Feb 24, 2012, 4:38 PM EST
Below is a video of Evan Turner chatting shortly after becoming a world record holder for most shots made from behind the backboard in one minute. It was before Ricky Rubio beat his record, but ET was quite happy with the accomplishment, even joking about it.
Feb 24, 2012, 1:24 PM EST
With the Sixers getting a few days off for the All-Star break we take a look at where they stand and examine their flaws and what they need to do to grow.
Feb 24, 2012, 12:03 PM EST
Pearl Jam made a special guest appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to honor America’s greatest basketball player.
Feb 24, 2012, 10:49 AM EST
it made us happy this morning to see that Evan had already made his mark felt on the weekend by setting a Guinness World Record for shots made from behind a backboard in 60 seconds.
Feb 23, 2012, 10:08 AM EST
Jrue Holiday was all my smiles before the game started last night in Houston. Once it began? Well that’s another story…
Feb 23, 2012, 12:15 AM EST
Not exactly the way you want to head into the All-Star break. Or: thank god these get a break to refresh and get their act together.
Feb 22, 2012, 6:11 PM EST
The Philadelphia 76ers face an old friend in Houston in their last game before the All-Star break.
Feb 22, 2012, 12:26 PM EST
Allen Iverson is broke. One anecdote from a former Sixer about A.I. buying new clothes in every city they traveled to could help explain it.
Feb 22, 2012, 10:35 AM EST
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Feb 21, 2012, 5:34 PM EST
Yes, Andres Nocioni is actually starting for the Sixers tonight, who nonetheless look to rebound from a 2-5 stretch against the Grizzlies in Memphis .
Feb 20, 2012, 3:18 PM EST
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Feb 20, 2012, 11:40 AM EST
The Rochester Lancers of the Major Indoor Soccer League are cashing in on Allen Iverson’s recent misfortunes by offering the 11-time All-Star and 2001 NBA MVP a “unique offer” to play for the team in its final regular season games of 2012.
Feb 19, 2012, 9:55 PM EST
The Phialdelphia 76ers lose another close one in the final minute as Kevin Love hits two free throws with .1 seconds to go for the 92-91 win.
Feb 19, 2012, 5:55 PM EST
The Philadelphia 76ers are 2-4 in their last six games, and need a strong performance against the Wolves in Minnesota tonight to break out of their funk.
Feb 17, 2012, 11:09 PM EST
Dirk Nowitzki and the defending NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks beat the Philadelphia 76ers Sixers 82-75 at the Wells Fargo Center
Feb 17, 2012, 5:54 PM EST
The Philadelphia 76ers look to turn around a rough stretch in front of a national audience at home tonight.
Feb 17, 2012, 12:54 PM EST
One of the sentiments in the headline above is true. The other is that the Knicks preach defense. Former Denver Nugget J.R. Smith tweeted early on Friday afternoon that he has agreed to a deal with the New York Knicks now that international basketball rules allow him to do so. Smith signed a contract to…
Feb 17, 2012, 11:45 AM EST
Reports (some generated by his own camp) are now emerging that Allen Iverson is once more attempting a return to the NBA — albeit through non-traditional means.
Feb 17, 2012, 8:33 AM EST
As we first wrote about earlier this month, the Philadelphia Daily News, Philadelphia Inquirer, and Philly.com will indeed be coordinating their sports coverages in an attempt to avoid redundancy and best use their resources for more enterprise material.
Today, the Inquirer’s Mike Armstrong added more details of how this may work (it seems to some extent they’re not entirely sure just yet):
Feb 16, 2012, 12:15 AM EST
another frustrating night for Sixers fans… Wednesday night’s game in Orlando was tough to watch on many fronts. The Sixers got out to an awful start, allowing the Magic to do what they seem to do best. Jameer Nelson was working the drive and kick while Dwight Howard was working the inside-out game setting up open looks.
Feb 15, 2012, 6:06 PM EST
The Philadelphia 76ers look to beat a not-quite-so-miserable Magic team in the All-Star Weekend home base of Orlando.
Feb 14, 2012, 4:41 PM EST
The Sixers are one of the biggest surprises of the NBA season which has garnered them some national attention. But did Grantland take it a bit too far?
Feb 14, 2012, 1:49 AM EST
As hinted at in the pregame post, there’s no such thing as a gimme in the NBA, even when you’re facing a team as bad as the Bobcats. Even pretty awful teams like Charlotte have guys like Kemba Walker who can get red hot and start draining some crazy shot.
Feb 13, 2012, 6:30 PM EST
The Philadelphia 76ers have an easy matchup tonight in Charlotte. A little too easy if you ask us? Nah, not really.
Feb 12, 2012, 4:36 PM EST
Adam Aron admits there is a surprising interest in reinstating Big Shot as Sixers mascot.
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