1. Ben Simmons Officially Ruled Out for Season with Foot Injury

    After missing the first 56 games of the season, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons was ruled out for the remainder of the 2016-17 campaign Friday due to a foot injury...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 hours ago 117,076 reads 0 comments

  2. Ben Simmons' Season Reportedly in Doubt After New CT Scan Results

    Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons has yet to play this season due to a foot injury and could remain on the sidelines for the foreseeable future...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 76,206 reads 0 comments

  3. Nerlens Noel Says Goodbye to Joel Embiid After Getting Traded to Mavericks

    Hours before the NBA trade deadline, the Philadelphia 76ers commenced Thursday's action by shipping Nerlens Noel to the Dallas Mavericks , as first reported by The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 day ago 12,826 reads 0 comments

  4. Jahlil Okafor Reportedly Prefers to Be Traded to Chicago Bulls

    Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor may be one of the biggest pieces moved prior to Thursday's 3 p.m. ET NBA trade deadline, and his reported preference is to land with his hometown team...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 30,044 reads 0 comments

  5. Ersan Ilyasova Traded to Hawks; 76ers Receive Tiago Splitter, More

    The Philadelphia 76ers agreed Wednesday to send power forward Ersan Ilyasova to the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for center Tiago Splitter, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 50,430 reads 0 comments

  6. Whether You Call Him 'Water Boy' or 'Paperboy,' TJ McConnell Is Here to Stay

    Tim McConnell chokes up whenever he thinks about that phone call. The decorated high school basketball coach from western Pennsylvania doesn’t normally carry his cell during practice, but this afternoon was special...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 4 days ago 28,431 reads 0 comments

  7. 76ers Reportedly Sat Jahlil Okafor Due to Near Trade with Trail Blazers

    Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor nearly changed addresses ahead of the NBA 's Feb. 23 trade deadline...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 52,189 reads 0 comments

  8. Joel Embiid Says Philadelphia 76ers Should Keep Jahlil Okafor

    Jahlil Okafor 's name has circulated the rumor mill in advance of the NBA 's trade deadline next Thursday, but fellow Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid would like to see ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 10,023 reads 0 comments

  9. Joel Embiid Says He Thought About Retiring During Injury-Plagued 1st Seasons

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is one of the NBA 's brightest young stars, but he acknowledged in an interview Friday that he considered retirement over the past two years...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 days ago 21,488 reads 0 comments

  10. Ben Simmons' Foot Injury Reportedly Hasn't Fully Healed After Surgery

    Philadelphia 76ers forward Ben Simmons suffered a fractured right foot during training camp, but a recent scan reportedly showed the rookie isn't ready to suit up yet...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 days ago 57,444 reads 0 comments

  11. Joel Embiid Will Not Play in 2017 NBA All-Star Weekend with Knee Injury

    Philadelphia 76ers star center Joel Embiid will not participate in either the NBA Rising Stars Challenge or the Skills Challenge as he recovers from a knee injury...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 6,626 reads 0 comments

  12. Jahlil Okafor Was Reportedly Benched in Order to Improve Trade Offers for 76ers

    The Philadelphia 76ers reportedly benched center Jahlil Okafor in an attempt to generate additional interest on the trade market...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 days ago 42,393 reads 0 comments

  13. T.J. McConnell Responds to Nic Batum's Comments in Postgame Interview

    The Philadelphia 76ers are now 21-34. After grabbing a victory over the Hornets in Charlotte and extending their winning streak to three, the 76ers are clearly trusting the process...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Meredith Minkow about 11 days ago 5,434 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Teams That Will Turn Things Around After the 2017 All-Star Break

    Ever wonder why the NBA has been so cranky over the past few weeks? Look no further than the All-Star break. Those participating in Feb. 17-19's festivities might already be eying the fun that awaits them in New Orleans ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 12 days ago 62,893 reads 0 comments

  15. On This Day in the NBA: Allen Iverson Dropped 60 on the Magic in Philadelphia

    On this day in 2005, Philadelphia 76ers point guard Allen Iverson scored 60 points against the Orlando Magic in the greatest scoring display of his career. Relive Iverson's glorious performance in the video above...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 13 days ago 9,205 reads 0 comments

  16. Joel Embiid Takes Photo with Heisenberg: 'He for Sure Trusts the Process'

    Breaking Bad 's Walter White followed a methodical formula to success. The high school chemistry teacher's attention to detail helped him build an empire from the ground up. One could say he was a firm believer in trusting the process...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 16 days ago 9,717 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Youngsters on the Verge of All-Star Status

    Three years ago, Anthony Davis and Damian Lillard suited up for the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday and the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 17 days ago 91,066 reads 0 comments

  18. Tuesday NBA Roundup: Brooklyn Nets' Process Is One We Can't Trust

    So much about the Brooklyn Nets ' 2016-17 season isn't unfolding according to plan. Jeremy Lin has missed most of the schedule with hamstring issues. The Anthony Bennett experiment was short-lived...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 17 days ago 58,747 reads 0 comments

  19. 2017 Midseason Awards for the NBA's Rookie Class

    In the absence of multiple year-end awards for the NBA 's rookie crop, we're taking matters into our hands. Unofficially, of course...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 95,701 reads 0 comments

  20. Jahlil Okafor Trade Rumors: Pelicans Reportedly in Talks for 76ers Center

    The Philadelphia 76ers have a logjam at center with up-and-coming superstar Joel Embiid, Nerlens Noel, Jahlil Okafor and Richaun Holmes all on the roster. That has left Okafor as the subject of trade rumors...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 19 days ago 41,652 reads 0 comments

  21. Jahlil Okafor Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding 76ers Center

    The Thursday NBA trade deadline is fast approaching, so the Philadelphia 76ers are running out of time to deal big man Jahlil Okafor before he's committed to the team for the remainder of the 2016-17 campaign...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 22 days ago 181,428 reads 0 comments

  22. NBA Skills Challenge 2017: Complete Participant List, Comments and Reaction

    Joel Embiid wasn't selected to play in the 2017 NBA All-Star Game, but he might wind up stealing the weekend anyway...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 22 days ago 25,871 reads 0 comments

  23. Jahlil Okafor Forgets to Remove Warm-Up Shirt Before Entering Game

    Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor learned one can sometimes be too eager to help his team. Near the end of the first quarter of Wednesday's contest versus the Dallas Mavericks ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 1,823 reads 0 comments

  24. Trust Issues: Teams and Athletes We're Not Sold on Yet

    Being a sports fan requires a lot of faith because there are some franchises and athletes that continue to make the wrong moves despite their best efforts...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 24 days ago 27,301 reads 0 comments

  25. Sports Figures We Were Definitely Wrong About

    Some famous sports figures seemingly exist to prove doubters and haters wrong. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady may be the ultimate example...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 24 days ago 5,920 reads 0 comments