Following a loss in the first game of the two-game series, the Sixers were able to fight off the Toronto Raptors and secured the victory by a score of 109-102. The Sixers shot the ball 15% better from beyond the three-point arc than their previous game. They also shot 17 more free-throws than the Raptors […]Read more "Sixers observations: What we learned in Wednesday’s win over Toronto"
The Philadelphia 76ers are in Tampa Bay once again for a matchup against the Toronto Raptors. Can they avenge their Sunday Loss? After Sunday’s disappointing loss against the Toronto Raptors, the Sixers should be extremely motivated to bounce back. Tobias Harris, in particular, is undoubtedly unhappy with his previous game so expect him to go to work […]Read more "Philadelphia 76ers Look To Avenge Their Loss Against Raptors"
It was a disappointing showing from the Sixers as they took a loss at the hands of the Toronto Raptors by a score of 110-103. The Sixers seemingly had control for most of the game and at one point held a 14 point lead. However, the Raptors bounced back from each punch the Sixers threw […]Read more "Sixers struggle to find supporting cast production in tough Toronto loss"
Joel Embiid and the Sixers are down in Tampa Bay as they prepare for the first game of a two-game series against the Toronto Raptors. Buzzing after Joel Embiid‘s monster 50-point performance over the Chicago Bulls on Thursday, the Sixers look to remain in solid form tonight against the Toronto Raptors. Philadelphia still possesses the top seed in the Eastern […]Read more "Sixers-Raptors: Philly Looking to Extend Lead in the East"
For the most part, the Orlando bubble has been quite the disaster for the Sixers. Ben Simmons suffered what’s likely to be a season-ending injury, Joel Embiid has already hurt both his ankle and his hand, and TJ Warren hung a 50-piece on Philly’s defense. However, amidst all the chaos and lackluster performances, one tiny […]Read more "Sixers will officially have a 2020 first-round pick thanks to Mike Muscala"
The Sixers just can’t catch a break. After losing to the Phoenix Suns (granted without their starters) the team suffered a stunning collapse against the Toronto Raptors. Additionally, Joel Embiid left the game halfway through with a wrist injury after Marc Gasol clubbed him on a no-call. Thankfully, the Xrays were negative and his absence […]Read more "Takeaways from Sixers Stunning Collapse Against Raptors"
The Toronto Raptors have won their first ever NBA Championship. They’ve overcome the long and grueling road that was this year’s playoffs to come out on top. While some may put a maple-shaped asterisk next to their title because of the Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson injuries, there really shouldn’t be one. The Raptors fought […]Read more "The Raptors victory should encourage Sixers to run it back"
It’s been just under two months since the Philadelphia 76ers traded for Jimmy Butler and that seems to be all it took for Butler to have his first real blow-up with the coach, Brett Brown. In an ordeal that’s been devalued by both Butler and Brown, the Sixers guard apparently was angry about how he’s […]Read more "Is Brett Brown is the real reason for reported drama inside Sixers locker room?"
On Wednesday night, the Raptors (21-5) used a strong second-half to pull away from the Sixers (17-9) and win 113-102. Toronto was fueled by Kawhi Leonard, who scored 36 points and added 9 rebounds. Jonas Valanciunas added 25 points and 8 boards off the bench and bullied Sixers center Joel Embiid, who scored a season […]Read more "Jimmy Butler is a man on a mission: Four observations from the Sixers loss to Raptors"
The Sixers seem to have an unlimited supply of options as they enter the offseason. They can trade for a star, sign some big name free agents or keep all of their assets and continue to build their collection of picks and young players. However, it seems likely that this is the year the 76ers […]Read more "Should the Sixers trade for DeMar DeRozan?"