Found October 07, 2013 on
According to NBA.com, the Sixers failed miserably this off-season.
In case you did not catch Sunday’s game on NBATV, the Sixers led by “The Enigma’s” 25 points and Tony Wroten, beat Bilbao Basket 106-104.
NBA.com has the highlights of Sunday’s preseason win.
Bob Cooney of philly.com writes that the signing of Ganai Lawal indicates how desperate the Sixers bigs situation is right now.
A quick “76ers” search on craiglist.com produces this 1983 championship mug. The price seems a bit high. Maybe if it came with Guiness in it, I’ pay that number.
According to Woj over at Yahoo Sports, there is a growing divide in Chicago general manager Gar Forman and coach Tom Thibodeau. It still angers me that I wanted Thibs instead of Doug Collins and the Sixers brought DC in anyhow.
Over at broadstreethoops.com, Derek Bodner has an excellent post on the qualities of an effective ownership group.
If you haven’t done so already, please take a few minute to watch Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose preview the 2013-14 76ers.
Nicole Auerbach posted a solid piece on Andrew Wiggins and how he is ready to handle high expectations.
Jason Wolf of the USA Today note sin his 76ers preview that Evan Turner was expecting to be traded this summer.
Rob Mahoney of SI.com points out that Moses Malone would be a great mentor for Blake Griffin.
TrueHoopTV also previews the Sixers upcoming season and has a video interview with Brett Brown.
Via Keith Pompey’s Twitter account (@pompeyonsixers) we learn that Brett Brown is very popular in England.
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Kwame Brown is under contract for one more season with the Philadelphia 76ers, but Brett Brown does not know what role the veteran center will have.
"I don't know," Brown said. "We just have to get him healthy, and at career-best fitness, so he enjoys the pace of where we are playing at. And I think that he's trying to do that."
Despite his lack of living...
Philadelphia 76ers: Season Review and Predictions
By Matt Tonkinson: Hoopstuff Writer…
Sixers’ Season Prediction: 15th (last) in Eastern Conference
Season Analysis: The motto for Philadelphia this year has been dubbed, “Together We Build”, making it fairly clear that new head coach Brett Brown isn’t focused on winning a championship this year. It’s rare that a team can...
You would think having to go through NBA training camp, dealing with a new season, adjusting to pro-level competition and earning your minutes would be more than enough for young players in the NBA to endure, right?
Well maybe not for a few 76ers players.
It seems the 76ers young guns of Michael Carter-Williams, Tony Wroten, Vander Blue, and Khalif Wyatt are not only gearing...
Center Spencer Hawes made two free throws with four seconds remaining to give the Philadelphia 76ers a 106-104 victory over Spanish club Bilbao Basket on Sunday at the start their short European preseason tour.
Guard Evan Turner scored 25 points for the 76ers, who led 55-50 at halftime but allowed Bilbao to take an 80-79 lead going into the fourth quarter.
With the hosts leading...
Currently, the Philadelphia 76ers are overseas in Manchester, England to face off against the Oklahoma City Thunder in a preseason game and it appears that a group of 76ers players have decided to create a rap group.
Check out the 76ers rap crew which includes rookie Michael Carter-Williams, Tony Wroten, Vander Blue, Khalif Wyatt and we expect the album to drop soon:
One of the lingering questions of the upcoming NBA season has to be if Oklahoma City Thunder guard Jeremy Lamb can fill the shoes of James Harden/Kevin Martin.
During today’s Thunder/76ers game in London, Lamb definitely showed off some defensive ability as he swatted a shot attempt by Tony Wroten in the third quarter:
Jeremy Lamb image courtesy of Getty Images