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J.J. Redick once impressed Ryan Howard with his baseball skills
J.J. Redick's unique friendship with Jameer Nelson brought him to Philadelphia a couple years back where they ended up taking batting practice at a Phillies game.
New bell-inspired jerseys, new court for Sixers' 'Spirit of 76' campaign
Fans are going to love the new "City Edition" jerseys that pay homage to the centennial. 
Doug Collins
NBA Notes: Bulls bring back Doug Collins as special adviser
Doug Collins has returned to the Chicago Bulls. Here's that and more from around the NBA on Tuesday.
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Give and Go: Who will be the Sixers' sixth man?
In the latest edition of Give and Go, our Sixers analysts discuss who will be the team's sixth man heading into the 2017-18 season.
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Sixers Mailbag: Playoffs, winning records and restrictions
In the latest mailbag, Jessica Camerato talks playoff hopes, finishing over .500 and what injury restrictions to expect for Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid.
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Sixers reveal new Philly-themed 'Statement Edition' jersey
A new jersey for the Sixers, referred to as the "Statement Edition" uniform, was revealed Friday night.
NBA 2K18 release moves Sixers, NBA toward inaugural NBA 2K League season
The release of NBA 2K18 on Friday marked another step for the Sixers and NBA toward the inaugural season of NBA 2K League. By Ryan Bright
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Sixers hire former FC Barcelona doctor as VP of athlete care
The Sixers on Friday announced the hiring of former FC Barcelona medical director Dr. C Daniel Medina Leal as VP of athlete care. By Jessica Camerato
'The deal of the century': Sixers owner Harris buys house for just $45 million
Sixers' owner Josh Harris just bought a house for $45 million, which is somehow "the deal of the century."
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Embiid makes loud statement in tweet, 'can't wait to shut these bums up'
Joel Embiid "can't wait to shut these bums up," he tweeted Wednesday, making a loud statement about "The Process." By Jessica Camerato
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NBA Notes: St. Joe's product DeAndre' Bembry out 4-6 weeks with tricep injury
Hawks forward and St. Joe's product DeAndre' Bembry will miss time with a strained right triceps. Here's that and more from around the NBA on Wednesday.
Remembering the best sports video games of all-time
Here are your favorite sports video games of all-time in celebration of National Video Game Day.
Playoffs? Brett Brown remains unfazed with increased expectations on Sixers
With many predicting playoffs for the Sixers, Brett Brown doesn't believe the pressure will be too much for his youthful roster. By Jessica Camerato
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Virginia connection has 3 Eagles supporting Sixers' Justin Anderson
Justin Anderson's Virginia roots has made the Sixers' swingman a fan favorite among some players on the Eagles' roster. By Jessica Camerato
This sure looks like a Sixers red alternate uniform in NBA 2K
Are these images of a Sixers new alternative uniform in red with a different font for the name across the front?
Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Kobe Bryant
NBA Notes: Lakers to retire Kobe Bryant's Nos. 8, 24 next season
The Lakers will retire both No. 8 and No. 24 for Kobe Bryant in a Dec. 18 ceremony. That and other news from around the NBA.
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What is next step in Embiid's growth? Brown says it's all about preparation
With Joel Embiid coming off another injury, Brett Brown said the next step in the center's growth is preparation to keep him healthy. By Jessica Camerato
T.J. McConnell
Sixers' T.J. McConnell gets married as Nik Stauskas plays groomsman
Sixers point guard T.J. McConnell married his high school sweetheart over the weekend and teammate Nik Stauskas played a new position - groomsman. By Josh Ellis
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Julius Erving on Sixers: 'We should make a good run at the playoffs'
Julius Erving, who spent time with No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz, believes the Sixers have the talent to make a playoff run. By Jessica Camerato
'Freakish' Ben Simmons believes Sixers have right mindset going into 2017-18
Ben Simmons, speaking at an event Thursday, said he's healthy and ready to help the Sixers win. By Paul Hudrick
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NBA Notes: Hornets coach Clifford supports oft-criticized Kidd-Gilchrist
Hornets head coach Steve Clifford threw his full support behind the oft-criticized Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. That and more from around the NBA.
Photo: Allen Iverson posing with a fan with an Allen Iverson tattoo in China
Allen Iverson wasn't just a legend in Philadelphia. He took the NBA game worldwide and made fans all across the globe including in China.
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Brown committed to Simmons at PG, but what about on the defensive end?
Brett Brown is committed to starting Ben Simmons at point guard, but what are the plans on the defensive end? By Jessica Camerato
Brett Brown discusses his impressive offseason beard
Brett does mention that it may help him go incognito a bit with a baseball hat and a pair of shades.
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Isaiah Thomas
NBA Notes: Cavaliers' Isaiah Thomas to miss start of season, maybe much longer
Isaiah Thomas will miss the start of the upcoming season for the Cavs and there is no timetable for when he'll suit up. That and more news from around the NBA.
