It was a hard-fought game against the Warriors, but the Sixers came up short in the end. Revisiting the good, bad, and ugly from the game. Joel Embiid shined, then faltered, meanwhile Steph Curry took the Sixers’ defense for a 49 point ride. It was quite the night for the Sixers that just, unfortunately, resulted […]Read more "The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly In The Sixers Loss Versus Warriors"
Philadelphia 76ers’ star center Joel Embiid says he should be the NBA’s defensive player of the year. Is he right? Does he have a case? The top of discussion for many Sixers fans so far has been if Joel Embiid is deserving to win the MVP award this season. While Embiid has that on his […]Read more "Joel Embiid: “I want to be DPOY, I should be DPOY”"
A 39-point performance from Joel Embiid helped the Sixers to cruise past the Nets in a potential Eastern Conference Finals preview. It may not have been the Eastern Conference Finals Preview that was expected, but the Sixers took on the Nets for the third time this season. Despite being without James Harden and Kevin Durant, the Brooklyn […]Read more "Joel Embiid Dominates As Sixers Hold-On Against The Nets"
The Sixers find themselves back in the win column after quieting the Oklahoma City Thunder thanks to Furkan Korkmaz’s big game. Just a shellacking of a game tonight as Joel Embiid put up an impressive 27 points in 27 minutes. It wasn’t the most surprising game in terms of the end result, but that doesn’t […]Read more "Sixers Silence Thunder Behind Korkmaz’s Big Night"
Despite playing against a shorthanded opponent, the Sixers were unable to rise to the occasion against Zion Williamson and the Pelicans. Where It Went Wrong Zion exploded for close to 40 points, while both Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid really struggled to ever find their footing. Embiid was particularly off his game tonight, as he finished with a measly […]Read more "Sixers fail to take care of business on the road, lose to the Pelicans"
Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers are on the road and down in the birthplace of jazz to face off against the New Orleans…Pelicans. Ill-fitting names aside, the matchup will be a fun one as the team is welcomed by the ever buoyant Zion Williamson. The Pelicans aren’t at full strength, but even with that being the case, […]Read more "Philadelphia 76ers Headed to the Big Easy To Play Zion"
The Celtics were predictably no match for Joel Embiid and the Sixers as the big man dominated en route to a 50 point outburst. What started as a tightly contested game quickly moved in the Sixers’ favor as a combination of turnovers and foul trouble plagued the Celtics. Joel Embiid led the effort forcing many […]Read more "Sixers Crush the Celtics Thanks to Embiid’s Massive Performance"
76ers star Joel Embiid returns to the lineup tonight as the team is set to take on Karl Anthony-Towns and the Minnesota Timberwolves. After missing the last ten games with a bone bruise, Joel Embiid is finally returning to the Sixers lineup. In that time, the team managed a respectable 7-3 record, but their star big […]Read more "76ers Take On The Timberwolves In Joel Embiid’s Return"
Dwight Howard was an excellent signing this offseason. For just the cost of the veteran’s minimum ($2.56 million), the Sixers acquired an eight-time all-star and three-time DPOY who has completely resurrected his career as a backup big man. By all accounts, Howard has been a positive voice in the locker room and helped foster the […]Read more "Why Sixers cannot rely on Dwight Howard as their sole Big off the bench"
A fairytale run came to a heartbreaking end on Thursday as the Delaware Blue Coats fell short of the mark against the Lakeland Magic in the G-League Championship in a 97-78 loss. Prior to this season, the Blue Coats had never so much as made the G-League playoffs. But a swift organizational culture change has […]Read more "Blue Coats fall short of a fairytale ending but the story isn’t over yet"