Ben Simmons is an astounding athlete. At 6’10” (Coach Brett Brown claims him to be closer to 7’0”), 240 pounds, he has established himself as one of the leagues premier facilitators in the NBA at the young age of 23 and he’s also an unforgiving defender as he was ranked second among point guards in […]Read more "How should Sixers fans really feel About the Ben Simmons hype videos?"
For all of the nonsense of the past year in the world of the Philadelphia 76ers, it was a shame to watch it come down to Kawhi Leonards last second, buzzer beater, bouncing around the rim and finally dropping in to send the Sixers home, again. As disheartening as the loss was and I’m sure […]Read more "How the Sixers can finally complete ‘The Process’"
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"
As time wound down at Wells Fargo Center on Friday night, Sixers center Joel Embiid stepped to the line to help finish off the Utah Jazz and improve the Sixers record to 10-7. As the Cameroonian 7-footer knocked down both of his free-throws, echoes of the chant “MVP! MVP!” sounded throughout the center. And, for […]Read more "Sixers center Joel Embiid is having an MVP level season (which is INSANE)"
When the Sixers picked up their options on the rookie contracts of Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz, and Dario Saric, they opted not to do so with the Furkan Korkmaz. Korkmaz, drafted 26th overall in the 2016 draft, has not played a role in the team’s first season and a half, and this move made it […]Read more "Furkan Korkmaz makes a statement in Sixers win over Heat"
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"
The Sixers finally look ready to attack the upcoming NBA season. From the drafting of Ben Simmons to the long awaited arrival of Dario Saric, it’s a new era in Philadelphia. But there are still some questions over how the starting five is going to look come opening night. Projected Starting Lineup: PG Ben Simmons […]Read more "Trading for Zach LaVine could be the final piece of the Sixers starting lineup puzzle"
Almost a week has passed since the beginning of free agency and while the Sixers have made some moves, they may not exactly be the moves that will excite a fan base that has been hopelessly waiting for their team’s resurrection for what feels like 20 years. When Hinkie took over in 2012, he had […]Read more "A strategic free agency highlights new process for Sixers"
Jahlil Okafor is not Tim Duncan. And he will probably never be the centerpiece of a championship team. But on the other hand he is not his distant relative, Emeka Okafor. He is likely to fall somewhere in the middle where he could end up with some awards when it is all said and done. […]Read more "The Sixers would be crazy to trade Jahlil Okafor"
Well the ping-pong balls finally fell the Sixers way and after a successful draft lottery the 76ers are sitting at the top looking down at the other 29 teams (Do we thank Hinkie for this?). The other things they’ll be looking at over the next 30 plus days are the top two prospects in this […]Read more "Are the Sixers closer to competing than we think?"