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Sixers take one for the road
Despite a season-high 25 turnovers, Joel Embiid and the Sixers regrouped for a 118-112 OT win over Minnesota to salvage their road trip. By Nate Gotlieb
Dallas Mavericks, NBA, Harrison Barnes
Mavs crash party in Kawhi Leonard's season debut
We recap Tuesday's top NBA action, including the Mavericks recording a 95-89 win over the Spurs in Kawhi Leonard's season debut.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Will Sixers get reinforcements tonight?
Joel Embiid, Robert Covington and T.J. McConnell are all questionable tonight against the Timberwolves. By Paul Hudrick
Houston Rockets, NBA, Chris Paul, James Harden
No deficit too large for high-octane Rockets
The Rockets fought back from a double-digit deficit for a 130-123 win over the Pelicans. That and more from Monday's top NBA action.
Is this the start of injuries portion of Sixers' season?
We all knew we'd get here at some point this season: the stretch of games where various key Sixers are suffering from various prohibitive maladies.
Sixers 'playing like a high school team' during skid
The Sixers acknowledged they have to play smarter after their losing streak reached a season-high four games Sunday. By Jessica Camerato
Embiid explains surprise scratch
Joel Embiid, who missed Sunday's game in New Orleans, said he's been dealing with back tightness since Thursday. By Jessica Camerato
Shorthanded Sixers' skid hits season high
The Sixers on Sunday had a strong effort without Joel Embiid and Robert Covington but fell, 131-124, to the Pelicans. By Jessica Camerato
Robert Covington, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers, 76ers, Philadelphia Sixers
Sixers shorthanded tonight vs. Pelicans
Another tough blow for the Sixers as Robert Covington (lower back contusion) will miss tonight's game against the Pelicans. By Jessica Camerato
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Booker enters beast mode in Sixers debut
Trevor Booker made his transition to the Sixers look easy Saturday night, impressing his new teammates during his debut in Cleveland. By Jessica Camerato
Robert Covington, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers, 76ers, Philadelphia Sixers
Sixers unsure if or how long Covington will be out
Robert Covington (lower back contusion) will be with the Sixers in New Orleans on Sunday, but the team is unsure if the forward will be able to play. By Jessica Camerato
Lou Williams nails game-winning three
Former Sixer Lou Williams' three-pointer with 1.2 seconds left gave the Clippers a win over the Wizards. That and more from Saturday's best NBA action. 
LeBron James, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers, 76ers, Cleveland Cavaliers, Cavaliers
LeBron proves King again vs. Sixers
The Sixers hung around late with LeBron James and the Cavs but ultimately lost their third straight Saturday in a 105-98 decision. By Jessica Camerato
Latest on Fultz, litany of Sixers injuries
The Sixers on Saturday updated the conditions of injured players, including top pick Markelle Futlz, whose shoulder injury is progressing. By Jessica Camerato
Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, Jimmy Butler, New Orleans Pelicans, DeMarcus Cousins, Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James
Danger ahead for Sixers' road trip?
In this week's edition of Give and Go, we look at the potential trouble ahead for the Sixers on their three-game road trip.
Indiana Pacers, NBA, Victor Oladipo
Victor Oladipo vaporizes Cavaliers' win streak
Victor Oladipo poured in 33 points as the Pacers notched a 106-102 victory to end the Cavs' win streak at 13. That and more from Friday's top NBA action.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Embiid has eyes on battle of the bigs
Joel Embiid will miss the first game of the Sixers' back-to-back set against the Cavaliers on Saturday with an eye on Sunday's big clash in New Orleans. By Jessica Camerato
Kobe Bryant does WHAT during Eagles games?
Kobe Bryant visited the Eagles at their hotel on Friday and had some words of wisdom for them.
More Richaun Holmes, please
Richaun Holmes scored a season-high 13 on Thursday, prompting the question: Why isn't the Sixers' power forward playing more? By Andrew Kulp
Embiid sends off Okafor in the most Embiid way
Joel Embiid on Thursday night sent off his friend Jahlil Okafor in the most Embiid way possible. By Jessica Camerato
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Trevor Booker 'pretty much a bigger T.J. McConnell'
New Sixer Trevor Booker compared himself to T.J. McConnell, and before he even knew he'd be a Sixer, said Joel Embiid > Anthony Davis. By Corey Seidman
Shaq compares Embiid-Simmons duo to a young Penny-Shaq
Shaq had plenty of complimentary things to say about Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, and the Sixers on TNT Thursday night.
This Sixers-Nets trade is not OK
For the second straight in-season deal, the Sixers have prioritized spin over asset management
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Jahlil Okafor
Okafor tossed aside by Sixers just like his first jersey
Jahlil Okafor came to the Sixers with plenty of hype, but he was ultimately ditched to the side just like his first team jersey. By Matt Haughton
Brooklyn Nets, NBA, Caris Levert
Nets snap Thunder's win streak in Mexico City
We recap Thursday's top NBA action, including the Nets battling for a 100-95 win over the Thunder in Mexico City.
Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Brandon Ingram
Many factors led to Sixers' loss to Lakers
Brandon Ingram's last-second three sealed the Sixers' 107-104 loss to the Lakers, but there were several reasons behind the defeat. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Markelle Fultz
Fultz's shoulder progressing, so what's next?
Bryan Colangelo said the soreness and scapular muscle imbalance in Markelle Fultz's ailing right shoulder is gone. By Jessica Camerato
LaVar Ball
Wait until you see what happened when LaVar Ball met Joel Embiid
LaVar Ball was in Philadelphia on Thursday, met Joel Embiid, talked President Trump, and did so much more.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Sixers let Lakers get last laugh
Ben Simmons and the Sixers fought all the way back on Thursday, but Brandon Ingram's last-second three handed them a 107-104 loss. By Jessica Camerato
Brooklyn Nets, NBA, Trevor Booker, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers, Jahlil Okafor, Nik Stauskas
Chance for rare outcome in Sixers-Nets swap
NBA trades happen all the time, but the deal between the Sixers and Nets has the rare opportunity to work out well for both sides. By Jessica Camerato
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia Sixers
Finally, the Sixers trade Okafor
The Sixers on Thursday night finally traded Jahlil Okafor, dealing the big man to the Brooklyn Nets, along with shooting guard Nik Stauskas and a draft pick.
Watch: Sixers players do their best Brett Brown accents
Nik Stauskas and Richaun Holmes steal the show when Sixers do their best Brett Brown impressions.
Lonzo-led Lakers a letdown for Sixers?
Lonzo Ball and the Lakers are coming to town and the Sixers are expecting a raucous home crowd after Monday's letdown vs. the Suns. By Jessica Camerato
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA
LeBron clutch as Cavs win 13th straight to tie record
LeBron James drilled a clutch three-pointer to give the Cavs a 101-95 victory and tie a franchise record for their 13th straight win. That and more from Wednesday's top NBA action.
Dallas Mavericks, NBA, Nerlens Noel
Things go from bad to worse for Nerlens Noel
After a string of DNP-CDs, Nerlens Noel will now undergo thumb surgery and miss several weeks. That and other news from around the NBA.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Markelle Fultz
Markelle Fultz is back ... sort of
Markelle Fultz received a warm welcome in his return to the Sixers' training complex after rehabbing his shoulder in Kentucky. By Jessica Camerato
NFL star gets amazing Allen Iverson-Tyronn Lue tattoo
A star New York athlete got a tattoo of Allen Iverson's amazing NBA Finals moment.
Both Eagles, Sixers get out of character
In this edition of Rob's Rants, Rob Ellis looks at how the Eagles and Sixers both got out of character, which resulted in a pair of humbling losses.
Joel Embiid, Jose Altuve
Embiid (7-2) poses with Altuve (5-6) — and it's awesome
Joel Embiid and Jose Altuve made for a spectacular picture at the SI 2017 Sportsperson of the Year Awards on Tuesday night.
Washington Wizards, NBA, Bradley Beal
Beal responds to humiliating loss with career-high 51
We recap Tuesday's top NBA action, including Bradley Beal erupting for a career-high 51 points in the Wizards' 106-92 win over the Trail Blazers.
Golden State Warriors, NBA, Stephen Curry
Warriors lose Curry (ankle) for at least 2 weeks
Stephen Curry will miss at least two weeks after suffering a sprained right ankle. That and other news from around the NBA.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, T.J. McConnell
Latest on T.J. McConnell's shoulder injury
Backup point guard T.J. McConnell is hoping to return Thursday from a shoulder injury and the Sixers could sure use him. By Jessica Camerato
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, LeBron James, Cavs
Streaking Cavs latest team to take advantage of Bulls
We recap Monday's top NBA action, including the balanced Cavaliers running their win streak to 12 with a 113-91 victory over the Bulls
Phoenix Suns, NBA, Devin Booker
Sixers pay for not respecting Suns enough
The Sixers admitted they didn't respect the Suns enough and it cost them dearly as Devin Booker erupted for 46 points in a 115-101 loss. By Jessica Camerato
Phoenix Suns, NBA, Devin Booker
Devin Booker goes scorched earth on Sixers
The Sixers couldn't get a handle on Devin Booker, allowing him a season-high 46 points in a 115-101 loss to the Suns. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Sonny Hill
Hoops legend calls Embiid 'most phenomenal thing I've ever seen'
Philly hoops legend Sonny Hill was closely associated to Wilt Chamberlain and says Joel Embiid is as close as he's seen to Wilt. By Jessica Camerato
Devin Booker, Tyson Chandler, Phoenix Suns
Suns in town to boost every Sixer's stats
In town tonight to face the Sixers are the Phoenix Suns, who clearly don't care much about the whole defense thing. By Corey Seidman
Robert Covington
Why Saturday may have been playoff preview for Sixers
Robert Covington and the Sixers feel they could be tangling with the Pistons for a while, maybe even into the playoffs this year. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers on a new level, but not that level
The Sixers have held their heads high through a daunting schedule, proving they are on a new level, but not that elite level yet. By Andrew Unterberger
Redick loves 'incredible' Sixers' crowd
JJ Redick is having a great time playing in front of frenzied, packed houses at Wells Fargo Center. By Jessica Camerato 
James takes over in Cavs' 11th straight win
LeBron James dominated in the 4th quarter to lead the Cavaliers to their 11th straight victory. That and more from Saturday’s top NBA action. 
