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The Sixers are over the cap with a current payroll of about $68 million. That figure includes what the league terms “holds” on the salaries of their two restricted free agents, Thaddeus Young and Spencer Hawes, who were given qualifying offers that will increase their salaries by about 200 percent.
If Young and Hawes receive offers [...]
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The 76ers will let forward Thaddeus Young, a restricted free agent, test his value on the open market.
Wasserman Media Group’s Greg Lawrence confirmed with ESPNNewYork.com that his client Jason Kapono is interested in the Knicks.
Lawrence said Kapono, an unrestricted free agent who played for the 76ers last season, would be “a great fit in coach [Mike] Dantoni’s system.”
“Jason has interest from several teams and we are in the process of trying to [...]
Restricted free agent Thaddues Young met with the Denver Nuggets today and according to Ken Berger of CBS things went really well. He even tweets that another conversation is upcoming. I did say, restricted free agent, so his former team the Philadelphia 76ers will have a chance to match any offer he’s given.
@KBergCBS: “Good conversation” today between #Nuggets and RFA Thaddeus...
Former Wizards coach Eddie Jordan has returned to coaching – though not how you would expect. Less than two years after he was fired by the Philadelphia 76ers, Jordan is coaching the freshman basketball team at his alma mater, Archbishop Carroll.
Jordan was the most successful Wizards coach in recent memory, leading the franchise to 197 wins and four playoff appearances before...
Jason Kapono is visiting the practice facility of the Lakers for a free agent visit.
Much to the delight of local basketball fans the Sixers new ownership group put the much maligned mascot Hip-Hop out to pasture.
The killing off of the Rat-King-like mascot was a good marketing tool as well -- he wasn’t inspiring any merchandise sales like the Phillie Phantic does. But the replacements created by Jim Henson's Creature Shop could actually make 76ers fans yearn...
by Ben Taylor
It has been five long months since, with your help, I picked the Sixers as my team (if you can’t remember what I’m talking about, and to be honest it was so long ago I can’t blame you, check here, here, and here).
Overall, a frustrating NBA free first five months as a Sixers fan—charity games, world tours, more charity games, Euroleague rumors, Chinese league...