|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....|
|The Sixers outclassed the Milwaukee Bucks in every imaginable way today en route to a 119-97 win. This one was over in the first quarter, and the Sixers cruised to their fourth straight win, 12th in their last 15 games.Thad...|
|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),...|
|Don't let the 124-84 final score fool you, this game was not that close. If you ever needed a visual representation of two teams heading in opposite directions, watch the tape of this game.I stand by the statement I made...|
|When Thad Young was inserted into the starting lineup I began talking about the little differences, the slight edges he gives to the team by being on the floor. One thing I noted was the fact that after made shots,...|
|Before we get into tonight's 101-80 win over the Clippers, a history lesson. Our very own Reggie Evans and the Clippers' center Chris Kaman have a special relationship going back to Evans' days in Denver. Here's a quick visual for...|
|I sat down with my pen and notepad to watch the Sixers play host to the Magic tonight, like I usually do. I had a couple of ideas as to what trends I would try to follow throughout the game....|
|Hubris brought on by watching a gutsy, come-from-behind win? Probably. But still, that's how I feel right now. After watching the Sixers dominate the Rockets tonight (albeit without McGrady) for the final 14 minutes of the game, I'm high on...|
Latest comment: from UofTOrangeStop inserting logic into an argument Brian!...
|Well, I guess beat writers should be a week or two late to the party, otherwise we wouldn't have anything to make fun of them for. Phil Jasner's latest Earth-shattering piece talks about the strides Thaddeus Young has made in...|
Latest comment: from BrianYou are correct, co-MVP. ...
|The Sixers played a spirited first half in Toronto tonight, but the tail of the this particular back-to-back proved to be too much for this young team. Toronto pulled away in the third and cruised to a 109-96 win, dropping...|
|I'm assuming every newspaper, Web site and blog out there will have some derivation of the headline I chose for this post after Allen Iverson dropped 38 on the Sixers tonight, leading the Nuggets over Philly 109-96. Iverson really did...|
|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...|
|ESPN.com has a new feature they're touting today in which David Thorpe from Scouts Inc. rates the rookies in the NBA and gives a glimpse into his thoughts on their futures and development so far. The Sixers' rooks, Jason Smith...|
Latest comment: from The GMAgreed...but I do like the potential of Philly's two rookies, regardless of made up numbers....