Philadelphia 76ers

Sixers vs. Bulls: 2nd Half Thread

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Who: Philadelphia 76ers vs. Chicago Bulls When: 7:00 pm ET Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA Watch: NBC Sports Philadelphia, ESPN Listen: 97.5 The Fanatic Follow: @Liberty_Ballers

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2 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Chicago Bulls

Philadelphia 76ers Player of the Week: Ben Simmons gets double-doubles

Without their franchise big man, the Philadelphia 76ers have been led by their star point guard this past week for better or worse. The absence of Joel Embiid has been felt as the Philadelphia 76ers has gone 1-2 this past week without their All-Star center. Still, there’s been some bright spots,...

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2 days ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers: Robert Covington has undeniable trade appeal

The Philadelphia 76ers are on the shortlist of contenders in the Robert Covington sweepstakes. Equal parts folk hero and scapegoat during his Philadelphia 76ers tenure, Robert Covington was a central piece in the Jimmy Butler trade last season. Now the Sixers may look to undo his departure and bring...

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2 days ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Sixers vs. Bulls: 1st Half Thread

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Who: Philadelphia 76ers vs. Chicago Bulls When: 7:00 pm ET Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA Watch: NBC Sports Philadelphia, ESPN Listen: 97.5 The Fanatic Follow: @Liberty_Ballers

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2 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Chicago Bulls

Sexers Week 11 Power Rankings

Making the 6th seed as sexy as it can be Really thought (to much of the commenters’ delight) that I was going to have to cancel the Sexers series after their miserable play sans Joel Embiid. While they haven’t met the overall sexpectations that the offseason was building to, they are still, like, good...

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2 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Sacramento Kings

Philadelphia 76ers: Al Horford’s contract is quickly becoming untradeable

The Philadelphia 76ers’ offseason prize has quickly turned sour. When All-Star big man Al Horford signed with the Philadelphia 76ers this summer, the move was met with cautious optimism. Four years, $109 million was a steep price tag for a guy on the wrong side of 30, but 76ers fans had seen how...

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2 days ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Sixers should keep Matisse Thybulle in starting lineup during Joel Embiid's absence

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images Thybulle is back in form after returning from injury, and making his case to stay in the starting five. It didn't take Matisse Thybulle long to look like his usual disruptive self after coming back from injury. After a bone bruise and right knee sprain...

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2 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Sixers look to keep things rolling at home against the Bulls

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Home is where the wins are The torches and pitchforks have been carefully laid to the side of the road, as the Philadelphia 76ers prevailed in what felt like a must-win situation Wednesday night against the Brooklyn Nets. Now, the Sixers retake the Wells Fargo Center...

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3 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Chicago Bulls

Philadelphia 76ers: Is a Joel Embiid-Ben Simmons split inevitable?

With the Philadelphia 76ers recent struggles, many have questioned whether it is time to split up the All-star duo of Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid. The Philadelphia 76ers have two of the most dynamic young stars in the league, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that their games complement each other...

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3 days ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

NBA Trade Rumors: Robert Covington Drawing Interest from 76ers, Rockets, Mavs

The Minnesota Timberwolves may be very busy before the Feb. 6 NBA trade deadline. Along with dealing Jeff Teague and Treveon Graham to the Atlanta Hawks for Allen Crabbe, the ...

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3 days ago, Bleacher Report, Philadelphia 76ers, Houston Rockets

Philadelphia 76ers: Tobias Harris keeping true on offseason promise

The Philadelphia 76ers’ $180 million man has kept his promise. The Philadelphia 76ers knew what they were getting when they acquired Tobias Harris from the Los Angeles Clippers last season. Harris was known as a reliable scorer that could put the ball in the basket from anywhere. What they also...

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3 days ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers: Is Brandon Ingram better than Ben Simmons?

The Philadelphia 76ers elected to pick Ben Simmons first overall in the 2016 NBA Draft. Was it the right decision in retrospect?  If you asked this question after watching the respective rookie campaigns of Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram, it wouldn’t have been much of a discussion. However,...

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3 days ago, The Sixer Sense, Philadelphia 76ers

Joel Embiid cleared for non-contact conditioning drills; to be evaluated in a week

Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images Joel Embiid had a follow-up visit with his surgeon. He has been cleared to do non-contact conditioning drills.Sixers say we should expect another update in about a week. pic.twitter.com/Z8iPIMM6nV— Serena Winters (@SerenaWinters) January 16, 2020 The Sixers...

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3 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Do the Sixers have a “Fun” problem?

Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports All work and no play makes the Sixers a dull team The Sixers aren’t living up to expectations so far this season and it’s causing some major frustration among the fans. Many of the issues that were overlooked in the offseason are starting to cause real problems that the...

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3 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

Sixers vs. Nets Postgame Quotes: “I really had to focus on, if I got the space, to just raise it up and shoot it.”

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Philadelphia 76ers Brett Brown On the success the team had pounding the paint… I thought we had some success doing that, for sure. The efficiency, overall, that we played with in the last period, the last five minutes especially, was impressive. Just getting the ball...

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4 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets

Philadelphia plays Chicago, seeks 6th straight home win

Philadelphia will try to keep its five-game home win streak alive when the 76ers face Chicago

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4 days ago, FOX Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, Chicago Bulls

Tobias Harris' 34 Points Help Ben Simmons, 76ers Defeat Kyrie Irving, Nets

The Philadelphia 76ers got a much-needed win on Wednesday night. As usual, it came at home. The Sixers pulled away from the Brooklyn Nets late in the fourth quarter, winning 117-106, ...

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4 days ago, Bleacher Report, Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia 76ers

Nets' DeAndre Jordan out vs. 76ers; Finger Injury Diagnosed as Dislocation

Brooklyn Nets center DeAndre Jordan will not return to Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers after suffering a dislocated right middle finger late in the second quarter...

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4 days ago, Bleacher Report, Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia 76ers

Sixers Bell Ringer: Game 42 - Sixers surge late to best Brooklyn at home

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports That sweet, sweet home cooking For a refresher on our Bell Ringer series, take a look back at our first post of the season. Bell Ringer Standings Ben Simmons - 11Tobias Harris - 8Joel Embiid - 8Josh Richardson - 8Matisse Thybulle - 3Furkan Korkmaz - 1Al Horford - 1James...

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4 days ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers, Brooklyn Nets

Live Game Thread: Brooklyn Nets at Philadelphia 76ers, 7:00PM EST

Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images A tough home loss on Tuesday night to a Utah team that’s won 10 games in a row now results in the Nets going to Philadelphia to take on the 76ers and then come home to play the Bucks, 76ers again, and then the Lakers. Rough stretch. But, Kyrie Irving is...

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4 days ago, NetsDaily, Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia 76ers

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