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Sixers reminded of ghosts of rookies past with Markelle Fultz injury
Injured rookies? The Sixers know all about that, and they hope that painful history can provide lessons for an ailing Markelle Fultz. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Joel Embiid annoyed that Sixers will hold him back to start season
It was news to Joel Embiid that Brett Brown is placing him on another minutes restriction to begin the season and he's not happy about it. By Jessica Camerato
Hassan Whiteside responds, doesn't back down from Joel Embiid rivalry
Hassan Whiteside has pretty level-headed comments about Joel Embiid's trash talking.
Don't expect to see Markelle Fultz start season opener
Markelle Fultz, who has been slowed by soreness in his right knee and right shoulder, likely will come off the bench, according to Sixers coach Brett Brown. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid
Take a deep breath, Embiid on track to practice Monday, play Wednesday
Despite not practicing Sunday, Joel Embiid is on schedule to participate during opening week, according to Sixers coach Brett Brown. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers make series of roster moves ahead of season opener
The Sixers on Saturday made a series of moves to shape their roster five days before the start of the regular season. By Jessica Camerato
Why Sixers no longer need Embiid to be dangerous offensively
In a preseason win over Miami, the Sixers showed they can dangerous offensively even when Joel Embiid doesn't stuff the stat sheet. By David Skretta
Embiid makes Whiteside look silly on the court and then on social media
The trash talk between Joel Embiid and Hassan Whiteside didn't stop after the final whistle of Friday night's preseason finale. 
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Observations from Sixers' preseason finale against Heat as Simmons stars
Joel Embiid was the main attraction in the Sixers' preseason finale, but Ben Simmons stole the show with a strong effort in a 119-95 win. By David Skretta
Jacob Pullen had to travel all across the globe to find his way to Sixers
Jacob Pullen, undrafted out of Kansas State in 2011, has earned the respect of Brett Brown during the preseason. By David Skretta 
San Antonio Spurs, NBA, Kawhi Leonard
NBA Notes: Kawhi Leonard to miss Spurs' opener with thigh injury
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Kawhi Leonard still not being ready to play for the Spurs.
How much will Joel Embiid play in tonight's Sixers preseason finale?
Joel Embiid will play, but Markelle Fultz and Amir Johnson will not tonight in the Sixers' preseason finale against the Miami Heat. By Corey Seidman
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Joel Embiid knows opponents are going to get mad at him this season
Joel Embiid plans to "live at the foul line" this season and knows he's going to frustrate plenty of defenders along the way. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Wait, what? Embiid confesses a Kansas secret that would have changed everything
Joel Embiid admitted a juicy secret while back at Kansas on Thursday in preparation for the Sixers' preseason finale. By David Skretta
A leader emerges for Sixers in 'fistfight' for rotational minutes on the wing
Justin Anderson, Nik Stauskas or Furkan Korkmaz? Who will be the "sole survivor" and earn rotational minutes for the Sixers? By Ian Wenik
Jahlil Okafor goes to incredible lengths to watch movies
Taking a train to New York City sounds weird but maybe it's just a thing Jahlil Okafor likes to do and that's fine.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Joel Embiid makes everything better
It seemed like we were on our way to having a long night on Long Island. And then Joel Embiid checked into the game. 
Joel Embiid
'Just $148 million?' Joel Embiid on the money in preseason debut
Joel Embiid made it very clear why the Sixers gave him an extension with 22 points during his preseason debut in a 133-114 win. By Jessica Camerato
Dario Saric
In just 4 minutes, Saric shows how he can take Sixers to new heights
It took just four minutes Wednesday for Dario Saric to make his imprint on the preseason and provide more hope for the Sixers. By Ian Wenik
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Embiid shouts 'they can't #$$#%^^ guard me' as he toys with Nets
Joel Embiid had a little message for the Nets on Wednesday night as the Sixers followed his lead.
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Joel Embiid all money in preseason debut vs. Nets
After inking his new deal, Joel Embiid reminded fans of his worth with 22 points during his preseason debut in the Sixers' 133-114 win. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Brett Brown's plan for Joel Embiid as center returns to game action in preseason
Joel Embiid made his preseason debut Wednesday night and the Sixers have a detailed plan for their big man. By Jessica Camerato
You can now watch tonight's Sixers game on NBC Sports Philadelphia
You'll be able to tune in to NBC Sports Philadelphia this evening to watch Joel Embiid make his preseason debut when the Sixers take on the Brooklyn Nets in Long Island.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Here are the details of how Embiid's contract protects the Sixers
As expected, Joel Embiid's contract with the Sixers is complex and features injury clauses, according to a report Wednesday.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Money man Embiid shows he's money with half-court shot, lets teammates know it
Sixers big man Joel Embiid drained a half-court shot Tuesday in practice and made sure his teammates knew about it.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Man of the people, Joel Embiid thanks you for his many millions
Joel Embiid adores Sixers fans like they adore him. "I don't think without them I'd get this extension," he said Tuesday. By Jessica Camerato
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Joel Embiid and the biggest/worst contracts in Philly sports history
Joel Embiid is a wealthy man, but that doesn't mean everything is going to work out for the Sixers. By Andrew Kulp
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Mammoth payday next chapter in Joel Embiid's 'incredible story'
Joel Embiid hadn't played basketball before 2011. Now, with massive faith and reward from the Sixers, he's the face of an NBA franchise. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Vegas impressed by Ben Simmons' strong preseason
Three strong showings in the preseason were enough to catapult Ben Simmons to the top of Bovada's NBA Rookie of the Year odds list.
