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  1. Okafor's best-case scenario in PhiladelphiaRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Sixer Sense

    ... check with the rest of the league to see what's out there for Jahlil Okafor When the Philadelphia 76ers signed Amir Johnson in free agency this offseason, they attempted to engage in a sign-and-trade with the Celtics. Essentially, the Celtics would ...


  2. Ranking the Sixers: No. 10, Amir JohnsonRead the original story

    Friday | The Sixer Sense

    Amir Johnson brings badly needed playoff experience and veteran leadership to a young Philadelphia 76ers team and a young frontcourt. As a brief reminder of how this works, we here at  TSS averaged rankings from 14 different staff members in order to get a composite list of the Philadelphia 76ers ' best players, from No.


  3. Sixers are exploring potential Jahlil Okafor tradesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 20 | The Sixer Sense

    ... a handful of bigger names eventually knocked those deals off the table. With Joel Embiid , Richaun Holmes and Amir Johnson now anchoring down the center spot in front of Okafor, it's difficult to see a future for him in Philadelphia. His game is a ...


  4. Where does Jerryd Bayless fit in the Philadelphia 76ers rotation?Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 20 | The Sixer Sense

    ... Love. Bryan Colangelo brought in three major additions in the offseason in the forms of Markelle Fultz , Amir Johnson , and J.J. Redick . Fultz and Redick are both guards, so that pushes veteran sharpshooter Jerryd Bayless further down the depth ...


  5. Philadelphia 76ers 2017-18 season primer: We're talking about playoffsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Sir Charles in Charge

    ... 76ers made a few key signings this past offseason. The goal is to help the young talent grow. New players like Amir Johnson and J.J. Redick add some veteran power while rookies like Markelle Fultz and a healthy Ben Simmons come in with new life for ...


  6. Amir Johnson Roasts Isaiah Thomas In Hilarious Instagram ExchangeRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | PressReleasePoint

    Amir Johnson fully is embracing his new team, but his former Boston Celtics teammate thinks the big man should pump the brakes. Johnson, who joined the Philadelphia 76ers in free agency this offseason, took to Instagram on Saturday to get 76ers fans hyped for the upcoming season, using a #TrustTheProcess caption.


  7. Justin Anderson and his potential at power forwardRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Sixer Sense

    ... still be locked behind Ben Simmons and Dario Saric , both of whom will take up extensive chunks of minutes. If Amir Johnson slides to the five and Anderson is able to clear out his spot as the third-string power forward, there's a good chance that ...


  8. Thomsen: 76ers On Verge Of Realizing Vision?Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 14 |

    ... the roster by paying $34 million in single-year deals for shooting guard J.J. Redick ($23 million) and big man Amir Johnson ($11 million). "We went through free agency this year with discipline by not spending multi-year dollars," Colangelo said. ...


  9. Who's the Sixers' most likely non-Jahlil Okafor trade candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | The Sixer Sense

    ... starting from square one. That leaves some of their veterans vulnerable on the trade market. J.J. Redick and Amir Johnson are only on one-year deals, and those are always a nice trade chip when dealing with competitive teams who are trying to get an ...


  10. Three questions the Philadelphia 76ers must answer this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | MSNBC

    ... and cap space. They traded up for the No. 1 pick to get Markelle Fultz and signed J.J. Redick ($23 million) and Amir Johnson ($11 million) to one-year contracts. 1) Will Joel Embiid stay healthy? The 76ers found their first sliver of success in ...


  11. Philadelphia 76ers can win games if Joel Embiid limited playing minutesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 7 | The Sixer Sense

    ... services of Ersan Ilyasova, Nerlens Noel, Sergio Rodriguez, nor Gerald Henderson. In their wake, the team has Amir Johnson, Furkan Korkmaz, and J.J. Redick. Add the return to health of Ben Simmons, and new rookie Markelle Fultz, and the dynamics of ...


  12. Why Richaun Holmes deserves the primary backup spotRead the original story

    Friday Sep 1 | The Sixer Sense

    ... to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images) Amir Johnson is talented and holds much more leverage financially, but Richaun Holmes has earned the Philadelphia 76ers' backup center spot. ...


  13. Breaking down the Sixers' depth chart in the frontcourtRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 30 | The Sixer Sense

    ... restriction - while Saric will be joined on the bench by a handful of talented pieces in Richaun Holmes and Amir Johnson . Throw Jahlil Okafor and James Michael McAdoo into the mix, and there's limited certainty as to who gets what playing time. ...


  14. Sixers' Ben Simmons says his rookie season goal 'is to be the best in the league'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | CBS Sports

    After an impressive summer in which they drafted Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft , and signed solid veteran free agents in JJ Redick and Amir Johnson , people around the NBA have high expectations for the Philadelphia 76ers .


  15. Top 5 defenders on the Philadelphia 76ersRead the original story

    Friday Aug 25 | The Sixer Sense

    ... to the roster going into the 2017-18 season show a greater effort to improve the offensive side of the ball. Amir Johnson lost his role for the Boston Celtics toward the end of the season, and part of the reason simply points to players like Marcus ...


  16. New Depth ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Boston Celtics

    ... to lock down the opposing PG. What became clear during this exercise is that assuming I'm limiting Baynes to Amir Johnson type minute numbers, there are going to be a lot of small lineups out there. I ran out of big guys to give minutes to (I'm ...


  17. Ben Simmons Cleared by 76ers; Joel Embiid Still Recovering from Knee InjuryRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... wing Robert Covington and backup center Richaun Holmes. And the Sixers added veterans in J.J. Redick and Amir Johnson during free agency to complement that young core, giving them the deepest and most talented roster they've had in years. Optimism ...


  18. Is a new chapter near in Brown's Philadelphia story?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... for some veteran leadership this summer, adding shooting guard J.J. Redick and former Boston Celtics forward Amir Johnson. "I think the newness excites me more than gets anybody worried," Brown said. "I think it's an incredibly exciting stage of our ...


  19. Sixers mailbag: Trade possibilities, the second unit and moreRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2017 | The Sixer Sense

    ... isn't going to be on the team in twelve months. He isn't as good as Richaun Holmes. He also isn't better than Amir Johnson . Johnson does surprisingly well with RPM. What you personally take away from this fact is up to you. Some people trust ...


  20. 3 players who the Philadelphia 76ers should tradeRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2017 | The Sixer Sense

    ... if he fails to show significant improvements he may have to find a new team. Moreover, J.J. Redick 's and Amir Johnson 's one-year deals expire, will these two be renewed? Your privacy is safe with us. We'll never pass along your email address to ...