Joel Embiid Out Indefinitely with Left Knee Injury

Photo Credit: Sports Illustrated Philadelphia 76ers’ center Joel Embiid is out indefinitely with a contusion and a minor meniscus tear in his left knee. He has missed the team’s last 14 games as well as 17 of their last 18. He underwent an MRI on his left knee on Monday and may very well be shut down for the rest of the season, just as … Continue reading Joel Embiid Out Indefinitely with Left Knee Injury

Simmons Ruled Out for the Season

Photo Credit: Stack Philadelphia 76ers’ rookie small forward Ben Simmons has officially been ruled out for the season after tests revealed that his broken right foot has not completely healed. Simmons fractured a bone in his right foot in practice back in September of 2016. Simmons, 20, was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers out of Louisiana State last June in the 2016 NBA Draft after … Continue reading Simmons Ruled Out for the Season

76ers Trade Ilyasova to Hawks for Splitter, Second Round Pick, and Second Round Pick Swap

Photo Credit: ESPN The Philadelphia 76ers have traded power forward Ersan Ilyasova to the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for center Tiago Splitter, a 2017 second round NBA Draft pick, and a 2017 second round NBA Draft pick swap. Ilyasova, 29, has been in the NBA for 9 seasons and has played for 5 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played … Continue reading 76ers Trade Ilyasova to Hawks for Splitter, Second Round Pick, and Second Round Pick Swap

76ers Match 2015-2016 Win Total with Victory Over Nets

Photo Credit: Liberty Ballers With their 105-95 victory at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York, against the Brooklyn Nets, the Philadelphia 76ers have notched their 10th victory of the season to advance to 10-25 this season. Center Joel Embiid led the 76ers with 20 points in only 23 minutes of play, while center Brook Lopez led the Nets with 26 points in 31 minutes of … Continue reading 76ers Match 2015-2016 Win Total with Victory Over Nets

Kings-76ers Game Postponed

Photo Credit: Philly Wednesday’s scheduled game between the Sacramento Kings (7-11) and the Philadelphia 76ers (4-14) at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, has been postponed to a later date that has yet to be determined due to condensation on the court floor. The game is the only game the two teams will play at the Wells Fargo Center this season, and is one … Continue reading Kings-76ers Game Postponed

Pacers-76ers Recap

Photo Credit: Sports Chat Place At Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Indiana Pacers won in a nail biter against the Philadelphia 76ers by a score of 122-115. The leading scorer for the Indiana Pacers was point guard Jeff Teague, who racked up 30 points. The leading scorer for the 76ers was small forward Robert Covington, who scored 23 points. I believe that the Pacers … Continue reading Pacers-76ers Recap

Thunder Trade Ilyasova and Draft Pick to 76ers for Grant

Photo Credit: YouTube The Oklahoma City Thunder have traded power forward Ersan Ilyasova and a conditional first round draft pick to the Philadelphia 76ers for small forward Jerami Grant. Ilyasova, 29, has been in the NBA for 9 seasons and has played for 4 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 74 games and averaged 25.4 minutes per game, … Continue reading Thunder Trade Ilyasova and Draft Pick to 76ers for Grant

#29 Philadelphia 76ers

Photo Credit: NBA (all) Note: Statistics are per 36 minutes.  Philadelphia 76ers (2015-2016 Season Record: 10-72) Point Guard: Jerryd Bayless 12.9 points, 3.4 rebounds, 3.9 assists, 0.3 blocks, 1.1 steals, 42.3% FG%, 43.7% 3P%, 77.8% FT% Shooting Guard: Gerald Henderson 15.7 points, 5.3 rebounds, 1.9 assists, 0.5 blocks, 1.0 steal, 43.9% FG%, 35.3% 3P%, 76.7% FT% Small Forward: Robert Covington 16.2 points, 7.9 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 0.8 blocks, … Continue reading #29 Philadelphia 76ers

Simmons to Undergo Surgery on Injured Foot; Ruled Out for 3 Months

Photo Credit: Bleacher Report Rookie forward Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers, who was drafted by the team with the 1st overall pick in this past Summer’s NBA draft out of Louisiana State, rolled his ankle in practice yesterday and was diagnosed with a fracture of the fifth metatarsal bone in his right foot. Simmons will undergo surgery on his injured foot and will likely be out … Continue reading Simmons to Undergo Surgery on Injured Foot; Ruled Out for 3 Months

Ben Simmons Fractures Bone in Foot

Photo Credit: Bleacher Report Rookie forward Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers, who was drafted by the team with the 1st overall pick in this past Summer’s NBA draft out of Louisiana State, rolled his ankle in practice today and was diagnosed with a fracture of the fifth metatarsal bone in his right foot. Simmons and the team are currently weighing their options for treatment of this … Continue reading Ben Simmons Fractures Bone in Foot