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Sixers give Joel Embiid max contract, rest of team shows us why they had to
The Sixers paid Joel Embiid — and with good reason. By Andrew Unterberger
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Forget injuries, Sixers bank on Joel Embiid's potential
The Sixers are banking that Joel Embiid is the player who starred in 31 games last year, and that he'll stay healthy enough to prove it. By Jessica Camerato
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Sixers-Celtics preseason observations: Markelle Fultz solid in return
Markelle Fultz returned from his one-game absence and scored 12 points off the bench in the Sixers' 113-96 preseason loss to the Celtics. By Jessica Camerato
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Sixers teammates believe Joel Embiid is worth every penny
Joel Embiid's teammates were ecstatic about the news Monday of the big man's extension and the future ahead for the Sixers. By Jessica Camerato
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Details on Joel Embiid's 5-year, $148M extension
The Sixers and Joel Embiid on Monday agreed to a five-year, $148 million extension. By Andy Schwartz
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Give and Go: Which Sixer has been most disappointing through camp, preseason?
With two preseason games in the books, our resident basketball analysts discuss which Sixer has been the most disappointing thus far.
Sixers Injury Update: Fultz, Saric available tonight vs. Celtics; 2 starters out
Markelle Fultz and Dario Saric are back for tonight's preseason game in Boston but two Sixers starters will rest.
Markelle Fultz, Philadelphia Sixers
Likely to play vs. Celtics, Markelle Fultz looking forward to Kyrie Irving matchup
After sitting out the last preseason game with right shoulder soreness, Markelle Fultz is likely to play against the Celtics Monday in Boston. By Jessica Camerato
Richaun Holmes
Richaun Holmes fractures wrist: What now for Sixers' center rotation?
The Sixers announced Sunday that Richaun Holmes will miss at least three weeks with a fractured wrist. What does it mean for the center rotation? By Jessica Camerato
Give and Go: Which Sixer has been most impressive through camp, preseason?
With two preseason games in the books, our resident basketball analysts discuss which Sixer has been the most impressive thus far.
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Despite high TOs, Simmons still able to show defensive versatility in loss
Ben Simmons struggled offensively in a 110-102 preseason loss, but the Sixers did get a look at his versatility on defense against Boston. By Jessica Camerato
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Sixers-Celtics preseason observations: Hot 3-point shooting negated
Jerryd Bayless and the Sixers were on target from deep, but turnovers and poor FT shooting were the difference in a 110-102 loss Friday. By Jessica Camerato
LeGarrette Blount shows he can hoop and fire up Eagles fans
LeGarrette Blount knows how to play some basketball and fire up Eagles fans for Sunday football.
Markelle Fultz, Philadelphia Sixers
Sixers' Markelle Fultz misses preseason game vs. Celtics
Rookie guard Markelle Fultz is out for Friday night's Sixers-Celtics preseason game because of right shoulder soreness.
Toronto Raptors, NBA, Norman Powell
NBA Notes: Norman Powell inks 4-year extension with Raptors
Norman Powell signed a four-year extension worth a reported $42 million with the Raptors. That and other news from around the NBA.
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Joel Embiid practices 5-on-5, could play in preseason after all
Joel Embiid finally practiced full-court 5-on-5 for the Sixers on Thursday, clearing a major step in his return from a knee injury. By Jessica Camerato
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Joel Embiid and Roger Federer are basically the same
Joel Embiid plays tennis. So does Roger Federer. At least one of them thinks they have a lot in common.
Markelle Fultz, Ben Simmons
Learning to Fly: Sixers' issues apparent in preseason opener
Ben Simmons electrified early in the Sixers' preseason opener, but there were some noticeable issues with his and Markelle Fultz's offensive game. By Andrew Unterberger
Evan Turner, Portland Trail Blazers, Brooke Olzendam
Evan Turner pulls over Rolls Royce to help stranded woman after crash
Evan Turner played the hero after Blazers practice Monday, pulling over his Rolls Royce to help a stranded woman after a head-on collision. By Corey Seidman
Brett Brown, Philadelphia Sixers
Amid the anticipated debuts, Sixers detect a glaring area in need of improvement
Wednesday night was about Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz, but Brett Brown noted the Sixers' defense was far from good enough. By Jessica Camerato
Markelle Fultz, Philadelphia Sixers
Sixers' Fultz sees early taste of 'everybody's best shot' in debut
With a tough preseason debut Wednesday, Sixers guard Markelle Fultz saw what life can be like for a No. 1 pick in his rookie season. By Gordie Jones
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Ben Simmons shows 'he's a monster' in Sixers' preseason opener
Robert Covington called Ben Simmons "a monster" after the rookie flashed his skills in the Sixers' 110-89 preseason-opening loss. By Jessica Camerato
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Sixers-Grizzlies preseason observations: Simmons is alive and well
Ben Simmons flashed all of the tools that made him the 2016 top pick during the Sixers' 110-89 preseason-opening loss to the Grizzlies. By Jessica Camerato
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Watch: Brian Dawkins pumps up the Sixers
On the eve of their preseason opener, the Sixers had a special guest at practice: Brian Dawkins. Watch parts of his motivational speech.
