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Traces of Sam Hinkie Are All Over the Sixers’ Camden Training Facility

A South Jersey electrician pulled off an Illuminati-level scheme in which he hid nods to former 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie in light fixtures and […]

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Stop What You’re Doing and Play This Sam Hinkie-Inspired 8-Bit Video Game

The folks over at sports columnist Bill Simmons’ site, The Ringer, gave Sixers fans the greatest gift ahead of tonight’s NBA Draft: this amazing 8-bit […]

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Sixers Get Third Pick in NBA Draft, Embiid Reignites Rivalry With Lakers

Sadly, the NBA Draft Lottery has devolved into somewhat of an annual holiday for Sixers fans – more specifically the rabid devotees of banished former […]

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Meet Sachin Gupta, The Driving Force Behind Many of Sam Hinkie’s Trades

The Philadelphia 76ers — winners of 11 of their last 16 games, sitting just 4.5 games of the playoffs, and, most importantly, led by the […]

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Plenty of Blame to Go Around for the Nerlens Noel Situation

The Sixers are certainly no strangers to losing, having compiled a 53-219 record over the course of the last four seasons. That record is of […]

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Sixers Roundup: Sam Hinkie Profiled in Sports Illustrated

After winning three games in four nights the Sixers have slipped a little bit of late, losing their last six games, five of which were […]

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Sixers Fall To Thunder 103-97, But Embiid Worth The Wait

The Philadelphia 76ers lost the season opener to the Oklahoma City Thunder by a score of 103-97, blowing a six point fourth quarter lead as […]

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Bryan Colangelo Initially Declined Sixers’ Offer to Work Under Sam Hinkie

When the Sixers hired Bryan Colangelo to be the team’s president of basketball operations last April, the team was quiet about what the organizational hierarchy would […]

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Sam Hinkie Breaks Silence, Will Teach at Stanford

After stepping down as (then) president and general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers in April, Sam Hinkie has been mum on his future plans. While […]

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Sixers Mailbag #20: What To Do With the Miami And OKC Picks?

This week we continue our 76ers mailbag series, where we discuss some of the pressing topics around the team. In the 20th edition of our Sixers mailbag we […]

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Sixers Mailbag #19: Reaction to Sam Hinkie’s Resignation

This week we continue our 76ers mailbag series, where we discuss some of the pressing topics around the team. In the 19th edition of our Sixers mailbag […]

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Poor Relationships Gave Hinkie Little Margin For Error

“Optics”. It’s been a popular word when discussing the Sixers of late. In truth, it’s been a popular topic of conversation when discussing the Sixers […]

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Sam Hinkie Dared To Be Great For Sixers

  “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” Robert F. Kennedy, 1966 The above quote by Robert F. Kennedy, delivered at […]

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Sam Hinkie’s 13-Page Resignation Letter

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Should the Sixers Woo Villanova’s Jay Wright?

Indulge me this post as I find a way to weave the resignation of Sam Hinkie as general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers with the […]