One in four people in the world will be affected by mental or neurological disorders at some point in their lives, according to the World Health Organization. Around 450 million people currently suffer from such conditions. I am one of them. My name is Yamil Roman and I have been diagnosed with major depressive disorder, […]Read more "My Mental Health Journey: How Basketball helped save my life"
The Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Denver Nuggets 97-92 on Tuesday night. The Sixers moved to 13-0 at the Wells Fargo Center this season. It was only the 10th game where they had all five of their ideal starting five and looked dominant for the majority of the game. However, it was rookie Matisse Thybulle that […]Read more "Embiid Conquers Jokic as Philadelphia 76ers defeat Denver Nuggets"
This past summer, the Sixers invested in a forward coming off a career year split between them, and the Clippers. Back in July, the Philadelphia 76ers gave Tobias Harris the fifth-largest contract in NBA history. His five-year, $180 million deal extension keeps him under team control through 2024, with no player option. Harris has never […]Read more "Philadelphia 76ers’ Tobias Harris is Proving His Worth"
Back on November 8th, the Sixers wrapped up their road trip woes against the Denver Nuggets. After leading by as many as 21 points in that game. However, Nikola Jokic led the charge to a Nuggets walk-off win. The Sixers played that game without Ben Simmons, and are expected to not have Josh Richardson for […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Philadelphia 76ers Plan to Avenge painful Loss Against Denver Nuggets"
After a short week due to Thanksgiving, the Delaware Blue Coats took on four games in seven days. The Blue Coats made the most of it, as they would rattle off four straight en route to a total five-game win streak. Throughout the week, it was nice to see plenty of the Sixers getting in […]Read more "Week in Review: Delaware Blue Coats go streaking"
The Philadelphia 76ers took the second game of the four-game season series against the Toronto Raptors. After coming out flat to start the game, the Sixers hit the gas and continued to floor it as the game went on. They led by as many as 21 during the game and kept the intensity all game. […]Read more "Sixers Overcome Late Turnovers to Defeat Raptors"
Before getting into the game description, one thing must be said: BEN SIMMONS FOR THREE, YES! Marc Zumoff Ben Simmons absolutely took over this game and did it early. In the first half alone, the 6’10 guard had 26 points (season-high, and 1-1 from deep!), five rebounds, three assists, two blocks, and two steals. His […]Read more "Ben Simmons lifts Sixers to dominating victory over Cavs"
After dropping an overall bad game to the Washington Wizards, the Philadelphia 76ers (15-7) look to rebound Saturday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers (5-16). Coverage will begin at 7 p.m. with tip-off scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on NBC Sports Philadelphia and NBATV. Radio coverage will be on 97.5 The Fanatic. The Sixers are 11.5 point […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Sixers play host to a wounded Cavs team"
Right on cue, the Philadelphia 76ers have begun exploring potential bench upgrades via trade. Their top priority right now? Jordan Clarkson. According to Sports Illustrated’s NBA Insider Sam Amico (@AmicoHoops), the Sixers have expressed “high interest” in the 27-year-old combo guard. The Sixers are a team that are obviously looking to contend, and with that […]Read more "Should the Sixers be all-in on Jordan Clarkson?"
The Sixers traveled down to Washington for a match-up against the struggling Wizards. Philadelphia managed to spoil Embiid’s first 20-20 game of the season. In this game, Tobias Harris also scored 33 points and Ben Simmons had a double-double with 17 points and 10 assists. Leaving Washington with yet another road loss, the Sixers dropped […]Read more "Sixers lose in Embiid vs Simmons turnover contest"