Brett Brown is going to keep the Sixers playing an uptempo offense while emphasizing defense in the paint.
Nerlens Noel (illness) returned to practice on Tuesday, while Michael Carter-Williams (shoulder surgery) took part in non-contact drills.
The Sixers surged back after halftime but couldn't hold onto the lead in a 99-88 loss to the Nets in Brooklyn on Monday night.
1wThat was more fun, wasn't it?
1wThe Sixers put together the right mix of strong defense and tempo to cruise to a 106-92 win over the Hornets on Wednesday night.
1wWe look at some news and notes from around the league, including four Wizards being suspended one regular-season game for leaving the bench during a scuffle.
1wAfter a sloppy preseason opener, Tony Wroten and the Sixers used a huge second quarter to notch a 106-92 win over the Hornets on Wednesday.
1wAfter their 20-point loss to the Celtics, the Sixers know they have a lot of work to do -- starting with turnovers and free throws.
1wSixers coach Brett Brown wants starting center Henry Sims to be more selective with the shots he chooses to take.
2wNerlens Noel wasn't pleased with how his Sixers debut went and is now focused on making adjustments to prevent more struggles.