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  1. Sixers locked into lottery #2 seed, what it means and where it gets us

    Apr 15, 2014, 2:35 PM EDT

    Bradley Beal, Kevin Love, Damian Lillard

    It’s been all but a done deal for the last week or so, but with the Milwaukee Bucks’ loss in Toronto last night and our own Philadelphia 76ers’ win at home closer against the Celtics–a bookend of Ws in an otherwise L-heavy season of play at the Wells Fargo Center–it’s official: The #2 seed in…

  2. The 76ers have lost three games in a row at home, so let’s talk draft targets

    Jan 28, 2014, 2:36 PM EDT

    NCAA Basketball: Battle4Atlantis-Kansas vs Wake Forest

    Evan Turner can talk about the Philadelphia 76ers trying to sneak into the playoffs all he wants, but even in the deplorable Eastern Conference, the Sixers are starting to slip well out of any kind of postseason contention. Their 14-31 record leaves them 4.5 games behind the Bobcats for the eighth seed in the playoffs,…

  3. One very, very important thing to remember about this Sixers season

    Oct 30, 2013, 10:27 AM EDT

    Al Tielemans/Sports Illustrated (Wiggins); Rich Clarkson (Chamberlain); Andy Hayt/Sports Illustrated (Manning); Photo Illustration by SI Premedia

    Yeah, I know. Hard to imagine there’s anything left for me to preach about regarding the Philadelphia 76ers after the 5000-plus-word torrent of a team preview I unleashed yesterday, for a team that most people probably don’t care to read more than a couple sentences about. Still, there was one more point that I wanted…

  4. Something Important to Keep in Mind During the Sixers’ Draft Tomorrow

    Jun 26, 2013, 1:29 PM EDT

    NCAA Basketball: Indiana University-Cody Zeller Press Conference

    In ESPN draft guru Chad Ford’s latest (but probably not last) Mock Draft, he has the Sixers taking big men with all three of their picks: Indiana PF Cody Zeller at #11, Kansas C Jeff Withey at #35, and Illinois St PF Jackie Carmichael at #42. “The 76ers need size and athleticism in their frontcourt…