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Liberty Ballers 4 hours ago
Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons to square off again in NBA All-Star Game

Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons to square off again in NBA All-Star Game

Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports With Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons set to make their fourth and third NBA All-Star Game appearances, respectively, Philadelphia fans tuned in last night to see if the Sixers teammates would be Team LeBron or Team Durant teammates as well. Alas, no. Team LeBron and Team Durant are set. Who you got pic.twitter.com/mw3nykmji0— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) March 5, 2021 Embiid was Kevin Durant’s second pick after Brooklyn teammate, Kyrie Irving, while Ben is once again staying in the Klutch family, selected as the second reserve...
The Sixer Sense 20 hours ago

Sixers podcast: Jazz drama | Fans in stands | Good chemistry

In this episode of The Sixer Sense Podcast, Lucas Johnson and Christopher Kline start off breaking down the recent victories going into the All-Star break. Recording right after the overtime victory at home against the Utah Jazz, the discussion bounces around from impact player to impact player, focusing on what it took for the Sixers […] Sixers podcast: Jazz drama | Fans in stands | Good chemistry - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Sixer Sense 21 hours ago

Sixers: Ben Simmons is best choice for Defensive Player of the Year

There’s plenty of things that have been said about the Philadelphia 76ers‘ All-Star Ben Simmons this season. He struggled offensively to begin the year and was included in James Harden trade rumors. However, as the All-Star break begins, there’s one other thing that should be associated with Simmons and that is becoming the front runner of […] Sixers: Ben Simmons is best choice for Defensive Player of the Year - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Liberty Ballers Mar 3, 2021
Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers end season’s first half on high note with overtime win over Utah

Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers end season’s first half on high note with overtime win over Utah

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Sixers Bell Ringer Season Standings: Joel Embiid - 15Ben Simmons - 7Tobias Harris - 6Shake Milton - 4Tyrese Maxey - 1Dakota Mathias - 1Matisse Thybulle - 1 Right before the All-Star break, Sixers fans were treated to one last highly entertaining basketball game to close out the season’s first half. Tonight’s contest had playoff-like intensity, with Donovan Mitchell picking up two technical fouls to get the ol’ heave-ho, a lot of chirping about the officiating, and plenty of trolling or bitter comments after the game. Facing the team...
The Sixer Sense Mar 3, 2021

GRADES: Sixers fight off Jazz in overtime

The two best teams from each conference went head-to-head on this night. The Sixers needed an extra period just to escape with a win against a very good Utah Jazz team. When the ball tipped off, both teams tried to establish their offense with their signature systems. The Jazz ran pick-and-rolls and launched a ton […] GRADES: Sixers fight off Jazz in overtime - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Liberty Ballers Mar 3, 2021
Sixers vs. Jazz: 2nd Half Thread

Sixers vs. Jazz: 2nd Half Thread

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Game Details Who: Philadelphia 76ers vs. Utah Jazz When: 7:00 pm ET Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA Watch: NBC Sports Philadelphia Listen: 97.5 The Fanatic Follow: @Liberty_Ballers
Liberty Ballers Mar 3, 2021
Sixers finish first half of season with test against Utah Jazz

Sixers finish first half of season with test against Utah Jazz

Jeffrey Swinger-USA TODAY Sports After the Philadelphia 76ers turned in a rough performance in a 112-109 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday, they bounced back with one of their most well-rounded games of the season on Monday. The Sixers defeated the Indiana Pacers, 130-114, leading by as much as 31 points. Philly took control throughout the game thanks to continued two-way excellence from Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid, stellar defense before their starters rested, more confident three-point shooting, and a big contribution from the bench (Shake Milton led the way...
Liberty Ballers Mar 2, 2021
Report: NBA planning to lift restrictions on two-way contracts

Report: NBA planning to lift restrictions on two-way contracts

Photo by Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Paul Reed could have a better chance to get a few minutes for the Sixers now. NBA insider Shams Charania has reported that the NBA plans to remove the 50-game limit on all two-way contracts for the remaining season and postseason. This move will essentially open up an additional two roster spots on all NBA teams. Many teams have found themselves shorthanded as their players have battled the COVID-19 pandemic and injuries. Sources: The NBA and NBPA are planning to eliminate the 50-game limit for two-way contract players this season and to...
Liberty Ballers Mar 2, 2021
Out of Site: Episode 30 with Tom West | Out Now

