1. Which NBA Rookies Will Break out as Sophomores?

    The pessimist's view of this season's NBA rookie class is that there aren't any studs in it. Dario Saric and Malcolm Brogdon are battling it out for Rookie of the Year by default ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 4 hours ago 17,994 reads 0 comments

  2. Joel Embiid 'Dances' with Kansas to Elite Eight

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid only played for the Kansas Jayhawks during the 2013-14 college basketball season, but we imagine he's still pretty hyped about his alma mater's ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 days ago 3,230 reads 0 comments

  3. Joel Embiid Undergoes Surgery on Meniscus Tear in Knee

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid underwent successful surgery to repair a tear in the meniscus of his left knee on Friday, the team announced ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 days ago 16,182 reads 0 comments

  4. Metrics 101: The Top 5 NBA Defenders at Every Position

    Don't test these guys. Though offense often reigns supreme in today's NBA , especially with the ceaselessly expanding use of three-point jumpers, some players can slow down almost anyone...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 days ago 125,075 reads 0 comments

  5. Jahlil Okafor Suffers Knee Injury vs. Celtics

    Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor was forced to leave Sunday's game against the Boston Celtics due to right knee soreness, the team announced ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 2,333 reads 0 comments

  6. The Default ROY: Inside Dario Saric's Improbable NBA Rookie of the Year Bid

    LOS ANGELES — One way or another, someone from the Philadelphia 76ers figures to bring home hardware after the 2016-17 NBA season...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 13 days ago 21,971 reads 0 comments

  7. B/R Investigates If Joel Embiid Is Rookie of the Year Material

    Joel Embiid has made quite the impression during his first year of action in the NBA . In 31 games, the Philadelphia 76ers center outshone every other new player in points scored, rebounds and blocks per game...

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  8. Joel Embiid Recreates Allen Iverson's Slam Magazine Cover

    Philadelphia 76ers fans won't get to see Joel Embiid play again this season, so they will have to settle for the injured big man's re-enactment of Allen Iverson 's iconic "Soul on Ice" Slam magazine cover from 1999...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 20 days ago 9,330 reads 0 comments

  9. Every Rebuilding Team's Biggest Need in the 2017 NBA Draft

    It's an annual debate, one that rages through every front office in the lead-up to and at the NBA Draft. Do you select for need? Or do you take the best player available, regardless ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 21 days ago 172,454 reads 0 comments

  10. Friday NBA Roundup: LeBron James Making It Impossible to Ignore MVP Candidacy

    In his first game after being named February’s Eastern Conference Player of the Month, LeBron James showed precisely why he’s a predominant figure in the nightmares of every Atlanta Hawks player, coach and fan...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 23 days ago 96,254 reads 0 comments

  11. Joel Embiid Tags 'Meniscus' Location on IG Post After Being Ruled Out for Year

    Shortly after the Philadelphia 76ers announced Joel Embiid was done for the season with a knee injury, the star center took to Instagram. "Be back soon," the big fella wrote...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 24 days ago 17,141 reads 0 comments

  12. Joel Embiid Ruled Out for Season with Knee Injury

    The Philadelphia 76ers announced Wednesday that center Joel Embiid will miss the remainder of the 2016-17 season after an MRI revealed his meniscus tear was not healing as expected...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 26 days ago 31,129 reads 0 comments

  13. The Process May Be Interrupted, but the Future for Joel Embiid Is Becoming Clear

    To many, the fact that Joel Embiid emerged this season as perhaps an even better player on the court than he is a must-follow on social media was a revelation. To Kansas assistant coach Norm Roberts, it was a return to form...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ryan Jones about 27 days ago 43,477 reads 0 comments

  14. Dario Saric Misses Dunk vs. Golden State

    Dario Saric had an embarrassing moment to start the game against the Golden State Warriors on Monday. The Philadelphia 76ers power forward brought it up for what should have been an easy dunk...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 28 days ago 1,713 reads 0 comments

  15. Andrew Bogut Reportedly Agrees to Contract Buyout with Philadelphia 76ers

    Big man Andrew Bogut 's time with the Philadelphia 76ers is over before he even stepped on the floor. On Monday, the 76ers announced they waived Bogut...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 28 days ago 4,213 reads 0 comments

  16. Ben Simmons Undergoes Bone Marrow Injection to Help Heal Foot Injury

    The Philadelphia 76ers announced on Monday that Ben Simmons underwent a procedure to " stimulate bone growth" and " accelerate healing" in his injured right foot...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 28 days ago 7,046 reads 0 comments

  17. Joel Embiid Out Indefinitely with Knee Injury, 76ers Center Will Undergo MRI

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is out indefinitely due to a knee injury and is set to undergo an MRI. The team announced the news Monday and added Embiid did not take part in Monday's shootaround because of swelling in his left knee...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 28 days ago 28,860 reads 0 comments