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NBA Notes: Isaiah Thomas says being traded by Celtics 'still hurts'
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Isaiah Thomas explaining that being traded by the Celtics "still hurts."
Tilman Fertitta
Tilman Fertitta reportedly buys Rockets for record $2.2 billion
Restaurant and casino owner Tilman Fertitta has reportedly agreed to purchase the Houston Rockets for an NBA-record $2.2 billion.
Joel Embiid, Brett Brown
Sixers Mailbag: Pressure turned up on Joel Embiid, Brett Brown?
In a new Sixers Mailbag, we analyze the pressure on Joel Embiid and Brett Brown, as well as the potential finishing lineups. By Jessica Camerato
Kyrie Irving, NBA, Boston Celtics
NBA Notes: Irving says trade request was about his potential, not LeBron
Kyrie Irving made it clear that his trade request was about maximizing his own potential and not LeBron James. That and more from around the NBA.
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NBA Notes: Lakers fined $500K for tampering involving Paul George
We look at some new and notes from around the NBA, including the Lakers being fined $500,000 by the league for tampering involving Paul George.
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Robert Covington seeking to expand game beyond 3-point shooting
Known primarily for his three-point shot, Sixers swingman Robert Covington is looking to expand his offensive game in 2017-18. By Jessica Camerato 
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Kyrie Irving
NBA Notes: Cavaliers get additional pick from Celtics to complete blockbuster
The Cavaliers received an additional second-round pick from the Celtics to complete the blockbuster trade between the two teams. That and other news from around the NBA.
The Charles Barkley-Ron Hextall bromance has reached the gift level
Sir Charles was a guest on the Mike Missanelli show on Tuesday and received a personalized Ron Hextall jersey.
Sixers officially sign James Michael McAdoo, ink G James Blackmon Jr.
The Sixers on Wednesday officially signed James Michael McAdoo to a two-way contract, while also adding guard James Blackmon Jr. By Jessica Camerato
Markelle Fultz and Kevin Durant learned hesi pull-up jimbo from same guy
The same coach taught Markelle Futz and Kevin Durant their hesi pull-up jimbo.
Boston Celtics, NBA, Isaiah Thomas
NBA Notes: Isaiah Thomas says 'I am not damaged' in interview
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Isaiah Thomas saying, "I am not damaged" in a recent interview with ESPN.
Vegas gives Sixers decent odds to make the playoffs
One Las Vegas sportsbook likes the Sixers' chances of making the playoffs.
Not that far removed from playing, Elton Brand ready for job as 87ers' GM
It wasn't long ago that Elton Brand was an NBA player. Now he's charged with running the Sixers' G-League affiliate in Delaware. By Jessica Camerato
Dallas Mavericks, NBA, Nerlens Noel
NBA Notes: Nerlens Noel officially signs Mavericks' 1-year, $4.1M qualifying offer
Nerlens Noel signed his one-year, $4.1 million qualifying offer with the Mavericks. That and more from around the NBA.
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Ben Simmons goal for the season: 'To be the best in the league'
Ben Simmons isn't lacking any confidence as he told reporters in Australia over the weekend his goal is to be the NBA's best player. By Jessica Camerato
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Sixers name Elton Brand GM of G-League's Delaware 87ers
The Sixers on Monday named Elton Brand general manager of their G-League (formerly NBA D-League) affiliate, the Delaware 87ers.
Markelle Fultz has familiar message for Sixers fans: 'Trust the process'
Markelle Fultz had a simple and familiar message Saturday for the fans in attendance at the Sixers Shore Tour. By Jessica Camerato
Former Sixer Nerlens Noel reportedly accepts 1-year qualifying offer from Mavs
Nerlens Noel on Saturday accepted his one-year, $4.1 million qualifying offer from the Dallas Mavericks.
Sixers agree to 2-way contract with James Michael McAdoo
The Sixers on Saturday morning agreed to a two-way contract with former Warriors forward James Michael McAdoo.
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Budding stars, promising young cores give Philly fans hope for future
With each of the four major sports teams having at least one budding star in their grasp, there is reason for hope in Philadelphia. By Rob Ellis
Kevin Durant says Ben Simmons has leg up on other rookies
Kevin Durant joined The Ringer’s Bill Simmons for another episode of the latter’s podcast and Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons came up.
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Jahlil Okafor goes 'mostly' vegan, down 20 pounds from start of last season
With a focus on health, Jahlil Okafor made a serious commitment to a mostly vegan diet this offseason, and the results have shown. By Jessica Camerato
San Antonio Spurs, NBA, Manu Ginobili
NBA Notes: Manu Ginobili returning to Spurs for 16th season
Manu Ginobili re-signed with the Spurs and will return for a 16th NBA season. That and other news from around the NBA.
Dr. J and Iverson look pretty great in NBA 2K18
Both Sixers legends are seen wearing the new Sixers' Nike uniforms. Julius is rocking his signature afro while Iverson has some gnarly facial hair going.
