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  1. Eastern Conference Playoff Teams: Where do Raptors finish?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Raptors Rapture

    ... of teams which I believe have no chance at post-season play. The New York Knicks, Brooklyn Nets, and Philadelphia 76ers won't win 100 games among them. Even the chronic weakness of the Eastern teams (last season the OKC Thunder won 45 games and ...

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  2. Should the Wizards take a page from the 76ers playbook?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Monumental Sports & Entertainment is reportedly considering building a practice facility for the Washington Wizards at one of three locations, including St. Elizabeths, a facility not wholly dissimilar to one the Philadelphia 76ers are building in Camden, New Jersey, that was heavily subsidized by the Garden State.

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  3. Sixers Are Better? We're Better! You BetRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Sixer Sense

    ... only to be rebuked with a "you'd better!" response, is a little bit of wisdom for the fans of the Philadelphia 76ers right now. If you are not true blue loyal 100% believer, you have already fallen or soon will fall to the wayside. Nothing I can ...

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  4. Bakersfield Jam Name Chris Jent As Head CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Valley of the Suns

    ... and compiled an impressive 60-15 record. Jent started off his NBA coaching career as an assistant for the Philadelphia 76ers in 2003-04. He served as an assistant for the Orlando Magic the following season and served as the team's interim head coach ...

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  5. NBA Dunk Legend Darryl Dawkins Dies at 58Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Genesee Country Express

    Darryl Dawkins, the former Philadelphia 76ers ' player known for his legendary dunking abilities, has died, WFMZ reports. He was 58. According to Dawkins' family, the NBA star died of a heart attack.

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  6. 25 most expensive houses in Bucks CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... A variety of notable residents have lived in the area, including Lavoy Allen when he played for the Philadelphia 76ers, while American entertainer P!nk was born in Doylestown. These multimillion-dollar homes are located an easy drive from the city ...

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  7. Former NBA dunk king Dawkins dies at age 58Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... was the first player drafted out of high school into the NBA - as the fifth overall selection by the Philadelphia 76ers. He went on to play 15 seasons with four teams: the Sixers (1975-82), the New Jersey Nets (1982-87), the Utah Jazz (1988) and the ...

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  8. Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka '...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Times News

    Darryl Dawkins was once summoned in the Philadelphia 76ers' locker room to come meet a celebrity who wanted to meet the man known for dunking with backboard-breaking force. The guest was Grammy Award winner Stevie Wonder.

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  9. Darryl Dawkins: A Career And Life Worth RememberingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Sixer Sense

    Feb 12, 2015; New York, NY, USA; NBA former player Darryl Dawkins at Skylight at Moynihan Station. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports On Thursday, August 27th, the Philadelphia 76ers organization lost an all time great basketball player.

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  10. Former NBA star Darryl Dawkins dies at 58Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... than anything, his huge, loving heart." Dawkins played 14 seasons in the NBA, including seven with the Philadelphia 76ers and five with the New Jersey Nets. The 6-foot-11 Dawkins became the first player to be drafted directly out of high school in ...

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  11. Former 76er Darryl Dawkins, Dies at 58Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | MyFoxPhilly

    ... and even served as the head coach of the Lehigh Carbon Community College Men's Basketball Team. PHILADELPHIA 76ERS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER SCOTT O'NEIL STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF DARRYL DAWKINS: "The Sixers family is deeply saddened to learn of the ...

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  12. American pro basketball player 'Dr. Dunkenstein' Darryl Dawkins dead at 58Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    American professional basketball player Darryl Dawkins passed away Thursday from heart failure, he was fifty-eight years old. Best known for his glass shattering dunks during his playing days with the Philadelphia 76ers and amazing athletic ability for a six foot eleven center.

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  13. Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    Darryl Dawkins was once summoned in the Philadelphia 76ers' locker room to come meet a celebrity who wanted to meet the man known for dunking with backboard-breaking force. The guest was Grammy Award winner Stevie Wonder.

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  14. How Is Nik Stauskas Doing In FIBA?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Sixer Sense

    Dec 8, 2014; Sacramento, CA, USA; Sacramento Kings guard Nik Stauskas reacts after scoring a three point basket against the Utah Jazz during the second quarter at Sleep Train Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports Nik Stauskas was acquired by the Philadelphia 76ers this offseason in a trade from the Sacramento Kings.

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  15. Legendary Former NBA Player Darryl Dawkins Dies At Age 58Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NewsOne

    ... Report writer. Dawkins was known for his massive personality and talent on the court. As a player on the Philadelphia 76ers, the outlier became known as "Chocolate Thunder" (a name given to him by Stevie Wonder) for his charisma and for shattering ...

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  16. Tribute To Darryl Dawkins: Top 10 PlaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | From Russia With Dunk

    ... backboards shattering across the court. Dawkins was the No. 5 overall pick in the 1975 drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers . During his 14 seasons in the NBA, Dawkins played for Philadelphia, New Jersey Nets , Utah Jazz , and the Detroit Pistons . For ...

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  17. Former NBA Star Darryl Dawkins Dies From Heart AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Q102.com

    Former NBA star Darryl Dawkins is dead at the age of 58. His family announced in a statement that Dawkins died from an apparent heart attack. Dawkins was most known for his time with the Philadelphia 76ers and the New Jersey Nets.

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  18. Darryl Dawkins, NBA's 'Chocolate Thunder,' Dies At 58Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Public Radio

    Ex-NBA player Darryl Dawkins was known for thunderous dunks. Dawkins played 13 seasons in the NBA after being drafted out of high school by the Philadelphia 76ers.

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  19. Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka - Chocolate Thunder' dead at 58Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Door Reminder

    Darryl Dawkins was once summoned in the Philadelphia 76ers' locker room to come meet a celebrity who wanted to meet the man known for dunking with backboard-breaking force. The guest was Grammy Award winner Stevie Wonder.

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  20. Popper: NBA star Darryl Dawkins always had flairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... he passed up a chance to go to the University of Kentucky, instead declaring for the NBA Draft, where the Philadelphia 76ers selected him with the No. 5 overall pick. If you want to focus on what Dawkins wasn't, you can look back at those days, ...

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