The Philadelphia 76ers are in a so-far so-good situation this season. The team’s record does not quite reflect where they expected to be, but there are many bright spots nonetheless. Aside from a couple of rough games against the Raptors, Joel Embiid is having another All-NBA caliber season. Ben Simmons’ stats are down, but he […]Read more "Building the Sixers Bench Through Free Agency"
Coming off a dismantling of the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Sixers set their sights on the Toronto Raptors. The last time the teams met, the Raptors claimed a narrow victory. The game was infamous for Joel Embiid as for the first time in either his collegiate or professional career, he scored a total of zero points. […]Read more "Game preview: Sixers seek revenge against Raptors"
The Sixers traveled down to Washington for a match-up against the struggling Wizards. Philadelphia managed to spoil Embiid’s first 20-20 game of the season. In this game, Tobias Harris also scored 33 points and Ben Simmons had a double-double with 17 points and 10 assists. Leaving Washington with yet another road loss, the Sixers dropped […]Read more "Sixers lose in Embiid vs Simmons turnover contest"
The Sixers managed to win their 10th game in a row at home tonight against the Utah Jazz. With this win, the Sixers finish the two-game season series with a split. The game was a mix of good, bad, and ugly but the Sixers managed to get the win which is what matters most. The […]Read more "Harris and Company Silence Jazz to Stay Perfect at Home"
My father always had the same two sayings when watching the Sixers. He’d say “Basketball is a game of runs”, or “Remember, ebb and flow” (referring to the rhythmic back and forth nature of the game). Far too often, we are witnessing the Sixers fall victim to the “ebbs” of basketball or being on the […]Read more "Diagnosing the Sixers’ struggles: Joel Embiid"
With a perfect start at home this season, the Sixers have certainly impressed in front of the home crowd. That perfect streak has a chance to move to 10-0 tonight when the Utah Jazz come to town. The Sixers and Jazz have already met this season in a thrilling game that saw the Sixers fall […]Read more "Sixers aim to continue perfect home record vs Jazz"
After a win against the New York Knicks, the Sixers will try to keep their home winning streak alive. While 13-6 on the year, the Sixers are currently 8-0 at home. The Sixers are one of four undefeated teams at home in the eastern conference. Know your enemy Coming to town are the 12-6 Indiana […]Read more "Sixers aiming to overthrow Pacers and stay perfect at home"
With another disappointing game against the Toronto Raptors in the books, the Sixers will try to get back on track when the Sacramento Kings come to town. Joel Embiid in particular needs a bounce-back game as his zero-point performance against the Raptors quickly became a national story. Know your enemy Sacramento is a team currently […]Read more "Sixers look to stop bleeding against Kings"
Let the win streak continue Coming off a historic win where Ben Simmons hit his very first regular-season three-pointer, the Sixers look to continue their win streak against the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs are on track to miss the playoffs for the first time since 1997. The frustration is sure to be mounting and […]Read more "What you need to know ahead of Sixers vs Spurs"
On Friday, the Sixers once again played down to their opponent and lost to the OKC Thunder. This team is thoroughly frustrating, they can’t seem to get out of their own way. The Stars haven’t progressed and the big-time additions (Tobias Harris) haven’t shown to be the best fit. The Sixers are currently 7-5 and […]Read more "Reeling Sixers hope to bounce back against Cavaliers"