Robert Covington
Sixers survive after disastrous 3rd quarter
The Sixers coughed up a big second-half lead Saturday, but managed to escape with a 108-103 win over the Pistons. By Jessica Camerato 
Joel Embiid visits Meek Mill in prison
Sixers' center Joel Embiid visited rapper and friend Meek Mill in prison this week to offer support. By Jessica Camerato
Embiid on Drummond: 'He can't shoot'
Joel Embiid is looking forward to another matchup against Detroit Pistons big man Andre Drummond tonight. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers
What we like and don't like about the Sixers so far
In this edition of Give and Go, we look at the best and worst aspects of the team at the quarter pole of the 2017-18 NBA season.
No more beef for Embiid and Drummond
After some hostility heading into Saturday night's matchup, Joel Embiid and Andre Drummond expressed their mutual respect. By Jessica Camerato 
Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA, Paul George
George, perfect Adams enough for Thunder
Paul George scored 35 points and Steven Adams added a career-high 27 to give the Thunder a 111-107 win over the Timberwolves. That and more from Friday's top NBA action.
Joel Embiid, Andre Drummond
Get your popcorn ready for next Embiid matchup
Joel Embiid and Andre Drummond didn't mince words after their last matchup in October. On Saturday, they meet again. By Matt Haughton
Simmons' Rookie of Year odds now even more ridiculous
Ben Simmons is now such an overwhelming favorite to win Rookie of the Year that it's probably not even worth a bet. By Corey Seidman
Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons
Sixers outplaying expectations and now it gets easier
The Sixers played at a 48-win pace despite a brutal November schedule, which bodes well for December when it's less threatening. By Corey Seidman
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Jahlil Okafor, Markelle Fultz
No shipping up to Boston for Okafor, Fultz
Jahlil Okafor and Markelle Fultz both did not travel with the Sixers to Boston for the team's game against the Celtics on Thursday night. By Jessica Camerato
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Cavs, LeBron James
Cavs push past Hawks to make it a perfect 10
LeBron James and the Cavaliers knocked off the Hawks, 121-114, for their 10th straight win. That and more from Thursday's top NBA action.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Things just aren't the same without Embiid
Ben Simmons and the Sixers put up a fight against the NBA-best Celtics, but Joel Embiid's absence took a major toll in a 108-97 loss. By Jessica Camerato
Bryan Colangelo, LeBron James
Colangelo primed to lure LeBron?
It appears Bryan Colangelo will attempt to sign LeBron James if the four-time MVP becomes a free agent after the season.
Boston Celtics, NBA, Kyrie Irving, Al Horford
All fight, no victory for shorthanded Sixers
The undermanned Sixers put up plenty of fight, but Kyrie Irving's 36 points were too much to overcome in a 108-97 loss in Boston. By Jessica Camerato
Kyrie Irving, Ben Simmons, Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers
Who has the brighter future — Sixers or Celtics?
Few, if any teams have a better combination of present and future than the Sixers and Celtics. So, which situation is more attractive?
The education of Ben Simmons
Ben Simmons spent last season studying the game's all-time greats and getting quizzed by Brett Brown in real time.
Brett Brown, Philadelphia 76ers
Deck stacked against Sixers tonight in Boston
The deck is stacked tonight against the Sixers, who are down 2 key players and playing a back-to-back against the NBA-best Celtics. By Corey Seidman
NBA, Adam Silver
Is Adam Silver finally trusting the process?
NBA commissioner Adam Silver spoke during the Sixers' broadcast on Wednesday and gave his opinion about the team's hot start. By Matt Haughton
Golden State Warriors, NBA, Stephen Curry
Lakers outlast Warriors in OT to avoid 1st skid of 2017-18
We recap Wednesday's top NBA action, including the Warriors surviving in overtime for a 127-123 win over the Lakers.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Sixers survive debut of Hack-a-Ben
The Wizards used an intentional foul strategy on Ben Simmons, who did just enough at the free throw line in the Sixers' 118-113 win. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Hack-a-Ben nearly works
Ben Simmons and the Sixers nearly cost themselves at the free throw line, but the team held on for a 118-113 win over the Wizards. By Jessica Camerato
Embiid admits to being social media troll
JJ Redick and Joel Embiid talk social media trolling, having fun in life, and when JoJo knew he arrived.
Sixers' G League affiliate to see big changes
The Sixers' G League team, currently the Delaware 87ers, is expecting some sweeping changes in the near future. By Jessica Camerato
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Kevin Love, Cavs
Love's monster night enough for Cavs after LeBron ejected
Kevin Love scored 22 of his 38 points in the first quarter of the Cavaliers' 108-97 win over the Heat. That and more from Tuesday's top NBA action.
