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Philadelphia 76ers: James Ennis struggling to adjust

Out of all the players that the Philadelphia 76ers traded for at the NBA trade deadline, only one of them is struggling to adjust to his surroundings. Being traded is never an easy process, especially when the trade occurs mid-season. The Philadelphia 76ers made several mid-season trades and, as expected,...

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1 hour ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

PLAYER GRADES: Portland Trail Blazers 130, Philadelphia 76ers 115

The Philadelphia 76ers got walloped in their second game of Joel Embiid’s latest absence. With Joel Embiid missing his second straight game due to knee soreness, the Philadelphia 76ers hosted the Portland Trail Blazers for a Saturday matinee. The first half was largely positive, with the Sixers...

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3 hours ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers, Portland Trail Blazers

Without Embiid, Sixers Get Pounded by Portland

So many offensive rebounds given up ... so many points in the paint. You know how there’s that thing in the NFL about a west coast team coming east to play a 1pm game against an east coast opponent? That scenario is usually beneficial to the east coast team. The Portland Trail Blazers traveled to play...

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8 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Portland Trail Blazers

Sixers Bell Ringer: Game 60 - Ripped apart by Portland

Maybe the Blazers are an elite morning team? For a refresher on what constitutes a Bell Ringer, please reference the initial post. Bell Ringer Season Standings: Joel Embiid - 21Ben Simmons - 16Jimmy Butler - 8JJ Redick - 6Robert Covington - 1Dario Saric - 1T.J. McConnell - 1Furkan Korkmaz - 1Landry Shamet...

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8 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Portland Trail Blazers

Philadelphia 76ers: How Tobias Harris is fitting in so far

Once on the outside looking in at the elite of the Eastern Conference, the Philadelphia 76ers made a deadline blockbuster trade to acquire Tobias Harris. The Philadelphia 76ers took another progressive step in The Process in the lead up to this trade deadline when they acquired Tobias Harris, Boban Marjanovic...

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9 hours ago, Hoops Habit, Philadelphia 76ers

Sixers vs. Trail Blazers: Game Thread

Game Info Who: Portland Trail Blazers vs. Philadelphia 76ers When: 1:00 pm EST Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA Watch: NBC Sports Philadelphia Listen: 97.5 The Fanatic Follow: @Liberty_Ballers Prospective Starters

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11 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Portland Trail Blazers

A Portland Trail Blazers Q&A with Sagar Trika of Early Bird Rights

The Sixers look to avenge one of their worst losses of this season In the second game post All-Star Break, the Sixers host the Portland Trail Blazers, a team that dominated them a few months back during the Sixers’ first west coast trip. That December 30th matchup was the second fewest points the Sixers...

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14 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Portland Trail Blazers

Gameday Thread: Blazers at 76ers

Portland tips off in Philly at 10:00 am (yes, am!) on NBC Sports Northwest. Portland Trail Blazers at Philadelphia 76ers Tip-off: 10:00 amWatch: NBC Sports Northwest

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15 hours ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers, Philadelphia 76ers

Sixers Want to Trail Blaze Past Portland

See what I did there? (Admittedly, that’s not my best pun work, but you make the best with what you have, right?) Thursday night, the Philadelphia 76ers opened their post-All-Star break campaign against the Miami Heat at the Wells Fargo Center. There was no Joel Embiid. The team scored 106 points, even...

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17 hours ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Portland Trail Blazers

Gran Partido de Marjanovic Ante los Heat

Por Miguel Ángel Martín, Columnista de Sixers.com

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1 day ago, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers should experiment with Justin Patton

The Philadelphia 76ers have a rare chance to experiment at the center position with their franchise big man out with injury. With the recent news coming out that the Philadelphia 76ers starting center Joel Embiid will be out with a sore knee, the franchise has a chance to see what it has at the center...

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Blazers at 76ers Preview: 10am PT Tip!

The Blazers arrive in the City of Brotherly Love looking for another road win. Portland Trail Blazers (35-23) at Philadelphia 76ers (38-21) Saturday, February 23 - 10:00am PTBlazers injuries: Evan Turner (out)Sixers injuries: Joel Embiid (out), Zaire Smith (out), Furkan Korkmaz (out)How to watch on...

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1 day ago, Blazer's Edge, Portland Trail Blazers, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers Rookie Report: Zhaire Smith update

Philadelphia 76ers rookie Zhaire Smith now has a clear outlook and expectations going into the second half of the season. With most of this week overshadowed by the All-Star break, there was only one game the Philadelphia 76ers played in before this rookie report. However, despite Joel Embiid and Ben...

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers: Use Boban Marjanovic on a case-by-case basis

The Philadelphia 76ers should not cement Boban Marjanovic as the full-time backup center. In five games since the Tobias Harris trade, the Philadelphia 76ers are 4-1, with their only loss coming in narrow fashion to the Boston Celtics. Boban Marjanovic has consumed significant minutes in each game, even...

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Former National Earl Lloyd an NBA Barrier Breaker

In honor of Black History Month, our latest episode of the Sixers History podcast looks back on the life and care

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1 day ago, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia 76ers

Oozing optimism for Philadelphia 76ers’ Zhaire Smith

The Philadelphia 76ers’ 10th pick in the 2018 NBA Draft , Mikal Bridges, was flipped for the Phoenix Suns’ 16th overall pick Zhaire Smith. Zhaire Smith joined the Philadelphia 76ers‘ infamous laundry list of rookies that suffered season altering injuries following an apparent “Jones...

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1 day ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

The 76ers beat the Miami Heat, but there was plenty of room for improvement defensively

The Sixers allow 112 points per game on average. In home games the number is unsurprisingly lower, just 109.6. On Thursday they held the Miami Heat to just 102 points. All of this would suggest that defense was not a problem for the team, who was without the services of it’s Defensive Player of the...

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1 day ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Miami Heat

Miami Heat: Ben Simmons and Philadelphia 76ers ego too much for Heat

The Miami Heat fell 106-102 to the Philadelphia 76ers last night in Wells Fargo Center, unfortunately, cementing the Heat’s spot as the 9th seed in the Eastern Conference. With the Miami Heat not being able to keep up with the grit of the Philadelphia 76ers, the Heat saw another game escape them...

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1 day ago, All U Can Heat, Miami Heat, Philadelphia 76ers

Posidelphia: Attitude, Jimmy Butler, And How Sixers Fans Can Help The Team Win A Title

I have a dear friend who says I should preface my long articles with a summary so people can get the point even if they don’t want to read the whole thing. I don’t do this because my feeling is that the “point” of my articles is the journey, not the destination. It doesn’t really matter all that much...

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1 day ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Sixers Hype Train is Steaming Down the Track

This hype train is gaining serious steam ... ALL ABOARD! (If you haven’t already gotten on) In case you missed it, Philadelphia 76ers fans, this happened this week: This week's cover: Processing... Re-previewing the Eastern Conference: The real season starts now https://t.co/FJ0TQ8xNKe pic.twitter.com/Y8e0905rpf—...

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1 day ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

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