Ah yes, the backup center position. A spot on the Philadelphia 76ers roster that has monumentally held the team back in recent years. Whether it was Greg Monroe starting a playoff game or Mike Scott having to act as a “small ball five”, it’s pretty safe to say the Sixers desperately need to find a […]Read more "Sixers: Five backup center options for 2021"
One of the most beloved Sixers from the “Process” era could find his way home this offseason. Dario “the Homie” Saric will most likely be hitting restricted free agency this offseason and that may be the perfect opportunity for a reunion. Saric should be remembered as a field-stretching glue-guy who fit well between Ben Simmons […]Read more "Could the Sixers Reunite with Dario Saric this offseason?"
The power forward position has been a constant spot of struggle for the 76ers over the last few seasons. After trading away Dario Saric in 2018, the team opted to run Tobias Harris at the position as a “stretch four”. Just a few months later and Harris was bumped back to small forward, with Al […]Read more "Sixers’ Draft Preview: Paul Reed"
The NFL’s free agency window is still going strong, and the Philadelphia Eagles pulled off their first blockbuster trade of the period by acquiring CB Darius Slay Jr. from the Detroit Lions. Big time trades are fun. One team gets an established star to add to their roster, while the other can normally load up […]Read more "Ranking the top-5 Sixers trades of all time"
Mike Scott is a man of the people, or at least the people of Philadelphia. It’s not that often that a player comes to a new town and takes over in the way that Scott has. Scott was traded to the Sixers along with Tobias Harris and Boban Marjanovic in an apparent “win now” move. […]Read more "How Mike Scott rose to become one of the Sixers’ most beloved players"
Newest Sixer Trey Burke may not be a household name but there are reasons to be excited about is arrival. Burke is a traditionally streaky player who can seamlessly walk that line between spot starter and spark off the bench. Acting as a backup ball-handler and a shot-making combo guard, Burke can hopefully fill a […]Read more "Getting to know Sixers PG Trey Burke"
Ben Simmons is an astounding athlete. At 6’10” (Coach Brett Brown claims him to be closer to 7’0”), 240 pounds, he has established himself as one of the leagues premier facilitators in the NBA at the young age of 23 and he’s also an unforgiving defender as he was ranked second among point guards in […]Read more "How should Sixers fans really feel About the Ben Simmons hype videos?"
The push to solidify the bench continues for the Sixers, with reports citing that Philadelphia is signing backup point guard Trey Burke. This move is an interesting one as there could be some real value here. Although his career has seen plenty of highs and lows, his stint with the New York Knicks and shooting […]Read more "Instant analysis: Sixers may have found hidden value in signing Trey Burke"
Let’s get it out of the way quickly because it’s common knowledge: Ben Simmons needs a jump shot. Okay. Breathe in and breathe out. He’s only 22 years old and has a whole bright future ahead. The Philadelphia 76ers offered the max deal to Jimmy Butler, but Butler wanted out to the Miami Heat. I […]Read more "Simmons’ max contract is a stamp of approval from Sixers GM Elton brand"
The party isn’t over yet, Philly! According to Shams Charania, the Sixers are adding free agent guard Raul Neto into their bench rotation. The 27-year-old was released by the Jazz a few days ago in order to make room for Mike Conley. Neto is coming off of a campaign where he averaged 5.3 points per […]Read more "Report: Sixers sign former Jazz Point Guard"