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ClutchPoints Jan 20, 2019
Are the Sixers doing it wrong by having Joel Embiid play through injury?

Are the Sixers doing it wrong by having Joel Embiid play through injury?

The Philadelphia 76ers routed the Indiana Pacers by a score of 120-96 on Thursday night, but that was hardly the main story of the game. The center of attraction was Joel Embiid, and it had nothing to do with his 22 points, 13 rebounds, eight assists and three blocks. It had to do with the […] The post Are the Sixers doing it wrong by having Joel Embiid play through injury? appeared first on ClutchPoints.
SFGate Jan 22, 2019

Sixers’ Joel Embiid takes it to James Harden, Rockets

Joel Embiid relished the chance to face James Harden, and wasn’t going to let a little back tightness stop him. Embiid had 32 points and 14 rebounds to lead the 76ers past fellow MVP contender Harden and the visiting Rockets 121-93 on Monday night. “I love playing against guys you guys say are better than me,” Embiid said. Harden, selected Western Conference Player of the Week earlier in the day, finished with 37 points, giving him 20 straight games with at least 30. Philadelphia was without four-time All-Star Jimmy Butler (sore wrist), but Embiid more than made up for it. “It was...
Liberty Ballers Jan 21, 2019
Sixers Dismantle the Rockets

Sixers Dismantle the Rockets

Sixers stop Harden to pick up the win in prime time Cocaine, PCP, Acid, Mushrooms, Mountain Dew Ice. None of those drugs could match the feeling that the Philadelphia 76ers basketball team just pumped into my body in the 121-93 win over the Houston Rockets. Sixers 10-Day signee Corey Brewer played like a drunk pirate who had been marooned on an island before Elton Brand called him up and said, “suit up, but keep drinking.” Read this next part in the Stefon voice. This game had everything… Joel Embiid jawing James Harden. JJ Redick did a CP3 dribble? An Amir Johnson 3-pointer? A...
The Sixer Sense Jan 20, 2019

Philadelphia 76ers Player of the Week: J.J. Redick raining 3-pointers

Philadelphia 76ers shooting guard J.J. Redick finally got his first player of the week award half way through this season. A back injury slowed down Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons struggled with turnovers this week and Jimmy Butler only had one really good game. None of the Philadelphia 76ers “Big 3” had a spectacular week, where […] Philadelphia 76ers Player of the Week: J.J. Redick raining 3-pointers - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Dream Shake Jan 21, 2019
Game thread: Rockets vs. Sixers

Game thread: Rockets vs. Sixers

The Rockets head to Philly for an MLK showdown. Houston Rockets (26-19) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (30-17), Jan. 21, 2019, 7:00 p.m. CDT Location: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA TV: TNT Radio: KBME 790 AM/KEYH 850 AM (Spanish)/KNTE 101.7 FM (Spanish)/Streaming on Rockets App Online: Rockets App Sixers SBNation Blog: Liberty Ballers Projected Starting Lineups Houston: Austin Rivers, James Harden, Eric Gordon, James Ennis III, P.J. Tucker Philadelphia: Ben Simmons, J.J. Redick, Jimmy Butler, Wilson Chandler, Joel Embiid After a huge comeback win at home on Saturday against the Lakers,...

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