When it was announced that Ben Simmons had partially dislocated his kneecap, a lot of people were quick to write off the Philadelphia 76ers season as a complete bust. Simmons had unequivocally been the Sixers best overall player throughout the regular season, and losing him for any extended period of time is a crushing blow […]Read more "Replacing Simmons is impossible, but Alec Burks is going to try"
The Sixers eked out another win Friday night, this time at the expense of the Orlando Magic. There was some concern before the game as the Sixers would be without Ben Simmons and will continue to be for multiple weeks to come. The Sixers could have easily folded and it would not have been exactly […]Read more "Burks & Horford step up to lead Sixers past Orlando Magic"
After nearly five months of not having a meaningful game, the Sixers have reminded their fans of just how up and down they can be. After Brett Brown and his team allowed TJ Warren to drop 53 points in a loss against Indiana, they did bounce back. To follow up that painful game, the Sixers […]Read more "76ers look to avoid trap game against Magic"
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"
During the Philadelphia 76ers win over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night, starting guard/forward Ben Simmons left the game relatively early due to what looked like a knee injury. With speculation swirling all over social media regarding what the injury could be, we received some clarification from ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. “Subluxation of the left knee […]Read more "Instant analysis: Ben Simmons out for the foreseeable future with knee injury"
After months of being hyped up as the Philadelphia 76ers long sought after “savior”, Shake Milton saw his first time starting in the new-look Sixers lineup met with a resounding thud. He scored zero points, recorded five personal fouls, and only shot the ball once. Shake was also involved in a quite public sideline spat […]Read more "The legend of Shake Milton continues to grow"
2 words: Deep Breath. The Sixers added one to the win column as they outlasted the Spurs by a score of 132-130. However, one of the many concerns coming into the game proved very relevant and it took a gutsy game-winning 3-pointer from Shake Milton to put closure on the night. The Sixers were better […]Read more "Positives and negatives from Sixers’ win against the Spurs"
The Sixers kicked off their Orlando bubble regular season with a pitiful display of defense on Saturday night. Despite Joel Embiid pouring in 41 points and 21 rebounds, the team allowed TJ Warren of all people to drop a career-high 53 points en route to 127-121 victory (check out the full game recap: HERE). The […]Read more "Why Joel Embiid’s and Shake Milton’s spat is actually good for the Sixers"
The Sixers played their first game of meaningful basketball in almost five months Saturday night against the Indiana Pacers. Many went into this game thinking the Sixers had it in the bag. After all, the Pacers were missing All-Star big Domantas Sabonis, free-agent acquisition Malcolm Brogdon, and star Victor Oladipo has yet to fully recover […]Read more "What we Learned from the Sixers’ Embarrassing Loss Against the Pacers"
It was only a matter of a time. From the moment that I saw Trey Burke had signed with the Dallas Mavericks for the NBA’s restart, I knew there would be at least one random game where all of “Sixers Twitter” set themselves ablaze with Burke-obsessed rage. During last night’s Rockets-Mavs game, that’s exactly what […]Read more "Sixers fans, please stop overhyping Trey Burke"