1. How Dr. J Got His Name and the Death of Playground Ball

    ESPN has a pretty cool feature on the death of playground basketball in America that touches focuses a portion of the piece on the courts of Philadelphia ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  2. What We Learned from Sixers' Summer League

    Summer league is over. That is a sad sentence for hoops junkies. It will be months until the next professional basketball fix. The final game in Las Vegas was played on Monday evening...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 656 reads 0 comments

  3. Amidst Slim Odds, Jordan McRae Keeps Scoring for Philadelphia

    Let's take a second to remember that Jordan McRae was two selections from being undrafted after the 76ers picked him at No. 58 in the 2014 NBA Draft...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 680 reads 0 comments

  4. Kilpatrick Makes His Case for NBA Spot

    Sean Kilpatrick arrived at the NBA Summer League looking to prove he deserves an opportunity to play in the NBA next season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 407 reads 0 comments

  5. Is Philadelphia 76ers' Massive Rebuild Just a Road to Nowhere?

    Sooner or later, Sam Hinkie 's rebuilding plan for the Philadelphia 76ers will have to produce a result. That's appropriately ironic for someone as wholly devoted to process as the Sixers president and general manager...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 months ago 23,176 reads 168 comments

  6. 76ers GM Sam Hinkie Embraces Patience, Privacy in Rebuilding Effort

    Time and patience are never more abundant than at the beginning, and mere hours after Sam Hinkie arrived in Philadelphia with a mandate to compete for NBA championships, he leaned into a microphone intent on leveraging those assets...

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  7. Nerlens Noel Reminding Everyone He's Far from a Polished Prospect

    The Orlando and Las Vegas summer leagues have provided Philadelphia 76ers rookie Nerlens Noel with a platform to demonstrate just how NBA -ready his freakishly athletic skill set is...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 13,083 reads 62 comments

  8. 76ers Head Coach Brett Brown on His Young Team's Bright Future

    The Philadelphia 76ers will try to rebound from a tough year with a cast of young players that could take a big step forward in the Eastern Conference...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 5,566 reads 13 comments

  9. Sixers Bounced from Summer League Despite Hot McRae

    The Sixers' bid to claim both NBA summer league titles came to an end on Thursday night with a 79-68 loss to the Chicago Bulls in Las Vegas...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 1,630 reads 0 comments

  10. Realistic Expectations for Philadelphia 76ers' KJ McDaniels This Season

    The Philadelphia 76ers have enjoyed a winning atmosphere during both Summer Leagues and one of the major reasons for the success is a man by the name of KJ McDaniels ...

    Zachary Arthur Written by Zachary Arthur about 2 months ago 15,234 reads 43 comments

  11. Sixers Rout Lakers to Advance in Vegas

    LAS VEGAS – The 76ers defeated the Lakers , 85-63, in Wednesday night's NBA Summer League single-elimination tourney opener at the Thomas & Mack Center...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 1,162 reads 0 comments

  12. The Sixers' Redshirt Program

    Redshirting a player is a pretty common practice in collegiate athletics. Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/sports/sixers/The-Sixers-redshirt-program-.html#6SSvLIFR7uEywT6D...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 293 reads 0 comments

  13. 76ers Fan Gets "2015 NBA Champs" Ass Tattoo

    This man tattooed " 76ers 2015 NBA Champs" on his ass. Chances are, it is something he will come to regret...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 416 reads 1 comments

  14. Joel Embiid Moves on from Kim Kardashian, Sets His Eyes on Rihanna

    Hey, Kim Kardashian. Joel Embiid just wanted to drop a tweet and let you know that anytime you’re feeling lonely, his inbox is wide open. Update: July 25, 2014, at 4:53 p...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 2 months ago 1,038,373 reads 794 comments

  15. Isaiah Austin on How Joel Embiid and Nerlens Noel Will Coexist in Philadelphia

    Though it is unclear when the Philadelphia 76ers will be able to unveil third overall pick Joel Embiid , due to a foot injury, the franchise certainly hopes that he and fellow big man Nerlens Noel will provide a solid future up front...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 10,181 reads 13 comments

  16. Early Report Card Grades for Nerlens Noel During 2014 NBA Summer League

    We've seen a lot of sharp performances so far in summer league, but none has been more encouraging than what we've seen from Nerlens Noel , who, prior to July, hadn't played in a competitive game since February 2013...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 24,294 reads 35 comments

  17. Howard Beck: 1-on-1 with Nerlens Noel of the Philadelphia 76ers

    Nerlens Noel of the Philadelphia 76ers hopes to impress this year after his lost rookie season in the NBA ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 15,174 reads 23 comments

  18. Video: Noel Rises Up and Swats Cavs' Bennett

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  19. Summer League Preview: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Philadelphia 76ers

    The Cavs have been one of the more impressive teams in the Las Vegas Summer League so far, beating the Milwaukee Bucks and San Antonio Spurs . Tonight, they look to continue their winning ways against the Philadelphia 76ers ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 176 reads 0 comments

  20. Sixers Win Orlando Summer League, Hooray

    I remember last year, the Sixers' Summer League squad was so pathetic that their final game, for the honors of finishing ninth out of ten ten teams in the final Orlando standings, wasn't even televised...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 441 reads 0 comments

  21. Dei-Mails: What Does Future Hold for Thad Young?

    With free agency well underway, and the summer leagues halfway complete, fans have sent e-mails regarding how veteran Thaddeus Young fits in with the Sixers' future...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 1,344 reads 0 comments

  22. Sean Kilpatrick Strong in Summer League Opener

    Sean Kilpatrick is off to a good start in the NBA 's Las Vegas Summer League. The UC All-American guard scored 20 points in his debut game over the weekend, playing for the Philadelphia 76ers ' entry in the league...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 330 reads 0 comments

  23. Sixers Might Not Benefit from LeBron's Decision

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 2,369 reads 0 comments

  24. 76ers Make Orlando Summer League Championship Game

    WE ARE ONE GAME AWAY FROM THE CHAMPIONSHIP. Sorry, I'm not sure the next time that I'll be able to ever say those words...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 910 reads 0 comments

  25. Jeremy Lin Would Make Great Addition to Philadelpha 76ers

    The wheels of NBA free agency continue to spin, and Jeremy Lin might just be one player on the move. Following two productive seasons with the Houston Rockets, the guard could be moved during the offseason...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 7,083 reads 2 comments