According to ESPN’s Senior NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski, new details regarding the NBA’s potential return to action have been released. In a tweet that he published Wednesday morning, he reported that each of the 22 games present will play eight games prior to the start of the playoffs, for seeding purposes. Earlier in the week […]Read more "Instant Analysis: NBA proposing new 22-team return to action"
Less than two months ago and things were pretty clear when it came to Brett Brown’s future as head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers: go deep in the playoffs, or get fired. With a shortened season essentially a guarantee at this point, and a new playoff format also potentially in play, Brown’s status has become […]Read more "Sixers: Shortened season adds confusion to the Brett Brown decision"
Furkan Korkmaz has been one of the best “feel good” stories of the 2019-20 NBA season. Seemingly completely out of the Sixers plans following the conclusion of last season, Korkmaz was all set to return to his home country of Turkey to continue playing basketball. Elton Brand and the 76ers reached out at the last […]Read more "Will Furkan Korkmaz play a big role in Sixers’ playoff run?"
After today’s announcement by Governor Murphy, the Philadelphia 76ers released a statement citing the re-opening of the team’s training facility. The state of PA is not in the ‘red zone’. Governor Wolf hopes to have the entire state out of the red zone by June 5th. Philadelphia is on ‘stay at home’ until June 4th. […]Read more "Sixers to reopen training facility for voluntary, individual workouts"
While no official decision has been made regarding the NBA’s return, it does seem to appear that things are trending in the right direction. NBA officials reportedly met with Disney World executives last week about using the amusement park as a location to host games, and practice facilities around the country are beginning to open […]Read more "New proposed playoff structure spells trouble for Sixers"
As we get closer and closer to a return to NBA action, the potential to finally see this year’s Sixers team go to work in the playoffs is becoming a reality. A squad that was built primarily around the idea of postseason success, everyone should be 100% healthy and ready to go should the season […]Read more "Could there be a few surprises in the Sixers’ playoff rotation?"
Just over a month ago, I sat down and explored which scenario the Philadelphia 76ers would likely want to see more. A first round matchup with the Jimmy Butler led Miami Heat, or a first round matchup against their longtime rival up in Boston. While I eventually settled in on the Heat (you can check […]Read more "Shortened Playoffs Good News for the Sixers"
The 2020 NBA playoffs are just over a month away, and despite how disappointing the Sixers season has been, they will in fact be participating. Currently bouncing between the 4th, 5th and 6th seed, the Sixers are due for a first-round match-up with either the Boston Celtics or the Miami Heat. So, who would the […]Read more "Which team would the Sixers want to face in the first round of the playoffs?"
On May 2nd, 2019, the 76ers put on a show for the whole world to see. They shot for 51% from the field and aggressively rebounded on both sides of the floor. At the center of this 116-95 win was the ring leader, the team’s leader and the city’s MVP, Joel Embid. Embid has been […]Read more "Thursday’s game holds more weight than just deciding Sixers’ playoff fate"
One of the key players of the Philadelphia 76ers is Ben Simmons; a six foot, ten inch, twenty-two-year-old point guard who is just as important to this roster as the man known as “The Process” himself, Joel Embiid. One of the greatest players to ever play in the National Basketball Association is Earvin “Magic” Johnson; […]Read more "It’s time for the Sixers to mix some “Magic” into ‘The Process’"