Boston Celtics, NBA, Isaiah Thomas
NBA Notes: Underdog Isaiah Thomas now facing biggest challenge of career
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including All-Star guard Isaiah Thomas now facing the biggest challenge of his career after being traded to the Cavaliers.
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How does Cavs-C's deal impact Sixers? Not much now, but perhaps a lot in future
The Sixers may not be impacted by the Cavaliers-Celtics blockbuster now, but things could get interesting for the teams in the future. By Jessica Camerato
Kyrie Irving, Isaiah Thomas
Sixers, LeBron James and more react to Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade
There was plenty of social media reaction to the Cavaliers-Celtics trade — featuring Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas — on Tuesday night.
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Kyrie Irving
NBA Notes: Cavs send Irving to Celtics for package that includes Thomas in blockbuster
The Cavs granted Kyrie Irving's trade wish and shipped him to the Celtics for a package that includes Isaiah Thomas. That and other news from around the NBA.
Brett Brown Clinic open to local basketball coaches
Brett Brown will be sharing his coaching knowledge next month at his third annual coaches clinic. By Jessica Camerato
Fultz, Simmons lag behind in NBA Rookie Survey; Lonzo Ball headlines poll
The polling results are in and Markelle Fultz and Ben Simmons lag behind their fellow rookies in various categories. By Jessica Camerato
Watch: Ben Simmons dominated some amateurs in Australia
Ben Simmons made a surprise appearance playing in an amateur game in Australia. He didn't disappoint. 
Holding Court: Are Sixers a lock for the 2017-18 playoffs?
Marshall Harris is joined by Senior NBA writer for ESPN's The Undefeated, Marc J. Spears, to discuss the national outlook on the Sixers and their playoff hopes for the upcoming season.
Brett Brown, Philadelphia Sixers
The dancing coach: How Brown got Sixers through 'The Process'
Brett Brown has had some brutal seasons with the Sixers, but his positive attitude stuck with many of his former players. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, T.J. McConnell win NBPA Players Voice Awards
Joel Embiid won a pair of 2017 NBPA Players Voice Awards and fan favorite T.J. McConnell was honored as well. By Jessica Camerato
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Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons both in mix for 2017-18 NBA MVP, Bovada says
The 2017-18 NBA MVP odds are and in Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons are both in the mix, according to Bovada. By Jessica Camerato
Union top fan experience in Philly while Eagles come in last, study says
What's the best fan experience for your buck in Philadelphia? J.D. Power ranks them.
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Sixers Mailbag: Joel Embiid back-to-backs and toughest opponents
In the latest Sixers Mailbag, Jessica Camerato looks at whether Joel Embiid will play in back-to-backs in 2017-18 and who are the team's toughest opponents.
7 silly predictions based on the Sixers' schedule
We'll instantly disregard the seriousness of these predictions as soon as they're proven wrong, but spend till next offseason gloating about the ones that were proved even vaguely right.
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Rest of Sixers schedule revealed: Home opener Oct. 20 vs. Celtics
We knew a few games. Now we know the rest. The complete 2017-18 Sixers schedule was released Monday. By Jessica Camerato
Dennis Smith Jr. is not afraid to talk smack to Markelle Fultz's face
What's that one famous line from /The Big Lebowski/? "You're not wrong, Walter. You're just ..."
The Andrew Bynum Trade: The Big Bang of The Process turns 5
When the official book of The Process is written, its first chapter will begin on August 10, 2012. 
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Amid busy summer, Justin Anderson eager for 1st full season with Sixers
In the midst of a busy summer, Justin Anderson is more than ready for his first full season with the Sixers to get underway. By Jessica Camerato
8/11/17: Carson Wentz impresses in preseason debut
Amy Fadool has everything you need to know in Philly sports including the Mack Hollins' strong first appearance for the Eagles, the Mets' pummeling of the Phillies and the NBA's announcement that Sixers...
Sixers to open season Oct. 18 at Washington; will visit Knicks on Christmas
The Sixers will open the regular season on the road against the Wizards and kick off the NBA's Christmas slate against the Knicks. By Jessica Camerato
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Jerryd Bayless, Sixers staff part of 1st Basketball Without Borders in Israel
Jerryd Bayless and members of the Sixers staff will participate in the first Basketball Without Borders camp in Israel. By Jessica Camerato
Watch: Joel Embiid tries afternoon tea and crumpets to celebrate London game
Joel Embiid sits down with European broadcaster and former Penn State star John Amaechi for afternoon tea and to talk about playing in London next season.
London, Global Games
Sixers to face Celtics in London in January
The Sixers are taking their rivalry with the Celtics international as the two squads will face off at London's O2 Arena on Jan. 11, 2018. By Jessica Camerato
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Report: Sixers to face Knicks on Christmas Day at Madison Square Garden
According to a report, the Sixers will face the Knicks on Christmas Day at Madison Square Garden.