Out of Site: Episode 30 with Tom West | Out Now

Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/ Since the win over the Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers all star guard Ben Simmons has been on.. a.. TEAR! Defensively, Simmons continues to be at the very least a first team All-NBA defender and should be in the conversation for defensive player of the year. Offensively, Simmons has been unlocked in ways we haven’t seen too often in the career of one Benjamin David Simmons. Tom West joins Adio on the Out of Site podcast to discuss this stretch of games in which Simmons is playing the best basketball of his career and giving us a glimpse of...
The Sixer Sense Mar 2, 2021

Philadelphia 76ers: Victor Oladipo becoming most obtainable star

As the season has progressed it’s become clear that the Philadelphia 76ers need a player who can create their own offense and offense for others. However, realistically, there aren’t that many players that fit that bill who are available leading up to the trade deadline. Players like Bradley Beal, Zach LaVine, and Kyle Lowry have […] Philadelphia 76ers: Victor Oladipo becoming most obtainable star - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Sixer Sense Mar 1, 2021

GRADES: Sixers top Pacers with all-around dominance

The Sixers broke a streak of subpar and disappointing games as they dominated the Pacers in Tobias Harris’ absence. The Philadelphia 76ers started off on a ridiculously good foot tonight, pushing heavily on the offensive end. Seth Curry displayed just how great this half of basketball would be by hitting a triple on his first […] GRADES: Sixers top Pacers with all-around dominance - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Liberty Ballers Mar 1, 2021
Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers dominant on both ends in win over Indiana

Sixers Bell Ringer: Sixers dominant on both ends in win over Indiana

Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/ Note: No traditional recap post for this game. Sixers Bell Ringer Season Standings: Joel Embiid - 15Ben Simmons - 7Tobias Harris - 6Shake Milton - 3Tyrese Maxey - 1Dakota Mathias - 1Matisse Thybulle - 1 For a change, the Philadelphia 76ers were on the right side of a lopsided 3-point disparity, knocking down 15 triples, to just eight for the Indiana Pacers, in a convincing 130-114 victory. Philadelphia took control in the second quarter, outscoring Indiana 39-23 in the period to lead by 17 at the half. The Sixers then broke the game wide open...
Liberty Ballers Mar 1, 2021
Sixers vs. Pacers: 1st Half Thread

Sixers vs. Pacers: 1st Half Thread

Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports Game Details Who: Philadelphia 76ers vs. Indiana Pacers When: 7:00 pm ET Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA Watch: NBC Sports Philadelphia Listen: 97.5 The Fanatic Follow: @Liberty_Ballers
The Sixer Sense Mar 1, 2021

Sixers podcast: New schedule | Dynasty potential | Maxey for Lowry?

On this podcast episode of The Sixer Sense Podcast, we welcome longtime award-winning Philadelphia sports personality, Neil Hartman, to discuss the current state of the Sixers. We start things off with the roller coaster week the Sixers had recently. Lucas Johnson, Christopher Kline, and Neil Hartman dive into details regarding the huge win against the […] Sixers podcast: New schedule | Dynasty potential | Maxey for Lowry? - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Sixer Sense Mar 1, 2021

Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons’ best defensive games

What do R.J. Barrett, Pascal Siakam, Markelle Fultz, Russell Westbrook, the entire Pacers’ team, De’Aaron Fox, Damian Lillard, and Luka Doncic all have in common? You guessed it, they all have been shut down by the NBA’s most versatile defender, Ben Simmons. Speed demons like Fox, elite shooters like Lillard, crafty creators like Doncic, and […] Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons’ best defensive games - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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    Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons to square off again in NBA All-Star Game

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    Embiid, Harris lead 76ers to OT victory over Jazz

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    GRADES: Sixers top Pacers with all-around dominance

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    Sixers finish first half of season with test against Utah Jazz

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