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Why Trust The Process Of Philadelphia 76ers Is Paramount For The Modern NBA

Why is the Philadelphia 76ers method of Trust The Process Important in Today’s NBA? The Philadelphia 76ers‘ Trust The Process is the counter-NBA culture that rose in popularity when the NBA The National Basketball Association, like every professional sports league, has three groups in any given year.  There are the have-nots (teams that do not […] Why Trust The Process Of...
Via The Sixer Sense
21 minutes ago

Joel Embiid feels ‘great’ after MRI on knee comes back clean

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid appears to have dodged serious injury, saying an MRI on his knee came back clean.Embiid said he feels “great” and wasn’t really put off by the injury. You can see how the injury happened here. Given Embiid’s extensive history of foot problems, you can’t blame anyone for being a bit scared, but it sounds like he came through it alright.
Via Larry Brown Sports
37 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Chasson Randle Is Playing for His Career

After a solid first 10-Day Contract, the Philadelphia 76ers guard Chasson Randle now has a second chance to prove himself to the team. For a fledgling team like the 2016-2017 Philadelphia 76ers, every roster spot is important. Whether it’s the potential All Star or the 15th man in the rotation, everyone plays a role. With […] Chasson Randle Is Playing for His Career - The Sixer...
Via The Sixer Sense
3 hours ago

Joel Embiid Seems to Have Inspired Johnny Manziel

Johnny Manziel suddenly seems apologetic about his partying. Is he inspired by the success Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has had? If Johnny Manziel ends up coming back into the NFL and doing really well, then maybe whatever team he ends up with will have Philadelphia 76ers rookie center Joel Embiid to thank. Manziel has […] Joel Embiid Seems to Have Inspired Johnny Manziel...
Via The Sixer Sense
5 hours ago

Robert Covington drains game-winner to keep Sixers win streak alive (VIDEO)

The Philadelphia 76ers are officially on a legitimate win streak right now, after winning their third game in a row on Friday night. And the player that delivered on Friday wasn’t the one you might expect. It wasn’t Joel Embiid or T.J. McConnell, no, this time it was Robert Covington. Trailing the Blazers by two points, Damian Lillard missed a big free throw that would come...
Via The Sports Daily
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Don’t Look Now, The Philadelphia 76ers are Rolling

Just a couple of weeks ago, the Philadelphia 76ers were sitting at 7-24, competing for lottery balls with the Celtics (they have Brooklyn’s pick), Miami and the other bottom-dwellers of the NBA. Then, out of nowhere, something clicked. The 76ers have won eight of their last ten games, and have moved to 15-26, surpassing their previous season win total by five, and we are still...
Via The Sports Journal
15 hours ago

Robert Covington drains a game-winning three, and the Sixers are still the hottest team in the East

The Sixers could not Trust The Process at the end of Friday’s game against the Blazers with Joel Embiid sidelined by a leg injury. Instead they resorted to trusting a long, contested three-pointer. Robert Covington nailed the game-winner from well beyond the arc with 4.5 seconds left and a hand in his face: Sixers' Robert Covington drills deep game-winning three over Blazers...
Via The Comeback
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Joel Embiid leaves 76ers' game with knee contusion

Joel Embiid left Friday’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers after suffering a left knee contusion on a dunk, returned, and then left for good after aggravating the injury.Embiid first hurt his knee on this dunk in the third quarter and then limped to the locker room: Embiid later returned to the game, but he landed on his left foot again after a drive to the hoop and this...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

76ers reportedly beef up their analytics department

The Process is getting more sophisticated.According to what ESPN's Zach Lowe said on Friday, the Philadelphia 76ers have added five new analytics hires to their front office. Though they’re still at 14-26 on the year, the Sixers are 6-2 in the month of January and might actually be able to put together a dark horse bid for a low playoff seed in the Eastern Conference. But the advanced...
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brett Brown | Practice (1.17.17)

Brett Brown speaks to the media following their practice in Camden, NJ.
Via YouTube
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Ben Simmons Could Return Right After the All-Star Break, Or Not

For a long time, I’ve been placing Ben Simmons’ on-court debut right after the All-Star Break. Chris Haynes of ESPN is now reporting that my guess was probably right… or wrong: Philadelphia 76ers rookie forward Ben Simmons could make his much-anticipated NBA debut shortly after the All-Star break, league sources told ESPN. Barring a setback in his recovery, sources say the...
Via Crossing Broad
2 days ago

Embiid scores 26, 76ers beat Raptors 94-89

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Joel Embiid scored 26 points, Ersan Ilyasova added 18 and the resurgent Philadelphia 76ers beat the Toronto Raptors 94-89 on Wednesday night for their seventh win in nine games. Embiid, who was questionable because of the flu, surpassed 20 points in fewer than 30 minutes in his 10th straight game. With Embiid leading the way, the Sixers are no longer the NBA...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Joel Embiid’s minute limit will be enforced for rest of season

The Philadelphia 76ers made it clear there are no immediate plans to lift the minutes limit set for Joel Embiid. Further, the plan going forward is to keep that limit enforced for the balance of the season, despite the center making significant progress in his on-court development and recovery from seasons-robbing injuries. Embiid, after averaging around 23 minutes per game at the...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brett Brown | Postgame vs Wizards (1.14.17)

Brett Brown speaks to the media following their game against the Washington Wizards.
Via YouTube
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Embiid gets down with Sixers Dancers after win over Knicks

Joel Embiid not only is quickly becoming one of the NBA’s biggest young stars, he just might be one of the most charismatic as well. The Philadelphia 76ers center let it all hang out while celebrating Wednesday’s 98-97 victory over the New York Knicks by busting a move alongside the team’s Sixers Dancers. #NBAVote Joel Embiid pic.twitter.com/bNzIpcAub7 — Christian...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
9 days ago  |  Discuss

TJ McConnell beats Knicks on buzzer-beater

With the New York Knicks leading the Philadelphia 76ers 97-96 in the final seconds, Knicks second-year phenom Kristaps Porzingis got a wide-open three to put the game out of reach… and airballed. The Sixers got the rebound, sprinted down the court, and got the ball to point guard T.J. McConnell on the baseline. McConnell put a spin move on Carmelo Anthony and nailed a game-winning...
Via The Comeback
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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