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Local hero Mike Trout finally suits up for a Philadelphia team
Mike Trout finally got the chance to suit up for a Philadelphia team ... just not the one fans might have in mind.
Mexico City, NBA
NBA Notes: Nets to play 2 regular-season games in Mexico City
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including the Nets being selected to play two regular-season games in Mexico City in 2017-18.
Joel Embiid looks like a beast in NBA 2K18 art trailer
Joel Embiid looks ready to own some dudes in a new NBA 2K18 trailer.
Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, Ben McLemore
NBA Notes: Grizzlies' Ben McLemore fractures foot during pickup game
Grizzlies guard Ben McLemore suffered a fractured right foot during a pickup game and will miss "an estimated 12 weeks." That and more from around the NBA.
Young camp goer attempts to help Jahlil Okafor with his jump shot
Jahlil Okafor went to a basketball camp in Camden to help some youngsters. Only one kid thought Jahlil was the one who needed help.
Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, Andrew Wiggins
NBA Notes: T-wolves owner wants meeting with Wiggins before max contract extension
Before Andrew Wiggins is offered a max contract extension, Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor wants a face-to-face meeting. That and more from around the NBA.
Ben Simmons posts message to Philly fans: 'It's going to be a scary sight'
Ben Simmons looks ready and he has the attitude to go along with the physique.
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Sixers Mailbag: A suddenly crowded backcourt and what's Okafor's future?
In our latest Sixers Mailbag, we answer questions on the suddenly crowded backcourt and Jahlil Okafor's future. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, T.J. McConnell
Sixers Mailbag: Joel Embiid's big landings; T.J. McConnell still a starter?
In her latest Sixers Mailbag, Jessica Camerato addresses Joel Embiid's avoiding injuries and T.J. McConnell's role in the backcourt.
PST Podcast: Can Sixers be an elite team?
Michael Barkann, Marc Farzetta and Garry Cobb discuss which running back will get the most snaps this season. Later, Michael and Marc are joined by Ed Barkowitz to talk about how many games the Sixers will...
LA Clippers, NBA, Doc Rivers
NBA Notes: Clippers strip Doc Rivers of role as team president
The Clippers stripped head coach Doc Rivers of his other title as team president in favor of Lawrence Frank. That and more news from around the NBA.
Redick says Sixers in position to grow into 'one of the elite teams in the NBA'
JJ Redick spoke today about joining the Sixers at the perfect time and how they can grow into one of the elite teams in the NBA.
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NBA Notes: Board approves Pistons' downtown move
The Pistons have officially been granted a relocation to downtown Detroit. That and other news from around the NBA.
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Of Boardwalks and Bummers: A.I, Rose spoiling Philly sports fan's escape
Sports are meant to be an escape from reality, but Allen Iverson and Pete Rose's latest transgressions remind us there's really no escape. By Rob Ellis
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Sixers to open 5-game preseason slate on Oct. 4
The Sixers on Thursday released their 2017-18 preseason schedule that features a home game in Kansas City. By Joe Bloss  
SNC Wake-up Call Podcast: Embiid not yet cleared for 5-on-5
John Boruk recaps all things Philly sports, including an injury update on Joel Embiid, Alshon Jeffery missing another camp practice and Mike Trout's relationship with Carson Wentz.
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Joel Embiid (knee) eyeing a return to full strength by training camp
Joel Embiid gave an update on his health while in Africa for the NBA Africa Game 2017. By Jessica Camerato
BIG3 suspends Allen Iverson 1 game for skipping Dallas outing
Allen Iverson was slapped with some discipline by the BIG3 for his no-show last weekend in Dallas.
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NBA Notes: Michael Jordan fires back at LaVar Ball
Michael Jordan finally addressed comments LaVar Ball made about being able to beat the Hall of Famer in a game of one-on-one. That and more from around the NBA.
Holding Court: Positionless basketball Sixers' future?
Marshall Harris and Amy Fadool are joined by Jessica Camerato to discuss the possible starting lineup for the Sixers and some mixed responses from fans on Dario Saric's role with the team.
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Sixers Notes: Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot gives No. 20 to Markelle Fultz
An update on Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot's injury, as well as his jersey number, which he gave to No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz. By Jessica Camerato
Allen Iverson
Allen Iverson releases statement on his Dallas no-show act for BIG3
Allen Iverson released a statement for his Dallas no-show act last weekend during the BIG3 games.
Rob's Rants: Wentz and Roseman, Iverson no-show, Cowboys fans
Did Carson Wentz put some pressure on Howie Roseman? Is a no-show by A.I. really a surprise? And a Cowboys fan at Eagles camp? By Rob Ellis
Subtle change to new Sixers' jerseys has fans seeing red
The Sixers unveiled their new Nike uniforms for the 2017-2018 season and they're very similar to last year's Adidas jerseys but some fans are seeing red.