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Sixers notes, quotes and tidbits: Fultz eager to see how he fares defensively
Markelle Fultz is eager to see how he fares in his NBA preseason debut, specifically on defense. By Jessica Camerato
Markelle Fultz, Ben Simmons
Sixers get some love from NBA GMs in annual survey
The Sixers and their prized rookies, Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz, received high marks in the latest NBA.com GM survey.
Zoo's Views Podcast : Dario Saric
Fan favorite Dario Saric sits down with Marc Zumoff to discuss his tireless motor and love for basketball, and his high hopes for the Sixers in his second season.
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Philadelphia natives Marcus and Markieff Morris acquitted of assault
Philadelphia natives and NBA players, Marcus and Markieff Morris, were acquitted of aggravated assault on Tuesday.
Russell Westbrook, NBA
NBA Notes: League ditches East-West format for All-Star Game
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including the league scrapping the East-West format for the All-Star Game.
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Sixers notes, quotes and tidbits: Embiid, Saric out for preseason opener
Joel Embiid and Dario Saric will miss the team's preseason opener on Wednesday against the Grizzlies. By Jessica Camerato
What's behind Embiid running streets of Philly? You might even see it again
Brett Brown explained the story behind Joel Embiid running the streets of Philadelphia, and said it wasn't the first time. By Jessica Camerato
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Will changes to NBA All-Star roster format affect Joel Embiid?
The NBA has changed its All-Star roster format for 2017-18, featuring two captains and no conference affiliations. By Jessica Camerato
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Joel Embiid runs Philadelphia ... literally
Joel Embiid's larger-than-life personality has taken over Philadelphia since being drafted by the Sixers and now the center is literally running the city.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Sixers notes, quotes and tidbits: Embiid's status; Fultz's shot mechanics
 Joel Embiid's progress, Brett Brown's "soft spot" for Jahlil Okafor and more in Jessica Camerato's Sixers notes, quotes and tidbits.
Amir Johnson
Sixers' Amir Johnson, a Las Vegas resident, shaken by Strip massacre
A gunman killed over 50 people Sunday on the Las Vegas Strip and Amir Johnson, a Vegas resident, was shaken by the incident. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia Eagles, Los Angeles Chargers, Eagles fans
Rob's Raves: A classy, passionate weekend from Philly sports fans
Rob Ellis' rants are replaced with raves this week, including the impressive displays of passion from Eagles, Sixers and Phillies fans this weekend.
Sixers' Palestra scrimmage observations: Simmons takes over; Korkmaz surprises
Ben Simmons went "into another gear" in the second half of the Sixers' Blue-White Scrimmage at the Palestra on Sunday. By Jessica Camerato
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NBA Notes: Spurs star Kawhi Leonard to miss preseason with thigh injury
Kawhi Leonard will miss the entire preseason while rehabbing an injury to his right quadriceps, the Spurs announced Saturday. 
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Latest way for Sixers to get their competitive juices flowing? Ping pong
The Sixers stepped away from the court for a night earlier this week for a team-building exercise with a 64-person ping pong tournament. By Jessica Camerato
Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA, Russell Westbrook
NBA Notes: Russell Westbrook signs massive extension with Thunder
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Russell Westbrook signing an extension worth a reported $205 million over five years.
Sixers Injury Update: Embiid plays half-court 5-on-5; Okafor participates fully
There were encouraging signs for the Sixers' injured bigs Friday, as Joel Embiid and Jahlil Okafor work their way back to full health. By Jessica Camerato
Markelle Fultz, Philadelphia Sixers
Sixers camp notes, quotes and tidbits: Markelle Fultz changing shot?
Markelle Fultz may be experimenting in Sixers training camp, but he made clear Thursday he is not revamping the form of his shot. By Jessica Camerato
NBA passes lottery reform, but will it actually cure tanking?
The NBA on Thursday passed draft lottery reform to de-incentivize tanking, but it may just shift which teams tank. By Corey Seidman
Sixers wrap practice by singing 'Happy Birthday' to Emeka Okafor
Brett Brown and the Sixers are so into birthdays that an assistant coach is responsible for reminding Brown of every birthday.
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Dario Saric knows his role will change on a deeper Sixers team
Dario Saric knows his role will change with the Sixers this season and he's prepared to spearhead their second unit. By Jessica Camerato
If you hated JJ Redick at Duke, here's why you'll like him now
From a hated villain at Duke to one of the Sixers' leaders, JJ Redick has matured with the help of Coach K on and off the court. By Gordie Jones
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Big shots: Sixers' centers work to expand range to 3-point line
The Sixers want all of their players to be long-distance threats, which explains why the team's centers have been practicing threes. By Jessica Camerato
Miami Heat, NBA, Dwyane Wade, Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James
NBA Notes: Wade says he's 'all about the challenge' after signing with Cavs
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Dwyane Wade explaining his motivation for signing with the Cavaliers.
