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"
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"
After a draft that left much left to be desired, the Philadelphia 76ers’ urgency to keep talent and ‘run it back’ is at an all-time high. The Sixers must offer the maximum deal to Jimmy Butler. That is the focal point of this offseason for many fans right now. Bring back “Jimmy Buckets” and lock […]Read more "Can the Sixers ‘Run It Back’ before the Rockets ‘take off’ with Jimmy Butler?"
The Sixers have been the talk of the town lately. With their latest efforts acquiring number one overall pick Markelle Fultz and signing free agent sniper J.J. Redick to compliment Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid, the sky is the limit. With training camp roughly a month away, this is one of most anticipated seasons in […]Read more "Should Sixers fans be concerned about Joel Embiid?"
T.J. McConnell is made for Philadelphia. He was signed by the Sixers in September of 2015 as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Arizona. At Arizona, the third year pro averaged 10.4 points per game and 6.3 assists in his senior season. Good numbers for sure, but the so-called “experts” said his […]Read more "Sixers T.J. McConnell may be fourth on the depth chart, but does that mean he won’t play?"
For the first time in four years, the Philadelphia 76ers are trying to win. The tank is over. And for another first, they have a legitimate roster of NBA talent that’s expected to — at the very least — challenge for a playoff spot. To Brett Browns’ credit, the Sixers played in a number of […]Read more "Which Sixer should run the Offense in crunch time? The answer is obvious"
For the 2017-2018 season, Brett Brown will be entering his 5th(!) season as the head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers. After four seasons, one would typically expect to have a gauge on whether or not a coach is the real deal. Unfortunately for Sixers fans, that is not the case with Brown. Although he has […]Read more "Should Sixers Fans be Confident in Brett Brown?"
The first ever NBA Awards show was held this past June. Russell Westbrook took home MVP honors, Draymond Green won Defensive Player of the Year and Eric Gordon won the Sixth Man of the Year Award. Now it’s time to predict the winners for the Sixers version of the upcoming 2017-18 NBA season. Most […]Read more "A look into the future: The Philadelphia 76ers 2017-18 NBA Awards Show"
After selecting Ben Simmons with the first overall pick last year, the Sixers have jumped two spots to be the first team on the clock again this year. In a surprise trade with Boston, the Sixers swapped the protected rights to a future first round pick (which will either be the Lakers 2018 pick if it […]Read more "Sixers acquire first overall pick in upcoming NBA Draft"
The NBA- the Eastern Conference especially- has been under the reign of King James for a little under a decade now, and it is expected to remain that way for at least a couple more years. Whether he’s on the Heat or the Cavaliers, LeBron has carried his team to seven straight Finals appearances, but at […]Read more "Sixers must overcome health issues in order to become dynasty"