The 76ers are going into the restarted season as a bit of an unknown entity. With a great home record, but an abysmal away record before the break, they could pull off a surprise or two considering who they are going to be up against. With the restart of the league upon us, the 76ers […]Read more "The Sixers road to the play-offs"
Philadelphia 76ers’ Head Coach shocked the basketball world on Monday when he announced that Ben Simmons has been playing almost exclusively at Power Forward during the Sixers’ return to practice. Not only that, but Brown has been thrilled by the early results. There are so many ripple effects from this move and they’re all things […]Read more "What does a move to Power Forward mean for Ben Simmons"
Just over eight months ago, I wrote up a piece highlighting some “way too early Sixers team awards”. I had the usual ones, Embiid for team MVP, Simmons for best defender, etc. However, towards the end of the article I included a “deserves more minutes” award, and I handed it to then G-League standout Shake […]Read more "The Sixers may have finally found a point guard to hang their hat on"
Heading into the 2019-20 NBA season there was plenty of talk about the Philadelphia 76ers potentially competing for the #1 seed in the Eastern Conference. The team was coming off a seven-game series with the world champion Toronto Raptors, they had spent big in free agency, and Brett Brown was making some brash preseason statements. […]Read more "The stars have aligned for Sixers to claim the 4th seed"
With the hours ticking until the Sixers leave for Orlando, Joel Embiid spoke with the media via Zoom about his expectations of the restart. While he shared his doubts about the logistics of the concept of the bubble, one thing has also been made clear- Joel Embiid is ready to go. Questions have surrounded the […]Read more "Sixers’ Joel Embiid has a chip on his shoulder ahead of NBA playoffs"
As the NBA comes closer to a return we will see the final push for the end of season awards occur as well. It is uncertain how much weight the remaining games in Orlando will carry toward the decisions, but all players will be looking to kick off the rust and play their best as […]Read more "Ben Simmons should be a contender for NBA’s DPOY award"
Well, we’re here. After a rollercoaster ride of drafted talent, it’s time to rank the top 5 draft picks since 2000. In case you’ve missed any of the list so far, don’t worry, we have you covered! #5. Jrue Holiday At just 19 years old, Jrue Holiday was selected with the 17th overall pick in […]Read more "Ranking the Sixers best draft picks since 2000: #5-1"
The Sixers made an addition to their roster last Friday in the way of sharp-shooter Ryan Broekhoff. The former Dallas Maverick will join the Sixers as they aim to make their playoff push but could he stick around longer than this season? Broekhoff 101 You may be unfamiliar with the near 30-year-old Australian, so here’s […]Read more "Could Ryan Broekhoff factor into Sixers’ long-term plans?"
After last season’s heartbreaking loss to the eventual NBA champion Toronto Raptors, the Sixers began the offseason search for a guy that can push them over the edge. This search led them to dishing out a 4-year $109 million dollar to former Celtics big man Al Horford. With the motto of “Run it Back” not […]Read more "The Sixers have a $109 million dollar problem that needs to be solved"
While there’s still eight regular season games left to play before the NBA standings are final, there’s currently a strong chance the Sixers will be squaring off against the Boston Celtics in round one. With Boston in the third seed and Philly holding down the sixth seed, another playoff series between the old rivals seems […]Read more "Previewing the Playoffs: How does Ben Simmons stack up against the Celtics?"