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Brown's fingers all over Sixers this summer

AFTER THE SIXERS' crop of rookies, young players and free-agent hopefuls finished their stint in the Las Vegas Summer League, Sixers assistant Chad Iske, who directed the squad, observed, "Overall, the effort we preached in both camps, especially mine, our transition defense, protecting the paint, I think we are getting better at it."

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

McRae named to All-NBA Summer League team

McRae named to All-NBA Summer League team 21 ppg on 50 percent shooting for former Vols guard Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1mBMA5g LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 12: Jordan McRae #52 of the Philadelphia 76ers goes up for a dunk against the Utah Jazz at the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 on July 12, 2014 at the Thomas & Mack Center in ... (more)

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Liberty Ballers

Post Summer League Draft Analysis

Probably will never meet the hype. Will still be a worthy #1 pick. The talent and attitude accompanying his extreme athleticism make for a solid starter for years to come.

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Philly.com

Sixers Insiders: Nerlens Noel's superb summer

On today's edition of Sixers Insiders, The Inquirer's Marc Narducci and Keith Pompey recap how athletic big man Nerlens Noel performed in Orlando and Las Vegas summer league action.

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The Sixer Sense

Is Casper Ware a Lock to Make the 76ers?

Mar 29, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers guard Casper Ware takes a shot during the 4th quarter of the game against the Detroit Pistons at the Wells Fargo Center.

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Liberty Ballers

From Las Vegas: Jordan McRae is a Beast

He nearly went undrafted, but in Las Vegas, Jordan McRae played like someone who definitely belongs in the NBA and on the Sixers' roster.

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Fully Clips

This Day in History: Clippers sign Byron Mullens

Nov 18, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA;Los Angeles Clippers center Byron Mullens and Memphis Grizzlies small forward Tayshaun Prince jostle for rebounding position during the second quarter at Staples Center.

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The Coastal Courier

McRae appears OK after injury

Jordan McRae, No. 52, watches a teammate go up for a shot during the 76ers' Thursday night summer-league game against the Chicago Bulls.

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Big East Coast Bias

JaKarr Sampson Summer League Update

JaKarr Sampson started the summer league with the 76ers, but did not finish on the roster.

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The Post-Standard

Tyler Ennis and Phoenix get the best of Jerami Grant and Philadelphia in NBA Summer League

Just like when he was at Syracuse, the Phoenix Suns have performed well when Tyler Ennis has been on the floor.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Philly.com

After a season on the sidelines, Nerlens Noel aims to have immediate impact

The 2014 NBA Draft was one of the most highly-hyped in recent memory. By all accounts, the draft contained tons of talent, and it is expected to provide the NBA with at least a few future all-stars.

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Philly.com

Horsham's Soloman an agent for dreamers

One recent morning, a couple of dozen basketball players gathered inside a converted Happy Harry's warehouse in Newark, Del.

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Philly.com

Former 76ers guard Evan Turner to sign with Celtics

Philadelphia had high hopes for Evan Turner after drafting him with the second overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft.

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Ridiculous Upside

Will NBA D-League Alum Lorenzo Brown Find a Home With The Clippers?

After being assigned and recalled from the D-League 12 times last season with the Philadelphia 76ers, Lorenzo Brown was waived in March and finished the season with the Springfield Armor.

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ESPN

Pelton: Nerlens Noel prides himself on defense

A simple, fundamental thing about sports statistics that is overlooked in today's avalanche of numbers -- advanced or otherwise -- is that they actually represent things that happen as the game is played.

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The Sixer Sense

Amidst Slim Odds, Jordan McRae Keeps Scoring for Philadelphia

Mar 21, 2014; Raleigh, NC, USA; Tennessee Volunteers guard Jordan McRae shoots the ball against the Massachusetts Minutemen in the first half of a men Let's take a second to remember that Jordan McRae was two selections from being undrafted after the 76ers picked him at No.

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Fantasy CPR

Fantasy Basketball: Jabari Parker highlights 5 Rookies that could make big impacts

Few things are better than the NBA. It's a game of constant action mixed with highlight reel plays and plenty of drama built into the season.

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Philly.com

McRae garners second-team all-NBA Summer League honors

His best performance came in Thursday's 79-68 second-round setback to the Bulls at Thomas & Mack Center.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

NBA.com

Rookie Ladder: Alone At The Top

One day and one game to go, Houston and Sacramento for the Samsung NBA Summer League Championship Monday night at Thomas & Mack Center, with no real chance for anyone to make a late dash to the Ladder.

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Liberty Ballers

Jordan McRae Voted Second Team All-Vegas

McRae consistently performed at the highest level of any Sixers player in Las Vegas.

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