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  1. BREAKING: Evan Turner’s Dog to Make Special Announcement on SportsNite at 6 p.m.

    Dec 8, 2011, 1:52 PM EDT

    @thekidetevan turner Philly, please tune into Comcast sportsnet tonight at 6 to see my dog make his tv debutDec 08 via Twitter for iPhoneFavoriteRetweetReply An anonymous source told T7L the dog’s announcement might have something to do with the Sixers’ ongoing search for a new mascot. More as we hear it…

  2. New Sixers Ownership Continues to Cut Ticket Prices

    Dec 7, 2011, 11:54 AM EDT

    First they announced they be cutting ticket prices across the board, then they announced they’d be killing off their old mascot only to potentially replace it with a moose (okay, forget that one), then they cut online ticketing fees, and now they’re making all mezzanine seats in the month of January $17.76.

  3. Sixers Release Schedule, Will Open Season Against Blazers on 26th

    Dec 7, 2011, 12:22 AM EDT

    The Sixers will open the season on the road in Portland, against LaMarcus Aldridge and them Trailblazers, on the day after Christmas. It’s one of many notable dates Sixers fans can now put on their calendars in semi-permanent marker. Others include:

  4. Back on the Chain Gang: Ten Personnel Questions Regarding the Sixers This Off-Season

    Dec 6, 2011, 11:14 AM EDT

    With the new proposed CBA seemingly poised to pass with overwhelming numbers, it looks like this Friday will finally represent the beginning of what should be the most rapid-fire free agency period in NBA history. While the Sixers haven’t been predicted to be one of the big movers and/or shakers in the off-season brouhaha, there are still plenty of questions facing the team that will need to be answered post haste.

  5. Vote for the New Sixers Mascot: Ben, Dogg, or Moose! Wait, What?

    Dec 5, 2011, 6:26 PM EDT

    The Philadelphia 76ers are asking you to vote in an online poll to determine the team’s new mascot. breaks down the candidates and tries to talk you down off the ledge.

  6. Philly Live! to Feature World’s Largest Indoor TV Screen (UPDATED)

    Dec 1, 2011, 9:49 AM EDT

    New details about the exciting new Philly Live! mixed-use entertainment development at the South Philadelphia sports complex have emerged.

  7. So What Did We Learn Here? Struggling to Make Sense of the NBA Lockout

    Nov 28, 2011, 12:42 PM EDT

    So what did we learn? What’s the final takeaway? It can’t really just be a pack of greedy owners taking it to the players and telling the common fan to “go screw,” can it?

  8. So This is Christmas: NBA War is Over

    Nov 26, 2011, 9:39 AM EDT

    The NBA lockout is finally over, probably.

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    Nov 23, 2011, 1:34 PM EDT

    Don’t forget to come out to Misconduct Tavern on December 1st to hang out with us and watch the Eagles take on the Seahawks. $3 beers!

  10. Video: Allen Iverson’s Crossover Still Exists

    Nov 23, 2011, 10:44 AM EDT

    Allen Iverson has been making the NBA lockout organized pickup game rounds as of late and The Mars Reel (via Slam) unearthed this clip of A.I. showing off his crossover on Jeff Teague. Sure, A.I. may not have that ridiculous lightning quickness that he was possessed, but we’re just happy to see a highlight of him show up on the Internet at all.

  11. Hot New NBA Lockout Job: St. Joe’s Hoops Intern

    Nov 22, 2011, 1:30 PM EDT

    With the NBA lockout continuing to look grim, NBA players are still looking for a way to keep busy. Some, like former St. Joe’s Hawk Delonte West have applied for jobs at places like Home Depot, while others like former Sixer Willie Green have been hanging around Phil Martelli’s team as an intern.


    Nov 22, 2011, 9:23 AM EDT

    No, not just the genre! The Sixers mascot of the same name has met his end. When we first heard this was likely and/or possible, we couldn’t have been happier. And it’s not like we’re in the minority or part of some vanguard revolution against the roided up rabbit here. I can’t think of any fans Hip Hop had.

