According to a few different sources close to the 76ers’ organization, second-year guard Zhaire Smith will not be joining the team down in Orlando for the NBA’s scheduled restart. Smith reportedly started experiencing pain in his knee last week and immediately began rehab once the bone bruise was revealed. According to Derek Bodner of The […]Read more "Instant analysis: Sixers will be without Zhaire Smith due to knee injury"
Despite (essentially) being the Sixers’ first-round pick in 2018, two years later and Zhaire Smith has made little to no impact within the organization. He’s played in just 13 actual NBA games and has been frequently included in hypothetical trade packages by fans and reporters alike. With his team option already picked up for the […]Read more "What’s next for former Sixers first-round pick Zhaire Smith?"
It’s trade deadline week and the Sixers should be active players in trade discussions. One player the Sixers are rumored to be interested is Minnesota Timberwolves Small Forward Robert Covington. You may remember that Covington was a key member of the Sixers ‘process’ era. A reunion between the Sixers and Covington is certainly exciting but […]Read more "Does a Robert Covington reunion make sense for the Sixers?"
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"
The Blue Coats returned home from the NBA G League Winter Showcase to face the College Park Skyhawks. The Blue coats coming off back-to-back losses were motivated to end that streak. First Quarter From the jump the Blue Coats showed the sense of urgency needed to claim the win. Christ Koumadje was a men among […]Read more "Shayok shines, Blue Coats stumble against Skyhawks"
We’re past a quarter of the NBA season already and the Sixers look like a solid contender in the East. Keeping pace with teams like Miami, Boston, and Toronto, the Sixers are on their way to the playoffs for the third year in a row. There is, however, a giant in the East that Philly […]Read more "Building the Sixers Bench Through the Trade Market"
Reflecting back on this past week down at the 76ers Fieldhouse, the Blue Coats struggled after opening up the season strong. The high scoring caliber offense faltered a bit the past four games. The team fell to a record of 3-4 after the sluggish week. The Blue Coats welcomed back rookie Shizz Alston, as he […]Read more "Down on the Farm: Delaware Blue Coats fall to Wisconsin Herd"
The first week of the Delaware Blue Coats short 50 game season is in the books. After dropping their first game to the Maine Red Claws, the team swept their next two against the Greensboro Swarm and Long Island Nets. Through the first three games, the Blue Coats exhibit a 2-1 record, averaging right under […]Read more "Down on the farm: How future Sixers are faring for the Blue Coats"
The Sixers’ season is almost underway as the team prepares for their first game against the Boston Celtics. The final roster has been announced and there were not many surprises, though there was an unexpected announcement. Zhaire Smith will begin the season on the inactive list. What does that mean? According to the NBA’s Collective […]Read more "What Zhaire Smith being inactive for season opener means for the Sixers"
The Sixers beat the Bucks 107-106 in a game that should not have been close at all. The specifics of how this game played out are pretty insignificant. Even if the Sixers lost by 20, the focus of the summer league is to see how certain players might play in the NBA. How did some […]Read more "How did Sixers stars of the future look in Summer league opener?"