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Ben Simmons: Kids need a president who motivates, leads the right way
Ben Simmons expanded on his comments about President Trump Wednesday, saying kids need a leader they can look up to. By Jessica Camerato
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An integral part of The Process, Dario Saric would be super as Sixers' closer
Dario Saric may not start in his second season, but at the least, he most certainly should be the Sixers' closer. By Gordie Jones
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Ben Simmons: Trump 'an idiot;' Australians would call him 'd---head'
Sixers rookie Ben Simmons had some blistering comments about President Donald Trump after Trump's recent spate of criticism.
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NBA Notes: Wade to reportedly join Cavs, reunite with LeBron
Dwyane Wade will reportedly sign with the Cavs and reunite with LeBron James. That and more from around the NBA.
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Charles Barkley surprises Sixers, tells them to 'make the playoffs'
Charles Barkley surprised the Sixers during a team gathering at Brett Brown's house and had a simple message for the team: make the playoffs. By Jessica Camerato
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Markelle Fultz feels 'sorry' for teams that have to face him and Ben Simmons
Markelle Fultz, after practicing alongside Ben Simmons on the first day of camp, said he feels sorry for the Sixers' backcourt opponents. By Jessica Camerato
Rob's Rants: Keep running, Doug; Embiid's status; OBJ's celebration
In this edition of Rob's Rants, we talk the Eagles' running game, Joel Embiid's meniscus and Odell Beckham Jr.'s celebration. By Rob Ellis
Just camp bodies? Don't tell Emeka Okafor, Kris Humphries that
Veterans Emeka Okafor and Kris Humphries took a different path, but both are hoping to crack the Sixers' roser. By Matt Haughton
Confident Simmons on being forgotten in rookie poll: 'They'll remember'
Ben Simmons on Monday spoke confidently about his ability to play the point and become a leader for the Sixers. By Paul Hudrick
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Sixers have questions with possible extensions looming for Embiid, Covington
With plenty of question marks on their roster, the Sixers have to make decisions on contract extensions for Joel Embiid and Robert Covington. By Matt Haughton
Nerlens Noel, Dallas Mavericks
Sixers can't replace Nerlens Noel with Emeka Okafor, Kris Humphries
The Sixers brought some high-profile big men to camp, but maybe the club really should've brought Nerlens Noel instead.
Joel Embiid, JJ Redick, Jahlil Okafor
Top Sixers Quotes: Embiid on doubters, Redick finally in a 'sports town'
JJ Redick can't wait to finally play in a "sports town." Here's that and all the other great quotes from Sixers media day on Monday. By Matt Haughton
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Markelle Fultz already showing he's no ordinary No. 1 overall pick
Markelle Fultz has put in the work over the summer and now the No. 1 overall pick is confident he can help the Sixers reach the next level. By Matt Haughton
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Joel Embiid sets realistic expectations for season as contract situation lurks
Joel Embiid knows he won't play all 82 games in 2017-18 and isn't sure about his contract situation with the Sixers — he's just being realistic. By Jessica Camerato
JJ Redick: Being anti-Trump 'is sort of like eating breakfast in the morning'
The Sixers on Monday — most notably newcomer JJ Redick — were not sticking to sports during the team's media day. By Paul Hudrick
Kris Humpries, Emeka Okafor
Sixers sign veterans Kris Humphries, Emeka Okafor before start of training camp
The Sixers on Monday morning added two veteran big men to the fold as they signed Kris Humphries​ and Emeka Okafor before the start of training camp.
Sixers training camp storylines: Embiid's restrictions, PG rotation and more
From Joel Embiid's restrictions to Jahlil Okafor's future, here are five storylines to follow as Sixers training camp gets underway Tuesday. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers owners Josh Harris, David Blitzer form sports and entertainment business
Sixers managing owner Josh Harris and co-managing owner David Blitzer have formed Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment (HBSE). By Jessica Camerato
Watch Joel Embiid go crazy for Eagles' game-winning field goal
Joel Embiid — like you — went crazy when Jake Elliott drilled a game-winning 61-yard field goal Sunday. You gotta see it. By Josh Ellis
Embiid, Simmons among Sixers at Eagles' home opener
Coach Brett Brown, Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and a few other Sixers players attended the Eagles' home opener Sunday against the Giants. By Jessica Camerato
Golden State Warriors, NBA
Donald Trump starts war with sports, and athletes have united
CSNBayArea.com's Monte Poole examines Donald Trump's war with sports. 
NBA Blockbusters: Warriors spurn White House; Melo traded
The Warriors will not visit the White House and the Knicks agreed to trade Carmelo Anthony to the Thunder on Saturday.
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Give and Go: Our predictions for the Sixers this season
What are realistic expectations and how far can this Sixers team go in 2017-18? Our analysts offer their predictions in Give and Go.
Sixers reportedly ink Humphries to non-guaranteed deal; sign Pullen
The Sixers reportedly sign Kris Humphries to a non-guaranteed contract, while a source confirms they signed guard Jacob Pullen. By Jessica Camerato
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You'll get your 1st chance to watch the Sixers on Oct. 1
The Sixers will scrimmage at the Palestra three days before their first preseason game, with free tickets available to the public. 
Brett Brown, Philadelphia Sixers
Give and Go: What is the biggest challenge for Brett Brown this season?
