Post Tagged with: "Philadelphia 76ers"

  • Brett Brown Receives Three Year Extension From 76ers

    Brett Brown Receives Three Year Extension From 76ers

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 30, 2018 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

    Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown has reached agreement on a three-year contract extension, a league source told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Brown had one year left on his current deal. Brown has coached the Sixers for the past five seasons. The organization stuck with him after the team won just 47 […]

     
  • 76ers, Mavericks to Play in 2018 China Games

    76ers, Mavericks to Play in 2018 China Games

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA April 17, 2018 at 11:03 pm 0 comments

    The Process will be heading to China as the Philadelphia 76ers will face the Dallas Mavericks in the NBA China Games 2018. The Mavericks and Sixers will meet twice in preseason contests, on Oct. 5 in Shanghai and Oct. 8 in Shenzhen. It will mark the first time the Mavericks […]

     
  • Philadelphia 76ers Clinch First Postseason Appearance Since 2012

    Philadelphia 76ers Clinch First Postseason Appearance Since 2012

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 25, 2018 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

    The Philadelphia 76ers didn’t play on Sunday, but they clinched their first playoff berth in six seasons when the Indiana Pacers beat the Miami Heat. The Sixers last made the playoffs in the 2011-12 season, which was shortened to 66 games by a lockout. Prior to this season, that marked […]

     
  • Joel Embiid Signs 5-Year, $148 Million Extension With 76ers

    Joel Embiid Signs 5-Year, $148 Million Extension With 76ers

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA October 9, 2017 at 10:38 pm 0 comments

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has agreed to a five-year, $148 million designated rookie scale maximum contract extension, league sources told ESPN. Embiid, one of the NBA’s most talented and popular young players, has the ability to earn an additional $30 million — bringing the value of the contract to […]

     
  • Philadelphia 76ers Acquire #1 Pick From Boston Celtics

    Philadelphia 76ers Acquire #1 Pick From Boston Celtics

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA June 17, 2017 at 11:31 pm 0 comments

    The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers have agreed in principle to swap the Nos. 1 and 3 picks in Thursday’s NBA draft, and Philadelphia is expected to use the No. 1 pick on former Washington guard Markelle Fultz, sources told The Undefeated’s Marc J. Spears, confirming news that was first […]

     
  • 76ers Shut Down Okafor, Covington for Rest of Season

    76ers Shut Down Okafor, Covington for Rest of Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 31, 2017 at 11:52 pm 0 comments

    The Philadelphia 76ers’ injury misery extended Friday when the team announced both Jahlil Okafor and Robert Covington would be out for the rest of the season. An MRI this week revealed what the team termed a “slight” meniscus tear in Covington’s right knee. No decision has been made on whether […]

     
  • Ben Simmons Ruled Out for Season

    Ben Simmons Ruled Out for Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 24, 2017 at 11:58 pm 0 comments

    Ben Simmons has been ruled out for the remainder of his rookie season after tests revealed that his broken right foot has not fully healed. Philadelphia 76ers general manager Bryan Colangelo made the announcement Friday morning, saying that Simmons is “heartbroken” over the news and that the No. 1 overall […]

     
  • PJ Tucker, Nerlens Noel Highlight Trade Deadline Moves

    PJ Tucker, Nerlens Noel Highlight Trade Deadline Moves

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 23, 2017 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

    While Paul George, Jimmy Butler, Carmelo Anthony, Derrick Rose and Ricky Rubio all wound up staying put after much speculation, the NBA trade deadline did produce a number of deals that are likely to have an impact over the rest of the season, with the Toronto Raptors adding yet another […]

     
  • 76ers’ Ben Simmons Fractures Bone in Foot

    76ers’ Ben Simmons Fractures Bone in Foot

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA September 30, 2016 at 11:58 pm 0 comments

    Ben Simmons has a broken bone in his right foot, and it’s unknown how long the No. 1 overall pick will be sidelined for the Philadelphia 76ers. Simmons was injured Friday during the final training camp scrimmage at Stockton University in New Jersey. The Sixers said Simmons rolled an ankle, […]

     
  • Philadelphia 76ers Finally Get 1st Pick in NBA Draft

    Philadelphia 76ers Finally Get 1st Pick in NBA Draft

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA May 17, 2016 at 9:23 pm 0 comments

    The Philadelphia 76ers, who wrapped up the third year of former GM Sam Hinkie’s tanking plan with a league-worst 10-72 record, landed the first pick of the 2016 NBA draft in the league’s annual lottery. “It’s good for the city of Philadelphia,” coach Brett Brown said. “The fans deserve this […]