Ben Simmons, Philadelphia Sixers
No Simmons or Embiid vs. Wizards?
Ben Simmons (right ankle sprain) is questionable for Wednesday's game, and he's not the only big piece that could be out. By Jessica Camerato
Zoo's Views Podcast: Elton Brand
Marc Zumoff talks with Elton Brand about being the general manager of the Delaware 87ers in the G League after having a long, successful career in the NBA.
NBA's elite still having their way with Sixers
The Sixers are exciting and vastly improved but still not up to par with the upper-echelon teams in the NBA. By Andrew Kulp
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, LeBron James, Cavs
Simmons proves no match for LeBron ... yet
In a much-hyped clash between Ben Simmons and LeBron James, the rookie proved no match for the king in the Sixers' 113-91 loss. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Robert Covington
Covington struggles on heartbreaking night
Robert Covington endured one of the worst shooting nights of his career after finding out a childhood friend was killed earlier in the day. By Jessica Camerato
Detroit Pistons, NBA, Andre Drummond
Drummond dominates the paint with 26 points, 22 rebounds
Andre Drummond turned in a dominant effort in the Pistons' 118-108 win over the Celtics. That and more from Monday's top NBA action.
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, LeBron James, Cavs
Sixers reminded of LeBron, Cavaliers' supremacy
Ben Simmons proved no threat to the throne right now as the Sixers were dominated by LeBron James in a 113-91 loss to the Cavs. By Jessica Camerato
Ben Simmons
Let the fun begin between Simmons and LeBron
Ben Simmons will play vs. the Cavs tonight at the Wells Fargo Center for his first matchup with LeBron James. By Jessica Camerato
Carson Wentz, LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers, Philadelphia Eagles
LeBron James loves him some Carson Wentz
Game recognizes game, which is why Carson Wentz is now LeBron James' favorite player to watch in the NFL. By Andrew Kulp
McConnell reminds Sixers he's pretty good, too
Without Ben Simmons, the Sixers didn't miss a beat Saturday night with T.J. McConnell in a 130-111 win over the Magic. By Jessica Camerato
Blazers storm back from 17-point 4th quarter deficit
With a late run, the Trail Blazers completed a comeback win over the Wizards. That and more from Saturday’s top NBA action.                   
No Ben Simmons, no problem for Sixers
T.J. McConnell and JJ Redick teamed up to help the Sixers beat the Magic, 130-111, Saturday night without star PG Ben Simmons. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Simmons out tonight but what about Embiid?
While the Sixers will be without Ben Simmons (elbow) tonight, they will have Joel Embiid (cold) against the Magic. By Jessica Camerato
Magic embarrassed by Celtics before Sixers game
Kyrie Irving dropped 30 points and the Celtics coasted to a 118-103 win Friday night over the Magic, who face the Sixers on Saturday night.
How partying helped rejuvenate Embiid
Joel Embiid says a "little bit of fun" in Los Angeles helped turn his season around. By Noah Levick 
Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Sixers, Sixers, 76ers
What is Sixers' plan tonight without Simmons?
Ben Simmons will miss Saturday's game against Orlando and the Sixers have full confidence in T.J. McConnell as his replacement. By Noah Levick
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid, Brett Brown, Ben Simmons
Plenty of thanks to go around for improved Sixers
In this week's edition of Give and Go, we take a look at what the Sixers should be happy about the most this Thanksgiving.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
What is Joel Embiid thankful for?
Joel Embiid was feeling the holiday spirit after the Sixers' latest win and rattled off the things that he is thankful for, which included social media. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Sixers' A game on defense more than enough
Anchored by "the best defensive player in the league right now" in Joel Embiid, the Sixers smothered the Blazers in a 101-81 home win. By Jessica Camerato
Heat put a halt to Celtics' 16-game win streak
Boston's winning streak finally came to an end at 16 games, as the Heat hung on for a 104-98 win over the Celtics. That and more from Wednesday's top NBA action.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, T.J. McConnell
Sixers deny Trail Blazers
Joel Embiid and the Sixers held the Trail Blazers to 33.7 percent shooting in a smothering 101-81 home win on Wednesday night. By Jessica Camerato
Allen Iverson, Larry Brown
Should Sixers bring back old school black jerseys?
Does Ben Simmons know something we don't?
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Embiid not concerned about payback
This guy right here made it pretty clear Tuesday that opponents should think twice if they want to come after big Joel Embiid.
Plenty to be thankful for in Philly sports
There are no rants this week. Rob Ellis is focused on all Philadelphia sports fans have to be thankful for this year.
Sixers pick up first boring win of the season against Jazz
It wasn't an upset or a moral loss or a validating triumph. It wasn't anything, really, except a win. 
