1. Joel Embiid Says He's Ready to Play Games on Back-to-Back Nights

    The Philadelphia 76ers are being careful to monitor Joel Embiid 's minutes, but the star center feels he is ready to take on a bigger role...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 19 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Ben Simmons Says 1st NBA Regular-Season Game Felt Like Playing NBA 2K

    Ben Simmons made his professional debut Wednesday night in the Philadelphia 76ers ' 120-115 loss to the Washington Wizards at Capital One Arena, and he told reporters after the ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Joel Embiid Calls 76ers Minutes Restriction 'F--king Bulls--t'

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is not pleased with his minutes restriction to start the season, calling it "f--king bulls--t," according to Kyle Neubeck of PhillyVoice...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. No. 1 Overall Draft Pick Markelle Fultz to Start Season on Bench for 76ers

    Markelle Fultz will begin his rookie season on the bench. Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown told reporters the team plans on using the 2017 No. 1 overall draft pick with the second unit, citing his lack of work in the preseason...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Emeka Okafor to Play for 76ers' G League Team in NBA Comeback Attempt

    ESPN.com's Ian Begley reported Saturday that veteran center Emeka Okafor has agreed to play for the Philadelphia 76ers ' G League affiliate in an effort to sign with an NBA team...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Joel Embiid on Nets: 'They Can't F--king Guard Me'

    It's only the preseason, but that didn't prevent Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid from talking trash during Wednesday's game versus the Brooklyn Nets at Nassau Coliseum in New York ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Joel Embiid Goes Off for 22 Points, 7 Rebounds vs. Nets in Preseason Debut

    Preseason or no preseason, it's hard not to be impressed with Joel Embiid 's showing during the Philadelphia 76ers ' contest against the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday at Nassau Coliseum ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Markelle Fultz Suffers Knee Injury; Doubtful for Preseason Game vs. Nets

    The Philadelphia 76ers are once again dealing with an injury to a young star after Markelle Fultz suffered a knee injury...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Joel Embiid, 76ers Agree on Reported 5-Year, $148 Million Contract Extension

    Philadelphia 76ers fans will be trusting the process for years to come. The team announced Tuesday it had come to an agreement on a five-year contract extension with Joel Embiid ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Joel Embiid Comments on His Tennis Game: 'They Call Me the Black Roger Federer'

    Limited to 31 promising games in an NBA career derailed by injuries, Joel Embiid still must prove he's durable enough to one day steer a playoff contender. Tennis may not be the best hobby for the big man's legs...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Markelle Fultz Says 0 Votes for ROY in GM Survey 'Doesn't Bother' Him

    Despite being the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA draft, Markelle Fultz is an underdog to become the league's Rookie of the Year. In a poll of NBA's general managers, Fultz got zero votes to win the award, according to John Schuhmann of NBA..

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Preseason 2017: Projecting Most Intriguing Matchups on the Schedule

    With all the drama that has gone on throughout the NBA offseason, it feels like the season never ended. Now after all the pettiness that would make a middle school lunch table jealous, it's time to start playing the games...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 18 days ago 1,105 reads 0 comments

  13. Joel Embiid Cleared for 76ers Half-court Practice During Knee Injury Recovery

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid participated in half-court five-on-five action at training camp Friday, according to PhillyVoice's Kyle Neubeck ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 21 days ago 8,444 reads 0 comments

  14. Ben Simmons: Donald Trump Is an 'Idiot,' 'D--khead' for Anthem Protest Comments

    Philadelphia 76ers forward Ben Simmons criticized President Donald Trump on Wednesday for comments he made regarding NFL players' protests during the national anthem. During an interview with Fox Sports News 500 (h/t Olgun Uluc of FoxSports...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 23 days ago 19,327 reads 0 comments

  15. Projecting the Most Dominant NBA Starting 5s in 5 Years

    Five years is a long time. Heading into the NBA 's 2022-23 campaign, we'll probably be excited to watch a few players who aren't even on the radar yet...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 24 days ago 128,582 reads 0 comments

  16. Not Buying It: 5 Overhyped Teams Entering 2017-18 Season

    Fourteen NBA teams are going to miss the playoffs and 29 will fall short of a championship. Just a friendly reminder that even in these days of irrational exuberance just before ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 24 days ago 34,953 reads 0 comments

  17. Emeka Okafor, Kris Humphries Sign Contracts with Philadelphia 76ers

    Four years after playing his last NBA game, Emeka Okafor is making a comeback. The veteran center was added to the Philadelphia 76ers roster for training camp Monday, as was veteran forward Kris Humphries...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 25 days ago 5,751 reads 0 comments

  18. Kris Humphries Reportedly Expected to Sign Contract with 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers and free-agent power forward Kris Humphries have reportedly come to an agreement on a non-guaranteed contract ahead of Sixers training camp Sunday. Shams Charania of The Vertical first reported the news Friday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 28 days ago 5,776 reads 0 comments

  19. Joel Embiid Reportedly Not Cleared for 5-on-5; 76ers Will Take Cautious Approach

    The NBA 's regular season doesn't start until Oct. 17, but the Philadelphia 76ers are reportedly already concerned about big man Joel Embiid 's health. On Wednesday, the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 30 days ago 22,180 reads 0 comments

  20. Jahlil Okafor Trade Being Explored by 76ers, Brett Brown Says

    With a glut of big men on the roster, the Philadelphia 76ers are looking at trade options for Jahlil Okafor ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 30 days ago 76,896 reads 0 comments

  21. Sixers Reveal Alternate 'Spirit of 76' Court for 2017-18 Season

    After showing off their "Statement" uniform Sunday, the Philadelphia 76ers have revealed a new court design that corresponds with the team's "Spirit of 76" campaign...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 1 month ago 3,617 reads 0 comments