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Dario Saric Not Coming Over This Season

View image | gettyimages.com We’re only three days away from the 2015 NBA draft and the news, rumors, and propaganda are now in full swing. Here […]

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Sixers Unveil New Logos With Retro Vibe

It’s very difficult these days not to treat any Sixers news as an excuse for kicking the team that’s spent the last two years tanking. […]

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Iverson Refutes $40K Strip Club Claims

Remember that recent story Matt Barnes told about his time as a 76er — how Allen Iverson would spend up to $40,000 an outing at […]

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ESPN: Kobe Bryant Has Destroyed the Lakers

The Sixers were awful last year, and they’re going to be awful again this season. But not all is lost for the Philadelphia basketball fan. […]

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Unveiled: The New Wilt Chamberlain Stamp

Wilt Chamberlain’s life is the stuff of legend, from his time at Overbrook High School to his towering frame to his incredible feats both on […]

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WATCH: Philly Students Challenge LeBron to Dunk Contest Against Teacher

So there’s this:

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Nerlens Noel Finally Plays a Game for the Sixers (Kind Of)

I enjoy NBA summer league basketball immensely. I like basketball, of course, and will watch it when I get the chance to. But there’s more: […]

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Grantland Remembers Philly’s Eddie Griffin

Grantland has a long piece today about Eddie Griffin, the Philly basketball phenom — he scored 100 points in a game! — who went on […]

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76ers Seek $82 Million Grant to Build Headquarters in Jersey

“The Philadelphia 76ers have applied for an $82 million grant — spread out 10 years — from the state of New Jersey for a new practice facility and […]

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Why Did it Take the NBA So Long to Discipline Donald Sterling?

Yesterday, NBA commissioner Adam Silver announced a lifetime ban and $2.5 million fine on Donald Sterling, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. For reasons that […]

Former 76er Evan Turner with the Pacers
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Former Sixer Battles Teammate in Playoffs

He’s no longer a Sixer, but apparently Evan Turner still exasperates. Yahoo reports: “On the eve of this Eastern Conference series, the wobbling No. 1 […]

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WATCH: Delaware 87ers Player Throws Down Amazing 360º Dunk

The Sixers may not be doing so well this season, but their minor league is … well, okay, their minor league team has the worst […]

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Everyone Says Philly Is a Great Basketball Town

Philadelphia’s a great basketball town. You’ll hear this a lot, and it makes sense. The city has a rich basketball tradition. After being invented in […]

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Nate Silver Backs Villanova in NCAA Brackets

Esteemed stathead journalist Nate Silver is (kinda, sorta) picking Villanova — well, not necessarily to win the NCAA championship exactly, but at least to do […]

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What’s the Weirdest Thing That’s Ever Happened To You in the Villanova Wildcat Suit?

PERSON: Ted Zeta (a.k.a. Will D. Cat), 21 PLACE: The Pavilion, Villanova THING: Getting ready for game time Is the suit uncomfortable? It takes a […]