Heading into the offseason, the Sixers were seemingly on the verge of falling even further behind in the rising Eastern Conference. With the inflated, regrettable Al Horford contract handicapping their free agency plans, the Sixers would have been lucky to add more than a middling bench option- a far cry from the true playmakers they […]Read more "Morey’s emphasis on analytics is paying early dividends for the Sixers"
The NBA released its preseason schedule today ahead of the upcoming season that’s set for tip off on Tuesday December 22nd. While the different-looking season will feature 72 games for each team, the preseason will only have a minimum of two and a maximum of four. The Sixers will play in a pair of preseason […]Read more "Sixers to face Celtics and Pacers in a pair of presason games"
This offseason has been an incredibly exciting, fruitful one for the Sixers thus far. After being plagued by mismanagement of talent and resources the last few years, the Sixers brought in future Hall of Fame coach Doc Rivers and 2018 NBA Executive of the Year Daryl Morey this winter, further cementing the franchise’s championship aspirations […]Read more "Why the Sixers probably can’t swing a trade for Zach LaVine anymore"
Seth Curry took the stage (via Zoom) to give media members a look into his thoughts after he was shipped to the Sixers for the 36th overall pick and Josh Richardson on draft night. He discussed his long journey to the NBA, all the way from starting his college career at Liberty through the variety […]Read more "Seth Curry opens up on what his role with the Sixers will look like"
With the 21st pick in the draft, the Sixers set their sights on finding a complementary bench piece to help space the floor for Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid. Names like Tyrell Terry, Cole Anthony, or Josh Green seemed linked to the Sixers and each guy showed potential to add value to the team. However, […]Read more "How high is Tyrese Maxey’s ceiling with the Sixers?"
Daryl Morey has yet again made another move. Just moments after yet another debilitating Eagles loss, it was announced that the Sixers and Pistons had made a trade. The Philadelphia 76ers would send over guard Zhaire Smith while the Detroit Pistons would send center Tony Bradley. Neither player is especially proven and the trade makes […]Read more "Smith Out, Bradley In For Sixers After Latest Offseason Deal"
Daryl Morey and the Sixers have made their first splash in free agency signing Dwight Howard. The signing came as quite a surprise especially considering Howard announced earlier that he would be staying in LA with the Lakers. After winning an NBA championship with the Los Angeles Lakers last season one would have thought that […]Read more "BREAKING Sixers Sign Dwight Howard To Backup Embiid"
The release of Norvel Pelle could signal some creative lineups for the Sixers in 2021. According to Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia 76ers have officially waved backup center Norvel Pelle. The move frees up an additional $1.5 million for Daryl Morey to play with this offseason, but does create a glaring hole […]Read more "Release of Norvel Pelle opens up the door for creativity at backup center"
In his first move as the Sixers’ President of Basketball Operations, Daryl Morey made waves in Philadelphia by jettisoning Al Horford from Philly. In a move that shocked many, Horford found himself traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder of all teams. The move is could be considered by many to be a salary dump but […]Read more "What will Danny Green And Terrance Ferguson bring to the Sixers?"
After an explosive draft filled with trades and surprises, the Sixers went big by selecting Paul Reed at pick number 58. Here’s all you need to know. At 6’9, 220 lbs, Reed is a prototypical modern-day big. He’s not ‘big’ by definition, but the DePaul power forward is certainly big in upside. Reed averaged a […]Read more "Instant analysis: Sixers put a cherry on their Draft cake by selecting Paul Reed"