6:50 PM EST, Sun December 09, 2018
6 hours ago

Philadelphia 76ers Player of the Week: Jimmy Butler carries the load

The Philadelphia 76ers needed Jimmy Butler to carry the offensive load for the week with Joel Embiid struggling and the star wing delivered. It was the first time this season that star Joel Embiid wasn’t absolutely dominant throughout a week, to be quite honest he struggled mightily. Regardless if it was because of fatigue or […] Philadelphia 76ers Player of the Week: Jimmy Butler carries the load - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
10 hours ago

How come the Philadelphia 76ers want to get rid of Furkan Korkmaz?

The Philadelphia 76ers have a great need for shooters yet they are severing ties with one of its best in Furkan Korkmaz after the season. What is up with that?; as the move mystifies many fans. Hypothetically, let’s say Philadelphia 76ers general manager Elton Brand received a phone call from another team’s GM and the conversation […] How come the Philadelphia 76ers want to get rid of Furkan Korkmaz? - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
12 hours ago

Philadelphia 76ers need to give younger players an opportunity

The Philadelphia 76ers need to test out their younger pieces. There are four legitimate contenders in the Eastern Conference. The Toronto Raptors and Boston Celtics are prohibitive favorites, with the Milwaukee Bucks and Philadelphia 76ers gaining steam. One thing separates the Sixers from the pack, though — and not in a good way. Right now, […] Philadelphia 76ers need to give younger players an opportunity - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 8, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: Joel Embiid unhappy with role since Jimmy Butler trade

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is averaging under 14 points per game in his last three outings. Following a disappointing loss in Toronto on Wednesday, the Philadelphia 76ers got Joel Embiid some much-needed rest in Friday’s victory over Detroit. The All-Star was playing his worst basketball of the season in the three games prior, averaging […] Philadelphia 76ers: Joel Embiid unhappy with role since Jimmy Butler trade - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 7, 2018

PLAYER GRADES: Philadelphia 76ers 117, Detroit Pistons 111

The Philadelphia 76ers won on the road in Detroit against the Pistons without Joel Embiid. The Detroit Pistons came out strong in the first half dominating the block and procuring a 15-point lead in third quarter before the Philadelphia 76ers began tightening on defense. Blake Griffin had another big performance against Philadelphia posting 31 points […] PLAYER GRADES: Philadelphia 76ers 117, Detroit Pistons 111 - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 7, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers Rookie Report: Landry Shamet and Shake Milton play

There’s not many takeaways for the Philadelphia 76ers rookies in a relatively quiet week, but despite that, two of the rookies still made an impact. This past week was relatively slow compared to the previous rookie report. Surely the disappointing loss to the Toronto Raptors and the Philadelphia 76ers as well as Joel Embiid being […] Philadelphia 76ers Rookie Report: Landry Shamet and Shake Milton play - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 7, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: Joel Embiid’s recent struggles signal need for extra rest

The Philadelphia 76ers need to schedule a rest game (or two) for Joel Embiid. Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid ranks fourth in the NBA in minutes played, trailing only Jrue Holiday, Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson. He’s averaging 34.3 per contest, embracing his newfound health and, on more than one occasion, stating he doesn’t want […] Philadelphia 76ers: Joel Embiid’s recent struggles signal need for extra rest - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 7, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers worked out Arron Afflalo, Sean Kilpatrick, others

The Philadelphia 76ers, who have an unfilled roster spot, recently worked out several veteran guards. In trading for Jimmy Butler, the Philadelphia 76ers also opened up their 15th roster spot. While the trade and buyout markets have been stressed ad nauseam, the front office may look to fill the void with a current free agent. […] Philadelphia 76ers worked out Arron Afflalo, Sean Kilpatrick, others - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 6, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers Player Rankings: New star and dynamic

The Philadelphia 76ers added a new star in the month of November, which changed the dynamic of the franchise’s power structure. Instead of having this as just the top five players of the month, this is ranking all the Philadelphia 76ers players that are currently on the roster. Players that were traded away (sorry Robert […] Philadelphia 76ers Player Rankings: New star and dynamic - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 6, 2018

NBA Draft 2019: Big Board 3.0

With December underway, we’re getting more familiar with the 2019 NBA Draft class. Who might the Philadelphia 76ers pursue? The 2018 NBA Draft and the 2019 NBA Draft will look very different. 2018 featured several elite bigs, whereas 2019 will place a heavy emphasis on perimeter talent. Duke also has a chance to represent the […] NBA Draft 2019: Big Board 3.0 - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 6, 2018

PLAYER GRADES: Toronto Raptors 113, Philadelphia 76ers 102

The Philadelphia 76ers’ four-game win streak ended on the road against the first-place Toronto Raptors. The Toronto Raptors defeated the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night by a score of 113-102. The Sixers kept it very close for most of the game but had trouble stopping the Raptors offense late in the game. Kawhi Leonard was […] PLAYER GRADES: Toronto Raptors 113, Philadelphia 76ers 102 - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 5, 2018

FanSided’s Fandom 250: Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid ranks 3rd among NBA players

FanSided’s Fandom 250 gave Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid some serious respect. The Fandom 250 has been released, ranking the best fanbases across multiple genres. The Cleveland Browns came in at No. 1, ousting the Philadelphia 76ers, who garnered a top-10 spot of their own. It’s hard to find a more deserving fanbase than the […] FanSided’s Fandom 250: Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid ranks 3rd among NBA players - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 5, 2018

Reaction to Philadelphia 76ers ranking in FanSided’s Fandom 250

The Philadelphia 76ers have been going in the right direction as a franchise for awhile now and fans along with FanSided’s Fandom 250 recognize it. Recently, FanSided has come out with “The ultimate ranking of fandoms…” called Fandom 250. These ranking are based on the fan support for a wide variety of things (including entertainment, […] Reaction to Philadelphia 76ers ranking in FanSided’s Fandom 250 - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 5, 2018

Ranking the Philadelphia 76ers’ top celebrity fans

Which celebrities find themselves on the sidelines at Philadelphia 76ers games? Celebrity courtside sightings have become an NBA staple. Jack Nicholson and Spike Lee have been long associated with the Lakers and Knicks. The celebrity magnetism of the NBA has helped the league transcend sports. The Philadelphia 76ers may not have the glitz and glam […] Ranking the Philadelphia 76ers’ top celebrity fans - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Dec 4, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers: Markelle Fultz finally has a diagnosis

After a season-plus, the Philadelphia 76ers finally have an official diagnosis for the struggling former first overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. It seems like it took forever. Ever since the beginning of last season, there hasn’t been a clear answer of what exactly has been going on with Philadelphia 76ers guard Markelle Fultz‘s […] Philadelphia 76ers: Markelle Fultz finally has a diagnosis - The Sixer Sense - The Sixer Sense - A Philadelphia 76ers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More