1. Philadelphia 76ers: Post-Trade Roster and Depth Chart Projections

    We analysts thought we had the Philadelphia 76ers ' rotation figured out earlier this month. Then Rod Thorn and Doug Collins pulled some strings to acquire center Andrew Bynum and ...

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  2. Andrew Bynum to Sixers: Grades, Twitter Reaction and Analysis

    As reported by ESPN's Marc Stein , the Philadelphia 76ers and general manager Rod Thorn pulled the trigger on their first-high profile deal of the offseason, trading All-Star forward ...

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  3. Andrew Bynum Likely to Re-Sign with Philadelphia 76ers, According to Tweet

    And I thought the day just couldn't get any better for the Philadelphia 76ers . While nothing is set it stone, the latest Tweet from ESPN NBA analyst J.A...

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  4. NBA Analysis: Comparing the Philadelphia 76ers to the East's Top Contenders

    With the heart of the 2012 NBA offseason mostly finished and the veteran roster set for the Philadelphia 76ers , I feel it's prudent to start looking ahead instead of dwelling on what was a poor, frustrating offseason from a personnel standpoint...

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  5. NBA's Best Young Stars: Ranking the Top 25 Players Under 25 Years of Age

    Building an NBA team is about balancing raw, young talent with experienced, seasoned veterans. You see that happening with teams like the Thunder, Heat and Spurs, all of which did very well in the 2012 NBA Playoffs...

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  6. NBA Rumors: Spurs' Dennis Lindsey Is Front-Runner to Fill Utah's GM Vacancy

    With reports that Kevin O'Connor is set to vacate his post as GM of the Utah Jazz , a natural question of who will replace him comes to the forefront...

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  7. Utah Jazz Rumors: Paul Millsap Likely to Forgo Extension, Test Free Agency

    According to a report from ProBasketballTalk's Matt Moore, Utah Jazz forward Paul Millsap is expected to decline the three-year, $25 million extension the team recently offered him in order to test the free-agent waters next season...

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  8. Andy Reid's Son, Garrett, Found Dead at Eagles Training Camp in Lehigh

    In tragic news out of the Philadelphia Eagles' training camp up in Lehigh, PA, head coach Andy Reid 's son has been found dead inside his dorm room, according to a recent news conference by General Manager Howie Roseman ...

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  9. 2012 Olympics: 5 Things We Learned from Team USA's Narrow Victory over Lithuania

    The phrase "cutting it close" doesn't even begin to describe what nearly was in Team USA's narrow 99-94 win over Lithuania...

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  10. Will the Philadelphia 76ers Ever Find Their Next Allen Iverson?

    The date was June 6, 2001. Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal had just led the Los Angeles Lakers in a furious comeback to tie Game 1 of the 2001 NBA Finals at 94 as the fourth quarter clock expired...

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  11. USA 156, Nigeria 73: Carmelo Anthony Proves Why He's Team USA's Key to Gold

    Calling this "just another day at work for Team USA" would be an injustice to the squad's excellence. This was just another extraordinary day at work for the Americans, who dismantled Nigeria in record-breaking fashion, 156-73...

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  12. Power Ranking Rajon Rondo and the Top 10 NBA Point Guards

    Many of you might remember Rajon Rondo 's comments from July 30th, when the 25-year old Boston Celtics point guard told a French newspaper outlet that he was the best point guard in the league ( via NESN )...

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  13. NBA Free Agency: Grading Each Philadelphia 76ers Offseason Move Thus Far

    It was a busy—but not exciting—offseason for the Philadelphia 76ers , who pulled off a series of puzzling moves that started with the signing of Kwame Brown and ended with the non-trade of Andre Iguodala...

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  14. MLB Trade Rumors: Dodgers Set to Acquire Shane Victorino from Phillies

    There have been plenty of names swirled around on the trade market lately, with many of the hotter rumors revolving around the Philadelphia Phillies and their first selling deadline in years...

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  15. Philadelphia 76ers: Why 2012-13 Is a Make or Break Year for Doug Collins

    Rod Thorn is nearly out of the door as the team's general manager. I have nothing more to say than "good riddance", seeing as I am a vociferous critic of the team's puzzling decisions from the last three offseasons...

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  16. LeBron James: 2012 USA Olympic Basketball Team Would Beat '92 Dream Team

    Apparently, Kobe Bryant isn't the only one. In a recent interview with ABC anchor Cynthia McFadden , Team USA small forward LeBron James expressed his opinion that the 2012 version ...

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  17. 2012 Olympic Men's Basketball: Each Country's Day 1 MVP

    With the first day of the men's basketball portion of the 2012 London Olympics in the books, it is time to reflect on a day that was filled with few surprises in the win-loss column but plenty of surprises in terms of individual performances...

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  18. NBA Free Agency: Philadelphia 76ers Sign Undrafted Guard Maalik Wayns

    They say homecomings are sweet, but what happens next is even sweeter. Well, Maalik Wayns, a former player for both Roman Catholic and Villanova, is about to find out if that is true...

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  19. 2012 Olympic Basketball: Game-by-Game Predictions for USA's Path to Gold Medal

    The men's basketball portion of the 2012 London Olympics is set to commence, and so will Team USA's journey to collect their second straight gold medal...

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  20. Philadelphia 76ers: Why Doug Collins Must Start the Young Guys in 2012-13

    The 2012 offseason started out really well for Rod Thorn and the Philadelphia 76ers with the 2012 NBA draft: The team selected talented young forwards Maurice Harkless and Arnett ...

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  21. NBA Summer League: Odds for Key Players to Make Philadelphia 76ers 15-Man Roster

    The Orlando summer league, which is basketball's version of spring training, is over, and so is the Philadelphia 76ers ' first chance to look at undrafted free agents, journeymen, ...

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  22. Detroit Lions: Cliff Avril Will Reportedly Not Attend Training Camp Without Deal

    With other stars—Maurice Jones-Drew, Ed Reed and Darrelle Revis among them—planning to hold out because of contract disputes, it doesn't seem outlandish for a player of ...

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  23. NBA Free Agency: 76ers Sign Kwame Brown, Fail to Seriously Improve Frontcourt

    First, they signed Spencer Hawes, one of the more disliked centers in team history. After that, they decided to trade for Dorell Wright, who gives the team five small forwards on the roster...

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  24. 2012 NBA Offseason: Winners and Losers of Failed Dwight-Howard-to-Brooklyn Trade

    Even with all of the offers on the table, the Brooklyn Nets were unable to acquire center Dwight Howard from the Orlando Magic. Whether it was unloading Quentin Richardson or finding a third team to take on Kris Humphries, things didn't work out...

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  25. NBA Trade Rumors: Could Al Jefferson Be Headed to Philadelphia?

    When the Philadelphia 76ers traded for small forward Dorell Wright, one thing became clear: Andre Iguodala will not be in the City of Brotherly Love for the 2012-2013 NBA season...

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