The Philadelphia 76ers are Toronto bound as the team looks to take on Pascal Siakam and the Raptors. The Raptors currently hold a one-game lead over the Sixers for third place in the Eastern Conference. A win tonight is a must with the playoff seed implications. The Raptors have been a bit hot lately winning […]Read more "Game Preview: Sixers take on Raptors in key divisional matchup"
Coming off a dismal road trip, the Sixers finally returned home Monday night. Despite Ben Simmons “nearly throwing up” after a gruesome injury to Joel Embiid, the Sixers finally looked back to form. They played as a unit as they edged out the Oklahoma City Thunder, 120-113. To follow that up, the Sixers dominated the […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Philadelphia Battles Indiana For Fifth Seed"
The Philadelphia 76ers are back on the road this weekend as they travel down to Texas in preparation to take on the Dallas Mavericks. The Sixers are entering the matchup with a record of 25-14 while the Mavs sit at 23-15. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:30 PM ET. The two teams square off in completely […]Read more "The tipoff: Shorthanded Sixers set to square off against Mavericks"
The Philadelphia 76ers have been playing well this season. It’s as simple as that. The Sixers have much more depth than they did last season. With the acquisitions of Josh Richardson, Al Horford, and Trey Burke, the squad seems to be forming nicely. Despite the constant rumblings of fans wanting to trade Ben Simmons or […]Read more "Will the Sixers’ streaky play affect their playoff push?"
Coming off a dismal road trip, the Sixers finally returned home Monday night. Despite Ben Simmons “nearly throwing up” after a gruesome injury to Joel Embiid, the Sixers finally looked back to form. They played as a unit as they edged out the Oklahoma City Thunder, 120-113. Up next comes another test for Philly. The […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Joel Embiid Ruled Out as Sixers Host Celtics"
The Sixers are struggling, not only on the court but in the locker room as well. Players are taking not-so-veiled shots at one another, tuning out the coach, and complaining about roles/accountability. Currently the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference, the Sixers are playing well beneath the expectation many felt before the start of the […]Read more "Who’s to blame for the Sixers’ off-court struggles?"
On December 7th, 2019, Sixers Head Coach Brett Brown made a public declaration about Ben Simmons. Brown said “This is what I want, I want a three-point shot a game, minimum”. Ever since that day, Ben Simmons has taken a total of ZERO shots from behind the arc. Either not hearing his Coach or tuning […]Read more "Brett Brown Takes the Blame for Simmons’ lack of three-point shooting"
The misery is finally over. During their four game road trip, the Sixers looked horrendous. Poor spacing, poor shooting, and lack of effort all around caused a bump in the road for Philly. However, after dropping all four games of their road trip, the Philadelphia 76ers (23-14) are officially back home to their safe haven. […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Sixers finally return home to host Thunder"
After a very impressive win against the Milwaukee Bucks on Christmas Day, it has been straight misery since. The Philadelphia 76ers have dropped three straight games, causing their locker room to fill with frustration. Each player is calling for, as Josh Richardson expressed, “accountability.” Brett Brown and his squad look to end this dismal road […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Sixers seeking their first win since Christmas"
In my pregame review for this matchup, I mentioned how the Sixers were entering Indianapolis with “more questions than answers”. After yet another crushing defeat via the hands of an Eastern Conference foe, that list of questions appears to be growing even longer. The Philadelphia 76ers dropped their third straight game in a row, losing […]Read more "Sixers head into 2020 with another lowly loss"