|Here's a quick excerpt from Bill Simmons' latest 30,000-word pseudo mailbag over on ESPN.I believe this will eventually end up being considered a good draft because of three potential franchise guys (the top-three ... and, yes, Horford is that good),...|
|On the second night of a tough back-to-back out West the Sixers used a relentless attack, and basically a 7-man rotation to run all over the Phoenix Suns. After holding a 16-point lead with a little over 3 minutes to...|
|This game shouldn't have gone to overtime, I'll get into that in a second, but it did, and you know what? A win is a win. 101-96 over Miami counts just as much as 124-84 over the Knicks. It wasn't...|
|Tonight's 115-99 loss to the Orlando Magic came down to two things:The Sixers are not very good at defending the threeThe Orlando Magic got especially hot from downtown.Beyond that, not much analysis is needed. Orlando shot 15/33 beyond the arc....|
|The All Star break couldn't have come at a worse time for the Sixers. Tonight was the icing on the cake of a dominant 5-game home stand. The Sixers are as hot as any team in the East, and don't...|
Latest comment: from Ricky - Sixers4guidosgood stretch but I would like to see Jason Smith more, I don't know why he sits so much in the second halves of the games he should get 15 MPG minimum...
|The All Star teams were announced tonight and zero 76ers made the squad. Fair? Depends on how you look at it.Here's the roster (x denotes starter, voted in by the fans):EASTERN CONFERENCE Player, Pos.Team Chauncey Billups, GDetroit Chris Bosh, FToronto...|
|Andre Iguodala willed the Sixers to their first win in four tries, 103-96 over the Bobcats in Charlotte tonight. Iguodala fell one point shy of his career high in points and matched Jason Richardson shot for shot throughout the game....|
|The Utah Jazz and Jerry Sloan are going to be very happy they traded for Kyle Korver. Tonight's game is a perfect example of what they can expect from him. Instant offense off the bench, automatic from the free throw...|
|It's often said that the fourth quarter belongs to the stars. It's a basketball cliche, but time and time again, it's proved to be true. If tonight's game is any indication, Andre Iguodala has arrived. Iguodala struggled through the first...|
|It was a year ago tomorrow that the Sixers traded away their franchise player, Allen Iverson for Andre Miller, Joe Smith and two draft picks which would eventually turn into Jason Smith and Derrick Byars. Here's a story from that...|
|Payback feels so sweet. Earlier today, I reminded everyone what happened the last time the Rockettes came to the Wach (a 50-point stomping). Tonight, the Sixers returned the favor. Don't let the 100-88 final fool you, this one was a...|
|Hey, at least they didn't get held to 59 points. That's a positive, right?I know, I know. This post is about 24 hours late, cut me some slack. Anyway, the Sixers played probably their best offensive game of the year...|
Latest comment: from BrianI can't wait. Thinking about getting tix to tomorrow night's game....
|The Sixers came out strong in NJ tonight, but faded in the second half and overtime on their way to a crushing 94-92 defeat.After jumping out to an 18-point lead in the second quarter, the Sixers managed only 10 points...|
|Let's open with a musical tribute to Kyle Korver's return: The Sixers put together their best game of the year tonight in Milwaukee, bringing the Bucks' improbable undefeated home winning streak (6 in a row) to a screeching halt with...|