1. Sixers Fall Just Short vs. Soaring Hawks

    ATLANTA - The 76ers came oh-so-close to pulling off the biggest shocker of the NBA season. In the Atlanta Hawks , the Sixers on Saturday faced the NBA's best team, one that hasn't lost since the day after Christmas...

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  2. Brown on Win: 'Bottom Line Is We Played Defense'

    PHILADELPHIA — The way the 76ers defended in the first half by allowing the Timberwolves to score 59 points on 58 percent shooting “wasn't even close” to what Brett Brown wanted...

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  3. Sixers Spoil Young's Return, Earn Rare Win Streak

    DECORUM was at a minimum at the Wells Fargo Center early Friday morning and defense was pretty much at a minimum there Friday night...

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  4. Noel Leads Break, Hits Sampson for Alley-Oop

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  5. Former Sixer Young Expects an Emotional Return

    Thaddeus Young spent his first seven seasons with the 76ers , so his return for the first time since his offseason trade promises to be emotional.....

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  6. How the Sixers Stack Up Against NBA's Other Young Teams

    SINCE NO ONE with the Sixers will give a time frame for when the organization's rebuilding efforts will result in a championship-contending squad, it's been left to the fan base to determine whether this plan covers 4, 5 or more years...

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  7. Watch: Embiid Apparently Working on His 3-Point Shot

    Yes, this is simply a player messing around during warmups. But that player just so happens to be Joel Embiid...

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  8. Sixers Throttle Pistons to End 6-Game Losing Streak

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  9. Sixers' Stingy Defense Guides Them Past Pistons

    It didn't take the Sixers long to put Wednesday's game against the Detroit Pistons out of reach at the Wells Fargo Center. In fact, by the end of the first quarter the question wasn't if the Sixers were going to win...

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  10. A Case for 5 Sixers in the Rising Game

    NBA All-Star Weekend is just two-and-a-half weeks away, and with the Sixers carrying a league-high 10 eligible players for the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge on their 15-man roster, the team hopes to be well represented in the game...

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  11. Wroten Weighing Options for Partially Torn ACL

    NEW ORLEANS -- Seeing Tony Wroten walk down the corridors of Smoothie King Center was a surprising sight before Monday night's game. The Sixers' leading scorer had been in California having his right knee examined...

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  12. Cooney: Sixers' Future Could Be Bright

    NEW ORLEANS - The halfway point of the season recently passed and many are already looking toward the year (or years) ahead for the 76ers ...

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  13. Grant Wants to Show McDaniels He's Not Only Dunker

    The Philadelphia 76ers were handed another bad defeat on Monday night down in New Orleans . Anthony Davis pretty much did whatever he wanted against his fellow Kentucky Wildcat, Nerlens Noel, and the Pelicans cruised...

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  14. Noel Has Much to Learn After 'Brow Beatdown

    NEW ORLEANS -- Nerlens Noel relishes any opportunity to measure his game against the best big men in the NBA ...

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  15. Sixers Have Absolutely No Answer for Davis

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  16. Davis Domintes, Leads Pelicans Past 76ers 99-74

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) Anthony Davis had 32 points, 10 rebounds and four blocked shots, and the New Orleans Pelicans stretched their season-long winning streak to four games with a 99-74 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night...

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  17. MCW out vs. Pelicans with Illness

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  18. Sixers-Pelicans 3-Dei: Can the Sixers Reach 100?

    NEW ORLEANS –- The Sixers' last win came against the Pelicans 10 days ago, and tonight the Sixers play them again only on the road -- and will do so without Michael Carter-Williams, who has been battling an illness and will not play...

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  19. Sixers Sign Larry Drew II to Second 10-Day Deal

    The Sixers have signed Larry Drew II to his second 10-day contract with the team, Philadelphia announced via press release. His initial 10-day deal expired at the end of Sunday...

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  20. AAU Coach Sheds Light on MCW, Nerlens Relationship

    Liberty Ballers discussed Michael Carter-Williams and Nerlens Noel's friendship with their former AAU coach, Leo Papile, who coached the pair for three seasons at the Boston Amateur Basketball Club...

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  21. MCW to Miss Game vs. Pelicans with Illness

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  22. 5 Biggest Takeaways from Philadelphia 76ers' 1st Half of the Season

    We're finally through the first half of the NBA season, and there are some interesting takeaways from the Philadelphia 76ers . The City of Brotherly Love and fans of the Sixers have been witnesses to some of the worst basketball in years...

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  23. Sixers Aren't Likely to Use Cap Space on Big-Money Free Agent

    Although the 76ers could be nearly $40 million below the NBA 's projected 2015-16 salary cap of $65 million, don't expect general manager Sam Hinkie to throw a big contract offer at somebody like Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler in the offseason...

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  24. Instant Replay: Raptors 91, Sixers 86

    The fans at the Wells Fargo Center were on their feet Friday night for the final minute between the Sixers and Raptors . They were taking in a comeback from the Sixers that unfortunately fell short...

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  25. Sixers Show Promise, Peril in Wroten's Absence

    The 76ers had a light day Thursday - a few hours of film study, a short and informal shootaround afterward - and all the while Tony Wroten was still in California, having his tender ...

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