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Sixers unveil pair of new Nike uniforms for 2017-18 season
The Sixers officially revealed two of their new Nike uniforms for the 2017-18 season on Tuesday. By Jessica Camerato
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Sixers, Phillies respond after TV station throws shade following Fultz's first pitch
FOX Sports South & FOX Sports Southeast took a shot at the Sixers on Monday after Markelle Fultz threw out the first pitch at the Phillies' game.
Golden State Warriors, NBA, Stephen Curry
NBA Notes: Video shows Curry, Irving apparently mocking James
A video from a wedding apparently shows Stephen Curry and Kyrie Irving apparently mocking LeBron James. That and other news from around the NBA.
Watch: Markelle Fultz delivers first-pitch strike at Citizens Bank Park
Fultz delivered a pretty good pitch to the Phanatic.
Allen Iverson a no-show for BIG3's games in Dallas
Allen Iverson didn't show up to the BIG3's games in Dallas today and the 3-on-3 league is investigating his absence. 
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Kings hire Sixers executive Brandon Williams as assistant GM
The Kings on Sunday hired Sixers VP of Basketball Administration Brandon Williams as their new assistant general manager. 
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The latest edition of Joel Embiid blocks a child's shot into the next millennium
Per Philadelphia summer tradition, Joel Embiid destroyed another child's shot on camera with a devastating block.
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Another crack at projecting the Sixers' starting 5 this season
The Sixers will have a positionless lineup at times this season, but what should we expect the starting five to be on opening night? By Jessica Camerato
Fultz guarantees playoffs, talks LeBron joining Sixers, Lonzo Ball showdown
Markelle Fultz sat down to talk about his rehab, LeBron joining the Sixers, a Lonzo Ball showdown and more Thursday. By Matt Bowker
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, Koby Altman, Dan Gilbert
NBA Notes: Cavaliers' front office downplays Kyrie Irving trade talk
The Cavs' front office was relatively mum on Kyrie Irving's trade demands and said the team expects the All-Star at training camp. That and more from around the NBA.
Joel Embiid, Billie Jean King
Joel Embiid hangs with Billie Jean King, who says 'Trust the Process'
Joel Embiid and Billie Jean King were just hanging out Tuesday, trusting the process, of course.
Portland Trail Blazers, NBA, Allen Crabbe
NBA Notes: Trail Blazers trade Allen Crabbe to Nets for Andrew Nicholson
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including the Blazers dealing Allen Crabbe to the Nets for Andrew Nicholson.
Holding Court: Ep. 5 - Drama in Cleveland good for Sixers?
Marshall Harris and Amy Fadool are joined by CSN producer Sean Kane to discuss the turmoil in Cleveland as Kyrie Irving is rumored to want a trade and how that will impact LeBron James' decision as he...
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Joel Embiid
Joel Embiid among NBA players to participate in Basketball without Borders
Joel Embiid is giving back, joining several NBA players for the Basketball without Borders camp in Africa.
New York Knicks, NBA, Derrick Rose
NBA Notes: Derrick Rose, Cavs reach agreement on 1-year deal
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Derrick Rose reportedly reaching an agreement on a one-year deal with the Cavs.
San Antonio Spurs, NBA, Ryan Arcidiacono
Report: Former Villanova star Ryan Arcidiacono signs 2-way deal with Bulls
Ryan Arcidiacono will continue to push for his NBA dreams after signing a two-way contract with the Bulls, according to a report Monday.
'Trust the Process' chants breakout at WWE Battleground in Philly
What does ex-Sixers exec Sam Hinkie's "process" have to do with WWE? Unclear. But that didn't stop wrestling fans from chanting "Trust the process" at the Wells Fargo Center.
Rashard Lewis, JJ Redick
Rashard Lewis praises Sixers' signing of former Magic teammate JJ Redick
Rashard Lewis, a former teammate of JJ Redick's, showered the new Sixer with praise. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Jonah Bolden
Sixers draft pick Jonah Bolden signs 3-year deal with Maccabi Tel Aviv
Sixers second-round pick Jonah Bolden will return overseas after inking a three-year contract with Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Kyrie Irving, LeBron James
NBA Notes: Kyrie Irving asks Cavaliers to trade him
Kyrie Irving has asked the Cavs to trade him, two people familiar with the situation told the Associated Press. Here's that and more around the NBA.
Why Philadelphia must reject LeBron James
This column was written by FakeWIPCaller. Please read that name one more time.
Mike Trout, LeBron James
Mike Trout joins push in trying to lure LeBron James to Sixers
Mike Trout has become the latest in joining the push to lure LeBron James to the Sixers.
What is the best play in Philly sports history?
Throughout the week, you have picked the top four plays in Philadelphia sports history. Vote below to pick the single best play of the final four.  Watch Philly Sports Talk at 5 p.m. on CSN to see which...