    And now, per an investigative report by Rich Hofmann, the Sixers have announced the retirement of Hip Hop, who has fallen in love, married (far be it from him to live in sin), and moved away to start a family.

  13. Dr. J Walks off with a Cool 3.5 Million in Auction of Personal Goods

    Nov 21, 2011, 12:18 PM EDT

    With the bidding on his personal memorabilia auction now closed, reports are out that Julius Erving is walking away with a total of $3.5 million dollars.

  14. In Case You Needed Help Pronouncing the Name of Any Sixers Players (Who Are Currently Locked Out)

    Nov 18, 2011, 6:04 PM EDT

    Videos someone by the name of “runforthecube” made showing the (not-exactly) correct way to pronounce professional basketball players’ names. From his page descreption, “I’m an unprofessionally trained Linguistics expert in the English language.”

  15. Would You Run a Marathon for a Free Sixers Ticket?

    Nov 18, 2011, 3:53 PM EDT

    Sure, you have to run 26.2 miles. And yes, there is currently no NBA season taking place. But you could still get a free ticket to a future Sixers game by running the Philadelphia Marathon on Sunday!

  16. Did Doug Collins Have to Get a Job at Superfresh?

    Nov 17, 2011, 11:51 AM EDT

    No, Doug Collins was not forced to get a job working at a grocery store due to the NBA lockout. And no, Doug Collins is not shipping canned goods to his unemployed players.

  17. Allen Iverson Tells Lawyer to ‘Go to Hell’

    Nov 15, 2011, 2:19 PM EDT

    We won’t rehash it all, go read the full account, but A.I. finishes it off by giving the lawyer a piece of his mind.

  18. Law & OrderNBA: Union Rejects Deal, Will Move to Dissolve

    Nov 14, 2011, 3:21 PM EDT

    The NBA players have rejected the owners’ latest offer and will be dissolving their union to pursue legal options. If you were wondering what exactly defined “worst case scenario,” well…here you go.

  19. Allen Iverson in Celtic Green?

    Nov 14, 2011, 11:20 AM EDT

    Allen Iverson’s agent says he wants to play for the Celtics.

  20. Actually, It’s Pronounced “Mill-e-wah-que”: Sixers Take on Bucks to Move Above .500

    Nov 11, 2011, 2:02 PM EDT

    How will the Philadelphia 76ers fare in their game against the Milwaukee Bucks tonight?

  21. Countdown to (Financial) Doomsday: Stern Issues Ultimatum

    Nov 6, 2011, 11:14 AM EDT

    If you want basketball, and the players want as much money as possible, it’s come time to sign a deal. Otherwise, neither you nor they will be getting any getting any of either.

  22. The 1976-77 Sixers Yearbook: Pop-Up Video Edition

    Oct 31, 2011, 4:38 PM EDT

    The Philadelphia 76ers have published eight pages from their 1976-1977 team yearbook, complete with pop-up video-style factoids explaining the necessary takeaways from each trip down memory lane. Plus, someone wrestles a bear!

  23. Andre Iguodala’s Dragonfly Jones Halloween Costume Was Stupendous

    Oct 31, 2011, 10:49 AM EDT

    We’ve seen some pretty fantastic Halloween costumes floating around the Internet over the past few days — this headless Tony Romo was a personal favorite — but the costume put together by Sixers star Andre Iguodala was clearly one of the best.

  24. Lockout Update: Progress Stalls, Season Now Cancelled Through Nov. 30

    Oct 29, 2011, 12:55 PM EDT

    After talks finally looked to be heading in a positive direction after multiple day-long meetings, commissioner David Stern announced Friday evening that the season the 2011-2012 season has been cancelled through November 30th. Any of the hope generated earlier this week that league might find a way to conduct a full 82-game season is now officially squashed.

  25. “Dr. J Doesn’t Need the Money, Just Wants You to Have His Stuff,” Says Dr. J

    Oct 27, 2011, 3:53 PM EDT

    By now you’ve probably heard the reports that former-Sixers great Julius Erving is planning to move some of his most prized basketball treasures in an open auction. Thankfully, for those of you worried, Julius Erving is now denying that Julius Erving is any kind of financial trouble.