The Sixers lost their season opener in the same way that they lost in last years playoffs. Poor shooting, turnovers and poor communication. So what went right and what went wrong? Ben Simmons picked up where he left off last year Finishing with 19 points, 15 rebounds, 8 assists and 4 steals, Simmons seemed […]Read more "Sixers started this season as they finished the last and that’s not a good thing"
NBA Basketball is finally back! The Sixers got the chance to kick off the 2018-19 season against the Boston Celtics. The Celtics were victorious and defeated the Sixers 105-87 and showed why they are the team to beat in the East. Between the Celtics’ star-studded starting lineup and their incredible depth coming off the bench, […]Read more "Five takeaways from the Sixers season opener"
When New Orleans Pelicans’ franchise star Anthony Davis switched agents and decided to be represented by Rich Paul of Klutch Sports, there was much speculation about a possible change in scenery in the near future. Many believe that Anthony Davis could request a trade sometime next season if the Pelicans don’t live up to expectations. […]Read more "What the reported interest from Anthony Davis means for the Sixers"
Why, as Sixers fans, is there constant criticism of this current team? I don’t understand it. They’ve been a lower to mid-level franchise since the 2002 season. While “The Process” has drawn the battle lines between fans, we can all agree that this is the most exciting time in Philadelphia basketball in close to twenty […]Read more "Eight reasons why Sixers fans should be excited ahead of the new NBA season"
Well, Sixers fans, the team is back and gearing up for the 2018-19 NBA Season. While there are no “big name” free agent signees, the Sixers are an improved team and are looking at making the NBA Finals this year out of the Eastern Conference. Joel Embiid is healthy and motivated. Questions lingered all […]Read more "Sixers notebook: Despite a quiet offseason, this young team is better than before"
We’re getting close Sixers fans. Sixers training camp starts Friday, September 21, 2018 with a media day, followed by three days of practice and then the annual Blue-White game on September 25th. As, I’m sure, everyone is getting excited about the upcoming season, there are still a lot of questions regarding the team and how […]Read more "Eight thoughts on the future of the Sixers: It’s time to get onboard before Philly shocks the world"
The Utah Jazz are playing on Christmas Day for the first time since 1997. The Milwaukee Bucks will be playing in their first Christmas game since 1977. The Philadelphia 76ers will be on national television twice during the NBA opening week and will also play on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Chicago Bulls will […]Read more "Where do Simmons and Embiid rank among the NBA’s young stars?"
The 76ers desperately want to get rid of Jerryd Bayless’ contract before the season starts. He is owed nearly $8.6 million this upcoming season. The team was reportedly considering a buyout until rumors started swirling that they were trying to trade him to the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for veteran shooter and former Sixer, Kyle […]Read more "Three trade scenarios that see the Sixers shifting the heavy contract of Jerryd Bayless"
The 76ers took a gamble when they traded Mikal Bridges to the Suns in exchange for Zhaire Smith. Bridges was a proven player, having won 2 NCAA Championships with Villanova and posting 17.7 points and 5.3 rebounds in his final year with the team. Despite his accomplishments, the team decided to go with Zhaire Smith, […]Read more "Can Zhaire Smith become a star for the 76ers?"
The Philadelphia 76ers are still searching for a new General Manager. Despite Brett Brown doing a graceful job of maneuvering through the offseason, he has made it known that he has no intentions of keeping the title long term. The Sixers have reportedly been aggressive in searching for a new GM. According to Marc Stein […]Read more "The perfect candidate for Sixers GM job is a true ‘hidden gem’"