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Philadelphia 76ers: All-time favorite bracket, Part VI

Today, we trim our all-time favorite Philadelphia 76ers bracket to 16. After several close calls in the first round of our all-time favorite Philadelphia 76ers bracket, the second round began with a wave of blowouts. The winner received 90 percent of the vote in five of the eight matchups held yesterday....

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16 hours ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Olympics postponement affects many Philadelphia 76ers

The postponement of the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo to 2021 could have many ripple effects involving Philadelphia 76ers’ coaches and players, as well as former players. Brett Brown expected to be coaching this July — just not the Philadelphia 76ers. Brown was named the head coach of...

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18 hours ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Looking Forward to the NBA Draft: Tre Jones

Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports The search for potential backup point guards continues Tre Jones is a 6-foot-3, 185-pound sophomore point guard from Duke, coming off a season in which he was named the 2020 ACC Player of the Year. On paper, Jones fits the bill of the typical Sixers draft prospect — a ball-handler...

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20 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

NBC Sports Philly airing Bucks at Sixers on Christmas Day and more

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Social distancing would be a lot easier if we had live sports. Unfortunately, social distancing and live sports are mutually exclusive. But how about the next best thing? NBC Sports Philadelphia will air three Sixers replays this week. Tuesday night features the Sixers’...

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1 day ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Milwaukee Bucks

76ers managing partners donating Chromebooks to Philadelphia students

The Philadelphia 76ers managing partners are doing their part amid the coronavirus outbreak. Josh Harris and David Blitzer are donating 10,000 Chromebooks to students in the Philadelphia school district, according to the Philly Inquirers Keith Pompey.  With the NBA season on pause and schools having...

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1 day ago, Yardbarker, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers: Al Horford can’t become Nicholas Batum

The one thing that can’t happen for the Philadelphia 76ers and Al Horford is that he becomes what Nicolas Batum is to the Charlotte Hornets. The signing of Al Horford this summer has become pretty bad pretty quick. While it’s proven to be a bad move to sign him by the Philadelphia 76ers this...

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers: All-time favorite bracket, Part V

Our quest to determine the Philadelphia 76ers’ all-time favorite player continues. The first round is done, which means the Round of 32 is upon us. We are edging closer to determining the fans’ all-time favorite player in Philadelphia 76ers history. We will cover half the remaining bracket...

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

76ers' Josh Harris, David Blitzer to Buy 10K Laptops for Philadelphia Students

Philadelphia 76ers managing partner Josh Harris and co-managing partner David Blitzer are buying 10,000 laptops for students in the area...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons, the NBA’s best 3-point manufacturer

The Philadelphia 76ers’ point guard has a special gift for finding open teammates. He doesn’t shoot threes. That is what disqualifies Ben Simmons as a top 15-20 player in today’s league for many. His lack of jump shot makes him one of the most polarizing players in today’s game....

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Tokyo Olympics officially rescheduled for Summer 2021

Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images Team USA will have to wait at least 16 months to avenge their disappointing 2019 FIBA World Cup showing After a disappointing 7th place finish at last year’s FIBA World Cup, Team USA Basketball had been looking forward to re-staking its claim as the dominant team...

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1 day ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Members of The Process Universe as ‘Tiger King’ Characters

Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images Comparing one national phenomenon to another. As nearly all of America’s non-essential workers have been required to stay home to combat the spread of COVID-19, and as the NBA, MLB, NHL and NFL have all completely halted proceedings for the time being, a massive...

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2 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

NBA: Looking back at the thrilling 2001 Eastern Conference Semifinals between the 76ers-Raptors

Looking back at the thrilling series between the Philadelphia 76ers and Toronto Raptors in the 2001 Eastern Conference Semifinals. The 2001 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals between the Philadelphia 76ers and Toronto Raptors was epic. It was a five-star seven-game blockbuster of a series. And oh yeah,...

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2 days ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Philadelphia 76ers, Toronto Raptors

Philadelphia 76ers: All-time favorite bracket, Part IV

Our quest to determine the masses’ favorite Philadelphia 76ers player of all-time continues. The end has come… for round one, that is. Our all-time favorite Philadelphia 76ers bracket reaches the final stretch of the first round. We have completed 24 of 32 matchups thus far, and shortly,...

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2 days ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers should monitor the Houston Rockets moving forward

The Philadelphia 76ers could benefit in several ways if the Houston Rockets decides the change the direction of their franchise. Before the NBA season was paused due to the coronavirus outbreak (per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN), the Houston Rockets were arguably in a make it or break it a year. Despite...

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2 days ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers, Houston Rockets

The Sixers need to maximize Al Horford, not trade him

Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images What if the Sixers didn’t pull the ripcord entirely this offseason? Before diving deeper, let’s start with an agreement: Al Horford was a disappointment this past season. There were clear expectations for Horford, who signed a four-year, $109 million contract...

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3 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Kyle O’Quinn conducts a Twitter Q&A

Photo by Chris Elise/NBAE via Getty Images Oh, those lazy quarantine afternoons... It has now been two-and-a-half weeks since our last taste of NBA basketball, and we’re all in the deep throes of that roundball withdrawal. To help pass the time during another afternoon without professional sports,...

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3 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers: All-time favorite bracket, Part III

The games continue, and these Philadelphia 76ers legends are on deck. As anticipated, day two of our favorite Sixers bracket yielded more upsets. A wave of apparent recency bias hit the voting body, with Mike Scott and Nik Stauskas both ousting Hall of Famers. But, that’s fine — it is, again,...

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3 days ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Looking forward to the NBA Draft: Joel Ayayi

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports What should Sixers fans think about the breakout sophomore guard from Gonzaga? After receiving multiple requests from DaTruth4life3.0 in the comments section, I decided not only to scout Joel Ayayi, but to craft an entire video devoted to him. Hope you all enjoy, and let...

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4 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Suns' Mikal Bridges Beats 76ers' Matisse Thybulle in NBA 2K Twitch Live Stream

The Philadelphia 76ers were handed a rare loss Friday night in more ways than one. For starters, the game was played at home, where Philly has been almost unbeatable with a record of 29-2...

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4 days ago, Bleacher Report, Philadelphia 76ers, Phoenix Suns

Real Bridges & Virtual Bridges Shine in Win Over Thybulle's 76ers

Two defensive specialists went head-to-head on the virtual hardwood Friday afternoon as Mikal Bridges and Matisse Thybulle battled it on NBA 2K20 on Twitch.

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4 days ago, Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Suns, Philadelphia 76ers

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