In the latest edition of Give and Go, our Sixers analysts discuss the biggest challenge for Brett Brown this season.
Sixers notes, quotes and tidbits: Simmons' defensive assignment; Saric's role
Sixers notes on which position Ben Simmons will defend, what Dario Saric's role will be in the rotation and aspiring to make the playoffs. By Gordie Jones
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
As Sixers camp nears, Joel Embiid still not ready for 5-on-5
Joel Embiid is not yet set for 5-on-5 while the Sixers have a "hyper-conservative progression" plan in place, Bryan Colangelo said Wednesday. By Gordie Jones
J.J. Redick once impressed Ryan Howard with his baseball skills
J.J. Redick's unique friendship with Jameer Nelson brought him to Philadelphia a couple years back where they ended up taking batting practice at a Phillies game.
New bell-inspired jerseys, new court for Sixers' 'Spirit of 76' campaign
Fans are going to love the new "City Edition" jerseys that pay homage to the centennial. 
Doug Collins
NBA Notes: Bulls bring back Doug Collins as special adviser
Doug Collins has returned to the Chicago Bulls. Here's that and more from around the NBA on Tuesday.
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Give and Go: Who will be the Sixers' sixth man?
In the latest edition of Give and Go, our Sixers analysts discuss who will be the team's sixth man heading into the 2017-18 season.
Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers
Sixers Mailbag: Playoffs, winning records and restrictions
In the latest mailbag, Jessica Camerato talks playoff hopes, finishing over .500 and what injury restrictions to expect for Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Sixers reveal new Philly-themed 'Statement Edition' jersey
A new jersey for the Sixers, referred to as the "Statement Edition" uniform, was revealed Friday night.
NBA 2K18 release moves Sixers, NBA toward inaugural NBA 2K League season
The release of NBA 2K18 on Friday marked another step for the Sixers and NBA toward the inaugural season of NBA 2K League. By Ryan Bright
Bryan Colangelo, Philadelphia 76ers
Sixers hire former FC Barcelona doctor as VP of athlete care
The Sixers on Friday announced the hiring of former FC Barcelona medical director Dr. C Daniel Medina Leal as VP of athlete care. By Jessica Camerato
'The deal of the century': Sixers owner Harris buys house for just $45 million
Sixers' owner Josh Harris just bought a house for $45 million, which is somehow "the deal of the century."
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Embiid makes loud statement in tweet, 'can't wait to shut these bums up'
Joel Embiid "can't wait to shut these bums up," he tweeted Wednesday, making a loud statement about "The Process." By Jessica Camerato
DeAndre Bembry, Atlanta Hawks
NBA Notes: St. Joe's product DeAndre' Bembry out 4-6 weeks with tricep injury
Hawks forward and St. Joe's product DeAndre' Bembry will miss time with a strained right triceps. Here's that and more from around the NBA on Wednesday.
Remembering the best sports video games of all-time
Here are your favorite sports video games of all-time in celebration of National Video Game Day.
Playoffs? Brett Brown remains unfazed with increased expectations on Sixers
With many predicting playoffs for the Sixers, Brett Brown doesn't believe the pressure will be too much for his youthful roster. By Jessica Camerato
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Virginia connection has 3 Eagles supporting Sixers' Justin Anderson
Justin Anderson's Virginia roots has made the Sixers' swingman a fan favorite among some players on the Eagles' roster. By Jessica Camerato
This sure looks like a Sixers red alternate uniform in NBA 2K
Are these images of a Sixers new alternative uniform in red with a different font for the name across the front?
Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Kobe Bryant
NBA Notes: Lakers to retire Kobe Bryant's Nos. 8, 24 next season
The Lakers will retire both No. 8 and No. 24 for Kobe Bryant in a Dec. 18 ceremony. That and other news from around the NBA.
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What is next step in Embiid's growth? Brown says it's all about preparation
With Joel Embiid coming off another injury, Brett Brown said the next step in the center's growth is preparation to keep him healthy. By Jessica Camerato
T.J. McConnell
Sixers' T.J. McConnell gets married as Nik Stauskas plays groomsman
Sixers point guard T.J. McConnell married his high school sweetheart over the weekend and teammate Nik Stauskas played a new position - groomsman. By Josh Ellis
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Julius Erving on Sixers: 'We should make a good run at the playoffs'
Julius Erving, who spent time with No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz, believes the Sixers have the talent to make a playoff run. By Jessica Camerato
'Freakish' Ben Simmons believes Sixers have right mindset going into 2017-18
Ben Simmons, speaking at an event Thursday, said he's healthy and ready to help the Sixers win. By Paul Hudrick
Charlotte Hornets, NBA, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Steve Clifford
NBA Notes: Hornets coach Clifford supports oft-criticized Kidd-Gilchrist
Hornets head coach Steve Clifford threw his full support behind the oft-criticized Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. That and more from around the NBA.
Photo: Allen Iverson posing with a fan with an Allen Iverson tattoo in China
Allen Iverson wasn't just a legend in Philadelphia. He took the NBA game worldwide and made fans all across the globe including in China.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Brown committed to Simmons at PG, but what about on the defensive end?
Brett Brown is committed to starting Ben Simmons at point guard, but what are the plans on the defensive end? By Jessica Camerato
Brett Brown discusses his impressive offseason beard
Brett does mention that it may help him go incognito a bit with a baseball hat and a pair of shades.
