th and the Philadelphia 76ers are still playing basketball and should be for the foreseeable future. If you thought that was a possibility to start this season, then you’re a liar. No one could have seen this team doing what they’re doing, myself included. The scary part is that they’re just getting started. What […]Read more "Could the Sixers go all the way and win the NBA Championship? It’s more likely than you think"
The Philadelphia 76ers are a real threat in the Eastern Conference. Many may have thought that once the playoffs arrived that the team would wilt due to a lack of experience and the apparent devaluing of the 16-game win streak to end the season. They didn’t really play a lot of good teams during the […]Read more "Sixers made a firm statement against a malicious Miami team"
As Philly fans gear up for game three of their playoff matchup versus the Miami Heat, people have some questions after the game two loss. Can Joel Embiid play? Will Markelle Fultz step up for the second unit? Will the Sixers shooters get back on track? Can the Sixers defense step up again and provide […]Read more "Five things to watch in game 3 of playoff series between Sixers and Heat"
As a rookie, Ben Simmons hasn’t had to handle the burden of being his teams leading scorer. He’s had the luxury of playing with Joel Embiid. At least up until the last five games. When Embiid got knocked out with an orbital bone fracture and possible concussion, Simmons became option number one for the Sixers. […]Read more "Why Sixers superstar Ben Simmons should be your undisputed Rookie of the Year"
Well, Sixers fans, it’s that time of year. WE can sit back and enjoy all of the other teams in the playoffs and get ready to see how we’re going to attack the draft. Speculation on picks, free agents, trades, how much longer the process is going to take. You know the drill. It’s business […]Read more "The NBA playoffs are approaching, move along everyone, there’s nothing to see here in Philly"
Don’t look now Philadelphia, but your 76ers are sitting at a record of 41-30 and in the fourth seed for the playoffs with eleven games to go. I don’t think anyone could have imagined that at the start of the year. As the playoffs get closer, we’re getting a much better picture of the Sixers […]Read more "Six shots: The Sixers are heading towards the playoffs and are only getting hotter"
This Sixers season has been unlike any other and with a potential playoff berth on the horizon, excitement is building around the City of Brotherly Love. But for the Sixers to have any chance of making some postseason noise, there are certain aspects of the team that need tweaking. TurnJovers: Joel Embiid, for all of […]Read more "From turnovers to tempo: A look at what’s hurting the Sixers as playoffs draw near"
Is Joel Embiid hitting the wall as the Sixers get later in to the season? This late in the season isn’t a good time for Joel Embiid to be slowing down. As the Sixers prepare for a possible playoff run, the center has looked a little sluggish at times. Embiid is averaging 31.3 minutes per […]Read more "Five shots: How do the Sixers look at the end of the season?"
Last night was some of the most exciting and then the most disgusting basketball I’ve seenin a very long time. The first quarter of the Sixers/Bucks game was great for Sixers fans. Then the Bucks worked their way back from a huge deficit only to see the Sixers put another one up on them. In […]Read more "Five takeaways from the Sixers rollercoaster loss to Milwaukee"