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  1. Can Philadelphia 76ers Optimize Power Forward?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The Sixer Sense

    After a season of using the power forward to slot the extra center, the Philadelphia 76ers have about eight options for the power forward position this year. Can they optimize the position? It's like a who's who of top NBA talent on the Philadelphia 76ers: Nerlens Noel , Jahlil Okafor , Joel Embiid , Carl Landry , Richaun Holmes , Ben Simmons , Dario Saric , and Jerami Grant .


  2. Simmons is a Peacock, You Gotta Let Him FlyRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Liberty Ballers

    The 2016-17 motto for the Sixers is Process to Progress. After years of accumulating assets the Sixers have to work their prospects into stars.


  3. Predictions for Potential NBA Rookie Extension Deals on the HorizonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... carry over into restricted free agency. Sources told the Boston Herald 's Steve Bulpett the Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers are no longer discussing a Jahlil Okafor trade. That's bad news for Nerlens Noel's extension stock. Philly employs entirely ...


  4. Image link to Early lookRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... to see if he can justify some of the hype (and there has been plenty). He's such a critical piece for the Philadelphia 76ers going forward. I want see for my own eyes what he brings to the party in Philly. Ian Thomsen, : For two years we've ...


  5. Philadelphia 76ers CEO Oa Neil: DNC Slam Dunk for CityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    Philadelphia 76ers CEO Scott O'Neil on the economic boost from the DNC, the historical ad deal and his commemorative wine series. Philadelphia's professional sports teams continue to test their fans' faith, but 76ers CEO Scott O'Neil says life is pretty good in the City of Brotherly Love, including while the Democratic National Convention is in town.


  6. Young NBA Prospects Who Must Turn Potential into Production in 2016-17Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... derailed by back and foot injuries, Joel Embiid might finally be ready to contribute on the court for the Philadelphia 76ers. The No. 3 pick in 2014 didn't partake in summer league for the Sixers this year, but he did travel with the team to Las ...


  7. Sixers Promote Lance "Doc" Pearson To Director Of Applied AnalyticsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    After news emerged yesterday that most of the analytics team assembled by former general manager Sam Hinkie would be gone by August , there was some room for mild concern about the future of the program under Bryan Colangelo. It's safe to say the analytics department is still in good hands.


  8. Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid Are The Stars Philly NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Sixer Sense

    It has been a long time since the Philadelphia 76ers had a player who was a city-wide star. Now they have two.


  9. Iverson: 'All Lives Matter, Need To Take Care Of Each Other'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Local

    APRIL 10: Hall of fame Allen Iverson of the Philadelphia 76ers accepts an award and waves to the crowd against Milwaukee Bucks the at Wells Fargo Center on April 10, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania PHILADELPHIA - Michael Jordan has, arguably, more of a cultural impact that any other athlete ever. Allen Iverson, a cultural icon of his own during his time in the NBA, is a close second.


  10. ESPN Season ProjectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    So ESPN put together their Summer Forecasts for the East and West. Combining them, we get an idea of the projected lottery order: In this scenario, the Sixers would have a 31.25% chance at the #1 pick .


  11. Cavaliers center is retiring after one season in the NBA, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... that he wouldn't be playing as a reason why he's leaving the game. Just last month, he was traded to the Philadelphia 76ers, who subsequently waived him. That may have effectively ended any hope of playing in 2016-17.


  12. Recruiting Roundup: Why Top Players Love the Star-Studded Las Vegas EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Vegas while they participate in the end-of-summer tournaments that dominate the final week of the July live evaluation period. They certainly feel the spectacle of everything the city provides, though.


  13. Jerry's Kid dumping Analytics Team from Front OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    Zach Lowe is reporting that Colangelo will have gotten rid of most of Sam Hinkie's analytics crew. He says that will be achieved "by the end of August."


  14. Rank the NBA centersRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    It seems to me, if we want to determine what the market might be for Noel/OK4, you try to see which teams have better centers than either OK4/Noel. Have to be centers young enough to be the centers on their teams for the next 5 plus years.


  15. Lowe: Sam Hinkie's Analytics Staff Expected To Be GoneRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    Whenever there's a regime change in a sports franchise, it's pretty common for the new boss to bring in his own handpicked staff, while also getting rid of some of the people he inherited along with the job. President Bryan Colangelo has already completed the first act by bringing in the likes of Marc Eversley and Ned Cohen, and according to ESPN's Zach Lowe , act two should be coming shortly.


  16. Cavaliers 37 mins ago 2:36 p.m.Former Cleveland Cavaliers center Sasha Kaun retires from NBARead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    After the Cavaliers won the NBA Championship by overcoming a 3-1 deficit to the Golden State Warriors in The Finals, they traded Kaun to the Philadelphia 76ers, along with cash considerations, in exchange for the draft rights to Chukwudiebere Maduabum. No one played fewer minutes throughout the regular season than Kaun, who was inactive for all of the Cavaliers' run to their first-ever NBA Championship.


  17. Could Dario Saric Lead The Sixers' Second Unit?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Sixer Sense

    With the Philadelphia 76ers team roster improving across the board, the bench will improve as well. Can Dario Saric be the leader for the second unit? Brand new Sixer Dario Saric firmly stuck to his word and is finally a part of the team that drafted him back in 2014.


  18. Solomon Hill ready to expand his offensive game, emerge as a starter for PelicansRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    ... selected forward Nerlens Noel with the sixth overall pick in the first round before trading him to the Philadelphia 76ers for the veteran point guard Jrue Holiday. Hill, who played collegiately at Arizona, ended up getting selected by the Indiana ...


  19. Could the Philadelphia 76ers win 30 games in 2016-2017?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The Philadelphia 76ers finally seem to be moving in the right direction as a team. According to some columnists , including me , the Sixers have aced this offseason due to the acquisitions and draft picks they've made all summer long.


  20. Philadelphia 76ers Bench Will Bang BoardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Sixer Sense

    As the Philadelphia 76ers prepare for the 2016-2017 season, the team is awash with new faces who will likely start. That pushes some very good rebounders of the team to the bench In 36 minutes of play, Noel gets 9.9 rebounds, Covington 7.9, Holmes 6.9., Grant 6.3, and McConnell 5.6 rebounds.