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Liberty Ballers Oct 17, 2021
Ben Simmons returns to practice and other Sixers notes

Ben Simmons returns to practice and other Sixers notes

Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Some injury updates and a peek into how the All-Star guard looked on his first day back. After holding out across the country in Los Angeles during the opening two-plus weeks of the 2021-22 season, Ben Simmons debuted at Philadelphia 76ers practice Sunday afternoon. Among Tobias Harris, Matisse Thybulle, Furkan Korkmaz and head coach Doc Rivers, the consensus evaluation on the star guard’s return was “good.” Harris said Simmons “it was cool” to have his teammate back on the floor, that he “looked great” and appears in good...
The Sixer Sense Oct 12, 2021

GRADES: Shorthanded Sixers scorch Nets in preseason

On a night where Ben Simmons made his return to the team, albeit mid-game and still lacking clarity, the Sixers backcourt played masterfully. Tobias Harris, Tyrese Maxey, Seth Curry, Matisse Thybulle, Shake Milton, and even Grant Riller were all out for an assortment of reasons and yet it did not matter. Isaiah Joe and Furkan […] GRADES: Shorthanded Sixers scorch Nets in preseason - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Sixer Sense Oct 8, 2021

Sixers: Pros and cons of starting Matisse Thybulle

The Philadelphia 76ers have begun their 2021 preseason without their starting guard Ben Simmons. As the season approaches, will the Sixers coaching staff consider starting Matisse Thybulle? Protecting the basket was an ingredient in the 76ers’ recipe for success last season. At the end of the 2020-21 regular season, the Sixers were ranked third in defense. Throughout the […] Sixers: Pros and cons of starting Matisse Thybulle - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Liberty Ballers Oct 1, 2021
In the absence of Ben Simmons, Matisse Thybulle’s development carries even greater weight for the Sixers

In the absence of Ben Simmons, Matisse Thybulle’s development carries even greater weight for the Sixers

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports The third-year wing’s offensive progress could help determine how much the Sixers miss Ben Simmons defensively. On a summer day in San Diego, Matisse Thybulle wanted to go surfing, so he dialed his Philadelphia 76ers teammate, Tobias Harris, and asked if they could push back the work out they had scheduled. But this was a business trip. Tobias Harris would not allow for that. There will be no surfing, was the retort. They were in the midst of a basketball-centered rendezvous to Southern California, aimed at accomplishing a few goals....
ClutchPoints Sep 30, 2021
Matisse Thybulle’s massive offseason move that will please Joel Embiid, Sixers

Matisse Thybulle’s massive offseason move that will please Joel Embiid, Sixers

Now that the Philadelphia 76ers have two full days of training camp under their belts, early standouts are starting to arise. One player who was brought up a lot during media availability on Wednesday was defensive specialist Matisse Thybulle. The 24-year-old is getting ready for his third season in the league and seems ready to […] The post Matisse Thybulle’s massive offseason move that will please Joel Embiid, Sixers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Liberty Ballers Sep 28, 2021
Out of Site: Episode 58 on how Matisse Thybulle’s Olympic experience impacts Sixers

Out of Site: Episode 58 on how Matisse Thybulle’s Olympic experience impacts Sixers

Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Tom West joins Adio to discuss how Thybulle’s time in Tokyo can help the team, plus share their thoughts on Sixers Media Day. SIXERS BASKETBALL IS INCOMING! Tom West joins host Adio Royster to talk about the experience Matisse Thybulle had at this summer’s Olympics in Tokyo. The pair discuss the myth of the “Olympic Bump” as it pertains to Thybulle. Will he have the same kind of year as other NBA players have had after playing in the Olympics prior to an NBA season? There were markers and signs that it’s possible. In the second...
Liberty Ballers Sep 27, 2021
Matisse Thybulle is ready to learn from his Olympic experience

Matisse Thybulle is ready to learn from his Olympic experience

Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Thybulle helped Australia’s men’s basketball team win their first ever Olympic medal this summer, and values what he gained from the whole experience. The summer of 2021 was an important one for Matisse Thybulle. For the first time, he suited up to compete in the Olympics, as he headed to Tokyo to represent Team Australia. He took on a valuable role for the Boomers and got to come home with a bronze medal, an achievement made even more special due to the fact that it was the first ever Olympic medal for Australia men’s basketball. As...
ClutchPoints Sep 24, 2021
Sixers star Ben Simmons was thrown under bus, says Matisse Thybulle

Sixers star Ben Simmons was thrown under bus, says Matisse Thybulle

Ben Simmons is having one of the worst offseasons of his NBA career. Ever since the final buzzer sounded in Game 7 of their Eastern Conference Semifinals matchup against the Atlanta Hawks, the Philadelphia 76ers point guard has been the target of criticisms—veiled or direct—coming from all angles. Most notably, Doc Rivers and Joel Embiid’s […] The post Sixers star Ben Simmons was thrown under bus, says Matisse Thybulle appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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