Philadephia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Amir Johnson
Unexpected MVP of win over Utah
While Joel Embiid garnered all of the buzz with his latest feud, he called backup center Amir Johnson "the MVP" of the Sixers' 107-86 win. By Jessica Camerato
Irving torches Mavs for 47 as Celtics keep streak alive with OT win
Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 47 points to rally the Celtics to their 16th straight win. That and more from Monday's top NBA action.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid, Donovan Mitchell
Embiid admits he flopped to draw tech
The block, the stare down, the technical foul signal, the crowd pumping ... Joel Embiid provided a perfect moment.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Sixers play all the right notes
Ben Simmons scored a career-high 27 points as the Sixers rolled to a 107-86 win over the Jazz on Monday for the season sweep. By Jessica Camerato
Meat the Sixers' pie from down under
The Sixers sent over their newest, strangest concession food and we just couldn't resist reviewing this Australian beast of a meat pie. By Christina Betz
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers
Joel Embiid will decide if Joel Embiid will play tonight
While Joel Embiid is questionable for tonight's game against the Jazz, the big man said it's his decision if he plays. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid roasted the Warriors even after tough loss
Everytime Joel Embiid takes the basketball court -- or pulls his phone out of his pocket -- he has the ability to surprise us with a new move.
Ben Simmons
Sixers' future is now, but not quite there yet
The Sixers showed all the glimpses in the world last night against the Warriors, but they also showed why they're still far away. By Andrew Unterberger
Markelle Fultz
Markelle Fultz shows progress, but still weeks away
Markelle Fultz's shoulder injury is progressing, but the Sixers' rookie is still weeks away from returning to the court. By Jessica Camerato
Losses to NBA elite Warriors teach Sixers crucial lessons
Despite owning a 22-point lead at halftime Saturday night, the Sixers fell apart in the third and lost, 124-116, to the Warriors. By Jessica Camerato
A tale of two halves for Sixers
Despite having a 22-point lead at halftime, the Sixers again fell apart in the third quarter Saturday in a 124-116 loss to the Warriors. By Jessica Camerato
Curry's advice to former pupil Fultz
Just two years ago, Stephen Curry was impressed when he saw Markelle Fultz at one of his camps. Now Curry has some advice for the Sixers' rookie. By Jessica Camerato
Golden State Warriors, NBA, Cleveland Cavaliers, Washington Wizards, Stephen Curry, LeBron James, John Wall
Breaking down the Sixers' 6-game homestand
In the latest edition of Give and Go, we look at what to expect from the Sixers as they return to the Wells Fargo Center for a six-game homestand.
San Antonio Spurs, NBA
Spurs storm back from down 23 to snap Thunder's win streak
We recap Friday's top NBA action, including the Spurs battling back from a 23-point deficit for a 104-101 win over the Thunder.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Justin Anderson
Yet another Sixers perimeter player sidelined
Sixers swingman Justin Anderson is out with shin splints in his left leg and will be reevaluated in approximately three weeks. By Matt Haughton
Imagine how good Sixers can be once this trio picks up
The Sixers are currently an impressive 8-6 despite the absence of Markelle Fultz and the recent struggles of Dario Saric and JJ Redick. By Rob Ellis
Boston Celtics, NBA, Jaylen Brown
Celtics knock off champs in thriller to push win streak to 14
We recap Thursday's top NBA action, including the Celtics extending their win streak to 14 straight games by rallying for a 92-88 victory over the Warriors.
Robert Covington, Philadelphia Sixers
Teammates react to Covington's payday
Robert Covington's journey and transformation have left a lasting impression on his teammates, who expect to taste the reward, too. By Jessica Camerato
Lucky Sixers fan in L.A. gets jersey off Embiid's back
How about this lucky kid ... on his birthday, no less!
Covington's $ and what it means for Sixers' cap space
The team-friendliness of Robert Covington's new deal allows the Sixers to make a major move in one of the next two summers. By Corey Seidman
Joel Embiid played one of the best games in 76ers history
This was the game Philadelphia fans were waiting for.
Embiid's history in photos
Joel Embiid made history in Wednesday night's 115-109 win over the Lakers. Let's take a look at how with some pictures.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Embiid conquers Hollywood with historic game
With several young stars on the court, Joel Embiid shined the brightest of them all during a historic effort in the Sixers' 115-109 win. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Kevin Hart
Joel Embiid, Kevin Hart kill it in postgame interview
Joel Embiid — with an assist from Kevin Hart — destroyed his postgame interview after his epic performance Wednesday night.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
All Joel Embiid, all the time
Joel Embiid made the most of his Hollywood trip with an insane 46-point performance in the Sixers' 115-109 win over the Lakers. By Jessica Camerato
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, LeBron James
LeBron, Cavs continue dominance over Hornets
LeBron James and the Cavs continued their string of success against the Hornets with a 115-107 win. That and more from Wednesday's top NBA action.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Robert Covington
Looks like Covington is getting PAID
Robert Covington's hard work has paid off, as the small forward and the Sixers are finalizing a contract extension, according to a source. By Jessica Camerato
Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma, Los Angeles Lakers
Lakers rookie — not Lonzo — impressing Brett Brown
Brett Brown has long had his eye on Lakers rookie Kyle Kuzma. "He's a hell of a rookie. That was a great pick by them." By Jessica Camerato
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Some fun, under-the-radar Sixers stats
A look at some fun, under-the-radar Sixers stats ahead of tonight's anticipated game against the Lakers. By Corey Seidman
Raising the cat didn't go so well for Ben Simmons
Philadelphia 76ers fans love to #RaiseTheCat, but raising a couple of cats of his own didn't exactly go so well for Ben Simmons.
