The Sixers began training camp on Sunday and were immediately greeted with three positive COVID-19 tests. Sixers’ rookie Tyrese Maxey, fan-favorite Mike Scott, and an unnamed player are the afflicted. All three are not with the team until they clear the league’s COVID protocols. Players who test positive must undergo a cool-down period of 10 […]Read more "Tyrese Maxey, Mike Scott, Test Positive for COVID"
The NBA draft is around 3 weeks away and teams across the league, including the Sixers, will be looking at every little detail as they get ready to sit and draft the next generation of NBA players. This year’s draft will be interesting, given it’ll take place during the COVID pandemic, and whether that hurts […]Read more "Five second-round prospects the Sixers need to consider"
The Sixers shocked the basketball world when it was announced that Daryl Morey would be joining their front office as president of basketball operations. Morey is one of the most respected and successful executives around the league. It is well known that the Sixers have been trying to poach Morey from the Rockets for years. […]Read more "Could Daryl Morey make a big splash to land the Sixers a third star?"
The Sixers have made a multitude of changes to their coaching staff and front office since the offseason began. Doc Rivers came in after Brett Brown’s departure and with him came several high-profile coaches such as Sam Cassell, Dave Joerger, and Dan Burke. Daryl Morey will be joining Elton Brand and company in the front […]Read more "Sixers new leadership should scare the rest of the league"
While the additions of Daryl Morey and Doc Rivers may (rightfully) hog the headlines, the Sixers also added former Clippers assistant Sam Cassell to the coaching staff. He may not have the same name value as these other two, but Cassell has a chance to make an immediate impact on the current roster. Sam Cassell […]Read more "Getting to Know Sixers New Assistant Coach Sam Cassell"
Not long after the Sixers hired Daryl Morey as their President of Basketball Operations, a trade rumor involving the team popped up. In a now-deleted tweet, Kyle Cohen suggested a rumor that the Dallas Mavericks are reportedly interested in Tobias Harris. While that rumor has already been shot down by the alleged source, the possibility […]Read more "Are The Dallas Mavericks Looking To Reunite Tobi And Bobi?"
The Sixers just keep on rolling. Shortly after the team brought in Daryl Morey as the new President of Basketball Operations, it was also reported that they added two high-quality assistant coaches. Sixers Add A Defensive Guru The first was former Indiana Pacers assistant coach Dan Burke. Burke has been with the Pacers for an […]Read more "Sixers make two stellar additions to their new-look coaching staff"
The Sixers continue to make moves this offseason and finally seem to have the team’s future in mind. Recently, the Sixers have boasted a front office that can only be described as more than dysfunctional. This has been the case since the league murdered Sam Hinkie in what can only be described as a witch […]Read more "Sixers Will Hire Daryl Morey To Oversee Basketball Operations"
The Sixers’ Need For Shooters If you were to poll any assortment of Sixers’ fans about the Sixers’ needs the most common answer would, shooting. When your two best players are a Center and a non-shooting “basketball player” you need to surround them with as much shooting as possible. The Sixers have an opportunity to […]Read more "Sixers Mock Draft 3.0: The One With The Shooters"
Doc Rivers made his first major addition to the Sixers organization by hiring Dave Joerger as an assistant coach. Joerger is a very talented X’s and O’s coach, especially on the defensive end. He has a solid resume and should complement Doc Rivers very well in what will turn out to be an extremely impactful […]Read more "Does Joerger’s arrival hurt the Sixers’ chances at landing Buddy Hield?"