Wednesday night your Philadelphia 76ers opened the 2019-20 season against heated rival the Boston Celtics. Two franchises flush with history, tonight’s game was extra important to one of the Sixers’ new stars, Al Horford. Horford spent the past three years playing for the Boston Celtics before signing with the Sixers this offseason. For those who […]Read more "Sixers kickstart the new season in explosive fashion"
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"
(Disclaimer: This is more of an opinion style piece. All hot takes belong to me and are definitely encouraged to be debated.) Matisse Thybulle That’s it. That’s the whole article. All jokes aside, in a game without Ben Simmons and Al Horford, the Sixers were still able to secure a captivating 106-86 win over the […]Read more "What we learned in Sixers’ preseason win over Pistons"
If you watch Matisse Thybulle’s game, you’ll notice just how important defense is to him. He is a defender through and through and that’s what he hangs his hat on. Like most quality defenders, Thybulle worked tirelessly to become the stopper that he is. Named after artist Henri Matisse, Thybulle was born on March 4th, […]Read more "Sixers’ rookie Matisse Thybulle is poised to become dominant on defense"