Embiid torches Clipper on Twitter after owning him on court
Joel Embiid keeps trash talking. This time on Twitter. Again.
Boston Celtics, NBA, Kyrie Irving
Masked Irving helps spark Celtics to 13th straight win
Kyrie Irving returned from a facial fracture wearing a mask to help give the Celtics a 109-102 win over the Nets for their 13th straight victory. That and more from Tuesday's top NBA action.
Joel Embiid, Lonzo Ball
Embiid-Ball drama hits Hollywood
All eyes will be on Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid and the Sixers for Wednesday's showdown in Los Angeles against Lonzo Ball's Lakers. By Jessica Camerato
Dallas Cowboys, NFL, Jerry Jones
Are Cowboys fans or Jerry Jones worse?
Local Cowboys fans are insufferable, but so is the owner of the team. That, plus the overvaluing of Nerlens Noel in this edition of Rob's Rants. By Rob Ellis
Covington could have huge payday coming today
Robert Covington can sign a new contract Wednesday and the timing couldn't be better. Here's a look at how much he stands to earn. By Corey Seidman
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Robert Covington
Could Robert Covington be an All-Star this season?
Even with a mostly healthy Embiid and a stunning Simmons, there's an argument to be made that Covington remains the Sixers' MVP this season.
Holding Court Podcast: While you were sleeping
Amy Fadool and Marshall Harris are joined by coach Jim Lynam for a late night recap of the Sixers' win over the Clippers. Plus, they look ahead to the anticipated battle between the Sixers and Lonzo Ball.
A.I. returns to BIG3, sort of
Allen Iverson is returning to the BIG3, but in only one role ... or at least that's what was announced.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Embiid turns trash into treasure with career night
Joel Embiid wouldn't let trash talk — or even a dustup — stop him from having a career night in the Sixers' 109-105 win over the Clippers. By Jessica Camerato
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, LeBron James
Tempers flare before LeBron, Cavs pull off epic comeback at MSG
We recap Monday's top NBA action, including tempers flaring between the Cavs and Knicks before Cleveland rallied from 23 points down for a 104-101 win.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Robert Covington
Sixers turn to their stars in Hollywood
Robert Covington scored a career-high 31 and the Sixers' young stars helped lift the team to a hard-fought 109-105 win over the LA Clippers. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers down 4 players tonight vs. Clippers
The Sixers will be without four players on Monday night as they continue their road trip against the LA Clippers.
Embiid's Valentine's Day #FakeNews incident aired on E!'s WAGS
Remember the WAGS LA star Olivia Pierson who posted about Joel Embiid on Valentine's Day? Well she explained the incident on an episode on Sunday.
Joel Embiid, Lonzo Ball
Embiid clarifies his feelings on Lonzo Ball
Sixers fans want Joel Embiid to hate the Lakers but JoJo's all about the love when it comes to Lonzo Ball.
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No Kyrie, no problem for Celtics, who win 12th straight
Without Kyrie Irving on Sunday night, the Boston Celtics held off the Toronto Raptors with a 95-94 victory for their 12th straight win.
How Sixers keep Markelle Fultz busy during recovery
Markelle Fultz isn’t cleared to play, but as long as he’s around the Sixers, they're going to make him feel as involved as possible. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid
Is everything OK with Joel Embiid?
It's early in the year, but Joel Embiid hasn't really looked like himself on the court. Does that raise any red flags? By Andrew Unterberger
Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Sixers, Sixers, 76ers
Why Embiid, Simmons struggled vs. Warriors
The Process may be behind the Sixers, but it felt like old times Saturday in a 135-114 loss to the defending NBA champions. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers experience the gold standard
The Process may be behind the Sixers, but it felt like old times Saturday in a 135-114 loss to the defending NBA champions. By Jessica Camerato
Milwaukee Bucks, NBA, Eric Bledsoe
Bucks get boost from Bledsoe debut to snap 4-game skid
Eric Bledsoe had 13 points and seven assists in his debut with the Bucks as the team notched a 94-87 win over the Spurs. That and more from Friday's top NBA action.
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Embiid told Draymond he was 'going to kick his a--'
Never one to back down, Joel Embiid explained how he told notorious trash talker Draymond Green that he was going to "kick his a--." By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Robert Covington
Covington ready for Sixers to show him the money
According to a report, Robert Covington and the Sixers are "indeed on course" for a new contract when he is eligible on Nov. 15. By Matt Haughton
Joel Embiid, Robert Covington, Dario Saric
Blame Brett Brown? Sixers must get past growing pains
Brett Brown should not be under scrutiny for the Sixers' late-game dysfunction. At some point, the training wheels must come off. By Jessica Camerato
Embiid's freakish frame requires unique training plan
Marc Zumoff sat down with Philadelpha 76ers' strength and conditioning coach Todd Wright about the unique challenges of rehabbing Joel Embiid.