76ers Trade Marshall to Jazz for Pleiss and 2 Future 2nd Round Draft Picks

Photo Credit: deadspin.com The Philadelphia 76ers have agreed to trade point guard Kendall Marshall to the Utah Jazz in exchange for center Tibor Pleiss and 2 future 2nd round draft picks. Marshall will be owed $2 million this upcoming season, while Pleiss will be owed $3 million. Marshall, 25, has been in the NBA for 4 seasons and has played for 4 different teams. He is coming off of a season … Continue reading 76ers Trade Marshall to Jazz for Pleiss and 2 Future 2nd Round Draft Picks

NBA Rookie of the Year Predictions

Photo credit: Bleacherreport.com  Ben Simmons: Simmons is the clear front-runner for the award. Although the LSU graduate probably won’t be able to carry the 76ers to the playoffs this year, he appears to have an amazing future in the NBA.  Brandon Ingram: Drafted to the Lakers with the second overall pick in the draft, Ingram has the ability to keep up with veteran players and can maybe fill a little of … Continue reading NBA Rookie of the Year Predictions

Cavaliers Trade Kaun to 76ers for Maduabum

Photo Credit: commercialappeal.com The Cleveland Cavaliers have traded center Sasha Kaun to the Philadelphia 76ers for forward Chukwudiebere Maduabum. Kaun, 31, has been in the NBA for 1 season, which was with the Cavaliers. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 25 games and averaged 3.8 minutes per game, 0.9 points per game, 1.0 rebound per game, 0.1 assists per game, 0.2 … Continue reading Cavaliers Trade Kaun to 76ers for Maduabum

Bayless Officially Signs Contract with 76ers

Photo Credit: bleacherreport.com Point guard Jerryd Bayless has officially signed a 3-year, $27 million contract with the Philadelphia 76ers. Bayless, 27, has been in the NBA for 8 seasons and has played for 6 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 52 games and averaged 28.9 minutes per game, 10.4 points per game, 2.7 rebounds per game, 3.1 assists per game, 0.2 blocks … Continue reading Bayless Officially Signs Contract with 76ers

Rodriguez Officially Signs Contract with 76ers

Photo Credit: thesportsquotient.com Point guard Sergio Rodriguez has officially signed a 1-year, $8 million contract with the Philadelphia 76ers. Rodriguez, 30, has been in the NBA for 4 seasons for 4 different teams, but has not played in the NBA since the 2009-2010 season. That season, he played in 66 games and averaged 15.9 minutes per game, 6.6 points per game, 1.3 rebounds per game, 3.2 assists per game, 0.1 blocks per … Continue reading Rodriguez Officially Signs Contract with 76ers

76ers, Henderson Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: oregonlive.com The Philadelphia 76ers and shooting guard Gerald Henderson have agreed to a 2-year, $18 million contract. Henderson, 28, has been in the NBA for 7 seasons and has played for 2 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 72 games and averaged 19.9 minutes per game, 8.7 points per game, 2.9 rebounds per game, 1.0 assist per game, … Continue reading 76ers, Henderson Reach Contract Agreement

76ers, Rodriguez Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: thesportsquotient.com The Philadelphia 76ers and point guard Sergio Rodriguez have agreed to a 1-year, $8 million contract. Rodriguez, 30, has been in the NBA for 4 seasons for 4 different teams, but has not played in the NBA since the 2009-2010 season. That season, he played in 66 games and averaged 15.9 minutes per game, 6.6 points per game, 1.3 rebounds per game, 3.2 assists per game, 0.1 blocks … Continue reading 76ers, Rodriguez Reach Contract Agreement

76ers, Bayless Reach Contract Agreement

Photo Credit: bleacherreport.com The Philadelphia 76ers and point guard Jerryd Bayless have agreed to a 3-year, $27 million contract. Bayless, 27, has been in the NBA for 8 seasons and has played for 6 different teams. He is coming off of a season in which he played in 52 games and averaged 28.9 minutes per game, 10.4 points per game, 2.7 rebounds per game, 3.1 assists per game, 0.2 blocks … Continue reading 76ers, Bayless Reach Contract Agreement

First Round NBA Mock Draft 1.0

Photo Credit: SB Nation 1. Philadelphia 76ers: PF Ben Simmons, Louisiana State 2. Los Angeles Lakers: SF Brandon Ingram, Duke 3. Boston Celtics: SG Buddy Hield, Oklahoma 4. Phoenix Suns: C Dragan Bender, Croatia 5. Minnesota Timberwolves: PG Kris Dunn, Providence 6. New Orleans Pelicans: SG Jaylen Brown, California 7. Denver Nuggets: C Jakob Poeltl, Utah 8. Sacramento Kings: SG Jamal Murray, Kentucky 9. Toronto Raptors: … Continue reading First Round NBA Mock Draft 1.0

Philadelphia 76ers Become 1st NBA Team to Have Ads on Jerseys

Photo from Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell on twitter)  The 76ers announced Monday that starting in the 2017-2018 season, the year that the NBA will begin its 3 year experiment with small ads on jerseys. The 76ers have sold all three seasons of the experiment at $5 million per season. This comes as no real surprise as the reveal for ads on uniforms has long since been … Continue reading Philadelphia 76ers Become 1st NBA Team to Have Ads on Jerseys