5:11 AM EST, Wed January 18, 2017
Liberty Ballers 5 hours ago
Raptors-Sixers Preview: The Next Major Test

Raptors-Sixers Preview: The Next Major Test

Toronto enters the Embiid Zone. You know you’ve found something special when less than 30 games into an athlete’s professional career, a fanbase with notably high expectations continues to say, “I’m just running out of things to say about him,” and they actually mean it positively. (Best wishes, Arnett) Joel Embiid is incredible, and unsurprisingly, when the team around him plays in a way that accentuates his strengths and backs him up competently, the team is pretty good, too. Well, maybe not unsurprisingly. This is all surprising. Joel Embiid is the first player in NBA history...
CSN Philly 15 hours ago

T.J. McConnell (wrist) in a splint, doubtful to play for Sixers Wednesday

Sixers point guard T.J. McConnell is doubtful for Wednesday's home game against the Raptors with a right wrist sprain.McConnell was in a splint at practice
FOX Sports 5 hours ago

Embiid, 76ers brace for Raptors

PHILADELPHIA -- Joel Embiid can only hope he has done enough to earn a spot in the NBA All-Star Game.
FOX Sports 13 hours ago

Philadelphia 76ers Robert Covington Wrecks Toronto Raptors

Certain NBA players feast on specific opponents. So far, the NBA team that brings out the best of Robert Covington is the Toronto RaptorsThe Philadelphia 76ers are a very improved team. It wasn't too difficult, as the team was coming out of a 10-72 season. That's a memory Robert Covingto...
FOX Sports 6 hours ago
Is Ben Simmons Debuting on January 27th?

Is Ben Simmons Debuting on January 27th?

The Philadelphia 76ers just had one of their games picked up by national television. Shortly after, Ben Simmons dropped an interesting post on Instagram.The Philadelphia 76ers don't often get nationally televised games. They aren't a playoff team, of course, and they actually hadn't...
FOX Sports 30 mins ago

Who Joins Philadelphia 76ers Ben Simmons In Backcourt?

Is the cat out of the bag? Will Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons join the team on January 27? If so, who joins Ben Simmons in the backcourt?The Philadelphia 76ers are hot right now, and a little askew from center. You see, this team has had the benefit of no more than 13 healthy players seemi...
FOX Sports 15 hours ago
Embiid Not Likely to Get Minutes Restriction Increased This Season

Embiid Not Likely to Get Minutes Restriction Increased This Season

Joel Embiid is likely not going to see his minutes restriction bumped up from the 28 minutes he's currently seeing for the Philadelphia 76ersthis seasonThis year has been all about Joel Embiid for the Philadelphia 76ers. The 7-foot-2 Cameroonian that finally debuted for the Sixers this season...
Liberty Ballers 8 hours ago

Hakeem Olajuwon: “I can see myself” in Sixers center Joel Embiid

The Dream sees himself in the Sixers’ young phenom. It’s National Mentoring month and @Sixers rookie stud @JoelEmbiid gets some sage advice from Hall of Famer Hakeem @DR34M Olajuwon! pic.twitter.com/1QrGYdKYQi— NBA (@NBA) January 17, 2017 Joel Embiid’s...

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philly.com 8 hours ago

Point-counterpoint on Sixers issues

AS THE PROCESSORS basked in the afterglow of six wins in eight games (two against possible playoff teams), Daily News staffers Bob Cooney and Marcus Hayes sat down for a point-counterpoint on the club. They avoided directly addressing the situations of cornerstone players Joel The Process Embiid and tantalizing Ben Simmons, the No. 1 pick in the 2016 draft. No worry: There were other relevant questions. All aboard, everybody . . .
FOX Sports 16 hours ago
Milwaukee Bucks: Player Grades From 113-104 Loss To Philadelphia 76ers