New York Knicks, NBA, Derrick Rose
NBA Notes: Derrick Rose reportedly in contract talks with Cavaliers
Derrick Rose and the Cavs are in contract negotiations on a one-year contract, according to an Associated Press source. That and more from around the NBA.
Redick released 15-minute documentary chronicling his free agency experience
JJ Redick produced a 15-minute documentary about his personal experience in free agency that ended with him signing a $23-million deal in Philadelphia.
LeBron James, Philadelphia Sixers
As a Sixers fan, could you actually say no to LeBron James?
Any Sixers fan would be thrilled if the team signed LeBron James, right? Apparently, that's not the case. And that's ridiculous. By Rob Ellis
LeBron James suggests taking Ben Simmons out drinking
Happy Birthday, Ben Simmons! Love, LeBron.
First tease of Sixers' new Nike uniforms pops up on Twitter
A first glimpse of the Sixers' new Nike uniforms hit the Internet on Wednesday.
LA Clippers, NBA, Jamal Crawford
NBA Notes: Jamal Crawford chooses Timberwolves over Warriors, Cavaliers
Jamal Crawford explained his decision to build something with the T-Wolves instead of ring chasing as a member of the Warriors or Cavs. That and more from around the NBA.
JJ Redick drops knowledge on his free-agent process in new podcast
JJ Redick returned to podcasting on Wednesday. And who was his first guest? Bryan Colangelo. By Mitchell Gladstone
Karl-Anthony Towns pokes fun at Joel Embiid
Another NBA big man was given his score yesterday and was a bit more pleased than Joel Embiid.
Ben Simmons, LeBron James
Ben Simmons sets Twitter ablaze with tweet to LeBron James
A tweet from Ben Simmons to LeBron James had just about everyone going bonkers on the Twittersphere.
Golden State Warriors, NBA, Kevin Durant
NBA Notes: Nike ditches traditional home, road designation with new uniforms
Nike will officially take over as the NBA's uniform supplier in 2017-18 and has ditched the traditional home and road uniforms. That and more from around the NBA.
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Sixers open space for startups at training complex in Camden
The Sixers have officially opened space for startup companies at their training facility in Camden, New Jersey.
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Rookie of the Year odds lengthen for Simmons, Fultz after summer league
Lonzo Ball is still the favorite, but there is a new name near the top of the NBA Rookie of the Year odds. By Joe Bloss
Report: Nerlens Noel and Mavericks not getting far in contract talks
Nerlens Noel was expected to sign a long-term deal this summer, but the former Sixer appears to be at a standstill with the Mavs in a dried-out market.
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Jonah Bolden might not play for Sixers this season but has intriguing future
Jonah Bolden may return overseas to play this season, but he could be a matchup nightmare once he gets to the NBA. By Jessica Camerato
What's the best play in Sixers history?
What's the best play in Sixers history? Vote here and see which play grabbed the top spot on Philly Sports Talk.
Boston Celtics, NBA, Paul Pierce
NBA Notes: Paul Pierce signs deal to retire as 'a Celtic for life'
Paul Pierce signed a contract to retire as a member of the Boston Celtics. That and more news from around the NBA.
Report: Sixers to stash Jonah Bolden in Israel with Maccabi Tel Aviv next season
According to a report, Sixers draft pick Jonah Bolden will return overseas for next season to play in Israel.
Holding Court: No 'Answer' in return to Philly
Amy Fadool, Marshall Harris and Jessica Camerato discuss A.I.'s disappointing return to Philadelphia during the BIG3 tournament and the Sixers' plans regarding Jahlil Okafor in the future.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Joel Embiid gets scored on by Paul Pogba, is left unhappy by NBA 2K rating
Joel Embiid on Monday took on Paul Pogba in a game of pick-up basketball and had his NBA 2K rating revelead to him — neither went in his favor.
The Big3 has big problems aside from Allen Iverson's trash excuse
A doctor told Allen Iverson to sit out his Big3 game in Philly? Come on. Iverson's decision wasn't just disappointing. It was insulting. By Enrico Campitelli
SNC Wake-up Call: Nick Williams carries Phillies to win, A.I. sits out BIG3
Amy Fadool has everything you need to know in Philly sports, including Nick Williams' first grand slam to help Phillies avoid being swept by the Brewers, and Allen Iverson's decision late in the day to not...
A.I., 'guy who drives our league,' bails on playing for Philly fans in BIG3 game
Allen Iverson, who said he was going to play in the BIG3, bailed on playing Sunday and then dipped out on the media afterward. By Jessica Camerato
Coming Home: Allen Iverson eager to please Philly fans in BIG3 game
Allen Iverson will return to the Wells Fargo Center hardwood on Sunday night as the BIG3 league comes to Philadelphia and he's eager to entertain.
The new Tupac vs. Biggie? Ice Cube chimes in on Embiid vs. LaVar feud
Rapper, actor and BIG3 co-owner Ice Cube loves the current West Coast vs. East Coast feud between LaVar Ball and Joel Embiid.
