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Video: Ben Simmons Shines In His Debut Despite Loss To Wizards

Ben Simmons was outstanding in his debut last night in the 120-115 loss to the Washington Wizards.  The speedy 6’10 point guard showed he’s going to difficult to stop because of his combination of speed and size.
The youngster was 7 of 15 from the field.  He was 4 of 6 from the free throw line […]

Video: Rookie Markelle Fultz Debuts In Sixers Loss

Sixers rookie Markelle Fultz debuted last night in the 76ers 120-115 opening night loss to the Wizards.  There were times when he shined for the Philly squad and there were other times when he struggled.  He scored 10 points, grabbed three rebounds, had one assist.
Fultz did a nice job of moving in the paint to […]

Video: Joel Embiid Not Thrilled About Brown Limiting His Playing Time

Sixers coach Brett Brown made it very clear that he wasn’t going to let Joel Embiid play very much at the start of the season.  He hasn’t played very much in the preseason, thanks to a sprained ankle, so Brown talked about playing Embiid an amount of minutes in the teens.
As you would expect the […]

Video: Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons & Brett Brown Preaching Patience

The 76ers practiced on Monday in preparation for the start of their season on Wednesday night against Washington at the Capital One Arena.  Sixers coach Brett Brown and star center Joel Embiid tried to pump the brakes on 76ers fans, who have very high expectations for the talented young team.
They’re still expecting the make the […]

Sixers Should Let Markelle Fultz Get Healthy

The preseason hasn’t exactly gone well for Sixers’ top draft pick Markelle Fultz.
Fultz has battled both shoulder and knee injuries, that have clearly impacted his production. His shooting form is different, and his game as a whole just looks awkward.
So now the question is what the Sixers should do. He’s healthy enough to gut it […]

Sixers Agree To 5-Year Contract Extension With Joel Embiid

The Sixers have made a long-term commitment to Joel Embiid, agreeing to terms with the star center on a five-year deal worth more than $148 million.
The deal is the most significant contract that the Sixers have handed out since the team signed Elton Brand as a free-agent before the 2008 season. Embiid is also the […]

Thoughts On The Kyrie Irving/Isaiah Thomas Trade


On Tuesday night, a bombshell rocked the NBA when the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics announced a major trade that swapped star guards Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas along with several other key parts.
Along with Thomas, Cleveland also picks up Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic, and the rights to the first-round pick of the Brooklyn Nets […]

Who Will Be In/Out Of Sixers’ Rotation?

As anticipation continues to build for the upcoming 76ers’ season, the team’s major moves of the offseason have played out, and now its time to take a look at how the rotation might look once all is said and done.
The starting five are all but a lock at this point.
Markelle Fultz, J.J. Redick, Robert Covington, […]

Sixers Remain Active, Sign Amir Johnson To One-Year Deal

Shortly after coming to terms with shooting guard J.J. Redick on a one-year deal, the Philadelphia 76ers added another veteran to the mix, signing forward Amir Johnson to a one-year deal worth $11 million.
Johnson is another solid veteran that brings a good deal of playoff experience to the table from his time with Boston and […]

Sixers Sign J.J. Redick To A One-Year Deal

The Philadelphia 76ers have struck early in NBA free agency, signing former Clippers guard J.J. Redick to a one-year deal worth a whopping $23 million.
Redick gives the team an elite shooting threat that will help create even more space on the floor for Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons to operate. He’s a guy that’s been […]



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