Back in November, the Philadelphia 76ers had their first draft led by Daryl Morey. In doing so, he quickly reshaped the team. After a couple of trades, the Sixers suddenly found some savvy veterans on their roster. Soon after, Morey and the Sixers also seemed to have found some diamonds in the rough. Tyrese Maxey […]Read more "76ers’ Rookie Paul Reed Is Exceeding Expectations With the Blue Coats"
Sixers host the reigning champs tonight. After a pretty underwhelming (albeit Embiid-less) loss to the Detroit Pistons on Monday night, the Sixers get to quickly turnaround and host the defending NBA champions tonight. The Western Conference-leading LA Lakers sit at a commanding 14-4, showing no signs of a “Finals hangover” this far. Here’s what you […]Read more "3 key things to watch for during Sixers-Lakers showdown"
Ben Simmons has consistently made headlines in the basketball world since his early teenage years. Before Zion Williamson, Simmons was the latest young player to be placed on the impossible pedestal of the next NBA superstar. He was the consensus #1 player in his class from the time rankings began and his stock only rose […]Read more "Ben Simmons will take the Sixers as far as they allow him to"
As the Sixers sit prettily at the top of the Eastern Conference, many have been quick to compliment the dominance of Joel Embiid. However, if we’ve learned anything over the last two games, it’s that Tobias Harris also deserves a round of applause. When it was announced that Doc Rivers would be the man to […]Read more "Tobias Harris is thriving under new offensive structure"
Joel Embiid continued his push for MVP as the Sixers sweep the Celtics in their first two meetings of the season. Ah, Sixers’ basketball is fun again. In the latter half of the NBA’s new style of a “home and home,” the Sixers sent the Celtics out of Philly with their second consecutive win against […]Read more "Embiid Shines Again as Sixers Stave Off Brown’s Career Night"
After defeating the Celtics in the first leg of the back-to-back the rivals are back at it tonight. Led by a 42 point performance from Joel Embiid, the Sixers were able to secure a victory by a score of 117-109. There is no time for the team to rest on their laurels and here are […]Read more "Three things Sixers fans should watch in Celtics rematch"
The Sixers are currently sitting in first place in the Eastern Conference at 10-5. They’ve had some uneven games, and the COVID protocols have definitely affected the team as they’ve had to play undermanned a few times. All things considered, first place is a very good place to be in through the first quarter of […]Read more "Quarterly report card: Are the Sixers becoming a Beast in the East?"
Ben Simmons has had sky-high expectations for his time on the basketball court since he was a teenager. Hype videos surfaced of him taking the ball coast-to-coast and dunking in a way that should be impossible for a guy his size. This, of course, made those videos go viral for years. Simmons was given the […]Read more "Is There a Deeper Cause of Ben Simmons’ Recent Struggles?"
Yet another MVP night for the Sixers big man. Following a frustrating loss at the hands of Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies, the Sixers bounced back in a big way by knocking off their longtime division rival; the Boston Celtics. While granted the C’s were without their superstar forward Jayson Tatum, it was a […]Read more "Stunning performance from Embiid helps Sixers neutralize Celtics"
The Sixers are back in action tonight after Sunday night’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder was postponed. Welcoming the Boston Celtics into town, the Sixers will begin another “home & home” with both homes being Philly. One major storyline heading into the game has been the health of both teams. The Sixers have struggled […]Read more "Sixers to Host Boston in Latest “Home & Home”"