Is it time to release Jahlil Okafor?
In this edition of Sixers Mailbag, Jessica Camerato answers questions about Jahlil Okafor's trade request and Markelle Fultz's injury.
Houston Rockets, NBA, James Harden
Harden gets best of LeBron in Rockets' wild win over Cavs
We recap Thursday's top NBA action, including James Harden notching a triple-double in the Cavs' 117-113 win over the Cavaliers.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Brett Brown
Brown bewildered why Sixers went 'rogue' in final seconds
The Sixers "went rogue" in the final seconds in Sacramento, ignoring Brett Brown's designed play, and the result was a 109-108 loss. By Matt Haughton
Sacramento Kings, NBA, De'Aaron Fox
Sixers play with fire, end up burned
The win streak went up in smoke as the Sixers couldn't close things out in a 109-108 loss to the Kings on Thursday night. By Matt Haughton
Brett Brown, Philadelphia Sixers
The Sixers are streaking and here's why
The Sixers weren't supposed to find their footing this fast. Here's what we've learned during the five-game win streak. By Andrew Kulp
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Frustrating front-row seat for Markelle Fultz
Markelle Fultz can do nothing but watch on the Sixers' road trip as other rookies from the 2017 draft class hone their skills right in front of him. By Matt Haughton
Boston Celtics, NBA, Aron Baynes
Aron Baynes' big night helps Celtics run win streak to 10
The Celtics notched a 107-96 victory over the Lakers to push their win streak to 10 straight games. That and more from Wednesday's top NBA action.
Sixers' 3-point shooting has been ridiculous
The Sixers haven't had a rotation regular shoot over 40 percent from three since Hollis Thompson. They currently have five!
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Keep shooting, Ben Simmons
Ben Simmons shot 2 of 17 from eight feet and beyond in Tuesday's win over the Jazz, but it was a promising sign for the rookie point guard nonetheless. 
Who's Sixers' backup PG when Fultz returns?
Has T.J. McConnell shown enough to play PG when Markelle Fultz returns from his injury? We answer in this edition of Sixers Mailbag. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Ben Simmons a Rubik's Cube for Jazz
Ben Simmons wasn't at his best offensively against Utah, but the rookie impacted the game in other ways to give the Sixers a 104-97 win. By John Coon
Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins combine for 69 points, 27 rebounds
Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins both had huge games to help lead the Pelicans over the Pacers. That and more from Tuesday's top NBA action.  
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Sixers continue to make sweet music against Jazz
The Sixers packed their momentum for their five-game road trip as they opened the excursion with a 104-97 win over the Jazz. By John Coon
Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Lonzo Ball, Utah Jazz, Rudy Gobert, Golden State Warriors, Kevin Durant
Most dynamic players Sixers will see on road trip
The Sixers will see everything from budding rookies to NBA superstars on their 5-game road trip. What's the most intriguing matchup? By Matt Haughton
2 teams emerge in Jahlil Okafor trade talks
Two Eastern Conference bottom feeders have emerged as "the most likely destinations" for beleaguered Sixers center Jahlil Okafor. By Corey Seidman
Boston Celtics, NBA, Kyrie Irving
Celtics run record to NBA-best 9-2 with 9th straight victory
Kyrie Irving and the Celtics ran their win streak to nine straight games with a 110-107 victory over the Hawks. That and more from Monday's top NBA action.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Embiid out Tuesday vs. Jazz, but why?
Joel Embiid and Jerryd Bayless will not play Tuesday night as the Sixers begin a five-game road trip in Utah. By Paul Hudrick
Fultz resorts to shooting left-handed
Out indefinitely with right shoulder soreness, Markelle Fultz has taken to shooting with his left -- and fans are losing their minds. By Andrew Kulp
James Harden lights up Jazz for career-high 56
James Harden only missed six field goal attempts as he torched the Rockets for a career-high 56 points. That and more from Sunday 's top NBA action.
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Don't forget about Ben Simmons' defense
Overshadowed by JJ Redick's Sixers coming out party, Ben Simmons' capabilities on the defensive end shouldn't go unnoticed. By Andrew Unterberger
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Embiid or Simmons more important to Sixers' offense?
In the latest edition of Give and Go, we look at whether Joel Embiid or Ben Simmons is the Sixers' primary option on the offensive end of the floor.
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, LeBron James
LeBron ends Cavs' losing streak with 57-point outburst
LeBron James went off for 57 points as the Cavaliers snapped their four-game skid with a 130-122 win over the Wizards. That and more from Friday's top NBA action.
