Stories tagged: Philadelphia 76ers
THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016, 7:19 P.M.
Allen Iverson: I’ll thank the haters in Hall of Fame speech, too
Allen Iverson wants to thank the haters, too.
SUNDAY, JULY 3, 2016, 7:58 P.M.
No. 1 pick Ben Simmons raring to go in NBA summer league
It appears that the contract delays for Ben Simmons and Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot were basically over before they really started.
THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016, 4:52 P.M.
76ers take Ben Simmons with No. 1 pick in NBA draft; Duke’s Brandon Ingram goes second to Lakers
The Philadelphia 76ers selected LSU freshman Ben Simmons with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft Thursday night.
MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2015
Setback for 76ers’ Embiid
Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid may not be available to play at the start of the NBA season after the latest setback in the healing of his right foot, a …
TUESDAY, DEC. 2, 2014
In brief: Kawhi Leonard lifts Spurs past 76ers; Philadelphia drops 17th straight to open season
NBA: Kawhi Leonard scored a game-high 26 points and had a crucial three-point play in the final minute to help the San Antonio Spurs defeat the winless 76ers 109-103, extending …
FRIDAY, NOV. 14, 2014
In brief: Mavericks cruise to record win, 123-70 over winless 76ers
NBA: Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points while playing only 20 minutes and the host Dallas Mavericks had their largest victory ever, 123-70 over the winless Philadelphia 76ers. The 53-point margin …
SATURDAY, OCT. 18, 2014
Embiid mourns dead brother
Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown gathered his team on Friday afternoon before practicing at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He said he talked “very quickly” about Thursday’s preseason …
THURSDAY, JUNE 26, 2014
76ers thinking big with No. 3, 10 picks in NBA draft
The Philadelphia 76ers scorched their roster and abandoned a competitive season all for one reason, the chance to turn the NBA draft into a cornerstone for a championship run. The …
TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014
Michael Carter-Williams has something to show for being a bright spot in a dismal season for the Philadelphia 76ers. Carter-Williams won the NBA’s Rookie of the Year Award on Monday …
SUNDAY, MARCH 30, 2014
In brief: Sixers win, end record-tying losing streak
Basketball: The Philadelphia 76ers snapped their NBA record-tying, 26-game losing streak, routing the Detroit Pistons 123-98 on Saturday in Philadelphia to avoid establishing a new longest skid in U.S. major …
SATURDAY, MARCH 29, 2014
76ers on cusp of NBA record 27th straight loss
The Philadelphia 76ers are on the cusp of winning the NBA’s version of The Biggest Loser. Think of all the can’t-watch-this bad basketball in the league’s history. The seven-win Charlotte …
FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 2014
In brief: Sixers tie record for longest losing streak at 26
NBA: The Philadelphia 76ers tied the NBA record with their 26th straight loss Thursday night, as James Harden’s triple-double led the Houston Rockets to a 120-98 victory. Harden had 26 …
FRIDAY, AUG. 16, 2013
76ers boss buys New Jersey Devils
Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris is the new owner of the New Jersey Devils. The founder of one of the world’s largest private equity firms. Harris and his group paid …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 24, 2008
Celtics set team record with 19th straight victory
The Boston Celtics set a franchise record with their 19th consecutive victory Tuesday night in Boston, getting 18 points apiece from Kevin Garnett and Rajon Rondo to beat the Philadelphia …