After taking the league by storm last season, Shake Milton has grown into one of the most pleasant surprises in recent Sixers history. The former 54th overall pick has played just 71 total NBA games in his career, yet he has already established himself as a key part of the future of the team. Milton, […]Read more "Shake Milton continues to be an X-Factor for the Sixers"
Ben Simmons has been through some tough times in Philadelphia since he was drafted by the Sixers back in 2016. There’s been a lot of pressure from fans and NBA experts alike on Simmons to be the driving force of the team and the guy who takes them (alongside fellow star Joel Embiid) to glory. […]Read more "Ben Simmons faced with the most important stretch of his young career"
Morey’s Sixers party isn’t over yet The Sixers look to be in a pretty comfortable position but that doesn’t mean the team can’t improve. Thankfully, when Daryl Morey banished Al Horford Oklahoma City, he created an $8.2 million trade exception by doing so. Trade exceptions allow teams to trade for one or more players without trading any of their […]Read more "Five More Trade Exception Targets The Sixers Should Pursue"
The Sixers are continuing to battle against the COVID-19 virus and its impact on the NBA season. Last night’s game against the Thunder was cancelled as the team didn’t have enough players, and they spent most of last week short-handed. However, very cloud has a silver lining and the recent lack of depth has given […]Read more "There is a silver lining for the Sixers after a week of COVID setbacks"
According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the Sixers will be unable to play in tonight’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder due to ongoing contact tracing. This is the first Sixers game to be postponed in light of contact tracing, despite the team being massively shorthanded after Seth Curry’s COVID-19 diagnosis left the team in a vulnerable […]Read more "Sixers vs Thunder postponed due to contact tracing results"
Sixers couldn’t complete their comeback, falling to the Grizzlies by a score of 106-104. Entering the contest without their superstar big man (Embiid was out due to knee treatment/load management), the Sixers came out looking super flat against a Memphis Grizzlies squad that was seeing last year’s Rookie of the Year winner, Ja Morant, return […]Read more "Embiid-less Sixers fail to rally past Grizzlies in heroic comeback attempt"
From the start of “The Process” there was one clear goal- bring a championship to Philadelphia. It has been nearly 8 years since Sam Hinkie was first given the reigns as the Sixers GM and this mission was put in place. This organization has come a long way from the dark days of winning 10 […]Read more "Should The Sixers Be In Win Now Mode?"
The Sixers cruised to their second straight win over Miami on Thursday. After a Wednesday afternoon that was filled with trade rumors galore, the Sixers had to gather themselves for another showdown with the Miami Heat one day later. The Sixers finally got some reinforcements in the way of Tobias Harris, Shake Milton, and Matisse […]Read more "Shake Milton’s 31 points guide Sixers to easy blowout win"
Joel Embiid has asserted himself as one of, if not the best big man in the NBA this season. Starting with his 29 point eruption in the season opener against Washington, Embiid has done little in the way of slowing down since then. Through ten games, the talented center ranks in the top ten league-wide […]Read more "Why Joel Embiid is rapidly becoming an early MVP candidate"
The Sixers didn’t win the Harden lottery, as Brooklyn Nets are finalizing a deal to acquire James Harden. Following James Harden‘s postgame comments last night, it became increasingly clear that the superstar guard was going to be moved sometime in the near future. The Rockets opted to hold James Harden out of today’s practice, and […]Read more "Instant analysis: Sixers fail to capitalize on James Harden sweepstakes"