On Friday, the Sixers once again played down to their opponent and lost to the OKC Thunder. This team is thoroughly frustrating, they can’t seem to get out of their own way. The Stars haven’t progressed and the big-time additions (Tobias Harris) haven’t shown to be the best fit. The Sixers are currently 7-5 and […]Read more "Reeling Sixers hope to bounce back against Cavaliers"
After dropping their last four games on the road, the 76ers were really looking for a bounce-back win in Oklahoma on Friday night. However, due to poor offensive rhythm, a lack of aggressiveness, and an overall sloppiness, the Sixers failed to end their road losing streak. This time falling to the Thunder by a score […]Read more "Sixers lose their fifth-straight road game in disappointing fashion"
Tobias Harris has missed his last 23 three-point shot attempts. Yes, you read that correctly. Twenty-three. This horrific stretch of shooting for the small forward includes an 0-11 night from beyond the arc against the Cavs, along with an 0-3 performance in the 76ers loss against the Magic. The Sixers front office invested a TON […]Read more "What’s up with Tobi? Analyzing Tobias Harris’ slow start for the 76ers"
After starting the season at 5-0 and then losing three in row, the Sixers are now on a winning streak. They stand at 7-3 on the season after their win over the Cleveland Cavaliers last night. Here are some key things to watch out for in tonight’s matchup. Joel Embiid Status: Before the Sixers took on […]Read more "Sixers vs Magic preview: Can Sixers extend their winning streak?"
The Philadelphia 76ers (6-3) will look to start another win streak while facing the Cleveland Cavaliers (4-5). The game will tip-off at 7 p.m. EST, with coverage beginning at 6:30 p.m. on NBC Sports Philadelphia. Radio coverage will be on 97.5 The Fanatic. The betting lines are still working on being set, as Simmons’ status […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Sixers look to carry momentum against Cavs without Horford"
It’s been a rollercoaster year for Furkan Korkmaz, who almost became another brick in the wall for the Philadelphia 76ers. The young forward seemed intent on forcing a trade last year due to a lack of playing time. A flurry of moves and an average of 19 minutes of court time per game later, and […]Read more "Have the Sixers unexpectedly found a long-term option at shooting guard?"
One of the biggest needs for the Philadelphia 76ers coming into the 2019-2020 NBA season was the back-up point guard position behind Ben Simmons. The team added Raul Neto and Trey Burke to fill that hole, but now, the time has come to see who will emerge as the primary option. Simmons suffered a Grade […]Read more "Sixers will need Neto and Burke to step up with Simmons sidelined"
The Philadelphia 76ers (5-2) will look to avoid a three-game West coast sweep while facing the Denver Nuggets (5-2). The game will tip-off at 9 p.m. EST, with coverage beginning at 8:30 p.m. on NBC Sports Philadelphia. Radio coverage will be on 97.5 The Fanatic. The Ben Simmons-less Sixers are five-point underdogs with an over/under […]Read more "The Tip-Off: 76ers looking to avoid three straight losses without Simmons"
Overlooking his first NBA Draft as an NBA general manager this past summer, Sixers GM Elton Brand wasn’t too keen on allowing the board to dictate what his team would come away with. Instead, the Sixers lead man pulled off a trade with the division rival Boston Celtics to move up four spots from 24 […]Read more "How the Sixers can develop Matisse Thybulle into a defensive superstar"
The Philadelphia Sixers (5-0) are looking to ride their momentum following a buzzer-beater three to beat the Trail Blazers on Saturday night. Their next test is against the red-hot Phoenix Suns (4-2) on Monday night. The game will tip-off at 9 p.m. EST, with coverage beginning at 8:30 p.m. on NBC Sports Philadelphia. Radio coverage […]Read more "The Tip-Off: Sixers look to stay perfect while visiting Phoenix"