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Isaiah Thomas
NBA Notes: Cavaliers' Isaiah Thomas to miss start of season, maybe much longer
Isaiah Thomas will miss the start of the upcoming season for the Cavs and there is no timetable for when he'll suit up. That and more news from around the NBA.
Boston Celtics, NBA, Isaiah Thomas
NBA Notes: Isaiah Thomas says being traded by Celtics 'still hurts'
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Isaiah Thomas explaining that being traded by the Celtics "still hurts."
Tilman Fertitta
Tilman Fertitta reportedly buys Rockets for record $2.2 billion
Restaurant and casino owner Tilman Fertitta has reportedly agreed to purchase the Houston Rockets for an NBA-record $2.2 billion.
Joel Embiid, Brett Brown
Sixers Mailbag: Pressure turned up on Joel Embiid, Brett Brown?
In a new Sixers Mailbag, we analyze the pressure on Joel Embiid and Brett Brown, as well as the potential finishing lineups. By Jessica Camerato
Kyrie Irving, NBA, Boston Celtics
NBA Notes: Irving says trade request was about his potential, not LeBron
Kyrie Irving made it clear that his trade request was about maximizing his own potential and not LeBron James. That and more from around the NBA.
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NBA Notes: Lakers fined $500K for tampering involving Paul George
We look at some new and notes from around the NBA, including the Lakers being fined $500,000 by the league for tampering involving Paul George.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Robert Covington
Robert Covington seeking to expand game beyond 3-point shooting
Known primarily for his three-point shot, Sixers swingman Robert Covington is looking to expand his offensive game in 2017-18. By Jessica Camerato 
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Kyrie Irving
NBA Notes: Cavaliers get additional pick from Celtics to complete blockbuster
The Cavaliers received an additional second-round pick from the Celtics to complete the blockbuster trade between the two teams. That and other news from around the NBA.
The Charles Barkley-Ron Hextall bromance has reached the gift level
Sir Charles was a guest on the Mike Missanelli show on Tuesday and received a personalized Ron Hextall jersey.
Sixers officially sign James Michael McAdoo, ink G James Blackmon Jr.
The Sixers on Wednesday officially signed James Michael McAdoo to a two-way contract, while also adding guard James Blackmon Jr. By Jessica Camerato
Markelle Fultz and Kevin Durant learned hesi pull-up jimbo from same guy
The same coach taught Markelle Futz and Kevin Durant their hesi pull-up jimbo.
Boston Celtics, NBA, Isaiah Thomas
NBA Notes: Isaiah Thomas says 'I am not damaged' in interview
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Isaiah Thomas saying, "I am not damaged" in a recent interview with ESPN.
Vegas gives Sixers decent odds to make the playoffs
One Las Vegas sportsbook likes the Sixers' chances of making the playoffs.
Not that far removed from playing, Elton Brand ready for job as 87ers' GM
It wasn't long ago that Elton Brand was an NBA player. Now he's charged with running the Sixers' G-League affiliate in Delaware. By Jessica Camerato
Dallas Mavericks, NBA, Nerlens Noel
NBA Notes: Nerlens Noel officially signs Mavericks' 1-year, $4.1M qualifying offer
Nerlens Noel signed his one-year, $4.1 million qualifying offer with the Mavericks. That and more from around the NBA.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Ben Simmons goal for the season: 'To be the best in the league'
Ben Simmons isn't lacking any confidence as he told reporters in Australia over the weekend his goal is to be the NBA's best player. By Jessica Camerato
Elton Brand, Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers, Elton Brand retiring
Sixers name Elton Brand GM of G-League's Delaware 87ers
The Sixers on Monday named Elton Brand general manager of their G-League (formerly NBA D-League) affiliate, the Delaware 87ers.
Markelle Fultz has familiar message for Sixers fans: 'Trust the process'
Markelle Fultz had a simple and familiar message Saturday for the fans in attendance at the Sixers Shore Tour. By Jessica Camerato
Former Sixer Nerlens Noel reportedly accepts 1-year qualifying offer from Mavs
Nerlens Noel on Saturday accepted his one-year, $4.1 million qualifying offer from the Dallas Mavericks.
Sixers agree to 2-way contract with James Michael McAdoo
The Sixers on Saturday morning agreed to a two-way contract with former Warriors forward James Michael McAdoo.
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Budding stars, promising young cores give Philly fans hope for future
With each of the four major sports teams having at least one budding star in their grasp, there is reason for hope in Philadelphia. By Rob Ellis
Kevin Durant says Ben Simmons has leg up on other rookies
Kevin Durant joined The Ringer’s Bill Simmons for another episode of the latter’s podcast and Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons came up.
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
Jahlil Okafor goes 'mostly' vegan, down 20 pounds from start of last season
With a focus on health, Jahlil Okafor made a serious commitment to a mostly vegan diet this offseason, and the results have shown. By Jessica Camerato
San Antonio Spurs, NBA, Manu Ginobili
NBA Notes: Manu Ginobili returning to Spurs for 16th season
Manu Ginobili re-signed with the Spurs and will return for a 16th NBA season. That and other news from around the NBA.
