Philadelphia 76ers

2019-20 NBA Power Rankings: Philadelphia 76ers stall on top-10 fringe

The Philadelphia 76ers are dangerously close to implosion. The timeline is not official yet, but the Philadelphia 76ers will miss Ben Simmons for an extended period of time. His injury should spark concern for the Sixers’ season, as Philadelphia still hasn’t proven itself capable of winning...

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4 hours ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers, Sacramento Kings

Joel Embiid quietly dazzled as a passer while dropping career-high 49 points

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Looking at the box score for the Sixers’ 129-112 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday, Joel Embiid’s career-high 49 points could justifiably cause you to overlook his 3 assists. Not only did he surpass a milestone, Embiid’s scoring performance was the driving force...

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5 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia takes on Cleveland following Embiid's 49-point game

Philadelphia visits the Cleveland Cavaliers after Joel Embiid scored 49 points in the 76ers' 129-112 win over the Hawks

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7 hours ago, FOX Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, Cleveland Cavaliers

Sixers vs. Hawks Postgame Quotes: “Most important thing is that we bounced back and we got the win.”

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Philadelphia 76ers Brett Brown On Joel Embiid’s night… Just what you all would say: he was dominant. He was dominant making his free throws. He was dominant as an interior presence. Scoring that volume of points at that efficient of a rate is impressive. I thought...

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7 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks

GRADES: Philadelphia 76ers 129, Atlanta Hawks 112

The Philadelphia 76ers improve their league-best home record behind a career high from Joel Embiid. The Philadelphia 76ers came out of the gates firing as they scored 41 points in the first quarter. Joel Embiid, on what would eventually become a career performance, began the game hot, scoring 13 first...

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10 hours ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks

Embiid scores career-high 49, 76ers beat Hawks 129-112

Embiid scores career-high 49, 76ers beat Hawks 129-112

Joel Embiid scored a career-high 49 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, leading the Philadelphia 76ers to a 129-112 victory over the Atlanta Hawks

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13 hours ago, FOX Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks

Joel Embiid Scores Career-High 49 Points to Power 76ers Past Trae Young, Hawks

The Philadelphia 76ers improved their league-best home record to 27-2 by defeating the visiting Atlanta Hawks 129-112 at the Wells Fargo Center on Monday evening. What started out as a blowout turned into a nail-biter...

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13 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks

Sixers Bell Ringer: Game 58 - Big fourth quarter propels Sixers past Hawks

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports A new career-high 49 points for the big man For a refresher on our Bell Ringer series, take a look back at our first post of the season. Bell Ringer Standings Ben Simmons - 16Tobias Harris - 10Joel Embiid - 10Josh Richardson - 8Furkan Korkmaz - 6Matisse Thybulle - 3Al...

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16 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks

NBA Rumors: 76ers’ Ben Simmons could be out for an extended period

NBA Rumors: As Ben Simmons undergoes additional tests, it’s sounding more and more like he’ll be out of the Philadelphia 76ers’ lineup for an extended time As the Philadelphia 76ers attempt to right the ship on what has been a rocky first two-thirds of the regular season, it appears...

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16 hours ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Philadelphia 76ers

Sources: Back injury to sideline 76ers' Simmons

As the 76ers and Ben Simmons' management team work with doctors to evaluate a course of action on the All-Star's injured back, Simmons is expected to be sidelined for an undetermined period of time, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

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17 hours ago, ESPN, Philadelphia 76ers

Report: Ben Simmons 'Will Miss Time' for 76ers with Injury; Return Timeline TBD

Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons is undergoing treatment and is expected to miss time with a back injury, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN...

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17 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Philadelphia 76ers

Joel Embiid scores career-high 49 points in Sixers win over Hawks

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports The Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Atlanta Hawks Monday evening, 129-112. The Sixers improve to 36-22 on the season while the Hawks on the other hand fall to 17-42. Joel Embiid led the way for Philly, scoring a career-high 49 points to go along with 14 rebounds, 3...

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18 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks threaten comeback before falling short in Philadelphia, 129-112

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images The Atlanta Hawks made their way to Philadelphia on Monday night to face off against the Joel Embiid and the 76ers. The Hawks won their first two games back from the All-Star break and were looking to get a little streak going against a quality opponent. However,...

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18 hours ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers

Ben Simmons still undergoing further evaluation on back, “will miss time”

Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images Simmons’ injury and expected timetable to return is still unclear for now. Well, the latest update on the state of Ben Simmons is a vague but concerning one. After re-aggravating his lower back injury in Saturday’s game against the Milwaukee Bucks and leaving in...

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21 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers: Does history say Joel Embiid or Ben Simmons need to be traded?

A lot has been made of the fact that Ben Simmons likes to push the ball while Joel Embiid is more comfortable in a slow, halfcourt offense. Can the two co-exist successfully, or will one of them have to leave the Philadelphia 76ers? Here is a look at a history of similar pairings. It is […] Philadelphia...

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22 hours ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers cannot survive a Ben Simmons injury

The Philadelphia 76ers need Ben Simmons. A lot. The other day, I watched The Shining — an intense, disorienting look at a man’s descent into madness after watching the 2019-20 Sixers years of alcohol abuse and supressed rage. Anyway, the Philadelphia 76ers find themselves in a potentially...

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers: Dealing with Ben Simmons’ possible extended absence

After leaving the Philadelphia 76ers’ game against the Milwaukee Bucks with a back injury, Ben Simmons may miss extended time pending an MRI on Monday. Chills ran through Philadelphia 76ers fans everywhere on Saturday night when Ben Simmons went to the bench with a back injury against the Milwaukee...

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1 day ago, Hoops Habit, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers Player Rankings: Emergence of a star

In the first month of 2020, the Philadelphia 76ers saw the emergence of one of their young stars entering superstardom with his impressive play. Injuries will always be a part of the NBA, that was true for the Philadelphia 76ers in the month of January. The beginning of 2020 saw one of the Sixers stars...

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers, Sacramento Kings

Game 59: Hawks at 76ers

Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images The second “half” of the 2019-20 season has been kind to the Atlanta Hawks thus far, with Lloyd Pierce’s team picking up back-to-back victories. The team’s last outing was a comeback victory over Dallas and, in follow-up, the Hawks will hit the road...

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1 day ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers

Likely down two starters, Sixers welcome Hawks to Philadelphia

Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports The Trae Young show travels to the Northeast The Sixers’ medical staff did not have a banner weekend. Sure, injuries happen. But the plan to have Ben Simmons go to the locker room for treatment whenever he wasn’t in the game Saturday? Well, it’s not a surprise he left...

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1 day ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks

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