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“What is a successful season?”: Zhaire Smith

“What is a successful season?”: Zhaire Smith

The first round pick won’t be available to start the year, but could still help the team. As we make our way toward training camp, we’ll be examining what would constitute a successful season for various members of the roster. Previously covered: Markelle Fultz, Ben Simmons, Dario Saric, Joel Embiid. Next up, Zhaire Smith. There have been two schools of thought regarding how the Sixers fared in this past NBA Draft. The first group believes that Zhaire Smith is the perfect fit for the Sixers bench, a player who can guard multiple positions at a high level and play above the rim. The...
ClutchPoints 14 hours ago
Ben Simmons has first team All-Defense in sight

Ben Simmons has first team All-Defense in sight

Philadelphia 76ers budding superstar Ben Simmons isn’t looking to be just a nightmare on the offensive end of the floor, the Sixers phenom also wants to be one of the best defenders in the league. The Philly Inquirer’s Kieth Pompey tweeted a video of the Sixers guard, claiming that he wants to make it to […] The post Ben Simmons has first team All-Defense in sight appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 22, 2018
Improving free throws a clear focus for Sixers’ Ben Simmons

Improving free throws a clear focus for Sixers’ Ben Simmons

Philadelphia 76ers stud and 2017-18 Rookie of the Year Ben Simmons is focusing on improving one of the major flaws of his game: free-throw shooting. Ben Simmons doing free throws as #Sixers first training camp practice wraps up. Very deliberately working on keeping his elbow locked. Results are a hit and miss, but addressing that […] The post Improving free throws a clear focus for Sixers’ Ben Simmons appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Sixer Sense Sep 22, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: Robert Covington hints at improved skill set

Robert Covington is trending toward significant improvement in his sixth season with the Philadelphia 76ers. Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons are two of the NBA’s most marketable stars. As a result, the hype surrounding the Philadelphia 76ers can largely be attributed to them. Behind the haze, though, Robert Covington remains a supremely underrated talent. Coming […] Philadelphia 76ers: Robert Covington hints at improved skill set - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Sep 22, 2018
Ben Simmons semi-roasts himself on Instagram post

Ben Simmons semi-roasts himself on Instagram post

With how he has played last season, it is hard to imagine that Philadelphia 76ers phenom Ben Simmons is still a rookie. Averaging 15.8 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 8.2 assists per game, his near triple-double performances night in and out are seemingly machine-like. Despite being deserving of the Rookie of the Year award, it did […] The post Ben Simmons semi-roasts himself on Instagram post appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 21, 2018
Ben Simmons says he’s never had anyone teach him how to shoot

Ben Simmons says he’s never had anyone teach him how to shoot

Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons has presented an explanation on his rather questionable shooting ability. According to the Sixers sophomore, no one has ever formally taught him the fundamentals of shooting the basketball. This is quite an astounding revelation from one of the best young players in the game today. Simmons recently addressed the press […] The post Ben Simmons says he’s never had anyone teach him how to shoot appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Sep 21, 2018
Ben Simmons says he’s nowhere close to having consistent jumper

Ben Simmons says he’s nowhere close to having consistent jumper

Philadelphia 76ers star point-forward Ben Simmons is a one of a kind talent in the league. Blessed with the physical tools of a big man paired with the speed, agility, and court vision of a guard, he is a natural mismatch for any team on offense and defense. Despite averaging a near triple-double with 15.8 […] The post Ben Simmons says he’s nowhere close to having consistent jumper appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Sixer Sense Sep 21, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz set goals for 2018-19

The Philadelphia 76ers’ core is setting expectations for next season. Most would consider the Philadelphia 76ers favorites in the Eastern Conference to some extent. Boston and Toronto are both talented teams, but the Sixers will at least be in the conversation. Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz are the reason why. No team in […] Philadelphia 76ers: Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz set goals for 2018-19 - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Sep 21, 2018
Sixers’ Ben Simmons working on all-around game, but doesn’t plan to hit 3s this season

Sixers’ Ben Simmons working on all-around game, but doesn’t plan to hit 3s this season

Ben Simmons came into the NBA with high expectations after being picked No. 1 overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2016 NBA Draft. After missing his entire rookie season due to injury, Simmons played for the first time last year and won a somewhat controversial Rookie of the Year award while leading the Sixers to […] The post Sixers’ Ben Simmons working on all-around game, but doesn’t plan to hit 3s this season appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Sixer Sense Sep 21, 2018

The Philadelphia 76ers’ most underrated player coming into the 2018-19 season

The Philadelphia 76ers are loaded with a ton of talent. While a lot of players are widely known in terms of talent, who should be considered the most underrated player entering this upcoming season? The Philadelphia 76ers are loaded with young talent on the roster; ranging from Markelle Fultz, Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, and Dario […] The Philadelphia 76ers’ most underrated player coming into the 2018-19 season - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2018
Sixers coach Brett Brown expects some ‘growing pains’ when playing Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz together

Sixers coach Brett Brown expects some ‘growing pains’ when playing Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz together

Speaking to reporters Tuesday at the 2018-19 media luncheon, Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown said Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz will play together during the upcoming season. Brown, who has been around the game for a while, understands there will be some growing pains when Simmons and Fultz are on the court together. However, […] The post Sixers coach Brett Brown expects some ‘growing pains’ when playing Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz together appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Sixer Sense Sep 18, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz making progress with jump shots

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown offered his thoughts on the progress made by Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz this summer. Today was Brett Brown’s sixth annual media luncheon, during which he spoke with reporters on a variety of topics ranging from the GM search to Zhaire Smith‘s projected return date. The Philadelphia 76ers coach offered […] Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons, Markelle Fultz making progress with jump shots - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2018
Brett Brown says jumper won’t define Ben Simmons

Brett Brown says jumper won’t define Ben Simmons

Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons has quickly become one of the most-recognizable faces in the NBA. The 6’10” Australian national possesses an impressive array of skills, including a crafty handle, excellent court vision, and a relentless motor. However, one aspect of Simmons’ game that often comes under fire from critics is his jump-shot. His head […] The post Brett Brown says jumper won’t define Ben Simmons appeared first on ClutchPoints.

What the Sixers' Brett Brown said about playing Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons together

Brett Brown elaborated on what you might see on the court this season.
ClutchPoints Sep 18, 2018
Sixers’ Ben Simmons working on jumper with his brother

Sixers’ Ben Simmons working on jumper with his brother

Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons has been working on his jump shot this offseason with his brother, Liam Simmons, a former assistant coach at the University of California at Riverside, according to Keith Pompey of The Philadelphia Inquirer. Simmons will reportedly continue this work with his brother moving forward. Simmons is coming off an amazing Rookie of […] The post Sixers’ Ben Simmons working on jumper with his brother appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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