Dr. J and Iverson look pretty great in NBA 2K18
Both Sixers legends are seen wearing the new Sixers' Nike uniforms. Julius is rocking his signature afro while Iverson has some gnarly facial hair going.
Boston Celtics, NBA, Isaiah Thomas
NBA Notes: Underdog Isaiah Thomas now facing biggest challenge of career
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including All-Star guard Isaiah Thomas now facing the biggest challenge of his career after being traded to the Cavaliers.
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Kyrie Irving, Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers, Isaiah Thomas
How does Cavs-C's deal impact Sixers? Not much now, but perhaps a lot in future
The Sixers may not be impacted by the Cavaliers-Celtics blockbuster now, but things could get interesting for the teams in the future. By Jessica Camerato
Kyrie Irving, Isaiah Thomas
Sixers, LeBron James and more react to Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade
There was plenty of social media reaction to the Cavaliers-Celtics trade — featuring Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas — on Tuesday night.
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Kyrie Irving
NBA Notes: Cavs send Irving to Celtics for package that includes Thomas in blockbuster
The Cavs granted Kyrie Irving's trade wish and shipped him to the Celtics for a package that includes Isaiah Thomas. That and other news from around the NBA.
Brett Brown Clinic open to local basketball coaches
Brett Brown will be sharing his coaching knowledge next month at his third annual coaches clinic. By Jessica Camerato
Fultz, Simmons lag behind in NBA Rookie Survey; Lonzo Ball headlines poll
The polling results are in and Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons lag behind their fellow rookies in various categories. By Jessica Camerato
Watch: Ben Simmons dominated some amateurs in Australia
Ben Simmons made a surprise appearance playing in an amateur game in Australia. He didn't disappoint. 
Holding Court: Are Sixers a lock for the 2017-18 playoffs?
Marshall Harris is joined by Senior NBA writer for ESPN's The Undefeated, Marc J. Spears, to discuss the national outlook on the Sixers and their playoff hopes for the upcoming season.
Brett Brown, Philadelphia Sixers
The dancing coach: How Brown got Sixers through 'The Process'
Brett Brown has had some brutal seasons with the Sixers, but his positive attitude stuck with many of his former players. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, T.J. McConnell win NBPA Players Voice Awards
Joel Embiid won a pair of 2017 NBPA Players Voice Awards and fan favorite T.J. McConnell was honored as well. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Philadelphia Sixers
Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons both in mix for 2017-18 NBA MVP, Bovada says
The 2017-18 NBA MVP odds are and in Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons are both in the mix, according to Bovada. By Jessica Camerato
Union top fan experience in Philly while Eagles come in last, study says
What's the best fan experience for your buck in Philadelphia? J.D. Power ranks them.
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Sixers Mailbag: Joel Embiid back-to-backs and toughest opponents
In the latest Sixers Mailbag, Jessica Camerato looks at whether Joel Embiid will play in back-to-backs in 2017-18 and who are the team's toughest opponents.
7 silly predictions based on the Sixers' schedule
We'll instantly disregard the seriousness of these predictions as soon as they're proven wrong, but spend till next offseason gloating about the ones that were proved even vaguely right.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Markelle Fultz
Rest of Sixers schedule revealed: Home opener Oct. 20 vs. Celtics
We knew a few games. Now we know the rest. The complete 2017-18 Sixers schedule was released Monday. By Jessica Camerato
Dennis Smith Jr. is not afraid to talk smack to Markelle Fultz's face
What's that one famous line from /The Big Lebowski/? "You're not wrong, Walter. You're just ..."
The Andrew Bynum Trade: The Big Bang of The Process turns 5
When the official book of The Process is written, its first chapter will begin on August 10, 2012. 
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Amid busy summer, Justin Anderson eager for 1st full season with Sixers
In the midst of a busy summer, Justin Anderson is more than ready for his first full season with the Sixers to get underway. By Jessica Camerato
8/11/17: Carson Wentz impresses in preseason debut
Amy Fadool has everything you need to know in Philly sports including the Mack Hollins' strong first appearance for the Eagles, the Mets' pummeling of the Phillies and the NBA's announcement that Sixers...
Sixers to open season Oct. 18 at Washington; will visit Knicks on Christmas
The Sixers will open the regular season on the road against the Wizards and kick off the NBA's Christmas slate against the Knicks. By Jessica Camerato
Jerryd Bayless, Philadelphia Sixers
Jerryd Bayless, Sixers staff part of 1st Basketball Without Borders in Israel
Jerryd Bayless and members of the Sixers staff will participate in the first Basketball Without Borders camp in Israel. By Jessica Camerato
Watch: Joel Embiid tries afternoon tea and crumpets to celebrate London game
Joel Embiid sits down with European broadcaster and former Penn State star John Amaechi for afternoon tea and to talk about playing in London next season.
London, Global Games
Sixers to face Celtics in London in January
The Sixers are taking their rivalry with the Celtics international as the two squads will face off at London's O2 Arena on Jan. 11, 2018. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Report: Sixers to face Knicks on Christmas Day at Madison Square Garden
According to a report, the Sixers will face the Knicks on Christmas Day at Madison Square Garden.
