Every cloud has a silver lining: J.J Redick continues to heat up as Sixers find their identity

The Sixers may have fallen short in London, surrendering a 22-point lead to the Boston Celtics, but one gleaming positive was on show yet again. The form of J.J Redick has only been getting hotter in recent weeks and even 5,000 miles away from home, the veteran sharp-shooter was dominant. Redick was a crucial cog […]

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NBA London Diary: Sixers vs Celtics rivalry is primed to become the NBA’s most exciting once again

One more day. In under 24 hours, the Philadelphia 76ers will square off against the Boston Celtics at the 02 Arena in London. A rivalry that spans decades and has seen more rollercoaster moments than a theme park, the heat has been somewhat lacking from the matchup in recent years. Expect that to change. Fast. […]

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Sixers practice report: It was fun and finesse for Philly, but Kyrie set the court on fire

The second and final day of practice prior to the NBA London game has been and gone. The Celtics once again took to the court first, followed by the Sixers. Media members were only able to catch the first ten minutes or so of Sixers practice, so there wasn’t a lot of observations to make…although […]

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Trevor Booker says this Sixers team is ‘the most promising’ process he’s been a part of

Much has been said about that fateful Jahlil Okafor trade recently, but none of it seemingly surrounding that the Sixers got in return for the once coveted big man and Nik Stauskas. 30-year old Trevor Booker has flown under the radar since being traded to Philadelphia, but his handprints and influence can already be seen […]

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Sixers practice report: Some players get loose after a long flight, others tighten up

The Sixers and Celtics practiced in the heart of London ahead of their clash on Thursday. Both teams used the same facility with the Celtics kicking off proceedings. Here are some quick notes and observations from the day’s action.   SIXERS: Red-eye: J.J Redick was draining just about everything in the shootaround today, garnering the […]

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