Philadelphia 76ers Rival Star Reps Philly Sports Gear Courtside
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by Justin Grasso
1M ago
With the Milwaukee Bucks getting the night off on Monday, their star guard Damian Lillard caught some live NBA action not far from his current playing city. As the Philadelphia 76ers battled it out with the Miami Heat in South Philly on Monday, their Eastern Conference foes, the Chicago Bulls, hosted the Portland Trail Blazers. Being that Lillard will go down as one of the greatest Blazers to don the red and black, it’s no surprise he checked out his former team when he had the chance. Really, the only surprising thing about Lillard’s presence in Chicago on Monday night was the fact that he wa ..read more
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Nick Nurse Has Concerning Statement on Sixers Veteran’s Injury
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by Justin Grasso
1M ago
As the Philadelphia 76ers prepared for their Monday night matchup against the Miami Heat, they anticipated missing a couple of key names, which hasn’t been anything new lately. The star center Joel Embiid is still recovering from corrective procedure on his knee, while Robert Covington remains sidelined due to a knee-related setback of his own. Meanwhile, the two-way standout De’Anthony Melton is dealing with a back injury. There were times it seemed Melton was healthy and ready to roll after missing some games due to lumbar spine soreness, but his return on multiple occasions didn’t last very ..read more
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Sixers News: Joel Embiid's Injury Recovery Timeline Remains Unclear
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by Justin Grasso
1M ago
The return of Joel Embiid can’t come soon enough for the Philadelphia 76ers. While the Sixers remain optimistic about Embiid’s chances of getting back on the court at some point before the regular season concludes, they haven’t had the opportunity to release a target return date to the public. Leading up to Saturday night’s matchup between the Sixers and the Charlotte Hornets, Sixers head coach Nick Nurse had a positive update on Embiid. Still, he couldn’t add much beyond the idea that Embiid’s recovery is going well. “He did see the doctor last week,” Nurse revealed. “They are happy with the ..read more
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Miami Heat Stars Downgraded vs. Sixers
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by Declan Harris
1M ago
On Monday night, the Philadelphia 76ers are set to take on the Miami Heat, as they look to build on their win against the Charlotte Hornets over the weekend. Their win on Saturday came mainly in part due to a 30-point outing from All-Star Tyrese Maxey, who managed to do so on 40 percent accuracy from the field. Maxey's work on the offensive end wasn't just limited to putting up points as he would show off his eye for play-making a few times, dishing out four assists en route to a Sixers' victory. Buddy Hield would also prove to be quite the scoring option for Nick Nurse, as he would score 14 p ..read more
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Sixers' Tyrese Maxey Responds to Fan From a Viral Video
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by Justin Grasso
1M ago
It’s no secret Tyrese Maxey has become a fan favorite for the Philadelphia 76ers. Even before he was an everyday starter for the team, Maxey earned a lot of love when he joined the team as its first-round selection out of Kentucky. These days, Maxey has developed into an NBA star. Midway through his fourth season, Maxey was named an All-Star for the first time in his career. With his on-court progression and always-positive personality, Maxey has generated a significant fan base and recently learned about one of his biggest fans through a viral video on TikTok. In a TikTok posted by the user ..read more
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Nick Nurse Reveals Sixers’ Plans for Kai Jones
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by Justin Grasso
1M ago
On Friday afternoon, the Philadelphia 76ers announced that the team was bringing on the veteran center, Kai Jones. The 23-year-old former first-round pick lands with the Sixers’ organization temporarily, as he signed a 10-Day contract. As soon as the Sixers made the acquisition official, the team assigned the former 19th overall pick to their G League affiliate, the Delaware Blue Coats. Jones picked up an immediate start with the Blue Coats, checking in for 30 minutes against the Birmingham Squadron on Friday night. During that time, Jones made all but one of his seven field goals, producing 1 ..read more
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New Sixers Addition Leaves Blue Coats Game With Injury on Saturday
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by Declan Harris
1M ago
On Saturday night, the Delaware Blue Coats took on the Birmingham Squadron, hoping to pull off their second win in a row against the New Orleans Pelicans' G League affiliate. Their first meeting on Friday night would be a tight affair, with the two sides changing the lead ten times, yet for a significant chunk of the game, it was the Squadron's to lose. The Squadron held a 20-point lead at the height of their dominance in the match, thanks in part to Malcom Hill and Izaiah Brockington, with the partnership combining for 44 points. Terquavion Smith would help lift the Blue Coats above the Squad ..read more
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Nick Nurse Attends Kai Jones' Debut With Sixers' G League Affiliate
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by Declan Harris
1M ago
Following the Philadelphia 76ers loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night, the team flew home as they prepare for their match against the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday night. Given that they have an off day, Nick Nurse made the trip down to Wilmington, Delaware, where he attended the Delaware Blue Coats match against the Birmingham Squadron, the G-League affiliate of the New Orleans Pelicans. The Blue Coats match against the Squadron wasn't just any other match, as it featured all of the two-way players, something that hasn't happened in quite some time following Jeff Dowtin's two-way con ..read more
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Kai Jones Could Face Former Team for Sixers Debut
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by Justin Grasso
1M ago
Over the next week, the Philadelphia 76ers are going to give a young center a shot to make the roster. After working out and meeting with former Charlotte Hornets center Kai Jones last week, the Sixers decided to bring on the young veteran on a temporary contract. On Friday, the Sixers announced the acquisition. For the next ten days, Jones will be available to Nick Nurse, who has a lot of question marks surrounding his undermanned rotation. If Jones is ready to go as early as Saturday, he’ll get an opportunity to suit up against his former team, the Charlotte Hornets. Coming out of the Univer ..read more
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Sixers Helped Celtics Clinch 2024 Playoffs With Loss vs. Bucks
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by Justin Grasso
1M ago
Heading into the Thursday NBA slate, the Boston Celtics had an opportunity to become the first team to clinch their spot in the 2024 NBA Playoffs. The Celtics’ opportunity to lock-in a spot depended on two scenarios. First, the Celtics had to take care of business against the Phoenix Suns. Then, they needed help from the Milwaukee Bucks, as a win over the Philadelphia 76ers would be the second step to help Boston punch their early ticket. Throughout the 2023-2024 season, the Celtics have dominated in the Eastern Conference. Heading into Thursday night’s game against the Suns, the Celtics posse ..read more
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