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Report: Former Sixer Sergio Rodriguez agrees to deal with CSKA Moscow
Former Sixers point guard Sergio Rodriguez is apparently going back to Europe as he's reportedly agreed to a deal with CSKA Moscow. By Jessica Camerato
Tahjere McCall, Rhondae Hollis-Jefferson
Philly area natives McCall, Hollis-Jefferson create summer bond with Nets
Tahjere McCall and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson didn't know one another, but their Philly ties have bonded them with the Nets this summer. By Jessica Camerato
Rajon Rondo
NBA Notes: Rajon Rondo, Pelicans reportedly agree to deal
Free-agent guard and former All-Star Rajon Rondo has reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with New Orleans. That and more in your NBA Notes.
Should Sixers' Jonah Bolden have been a lottery pick?
The Sixers drafted Jonah Bolden in the second round, but one writer believes Bolden should have gone much higher. By Paul Hudrick
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With summer league over, Sixers' Korkmaz has much ahead before season
Furkan Korkmaz finished summer league on a high note, but knows much more is ahead before his rookie year with the Sixers. By Jessica Camerato
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Charles Barkley: 'The playoffs are a definite for the Sixers this year'
Hall of Fame forward Charles Barkley proclaimed that the playoffs "are a definite" for the Sixers next season. By Matt Haughton
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Summer League: Sixers finish off summer league play with loss to Bulls
Melo Trimble and the Sixers finished off their summer league run with a 99-82 loss to the Bulls in Las Vegas on Friday. By Jessica Camerato
Houston Rockets, NBA, Chris Paul
NBA Notes: Chris Paul looks to get over playoff hump with Rockets
Chris Paul hopes his move to the Rockets helps him get over the playoff hump. That and other news from around the NBA.
Furkan Korkmaz, Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot to play for national teams
The summer is just beginning for Furkan Korkmaz and Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot, who will play for their national teams. By Jessica Camerato
Watch: Markelle Fultz is back putting up jumpers after shootaround
Yes, we know, it's only shootaround but after the history Sixers fans have with guys missing time, it's a welcomed sight.
Boston Celtics, NBA, Amir Johnson, Brad Stevens
Brad Stevens: Sixers getting 'ultimate positive teammate' in Amir Johnson
Celtics coach Brad Stevens saw firsthand Amir Johnson's leadership and feels the big man will be great for the Sixers. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, LaVar Ball
Doesn't sound like Joel Embiid has any regrets about coming at LaVar Ball
Think a fine and public platform would make Joel Embiid regret his LaVar Ball comment? No chance.
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NBA Notes: Knicks-Rockets still talking Carmelo Anthony trade, but no deal imminent
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Knicks and Rockets still trying to work out a trade involving Carmelo Anthony.
War of words between Sixers and Balls reaches battle of footwear brands
It all started last night in Las Vegas when Lonzo Ball ditched his signature Big Baller Brand sneakers for a sweet purple pair of Kobe Bryant Nikes.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Joel Embiid on Team Africa roster for exhibition game, but won't play
Sixers star Joel Embiid is on the Team Africa roster but won't play in an exhibition game in Johannesburg on Aug. 5. 
SNC Wake-up Call: Ben Simmons shows off 3-point shooting; Sixers fall to Ball and Lakers
John Boruk has everything you need to know in Philly sports, including Ben Simmons showing off his improved shot on Instagram and Joel Embiid making lofty goals for next year, as well as the Sixers' loss to...
Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Lonzo Ball
Lonzo Ball wears Nikes for 'Mamba mentality' to rally Lakers past Sixers
All eyes were on Lonzo Ball — and his sneakers — as the No. 2 overall pick torched the Sixers in the Lakers' 103-102 win. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers, Furkan Korkmaz
Summer League: Sixers fall victim to huge effort from Lonzo Ball in loss to Lakers
Furkan Korkmaz and the Sixers couldn't overcome a huge game from Lonzo Ball in a 103-102 loss to the Lakers. By Jessica Camerato
Boston Celtics, NBA, Isaiah Thomas
Report: Sixers to face Celtics at London's O2 Arena next season
According to a report Wednesday, the Sixers will face the Celtics at London's O2 Arena in a regular-season game on Jan. 11, 2018.
Robert Covington reportedly switches agents ahead of contract year with Sixers
As he's set to enter a contract year with the Sixers, Robert Covington has reportedly switched agencies to CAA Sports.
Sixers ready for packed house vs. Lakers, Lonzo Ball and hype train
The Sixers will face Lonzo Ball in front of many Lakers fans on Wednesday night in the Las Vegas Summer League. By Jessica Camerato
The700Level's 4th Annual Philly Sports Awards: The KULPYs
Handing out trite, meaningless honors to the sufficiently decorated professional athletes, coaches and executives in Philadelphia sports.
