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Thoughts On The Potential Sixers-Celtics Trade

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On Friday evening, news broke from multiple NBA sources that the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics were engaged in serious discussions about a trade that would land the Sixers the first overall pick in the draft, an opportunity to draft top prospect Markelle Fultz.
There have only been a couple of tidbits about the details of […]

Tank-a-thon 4.0

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The Philadelphia 76ers, they have returned to their losing ways.  It’s time for the fans that have not already done so; shift from 8th seed playoff mindset and digest the reality of the situation. The high of a ten win January led by Joel Embiid which included a Friday night nationally televised game against the […]

Superstars Have Too Much Power In The NBA

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On Monday, a bombshell dropped in the NBA, with Kevin Durant leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder to sign with the Golden State Warriors.
Durant, who led the Thunder to a 3-1 series lead against the Warriors in the Western Conference Finals only to lose the final three games of the series, has just made an incredibly […]

People Love To Hate LeBron James

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Lebron James will never be Michael Jordan; the comparison is one that I never cared to discuss personally. Different eras of basketball and really different players stylistically, but due to similarities of being able to dominate at their craft, the question of who is the greatest of all time will continue in debate.
What can be […]

Was Allen iverson Drunk During the Famous “Talking About Practice” Rant?

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Was Allen Iverson drunk when he did the famous “Talking about Practice” rant?  I remember it distinctively.  I was there sitting ten yards from Allen and I thought he was lit, but I couldn’t prove that he was.
Local television Channel 6 ABC reports that Washington Post writer Kent Babb has a book coming out soon […]

Sixers Get Third Pick In NBA Draft For D’Angelo Russell?

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76ers General Manager Sam Hinkie has been staying on message through the ups and downs as he tries to rebuild their basketball team.  It may finally be starting to pay off.
The Sixers weren’t fortunate enough in last night’s NBA Lottery to the get the Lakers picks or the Heat’s pick, but they did get the […]

NBA Title Is Totally Up For Grabs

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When I look at this year’s NBA playoffs, I don’t see a team that has stood tall like a clear cut champion.  In past years, San Antonio or Miami made it clear early that they were going to take it, but this year isn’t the case.  The Spurs are sitting at home and LeBron’s Cav’s […]

How Will Jason Collins Impact Michael Sam?

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Jason Collins has signed a ten day contract with the Brooklyn Nets.  The twelve year veteran made headlines earlier this year revealing that he was gay.  Collins shocked the professional sports world as a “free agent.”  With all of the support given for his bravery to share such a personal revelation, some questioned why he […]

Andrew Bynum Has Worn Out His Welcome In Cleveland

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Remember when there was actually some debate about whether or not the Sixers should have taken another chance on Andrew Bynum?
Remember when there was a fear that if the Sixers let him go, he’d sign somewhere else, get healthy, and become one of the game’s top centers again?
Thank goodness Sam Hinkie was smart enough to […]

The Sixers Are Now Looking Towards The Future

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Through his first few weeks on the job, Sixers’ general manager Sam Hinkie had been very quiet.
There hadn’t been much buzz coming out of Sixer headquarters. Hinkie hadn’t said much publicly about his vision for the team in 2013. There was little indication on what he’d do with pending unrestricted free agent Andrew Bynum. There […]

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