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  1. Is McRae Headed for First Five?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Philadunkia

    ... remains a dearth of guard play. Early projections would likely have the team's best long-distance threat, Robert Covington and the ever-improving Nerlens Noel slotted as the starting forwards, while newcomer Okafor holds down the center spot. But ...


  2. Robert Covington Deserves A Spot on the SixersRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Liberty Ballers

    It's hard to imagine how painful this past Sixers' season would have been without Robert Covington. But it's even harder to come up with a decent nickname for him.


  3. Looking Up at Robert Covington: Year in ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | The Sixer Sense

    Mar 25, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Philadelphia 76ers forward Robert Covington during the second half against the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center. The 76ers won 99-85.


  4. 76ers' Robert Covington planning to be around next yearRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Morning Call

    After establishing himself as a reliable 3-point shooter in his second NBA campaign, Covington has made a concerted effort to drive to the basket over the last five games. That's resulted in some easy buckets, as well as 38 attempted free throws after he had just 38 in his previous 18 contests.


  5. Sixers' Robert Covington has come a long wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    But the native of Chicago's West Side, who moved to nearby Bellwood, Ill., at the age of 9, is scheduled to show folks here that dreams do come true with a lot of hard work. The shooting guard/swingman will play in the United Center for the first time when the Sixers face the Chicago Bulls at 8 p.m. Saturday.


  6. Sixers' Robert Covington has come a long wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 |

    The story of Robert Covington's unlikely success is best illustrated by his being cut from the McArthur Middle School team in the fifth, sixth and eighth grades. He probably would have also been released in the seventh grade had his parents not pulled the plug first due to them being unhappy with his school work.


  7. Why the Sixers Should Draft the Best Player Available, Regardless of FitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Sixer Sense

    ... shouldn't be thinking this way when their first pick is on the clock and the main reason is: This isn't a " Robert Covington is a patsy" type of hot take, not at all. Let's take a realistic look at the Sixers current situation. good at Kansas last ...


  8. Sixers still have two in NBA Rising Stars game, but MCW not one of themRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... all the young stars in this league is a humbling experience." Noel will be joined by second-year forward Robert Covington, who replaces Sixers injured point guard Michael Carter-Williams (strained right big toe). The 6-foot-9, 215-pound Covington, ...


  9. 9 Young NBA Diamonds in the Rough Discovered This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... before their NBA -ready timetables predicted they could. There was legitimate draft buzz surrounding Robert Covington out of Tennessee State. He'd earned an invite to the 2013 NBA combine after the 6'9" stretch forward - a type of player that's ...