Los Angeles Angels, MLB, Mike Trout
Local hero Mike Trout finally suits up for a Philadelphia team
Mike Trout finally got the chance to suit up for a Philadelphia team ... just not the one fans might have in mind.
Mexico City, NBA
NBA Notes: Nets to play 2 regular-season games in Mexico City
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including the Nets being selected to play two regular-season games in Mexico City in 2017-18.
Joel Embiid looks like a beast in NBA 2K18 art trailer
Joel Embiid looks ready to own some dudes in a new NBA 2K18 trailer.
Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, Ben McLemore
NBA Notes: Grizzlies' Ben McLemore fractures foot during pickup game
Grizzlies guard Ben McLemore suffered a fractured right foot during a pickup game and will miss "an estimated 12 weeks." That and more from around the NBA.
Young camp goer attempts to help Jahlil Okafor with his jump shot
Jahlil Okafor went to a basketball camp in Camden to help some youngsters. Only one kid thought Jahlil was the one who needed help.
Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, Andrew Wiggins
NBA Notes: T-wolves owner wants meeting with Wiggins before max contract extension
Before Andrew Wiggins is offered a max contract extension, Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor wants a face-to-face meeting. That and more from around the NBA.
Ben Simmons posts message to Philly fans: 'It's going to be a scary sight'
Ben Simmons looks ready and he has the attitude to go along with the physique.
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Sixers Mailbag: A suddenly crowded backcourt and what's Okafor's future?
In our latest Sixers Mailbag, we answer questions on the suddenly crowded backcourt and Jahlil Okafor's future. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, T.J. McConnell
Sixers Mailbag: Joel Embiid's big landings; T.J. McConnell still a starter?
In her latest Sixers Mailbag, Jessica Camerato addresses Joel Embiid's avoiding injuries and T.J. McConnell's role in the backcourt.
PST Podcast: Can Sixers be an elite team?
Michael Barkann, Marc Farzetta and Garry Cobb discuss which running back will get the most snaps this season. Later, Michael and Marc are joined by Ed Barkowitz to talk about how many games the Sixers will...
LA Clippers, NBA, Doc Rivers
NBA Notes: Clippers strip Doc Rivers of role as team president
The Clippers stripped head coach Doc Rivers of his other title as team president in favor of Lawrence Frank. That and more news from around the NBA.
Redick says Sixers in position to grow into 'one of the elite teams in the NBA'
JJ Redick spoke today about joining the Sixers at the perfect time and how they can grow into one of the elite teams in the NBA.
Detroit Pistons, NBA, Stan Van Gundy
NBA Notes: Board approves Pistons' downtown move
The Pistons have officially been granted a relocation to downtown Detroit. That and other news from around the NBA.
Allen Iverson, Pete Rose, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers
Of Boardwalks and Bummers: A.I, Rose spoiling Philly sports fan's escape
Sports are meant to be an escape from reality, but Allen Iverson and Pete Rose's latest transgressions remind us there's really no escape. By Rob Ellis
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadephia 76ers
Sixers to open 5-game preseason slate on Oct. 4
The Sixers on Thursday released their 2017-18 preseason schedule that features a home game in Kansas City. By Joe Bloss  
SNC Wake-up Call Podcast: Embiid not yet cleared for 5-on-5
John Boruk recaps all things Philly sports, including an injury update on Joel Embiid, Alshon Jeffery missing another camp practice and Mike Trout's relationship with Carson Wentz.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadephia 76ers
Joel Embiid (knee) eyeing a return to full strength by training camp
Joel Embiid gave an update on his health while in Africa for the NBA Africa Game 2017. By Jessica Camerato
BIG3 suspends Allen Iverson 1 game for skipping Dallas outing
Allen Iverson was slapped with some discipline by the BIG3 for his no-show last weekend in Dallas.
Michael Jordan, NBA, LaVar Ball
NBA Notes: Michael Jordan fires back at LaVar Ball
Michael Jordan finally addressed comments LaVar Ball made about being able to beat the Hall of Famer in a game of one-on-one. That and more from around the NBA.
Holding Court: Positionless basketball Sixers' future?
Marshall Harris and Amy Fadool are joined by Jessica Camerato to discuss the possible starting lineup for the Sixers and some mixed responses from fans on Dario Saric's role with the team.
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot, Markelle Fultz
Sixers Notes: Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot gives No. 20 to Markelle Fultz
An update on Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot's injury, as well as his jersey number, which he gave to No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz. By Jessica Camerato
Allen Iverson
Allen Iverson releases statement on his Dallas no-show act for BIG3
Allen Iverson released a statement for his Dallas no-show act last weekend during the BIG3 games.
Rob's Rants: Wentz and Roseman, Iverson no-show, Cowboys fans
Did Carson Wentz put some pressure on Howie Roseman? Is a no-show by A.I. really a surprise? And a Cowboys fan at Eagles camp? By Rob Ellis
Subtle change to new Sixers' jerseys has fans seeing red
The Sixers unveiled their new Nike uniforms for the 2017-2018 season and they're very similar to last year's Adidas jerseys but some fans are seeing red.
Philadephia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Markelle Fultz
Sixers unveil pair of new Nike uniforms for 2017-18 season
The Sixers officially revealed two of their new Nike uniforms for the 2017-18 season on Tuesday. By Jessica Camerato