Philadelphia 76ers season in review

Heading into the 2103-2014 NBA season, the Philadelphia 76res knew what lied ahead of them.  Prior to the start of the year, the majority of NBA experts picked the Sixers to finish last in the entire league. On draft night, they traded away All-Star point guard Jrue Holiday to the New Orleans Pelicans for center Nerlens Noel.  Other than giving up their most talented player at...
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Thaddeus Young wants to re-sign with 76ers?

The Philadelphia 76ers just suffered through one of the worst seasons that any NBA team has gone through in the history of the game. Some good news for Philadelphia is that one of their best players could possibly want to re-sign and stay in town. According to reports, forward Thaddeus Young wants to re-sign with the 76ers this coming offseason. NBA Rumors: Thaddeus Young wants to...
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Philadelphia 76ers: Looking to finish strong

The Philadelphia 76ers season expectations were incredibly low to say the least.   With the 2013-2014 NBA season coming to an end, the Philadelphia 76ers are just two games away from concluding one of the worst years in franchise history. They will finish their season on Wednesday evening as they head to south Florida to take […] The post Philadelphia 76ers: Looking to finish...
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NBA Update: Philadelphia 76ers' Nerlens Noel has improved while on the sidelines

In February of 2013, Philadelphia 76ers forward Nerlens Noel suffered a devastating injury that required ACL surgery. He has not played a minute this season, but has made steady progress as he recovers from his surgery.Image By Bryan Horowitz via Wikimedia CommonsAccording to team sources, the 6-foot-11 forward has improved his vertical leap by three inches. Noel has worked on his...
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Philadelphia 76ers: How long to rebuild?

When a team makes it clear they plan on rebuilding, it is expected they will lose the majority of their games over one or more seasons.  For the Philadelphia 76ers, they have redefined the term rebuilding. Most of the teams in the NBA that are currently going through this phase still have some veteran presence on their roster.  The Sixers however have only one veteran on their...
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Nerlens Noel Says His Knee Is “100 Percent”

It was reported that Nerlens Noel would sit out for the remainder of the season and make his NBA debut during the summer.  Despite those reports, the 19-year old feels healthy enough to play before the season’s end. “Obviously I do want to play,” Noel told reporters in Philadelphia. “I’m a 19-year-old who’s been sitting down on the sideline really wanting to get out...
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Sixers' Nerlens Noel says knee is 100 percent, added to vertical

As soon as Nerlens Noel received the news he had torn his ACL in his one-and-done year at Kentucky, we started wondering if he'd be able to play during his first year after being drafted. While the injury may have affected his draft stock a bit, he was still selected by the New Orleans Pelicans with the sixth pick in the 2013 draft and then shipped to the Philadelphia 76ers in...
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Nerlens Noel wouldn’t have helped the Philadelphia 76ers

Despite tweeting “4-4-14″ a couple of weeks ago, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Nerlens Noel will not debut as a professional tonight against the Celtics in Boston. The 19-year-old Noel, who was taken sixth overall out of Kentucky, hasn’t played competitively since tearing the ACL in his left knee in February 2013. Although running and taking layups for roughly nine months, Noel...
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Report: 76ers Nerlens Noel Will Make Debut In Summer League

The Philadelphia 76ers sit next to Milwaukee as the two biggest laughing stocks in the NBA. On the bright side, both organizations will be able to obtain one of the biggest collegiate stars this June. This summer is a little bit more lucrative for Philly because they’ll have two lottery picks and not to mention, Nerlens Noel, the number six pick in last year’s draft. Noel’s...
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Should the 76ers take Joel Embiid?

There is no question that this summer’s draft will be full of great talent across the board.  Early this morning, it was made known that one more big name will make himself eligible for the upcoming draft. Joel Embiid out of the University of Kansas has made it official by announcing that he will indeed head to the NBA next year.  It was uncertain as to whether or not Embiid...
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