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  1. What does future Hall of Famer Steve Nash think of Sixers' TJ McConnell?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | NJ.com

    Bryan Colangelo was in the Suns' front office when Nash was drafted by Phoenix in 1996, and was the team's general manager when they brought Nash back as a free agent in 2004 after the point guard spent six seasons with the Mavericks. Nash played collegiately at Santa Clara with Sixers assistant Lloyd Pierce in the 1990s and, according to Sports Illustrated's Jake Fischer , plays tennis with Chris Babcock, the Sixers' development coach.

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  2. T.J. McConnell, Aaron Gordon, other former Wildcats defend Sean MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | Arizona Desert Swarm

    Sean Miller's future with the Arizona Wildcats is in question because of an ESPN report that alleged he discussed a $100,000 payment for Deandre Ayton with ASM employee Christian Dawkins. The UA head coach stepped away from the team before last Saturday's game at Oregon and has yet to return.

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  3. WVU's Carter poised to join club of oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Logan Banner

    It seems with each passing day Jevon Carter's name is added to a new list, be it the Naismith Trophy, the Senior CLASS Award, the Wooden Award, the Bob Cousy Award you name it.

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  4. What was Sixers' TJ McConnell's message for Arizona Wildcats coach Sean Miller?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | NJ.com

    T.J. McConnell's journey to becoming a fan favorite in Philadelphia and a key part of the Sixers rotation started in Pittsburgh, where he's from, but had pit stop in Tucson, Arizona along the way. McConnell spent two years playing at University of Arizona -- after transferring from Duquesne -- and has often credited his time playing for coach Sean Miller, also a Pittsburgh native, has being the driving force behind sending him to the NBA.

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  5. Aaron Gordon supports Arizona coach Sean Miller, says college players should be paidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon supports embattled University of Arizona men's basketball coach Sean Miller, whom Gordon played for during the 2013-14 season. ESPN reported that the FBI has records of wiretapped phone conversations between Miller and Christian Dawkins, a runner for a prominent sports agency, in which Miller talked about paying $100,000 to get star high-school prospect Deandre Ayton to sign with Arizona.

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  6. The Tip-Off: Dusan Ristic and Arizona in for a Dam Good Time Against the Oregon State BeaversRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Tucson Weekly

    Sean Miller knows full well the horrors that await any team that sleepwalks into the cavernous confines of Gill Coliseum in Corvallis, Oregon. That's because Miller has been on the wrong side of the matchup in the Willamette three times since 2010, most recently in 2015, when the then-seventh ranked Wildcats met a Beaver buzz saw, falling 58-56, after former guard T.J. McConnell missed a game-tying jump shot at the buzzer.

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  7. T.J. McConnell's triple-double off bench makes 76ers historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Sporting News

    The 76ers guard made franchise history in Monday's 108-92 win over the Knicks as he became the first Philadelphia player to record a triple-double off the bench. "It was amazing.

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  8. Sixers' T.J. McConnell racks up triple-double coming off benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | MSNBC

    McConnell had 10 points, 10 rebounds, 11 assists and threw in six steals to lead the Sixers to an otherwise sloppy win over the Knicks. It's a great story, McConnell was undrafted out of Arizona, an underdog who has found his way as a solid backup point guard in Philly.

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  9. Sixersa TJ McConnella s triple-double powers 108-92 win over Knicks | Rapid reactionRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2018 | KTIK-AM Boise

    T.J. McConnell grabbed a rebound with all his might, 1:05 on the remaining against the Knicks, and the Wells Fargo Center crowd - and Sixers bench - celebrated like it had just won the Super Bowl.Well "I don't remember seeing anybody attack a ball more aggressively with two hands," Sixers coach Brett Brown said. "That rebound was extremely violent.

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  10. T.J. McConnell notches first career triple-double in Sixers' win vs. KnicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Arizona Desert Swarm

    The former Arizona Wildcat notched his first career triple-double Monday in the Philadelphia 76ers ' 108-92 win over the New York Knicks . McConnell had 10 points, 10 rebounds, and 11 assists in 37 minutes.

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  11. Sixers' TJ McConnell's triple-double powers 108-92 win over Knicks | Rapid reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | NJ.com

    T.J. McConnell grabbed a rebound with 1:05 left against the Knicks, and the Wells Fargo Center crowd -- and Sixers bench -- celebrated like it had just won the Super Bowl. The game was well out of hand by then, Sixers up by 18 on the Knicks at that point, but the rebound helped McConnell complete a triple-double.

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  12. Sixers' TJ McConnell to miss game vs. Chicago Bulls | What will Brett Brown do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | NJ.com

    When TJ McConnell stood up to Raptors' star DeMar DeRozan last week, it fired up the crowd at Wells Fargo Center, ignited McConnell to one of his best games of the season and energized his teammates. The Sixers won that game .

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  13. If Sixers' J.J. Redick is injured, how will he be replaced in the rotation? | AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | NJ.com

    The Sixers shooting guard hobbled up the sideline and back with the look of someone who didn't want to exit this game against the Toronto Raptors , the team currently second in the Eastern Conference standings. But as Redick limped toward the Sixers bench, and grimaced some more, it was too much.

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  14. Sixersa T.J. McConnell, Joel Embiid lead 117-111 win against Raptors | Rapid reactionRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2018 | KTIK-AM Boise

    DeMar DeRozan is now an enemy of the Sixers fan-base, and it had nothing to do with the game. It didn't have to, as the Sixers won 117-111 to improve to 20-20, an impressive win against an opponent with the second-best record in the Eastern Conference.DeRozan has killed the Sixers in the past, too, but that has nothing to do with it either.It only, really, happened because of a slight shove of his arm into a reserve point guard.In the eyes of Philadelphia fans, T.J. McConnell is not just a reserve point guard.

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  15. NBA trade rumors: Should Sixers target Clippers' Lou Williams,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | NJ.com

    In their 114-103 loss to the Boston Celtics on Thursday, Philadelphia's fast start and swift collapse was a microcosm of their season. This is a team that has a starting line-up of talent to rival any team in the Eastern Conference.

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  16. NBA Mock Draft: Arizona's Rawle Alkins to Sixers? Deandre Ayton to Celtics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | NJ.com

    The Ringer released a mock draft of the lottery for the upcoming 2018 NBA Draft. Within this projection, the Lakers first-round pick -- which the Sixers keep only if it's not in the No.

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  17. In some ways, Parker Jackson-Cartwright is the 'perfect point guard' for ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Arizona Desert Swarm

    The Arizona Wildcats have one of the top starting fives in the country, but most of the attention goes toward Deandre Ayton , Allonzo Trier , and Rawle Alkins - and rightfully so. But what might be overlooked is that senior point guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright is posting the best season of his career.

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  18. What can history tell us about how the Sixers' Markelle Fultz will fare when he returns?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | Philly.com

    With the way the Sixers have played lately, the need for a crafty guard who can space the floor, dribble, and shoot has never been more glaring. The Sixers' solution seems to be sitting courtside every night, bright-eyed and baby-faced.

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  19. T.J. McConnell was Sixers' Christmas Day MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2017 | Philly.com

    The Sixers won on Christmas Day in Madison Square Garden. Joel Embiid and JJ Redick combined for 49 points on a day when both were a game-time decision because of lingering injuries.

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  20. While at Arizona, T.J. McConnell didn't think he'd play in the NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Arizona Desert Swarm

    It seems like these two Biggie Smalls lyrics are the starting point of every NBA player's story. It can certainly be applied to Arizona alum and Philadelphia 76ers point guard T.J. McConnell .

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