The 2020 Sixers have lived a good life. They won 43 games, survived a pandemic, played in the only ever NBA bubble, and were given the 6th seed of the playoffs. It was a knee surgery to Ben Simmons and being exposed for having a poorly constructed roster that ultimately caused their demise. They will […]Read more "A Eulogy to the Sixers Season: What we learned in loss to Celtics"
The Sixers began the first round of the playoffs tonight against the hated Boston Celtics. This game has been long awaited for many reasons, one being what Philadelphia would look like without star Ben Simmons. The early results were promising but the Sixers were unable to hold game one. One of the keys to the […]Read more "Takeaways from Sixers Depressing Game One Loss Against Celtics"
Tobias Harris silences the doubters. From the very moment Tobias Harris inked that $180 million contract, the criticisms have poured down left and right on the Sixers forward. Anytime he misses a shot, Twitter is flooded with calls of “overpaid” and “overrated”. For the most part, Harris has been exactly what the Sixers paid for, […]Read more "Sixers vs Celtics: Five bold predictions for the first round of the playoffs"
The Sixers finished the regular season on a high note shooting the lights out against the Houston Rockets. While the game did not affect their playoff position, it was a great opportunity to work out some issues before the playoffs. What We Learned How Serious is GR3’s Injury? Glenn Robinson III missed Friday night’s game […]Read more "What We Learned from Sixers Shooting Bonanza Against Rockets"
For the most part, the Orlando bubble has been quite the disaster for the Sixers. Ben Simmons suffered what’s likely to be a season-ending injury, Joel Embiid has already hurt both his ankle and his hand, and TJ Warren hung a 50-piece on Philly’s defense. However, amidst all the chaos and lackluster performances, one tiny […]Read more "Sixers will officially have a 2020 first-round pick thanks to Mike Muscala"
The Sixers just can’t catch a break. After losing to the Phoenix Suns (granted without their starters) the team suffered a stunning collapse against the Toronto Raptors. Additionally, Joel Embiid left the game halfway through with a wrist injury after Marc Gasol clubbed him on a no-call. Thankfully, the Xrays were negative and his absence […]Read more "Takeaways from Sixers Stunning Collapse Against Raptors"
In a game that the Sixers had no business being competitive in, the Sixers’ bench showed some guts against the undefeated Phoenix Suns. Unsurprisingly, defense was not the focus of this game for either team but it was a chance for players to earn time in the playoffs. While they may have lost and the […]Read more "What We Learned From Sixers Gutsy Loss Against Suns"
The Sixers narrowly escaped a cataclysmic ending against the Washington Wizards. In a game that was supposed to be a cake-walk, the Sixers struggled more than they should have and showed that they may not yet be ready for the playoffs ahead especially after their most recent injury. A Substantial Loss Bigger than the game […]Read more "What we learned in Sixers’ topsy-turvy win over Wizards"
Following an emphatic win on the road no more than 24 hours earlier, the Philadelphia 76ers were able to stay on course and knock off a feisty Pelicans squad 116-109. Last night’s contest against the Pels’ was the definition of a “trap game”. The 76ers had just come off an emotional war up in Boston, […]Read more "Game Recap: Sixers’ “Big Three” dominate at home"