1:06 AM EDT, Fri May 25, 2018
9 hours ago

Joel Embiid misses out on supermax contract

After making All-NBA Second Team, Joel Embiid will not receive the supermax contract next season. The NBA released their annual All-NBA teams, with most selections matching expectations. LeBron James and James Harden were unanimously selected to the first team, while Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid is listed as the second team center. Anthony Davis, who is […] Joel Embiid misses out on supermax contract - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
13 hours ago

Sixers draft profile: Dzanan Musa

Arguably the second-best international prospect in the 2018 class, Dzanan Musa might be on the Philadelphia 76ers’ radar late in the first round. The 2018 NBA Draft class doesn’t feature a particularly strong crop of international talent. Outside of Luka Doncic, Dzanan Musa and Elie Okobo are the only names generating first round interest. Both […] Sixers draft profile: Dzanan Musa - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
14 hours ago

A reminder that Robert Covington is good at basketball

The NBA All-Defense teams gave Philadelphia 76ers fans a reminder of how good Robert Covington can be. The Philadelphia 76ers‘ playoff run ended on a sour note, with the Boston Celtics rolling through the conference semis in five games. There were issues throughout the rotation, but nobody struggled to produce as much as Robert Covington. […] A reminder that Robert Covington is good at basketball - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
17 hours ago

Sixers draft profile: Trae Young

Trae Young is one of the most polarizing prospects in this year’s class. He’s also somebody the Philadelphia 76ers need to take a serious look at. One of the best stories in college basketball last season was Trae Young. The diminutive guard from Oklahoma was never considered a one-and-done prospect in high school, but quickly […] Sixers draft profile: Trae Young - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 23, 2018

Sixers draft profile: Trevon Duval

The former five-star recruit spent all season tumbling down draft boards. Can the Philadelphia 76ers unlock his potential? Trevon Duval entered the 2017-18 season as a projected lottery pick. The Uber-athletic point guard was set to lead one of the most potent offenses in college basketball, playing the role of set-up man for Marvin Bagley […] Sixers draft profile: Trevon Duval - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 23, 2018

Why Brett Brown deserves to keep his job

Brett Brown led the Philadelphia 76ers to a 24-win increase this season. Despite being out-coached by Brad Stevens in the playoffs, he shouldn’t be fired. The quote below is from Brad Botkin’s article celebrating rookies Ben Simmons and Donovan Mitchell’s stellar play in the playoffs, but the quote involving the Golden State Warriors could easily […] Why Brett Brown deserves to keep his job - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 23, 2018

2018 NBA Mock Draft 7.0

With the lottery and combine behind us, let’s rehash our projections for the 2018 NBA Draft. The 2018 NBA Draft doesn’t go down until June 21. That won’t stop us from making projections. Despite some interesting twists on lottery night, the Philadelphia 76ers stood pat with the 10th overall pick. That gives them two first […] 2018 NBA Mock Draft 7.0 - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 23, 2018

Should the Philadelphia 76ers look to replace Robert Covington?

Robert Covington, one of the Philadelphia 76ers’ top role players, struggled to make shots and didn’t consistently live up to his reputation as a great defender during the playoffs. Now in the offseason, should the Sixers look to get a better starting small forward? The above quote is from this article I wrote making the case […] Should the Philadelphia 76ers look to replace Robert Covington? - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 22, 2018

Is it time to give up on TLC?

After a promising rookie year, Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot had an on-and-off second season with the Philadelphia 76ers. And with many new young players set to take on bigger roles, is TLC losing his place on this team? Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot was a starter for the Philadelphia 76ers at one point in the year. But as the year […] Is it time to give up on TLC? - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 22, 2018

WANTED: Someone with a jump shot (part 3)

The Philadelphia 76ers have four second round picks that should not be overlooked. Good shooters will be available when the Sixers are on the clock in the second round. How the Sixers use these second rounders will be an important part of the overall success of the draft. Second round success stories are always heart-warming […] WANTED: Someone with a jump shot (part 3) - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 22, 2018

Sixers might still have an outside shot at Luka Doncic

If Luka Doncic slides on draft night, the Philadelphia 76ers need to seriously consider pushing for a trade. This past weekend marked the first time all season that Luka Doncic was exposed to a large audience in the United States. NBA TV carried the first set of matchups in the Euroleague Final 4, featuring Real […] Sixers might still have an outside shot at Luka Doncic - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 22, 2018

Sixers draft profile: Zhaire Smith

The freshman from Texas Tech soared up draft boards during the second half of the NCAA season, but is he good enough to warrant a top-10 selection from the Philadelphia 76ers? Zhaire Smith, an 18-year-old wing player out of Texas Tech, is a positionless basketball player. At only 6-4, Zhaire Smith can defend power forwards […] Sixers draft profile: Zhaire Smith - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 21, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers enter 2018 NBA draft with six pack of picks

After a surprisingly successful season, the Philadelphia 76ers enter the 2018 NBA Draft with specific needs and a six pack of draft picks. But how should the team play this draft? The answer to that could be critical to achieving an NBA Championship someday The fans of the Philadelphia 76ers know the 2018 NBA Draft […] Philadelphia 76ers enter 2018 NBA draft with six pack of picks - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 21, 2018

Should the Sixers pick up Richaun Holmes’ option?

Richaun Holmes’ future with the Philadelphia 76ers is becoming increasingly unclear. The Philadelphia 76ers are entering what is arguably the most important offseason in franchise history. They’ll have a chance to attract the likes of LeBron James and Paul George, both of whom would make them championship contenders. Kawhi Leonard is potentially on the table […] Should the Sixers pick up Richaun Holmes’ option? - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
May 21, 2018

WANTED: Someone with a jump shot (part 2)

The Philadelphia 76ers’ 26th pick in the draft should not be forgotten about and shooting still needs to be the priority as the first round closes out. The 26th pick is an important one and it should be valued accordingly. In the past years the Philadelphia 76ers have used picks like this to get “draft […] WANTED: Someone with a jump shot (part 2) - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More