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"
Turnovers have plagued the Sixers for what feels like an eternity. They’re like ‘sloppy joes’ when it comes to taking care of the ball. The only difference between them and ‘sloppy joes’ is that the Sixers tend to leave a bad taste in your mouth. The team’s ceiling is capped as long as turnovers remain […]Read more "Why are the Sixers still being haunted by turnovers?"
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"
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"
Last night, the Sixers failed to capitalize on a fourth quarter comeback against the Grizzlies. Tobias Harris stepped out of bounds while attempting to tie the game with the shot clock unplugged. This game ending moment added another turnover to the Sixers’ horrid 23 total in the contest. The Sixers, who will still be without […]Read more "Sixers Travel to OKC to Take on the Horford-less Thunder"
The Sixers look like an incredibly well-rounded team early in the season. The team’s depth though is still in question. Not in quantity nor in quality for that matter. The true issue is at one particular position. Led by Shake Milton, the Sixers have some young guards who are extremely versatile but they are also […]Read more "Could The Sixers Look To Bring Back Ersan Ilyasova?"
After back-to-back victories over the Heat, the Sixers return to the court to take on the Memphis Grizzlies for the first time this season. The Grizzlies have had a disappointing start to the season sitting at 10th in the Western Conference with a record of 5-6. The Grizzlies play a much slower pace than the […]Read more "Sixers, Without Embiid, Look To Continue Their Win Streak vs. Grizzlies"
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"
The Sixers are back at it again tonight in the second of two games against the Miami Heat. According to the initial NBA Injury Report, the Sixers had four names upgraded to probable ahead of tonight’s game. Tobias Harris, Shake Milton, Matisse Thybulle, and Terrence Ferguson were all listed as probable and even if only […]Read more "Have the stars aligned for the Sixers to beat the Heat again?"
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"