Milwaukee Bucks: Player Grades From 113-104 Loss To Philadelphia 76ers

The Milwaukee Bucksare back to .500 after losing a disappointing game to the Philadelphia 76ers at home on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. How do the Bucks grade out in the loss?The Milwaukee Bucks are better than the Philadelphia 76ers, but Monday afternoon is a great example of why the teams play th...
FOX Sports 17 hours ago
Philadelphia 76ers Season Ending Starting Lineup

Philadelphia 76ers Season Ending Starting Lineup

As the Philadelphia 76ers sort through who can play, in what role, and with which teammates, the ultimate goal is determining who makes the ultimate starting lineupThe Philadelphia 76ers are professionals when it comes to the experimentation of various lineups, combinations, and personnel strategi...
philly.com Jan 16, 2017

Smallwood: Who could Sixers get for Okafor?

IN THE PAST when discussing a trade of one of the Sixers three young centers, I've said Nerlens Noel was the one to move.
philly.com Jan 16, 2017

Embiid's strong second half lifts 76ers over Bucks

MILWAUKEE - When you talk to people around the NBA about 76ers rookie Joel Embiid and Milwaukee's Greek Freak, Giannis Antetokounmpo, the fourth-year forward, the praise laid upon the two is similar.
CSN Philly Jan 16, 2017

CSN NBA Insiders Notebook: Expectations for Durant, Cousins' next contract

In this edition of our CSN NBA Insiders Notebook, we look at expectations for Kevin Durant, DeMarcus Cousins' next contract and Joel Embiid's Twitter campaign to become an All-Star.
CSN Philly Jan 16, 2017

Instant Replay: Sixers 113, Bucks 104

The Sixers continued their resurgence in 2017 as they improved to 5-2 in the new year with a 113-104 win Monday over the Bucks. By Andrew Gruman
CSN Philly Jan 16, 2017

MRI on T.J. McConnell's wrist comes back negative; no timetable for return

An MRI on T.J. McConnell's right wrist came back negative, but Sixers coach Brett Brown isn't sure when his PG will return. By Andrew Gruman
FOX Sports Jan 16, 2017
How Many More Wins Does Ben Simmons Give Philadelphia 76ers?

How Many More Wins Does Ben Simmons Give Philadelphia 76ers?

The Philadelphia 76ers are still waiting on Ben Simmons to make his NBA debut. In the meantime, how much of an impact can he make for Philly this season?One of the biggest unknowns for the Philadelphia 76ers this season has to be rookie Ben Simmons. There is an obviously desire within the fanbase ...

Live updates: 76ers at Milwaukee Bucks

Can't get to a TV to watch this afternoon's 76ers game against the Bucks? We've got live updates right here. Tipoff at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee is set for just after 3:30 p.m.
FOX Sports Jan 16, 2017
5 Ways Ben Simmons Immediately Will Improve the Philadelphia 76ers

5 Ways Ben Simmons Immediately Will Improve the Philadelphia 76ers

Ben Simmons should be back and playing for the Philadelphia 76ers this season, but how will he improve this team that's doing quite well already?The Philadelphia 76ers have been pretty freakin' good in the last several games. The team has been streaking as of late, winning five of their ...
CSN Philly Jan 16, 2017

Sixers-Bucks 5 things: Joel Embiid back to face the 'Greek Freak'

Sixers at Bucks3:30 p.m. - CSN/CSNPhilly.com/streaming live on the NBCSports AppThe Sixers (12-26) look to get back in the win column when they

76ers Player News

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    Joel Embiid

    Hakeem Olajuwon: “I can see myself” in Sixers center Joel Embiid

  • 3 Ben Simmons

    Ben Simmons

    Who Joins Philadelphia 76ers Ben Simmons In Backcourt?

  • 1 T.J. McConnell

    T.J. McConnell

    T.J. McConnell (wrist) in a splint, doubtful to play for Sixers Wednesday

  • 1 Robert Covington

    Robert Covington

    Philadelphia 76ers Robert Covington Wrecks Toronto Raptors

  • 1 Gerald Henderson

    Gerald Henderson

    Philadelphia 76ers: Gerald Henderson, Role-Playing Starter

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