Nerlens Noel found out just how much growing he has to do after getting outplayed by Anthony Davis in the Sixers' 99-74 loss to the Pelicans.
Michael Carter-Williams will sit out of Monday's game with an illness and will be replaced by Larry Drew II, who has signed a second 10-day contract.
It has not all been smooth sailing for Nerlens Noel in his rookie year but Brett Brown says he can look to the development of Anthony Davis for hope of a bright future.
1wJoel Embiid is making progress, says Brett Brown, but the Sixers' rookie big man still cannot run or break a sweat, which makes staying fit a challenge.
1wThe Sixers play their traditional MLK day game this afternoon down in Washington, DC.
1wKarl-Anthony Towns' draft stock is rising, but where does he rank amongst the likes of Jahlil Okafor and Emmanuel Mudiay? Sean Kane takes a look.
1wJoel Embiid's weight has been a concern as he recovers from foot surgery, but the Sixers' center denies a report that says he weighs 300 pounds.
1wThe Sixers (8-32) get back on the court in a Martin Luther King Day matinee against the Washington Wizards (28-13) (2 p.m./CSN).
1wThe Sixers are in the mother of all rebuilds. But just a couple years ago, they had a young core with potential. Did the front office break it up too soon?
1wThe San Antonio Spurs will try to win more than two straight games for the first time since shortly before Kawhi Leonard's extended absence.
How many games will the Sixers win this season?
10 or less