Sixteen straight wins, fifty-two in total. The story of the Philadelphia 76ers and their rise from the ashes of traded players such as Michael Carter-Williams has been absolutely incredible. A new chapter is about to open for the City of Philadelphia, with the Sixers set to make their first playoff berth since the 2011-2012 campaign. […]Read more "“I’m not surprised at all.” Kobe Bryant opens up on overlooked cog in Sixers playoff machine"
As one door closes, another one opens. The NBA playoffs are nearly upon us and would you believe it? The Philadelphia 76ers are about to make some noise. But just how far can they go? Our Sixers tandem examines that and much more in this week’s roundtable. Do you think Joel Embiid will return […]Read more "Sixers Roundtable: Can Philadelphia really make the Eastern Conference Finals?"
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"
Welcome back everyone! We weren’t able to push out a round table piece last week due to some unforeseen circumstances but we are back! We can’t wait for you to read what Tim and I have cooked up this week. Enjoy! What is your opinion of Brett Brown keeping Ben Simmons off the floor […]Read more "Sixers roundtable: Polarizing figures, playoff decisions and late-game lineups"
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"
After months and months of videos showing a broken down shot and warmup footage, #1 overall pick Markelle Fultz stepped onto the court for the Sixers on Monday night. 68 games it took for Fultz and Brett Brown to feel confident with the rookie to re-enter the Sixers rotation but just like all processes with […]Read more "Just when you thought the Sixers couldn’t get any more exciting, a wild Markelle Fultz appears and makes history"
Where have we heard this before? An underdog team playing in the City of Brotherly Love who have learned to never say die and prove every single doubter wrong. Ladies and gentlemen, your Philadelphia 76ers are headed for their first postseason berth since the 2011-2012 season. It’s been a long road and there have been […]Read more "The Sixers have every chance of making some noise in first playoff appearance since 2011-2012"
Welcome everybody to the 76ers Weekly Round Table, presented to you by Tim Sullivan and Yamil Roman. Every Friday we will be discussing all things Sixers. Everything from Markelle Fultz to the upcoming draft, we will cover an array of different topics each Friday. We hope you enjoy what he have to say. Now let’s […]Read more "The Philly Sports Network Weekly Sixers Round Table: Can Philly become a top-4 seed?"
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?"