Just like in game one, the atmosphere was electric in the Wells Fargo Center, however last night’s performance was anything but. The Sixers slipped to a ten point defeat in game two of their playoff series against the Miami Heat, but it could’ve been much worse. When we look at the reason’s for the loss, […]Read more "How a vote of confidence from Brett Brown could push Sixers to a game 3 win over the Heat"
The Wells Fargo Center wasn’t just the venue for the Sixers first playoff game since 2012. It was the epicenter of a journey spanning the last five years. Gone are the days where the stadium sits half-filled in near-silence. Packed to the rafters and with the very ground shaking throughout the night, the Sixers home […]Read more "Energy, pace and selflessness: Five takeaways from the Sixers first playoff win since 2012"
WE HAVE A NAME! Tyler Zulli jumps into the world of Philadelphia sports under a new banner, the ‘Trust the podcast”. This week, it’s all about the Eagles heading into their biggest game in the last 10 years, a Super Bowl 52 clash against the Patriots. Mix in some Phillies talk and what we have […]Read more "Trust the podcast EP 1: Can the Eagles defy the odds to win their first ever Super Bowl trophy?"
The Philadelphia 76ers are 7-3 in their last 10 games and are the 8th seed in the Eastern Conference. The team’s success this month could be credited to Ben Simmons’ new found aggressiveness and Joel Embiid’s stellar performances. However, let’s not overlook T.J. McConnell, who has been a workhorse during his entire tenure with the […]Read more "Sixers underdog T.J. McConnell is the hero we didn’t know we needed"
Although the Sixers finished with a lackluster record last season, there was still plenty to be encouraged about. Saric finally came stateside, Covington established himself as one of the premier perimeter defenders, and Embiid captivated the entire city of Philadelphia with his stellar performance. Heading into this season there are even more reasons to be excited- […]Read more "Projecting the Sixers Ceiling and Floor for the 2017-18 Season"
Joel Hans Embiid got paid! The Philadelphia 76ers and Joel Embiid agreed to a 5-year, $148 million dollar contract extension. The extension comes with some salary cap protection for the team if Embiid isn’t able to play for an extended period of time. Embiid’s salary next season, $25.3 million dollars, will be the third highest […]Read more "What Joel Embiid’s monster contract extension means for the Sixers"
Markelle Fultz is more than advertised. A smooth shooter with dynamic all-around skills, in his freshman year he played on a bad Washington team. Still, he showed why he was above all the rest no one could stop him; he was always easily the best player on the court against any prospect. Fultz scored 25 […]Read more "Predicting the rookie season stat-line for Sixers first overall pick Markelle Fultz"
Last season, Joel Embiid brought back excitement that 76ers fans haven’t seen since Allen Iverson stepped on the floor. Not only does he embrace the young culture but the culture loves Embiid. Embiid has rapidly become a Philly fan favorite and nearly made the all-star team in a sensational rookie campaign that was cut short. […]Read more "Projecting the second season stat line of Sixers sensation Joel Embiid"
For the second consecutive season, the Sixers will be begin their season as part of ESPN’s coverage of opening week. The Sixers will travel to Washington to take on the John Wall and the Wizards on Wednesday, October 17 on ESPN. The Sixers are also scheduled to take on the Knicks at the world’s most famous […]Read more "As more and more of NBA schedule reveals, Sixers are gaining national recognition"
Ben Simmons set the Sixers nation on fire when he sent a cryptic tweet to LeBron James. Speculations and images of LeBron with J.J Redick, Markelle Fultz, Ben Simmons began to flood social media. News of LeBron’s frustration with the Cleveland Cavaliers organization has been publicized and the only team he has been linked to […]Read more "LeBron James needs to build a dynasty to beat the Warriors, are the Sixers his perfect fit?"