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Andrew Bynum plans to stay true to his earlier word of returning to the NBA after the All-Star games.
USAToday reported on the injury prone center’s proclamation to return. Bynum issued the followed statements:
“To me, it doesn’t really matter when I come back. I think, giving myself a full ‘nother week of training is going to be better than trying to come back before that.”
The 76ers first game after the All-Star break is on the 20th of February vs the Timberwolves. The 76ers are in need of Bynum’s services, especially now with a vulnerable Celtics, reeling from the loss of Rondo, just 2.5 games ahead of them in the standings.
Bynum is finishing up the first phase of his rehab stint, and should be ready to partake in practice in the first week of February, per the team’s GM Tony DiLeo. Despite the continuing knee problems Bynum has remained agile, even taking part in shoot arounds. Bynum commented
“Sprints. Still no slides. But I dunked yesterday,” he said. “So I’m happy I can s...
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Philadelphia 76ers center Andrew Bynum has yet to play in a game this season after undergoing surgery. That may change, as Bynum seems to be doing well during his rehab. Christopher from the Sixers Dish reports on a conversation with the center.Still targeting the All-Star break for debut?“I think right after the All-Star break, in my mind.” Practice by the end of the week...
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The coaching staff has ramped up its preparation for getting Bynum into a game, and throughout the organization there is a giddy sense, whether warranted or not, that it will happen surprisingly soon. According to general manager Tony DiLeo, the team believes that Bynum could begin full practice by the end of this week and…
Andrew Bynum commented on his rehab and possible return date prior to the Sixers’ game vs. Memphis Monday:
Still targeting the All-Star break for debut?: “I think right after the All-Star break, in my mind.”
How are you feeling?: “Baby steps. Still no slides, but I dunked yesterday. I was happy to know I could still do that, which is good. Just taking it really, really...
As Philadelphia 76ers center Andrew Bynum prepares to make his first debut after going through surgery and rehab, precautions have to be taken. Bynum received Synvisc injections in both his knees according to John Finger of CSNPhilly.com. This synthetic lubricant is supposed to help provide some comfort for Bynum moving forward. Genzyme Corporation, the company that manufactures...
Imagining Allen Iverson playing with the Sixers again certainly sounds great considering the state of the team today. At 37, Iverson would obviously be a role player if he was to return. After turning down the Mavericks offer to play in the D-league with the Texas Legends, Iverson’s manager Gary Moore was in Philadelphia visiting Sixer owner Josh Harris about reconnecting Iverson...
Allen Iverson wants to get back into the NBA, but is not really sure how. He teetering the line between semi-retired and unemployed player, and something has to give.
One thing that is certain is the Answers love for Philadelphia. I was blessed to witness every season Allen played here and almost every game, so I’m somewhat biased.
What is fact is that this city still loves...
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I mean, what can I say about the Sixers’ season thus far. I could drop a couple of “F” bombs and other fun adjectives. I can save them for later though. I think Doug is about to let them fly. Can you blame him? Well, actually you could. He hand a big-hand in putting this [...](Read more...)
The Dallas Mavericks front office has come under fire for making poor personnel choices.
We won't even touch the absurdity that is their on-again/off-again/he is only good enough for our D-league team affiliation with Delonte West.
But Allen Iverson? Wow.
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76ers 92 wizards 84
1/30/2013 - Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA
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The Wizards tried the darndest to fight their way back into the game against the Sixers but it was too little, too late. After leading in the first quarter, the Wizards let the game just slip away due to bad decision making and the inability to knock...
PHILADELPHIA -- All-Star point guard Jrue Holiday scored 21 points for the Philadelphia 76ers Wednesday night, but it was the contribution of others that enabled the Sixers to beat the Washington Wizards 92-84. Four other players scored in double figures for Philadelphia, paced by ex-Wizard Nick Young with 18. It was only the second time in seven games that five Sixers had scored...
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Marc Gasol scored a season-high 27 points and Rudy Gay had 26 to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 103-100 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.
Jerryd Bayless scored a season-high 21 points to help the Grizzlies win without point guard Mike Conley. Conley sat out with a sprained left ankle suffered in Sunday's loss to New Orleans.
PHILADELPHIA -- Rudy Gay put Memphis ahead to stay on a follow shot with 13.9 seconds left Monday night and the Grizzlies went on to beat Philadelphia 76ers 103-100. Gay, who finished with 26 points, rebounded a miss by teammate Jerryd Bayless in traffic and scored from point-blank range as the Grizzlies (29-15) won for the third time in four games. Marc Gasol led Memphis with...