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Joel Embiid’s Latest Setback Is Not the End of the World

Late Saturday night Sam Hinkie and the Philadelphia 76ers made official what many had been fearing for the last month: that Joel Embiid would require […]

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There Are Two Ways for Sixers Fans to Look at the Jahlil Okafor Pick

Basketball writer Derek Bodner is covering the NBA draft for Philadelphia magazine at Sixers Draftland.  The results of Thursday night’s NBA draft left many Sixers fans confused […]

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Sixers Draftland: Does Joel Embiid’s Setback Change Sixers’ Draft Plans?

Basketball writer Derek Bodner is covering the NBA draft for Philadelphia magazine at Sixers Draftland.  Saturday night’s news, which was first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo […]

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Philly’s 10 Best Pro Athletes on Twitter

References to the Almighty God. Mentions of Jesus Christ. Bible verse citations. Heads up about heading into practice. Vague references to “grinding” and/or “putting in […]

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Will Joel Embiid’s Basketball Game Be as Good as His Twitter Game?

Plenty of Sixers fans were disappointed when the team drafted Joel Embiid with the No. 3 pick in the NBA Draft earlier this year. Embiid, […]

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Joel Embiid’s Foot Surgeon: It’s Possible He Could Play for Sixers This Season

The Inquirer‘s Mike Sielski has an interview with surgeon Richard Ferkel, aka the guy who operated on Sixers’ No. 3 pick Joel Embiid’s balky foot, in […]

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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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Could the Sixers Draft Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid?

So the Philadelphia 76ers get the shaft in the draft again. Maybe, maybe not — it depends on who you believe. I desperately want to […]