No more than a week ago all was well in “Sixers world”. They had just blown out the best team on national TV, Joel Embiid had arguably the best defensive performance of his career, and head coach Brett Brown was silencing critics left and right with his defensive gameplan. However, two ugly losses later (against […]Read more "Sixers without Embiid ahead of crucial Eastern conference clash"
This past summer, the Sixers invested in a forward coming off a career year split between them, and the Clippers. Back in July, the Philadelphia 76ers gave Tobias Harris the fifth-largest contract in NBA history. His five-year, $180 million deal extension keeps him under team control through 2024, with no player option. Harris has never […]Read more "Philadelphia 76ers’ Tobias Harris is Proving His Worth"
Back on November 8th, the Sixers wrapped up their road trip woes against the Denver Nuggets. After leading by as many as 21 points in that game. However, Nikola Jokic led the charge to a Nuggets walk-off win. The Sixers played that game without Ben Simmons, and are expected to not have Josh Richardson for […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Philadelphia 76ers Plan to Avenge painful Loss Against Denver Nuggets"
The 76ers have now fallen to 11-6 on the year, firmly placing themselves at the “5th seed”. For a team that has championship aspirations, this is obviously not where people expected them to be. Although early in the season, the secret is seemingly out. This Philadelphia 76ers team is flawed. While we could sit here […]Read more "Early Trade Targets for the 76ers"
After a dominant, well-rounded team performance Saturday night against the Heat, the Philadelphia 76ers (11-5) travel to Toronto to face the Raptors (11-4). Monday’s opening tip-off will be at 7:30 p.m. EST. Coverage will begin at 7 p.m. on NBC Sports Philadelphia. Radio coverage will be on 97.5 The Fanatic. The Sixers and Raptors are […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Sixers Seek Revenge Against Toronto"
Tobias Harris has missed his last 23 three-point shot attempts. Yes, you read that correctly. Twenty-three. This horrific stretch of shooting for the small forward includes an 0-11 night from beyond the arc against the Cavs, along with an 0-3 performance in the 76ers loss against the Magic. The Sixers front office invested a TON […]Read more "What’s up with Tobi? Analyzing Tobias Harris’ slow start for the 76ers"
The Philadelphia 76ers (5-2) will look to avoid a three-game West coast sweep while facing the Denver Nuggets (5-2). The game will tip-off at 9 p.m. EST, with coverage beginning at 8:30 p.m. on NBC Sports Philadelphia. Radio coverage will be on 97.5 The Fanatic. The Ben Simmons-less Sixers are five-point underdogs with an over/under […]Read more "The Tip-Off: 76ers looking to avoid three straight losses without Simmons"
Philadelphia 76ers rookie Matisse Thybulle has had a very impressive preseason. He’s not only looked like one of the more NBA-ready rookies from his class but he’s looked like one of the best defenders in the entire league. Thybulle averaged 2.6 steals and 1.4 blocks through 5 preseason appearances. He was the only guard to […]Read more "Matisse Thybulle could be the Sixers’ Tayshaun Prince"
It was nearly 18 years ago that these two teams last met in a game 7 and here they are once again. Back then, the 76ers had The Answer for Vince Carter and his Raptors but now have they figured out The Process in defeating Kawhi and these Raptors? Game 6 was everything Sixers’ fans […]Read more "Sixers stomp out Raptors in game 6, now it’s Philly vs the world once more"
Last night, two Sixers teammates made their presence known at the Olympic games. There’s been plenty of excitement surrounding the former 2014 first-round pick Dario Saric and experienced Point Guard Sergio Rodriguez..but last night they were on opposing teams in a thrilling contest. Croatia eventually went on to upset Spain, winning 72-70. But how did the Sixers […]Read more "Grading the Olympic performances of Dario Saric and Sergio Rodriguez: Game one"