|We've now reached the first of two unacceptably lopsided match-ups, Reggie vs. Rasheed. Again, these guys probably won't spend too much time guarding each other, but going position-by-position they belong together for our purposes. Click here to catch up with...|
|Our second positional breakdown features the Haitian Sensation, Samuel Dalembert, against Antonio McDyess. Each plays the center position in a very different way. While the point guard battle may not go the Sixers way, I think this one is...|
|I expect the national media to favor the Pistons heavily. I expect their coverage to completely disregard the Sixers as nothing more than a speed bump on the Pistons road to the conference finals, if not further. But Philadelphia's own...|
|Two days to go. I thought this would be a good time to take our first glimpse at the series from a Pistons blogger's perspective. Natalie from Need 4 Sheed was kind enough to collaborate on a QA, her...|
|Our first positional breakdown features the respective floor generals for each team. This match-up could very well determine the outcome of the series. Both Miller and Billups provide unique problems for each other, on both sides of the floor....|
|Lack of respect or a realistic view? You be the judge...As a point of reference, check after the jump for every one of these experts' predictions for how the Sixers would fare in the regular season......|
|Now that the regular season is over, it's time for us to take our first look at the upcoming series with the Detroit Pistons. The first post is going to be about something I've been harping on for a while,...|
|Last night's robbery loss eliminated the Sixers from contention for the #6 seed, and sealed their fate. They will face the Detroit Pistons in the first round of the playoffs. They cannot finish the regular season above .500. They won't...|
|The Sixers have four games left. Four. Two wins and they'll secure their first winning season in the past three years. Four wins and they'll secure at least the number five seed. One win and they'll guarantee a .500 record....|
|But we do. Every single story I've read about tonight's 101-94 win over Detroit focused on the number of minutes the Pistons starters played. The overwhelming feeling, I guess, is that this win doesn't count because Billups only played 29...|
Latest comment: from BrianI never liked Yahoo....
|Tonight's 109-104 win in Atlanta not only locked up a playoff berth for the Sixers (their first in three years), but it also catapulted the Sixers into fifth place in the conference. It's great to have the playoffs locked down....|
|For the next six days let's forget about coach of the year awards. Let's forget about the all rookie team and the most-improved player award and the MVP. We'll have plenty of time to talk about how the Sixers were...|
Latest comment: from BrianThat's the first step. Now they need to get the 5 seed, or higher....
|With 10 games to go, here's a look at the standings in the Eastern Conference:So, how will the Sixers finish? Who will they play in the first round? Let's take a gander:Cleveland's remaining schedule: @ Detroit, vs. Philadelphia, @ Charlotte,...|