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Redick gives red-hot shooting, gets 'goosebumps' in return
It was a good time at the Wells Fargo Center as JJ Redick drilled eight three-pointers in the streaking Sixers' 121-110 win over Indiana. By Jessica Camerato
Ben Simmons' jersey ripped apart
Ben Simmons on Friday night had his jersey completely ripped down the side ... and here's how it happened. By Jordan Hall
JJ Redick
JJ Redick leaves nothing but scorched nets in his wake
JJ Redick had eight three-pointers as the Sixers rallied in a 121-110 victory over Indiana for their first four-game win streak since 2013-14. By Jessica Camerato
Portland Trail Blazers, NBA, Damian Lillard
Blazers' Lillard comes through in 'Dame Time' with last-second 3
Damian Lillard drilled a three-pointer with 0.7 seconds remaining to give the Trail Blazers a 113-110 win over the Lakers. That and more from Thursday's top NBA action.
What Richaun Holmes' return means for Sixers
Richaun Holmes is set to make his season debut Friday. What does it mean for the Sixers' rotation? By Jessica Camerato
Sam Hinkie reacts to Astros' championship
Sam Hinkie reacts to the Houston Astros winning the World Series after years of ... tanking?
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
Rival NBA players stick up for Jahlil Okafor
Jahlil Okafor's situation with the Sixers is getting more uncomfortable by the day and players around the NBA have noticed. By Corey Seidman
Shouts to Jerryd Bayless and Amir Johnson
Without Amir Johnson and Jerryd Bayless, this one maybe slips away altogether.
Indiana Pacers, NBA, Domantas Sabonis
Upstart Pacers send spiraling Cavaliers to 3-5 record
We recap Wednesday's top NBA action, including the Pacers using a balanced effort to notch a 124-107 win over the struggling Cavaliers.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Brett Brown, Jahlil Okafor
The middle man in the Jahlil Okafor dilemma
Brett Brown understands that Jahlil Okafor wants to get on the court but also that the Sixers must weigh their options with the big man's future. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons
Embiid does his best Wentz impression in Sixers' furious finish
Ben Simmons punctuated things with a huge dunk, but it was Joel Embiid's play in the fourth quarter that sealed the Sixers' 119-109 win. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Time on Embiid's side as Sixers overcome blown 17-point lead
Joel Embiid played a career-high 30 minutes as the Sixers overcame a blown lead to beat the Hawks, 119-109, for their first home win. By Jessica Camerato
See why Simmons could take rookie honors over Ball
Ben Simmons is now the heavy favorite to win NBA Rookie of the Year, according to Bovada's latest odds.
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Under-the-radar players pushing Philly teams forward
All 4 Philly teams have star-level talent these days, but each of the teams has been pushed forward by underrated acquisitions. By Rob Ellis
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Jahlil Okafor
Jahlil Okafor makes clear he wants out of Philly
Jahlil Okafor made it clear on Wednesday: He wants out of Philly and wants the Sixers to make it happen quickly. By Jessica Camerato
The process will outlive Jahlil Okafor
Okafor never made sense for this team as anything but a misguided attempt at a Joel Embiid insurance policy.
Phoenix Suns, NBA, Tyson Chandler, Alex Len
Suns catch fire late to finish off comeback against Nets
The Suns stormed back late in the fourth quarter for a 122-114 win over the Nets. That and more from Tuesday's top NBA action.
Okafor's future with Sixers even bleaker after Tuesday
Jahlil Okafor's future with the Sixers already didn't look good. Tuesday's decision regarding his contract makes it even bleaker. By Jessica Camerato
Ezekiel Elliott, James Harden, Dallas Cowboys, Houston Rockets
How sick are you of the Ezekiel Elliott saga?
The endless Ezekiel Elliott saga and James Harden's crybaby antics highlight Rob Ellis' weekly rants.
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From Simmons to Jah, Sixers' favorite Halloween costumes
Before they were preparing for NBA games in October, the Sixers were getting ready for Halloween. Take a look back at their favorite costumes. By Jessica Camerato
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Sixers refuse to let recent past haunt them down the stretch
After the Sixers' struggles to close games showed again last week vs. Houston, the team made sure to finish the job in a 115-107 win. By Jessica Camerato
New York Knicks, NBA, Kristaps Porzingis
Porzingis goes off for career-high 38 points as Knicks stay hot
Kristaps Porzingis scored a career-high 38 points in the Knicks' 116-110 win over the Nuggets. That and more from Monday's top NBA action.
Houston Rockets, NBA, James Harden
Sixers sweep through Texas with revenge on Rockets
Ben Simmons was one of seven Sixers to score in double figures as the team got a bit of revenge against Houston with a 115-107 win. By Jessica Camerato
T.J. McConnell, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers, Sixers-Bulls, Chicago Bulls
Time to stop being surprised by T.J. McConnell
The time has come to stop being surprised by T.J. McConnell's strong performances and start expecting them. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid goes nuts at wild World Series
Of course Joel Embiid was at one of the wildest World Series games of all time.
Update on Embiid, Okafor talks status
Joel Embiid was adamant Sunday: He's playing Monday against the Rockets, whether the Sixers want him to or not. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers shut down Markelle Fultz indefinitely
Markelle Fultz is out indefinitely because of right shoulder soreness and scapular muscle imbalance, the Sixers said Sunday. By Jessica Camerato