The Sixers look like an incredibly well-rounded team early in the season. The team’s depth though is still in question. Not in quantity nor in quality for that matter. The true issue is at one particular position. Led by Shake Milton, the Sixers have some young guards who are extremely versatile but they are also […]Read more "Could The Sixers Look To Bring Back Ersan Ilyasova?"
After back-to-back victories over the Heat, the Sixers return to the court to take on the Memphis Grizzlies for the first time this season. The Grizzlies have had a disappointing start to the season sitting at 10th in the Western Conference with a record of 5-6. The Grizzlies play a much slower pace than the […]Read more "Sixers, Without Embiid, Look To Continue Their Win Streak vs. Grizzlies"
Over the past week, the Sixers have been forced to get creative in their lineups due to the contact tracing rules the NBA has put in place. After Seth Curry received a positive Covid test, Tobias Harris, Shake Milton, Matisse Thybulle, and Vincent Poirier were all forced to quarantine away from the team. On top […]Read more "Sixers’ ‘Covid’ Roster Brings Back Feelings of “The Process”"
The Sixers have lost three games in a row and they’re still suffering from a rash of missing players due to the recent COVID-19 outbreak. In the Miami Heat, the Sixers face a team dealing with as severe a case as Philly. The situation has been so bad in Miami that their recent game against […]Read more "Can The Sixers “Get Right” Against The Miami Heat?"
With several key Sixers players still out due to Seth Curry’s positive Covid test and the contact tracing protocols that go along with it, the Hawks proved to be too much for the shorthanded squad. The Sixers suited up 9 players in a game that had more of a preseason vibe than a regular-season clash. […]Read more "Game recap: Shorthanded Sixers fall to high-flying Hawks"
Despite the loss, Tyrese Maxey stole the show against Denver. It wasn’t a pretty loss, but it was ultimately a fun one. Due to the NBA’s COVID-19 health and safety protocols, the Sixers were left with just seven active players during today’s matchup against Denver. It was a game that was always set to end […]Read more "Tyrese Maxey makes team history during shorthanded Sixers loss"
Let’s start by taking a deep breath. The Sixers are going to be fine. The recent loss to the Brooklyn Nets was an extremely disappointing result and brought back flashbacks to the Brett Brown era where back-to-backs were seemingly an insurmountable challenge. Despite the aesthetically pleasing and fast-paced style of play that has been put […]Read more "Are Turnovers a Cause of Concern for the Sixers?"
The second game in a back-to-back is never easy, especially when it’s on the road and on the back of a draining win over the Wizards. Luck appeared to favor the Sixers, though. The 4-4 Brooklyn Nets were without Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, and of course Spencer Dinwiddie. This was a prime spot for the […]Read more "Doc Rivers isn’t worried about the Sixers defense after a wobble in Brooklyn"
The Sixers lost a gut-punch of a game against the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday Night. Rookie Tyrese Maxey had a breakout game but it was sadly tainted by the obvious exhaustion shown by the starters. Before the second game of a back-to-back for the Sixers, the team seemed to have hit a huge stroke of […]Read more "Maxey Shines As Sixers Lose Big To Short-Handed Nets"
Despite the sloppy start to the game in which it took nearly 8 minutes of play for either team to crack 10 points, the Sixers eventually found their footing. Once the team settled in, it was more of the same for the Sixers. The spacing was good. The passing was crisp. The shots fell. The […]Read more "Game Recap: No Need for Embiid as Sixers Squash Hornets"