Markelle Fultz on his ankle: 'It's great right now'
Markelle Fultz appeared on NBA TV's The Starters on Tuesday night to talk about Summer League, his ankle, and the Phillie Phanatic vs. Joel Embiid.
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Holding Court: Breaking down summer league
Amy Fadool and Jessica Camerato discuss the Sixers' performance at the Las Vegas Summer League, which players have made the biggest impact and much more.
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Who doesn't have a jump shot? Ben Simmons rains 3-pointers on Instagram
Ben Simmons was making it rain in Las Vegas ... with three-pointers during his latest workout on UNLV's campus.
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Despite nerves over busted lip, Luwawu-Cabarrot remains aggressive for Sixers
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot shook off nerves over his busted lip to score a game-high 16 points in the Sixers' 88-83 loss. By Jessica Camerato
Boston Celtics, NBA, Jayson Tatum
Summer League: Sixers fail again to fend off Jayson Tatum, Celtics
After falling to Boston in Utah on July 3, the Sixers couldn't get the job done against the Celtics in Vegas either in an 88-83 loss. By Jessica Camerato
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NBA Notes: Thunder add experience with Raymond Felton, Patrick Patterson signings
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including the Thunder gaining some experience with Raymond Felton and Patrick Patterson.
Sixers now offering ticket waiting list and 3-tiered membership program
The days of purchasing an entire row of Sixers' tix at the Wells Fargo Center for a dollar are long gone.
Embiid hangs out with fly ball shaggers after home run derby
Following his star performance in the home run derby, Joel Embiid made some kid's day.
Washington Wizards, NBA, Daniel Ochefu
Wizards center Daniel Ochefu carries Villanova pride with him in NBA
Daniel Ochefu is trying to make a name for himself in the NBA, but the former Villanova standout will never forget his success in college. By Matt Haughton
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Furkan Korkmaz
Sixers rookie Furkan Korkmaz adapting to playing without the ball in his hands
While Furkan Korkmaz's main quality is shooting, the rookie is learning those shots will have to be set up without the ball in his hands. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, outfielder? 'The Process' does work at Home Run Derby
Joel Embiid was spotted at the Home Run Derby and did some work collecting dingers.
Taj Gibson, Jeff Teague, NBA
NBA Notes: Timberwolves sign Taj Gibson, Jeff Teague to finalize overhaul
Taj Gibson and Jeff Teague officially signed with the Timberwolves to finalize the team's makeover. That and more from around the NBA.
JJ Redick, Philadelphia Sixers
Despite 1-year deal, JJ Redick wants to finish career with Sixers
The Sixers' future excites JJ Redick, and though his contract may indicate otherwise, he hopes to end his career in Philly. By Jessica Camerato
Eager to make NBA debut, Simmons reiterates he's 'a starting point guard'
On Sunday, Ben Simmons said he doesn't see any issues sharing the ball with Markelle Fultz, but he's "a starting point guard." By Jessica Camerato
SNC Wake up Call: Fultz says 'I'm OK' after ankle sprain
Danny Pommells recaps the headlines in Philly sports, including Markelle Fultz assuring fans he will be OK after suffering ankle sprain in the summer league.
Summer League: Without Fultz, Luwawu-Cabarrot, Sixers fall to Spurs
Without Markelle Fultz, Jonah Bolden and the Sixers fell, 101-95, Sunday night to the Spurs in their second Las Vegas Summer League game. By Jessica Camerato
Markelle Fultz feels 'great' day after suffering ankle sprain
Markelle Fultz was in high spirits Sunday and excited to work on his leadership skills while on the sidelines. By Jessica Camerato
Markelle Fultz to miss remainder of summer league with ankle sprain
Unlike years past, Markelle Fultz and the Sixers caught a break: It's just a sprain, but the rookie will miss the remainder of the summer league.
A burning desire to play for Brown behind Redick's decision to sign with Sixers
JJ Redick explained Saturday his reasons for signing with the Sixers, from playing for Brett Brown to guiding a group of young men. By Jessica Camerato
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No strangers to injury, Sixers prepared to move on without Fultz in summer league
After Markelle Fultz suffered an ankle injury, the Sixers are prepared to move forward without him at the Vegas Summer League. By Jessica Camerato
Summer League: Fultz's ankle injury overshadows Sixers' comeback win
Markelle Fultz suffered a left ankle injury Saturday and the Sixers beat, 95-93, to the Warriors on in their first Vegas summer league game. By Jessica Camerato
Markelle Fultz suffers left ankle injury in Vegas Summer League game
Markelle Fultz on Saturday night left his Las Vegas Summer League debut with a left ankle sprain and did not return. By Jessica Camerato
James Harden, Houston Rockets
NBA Notes: Rockets sign James Harden to NBA-record $228 million extension
The Houston Rockets signed guard James Harden to a four-year, $228 million contract extension Saturday, the richest extension in NBA history.
JJ Redick, Amir Johnson, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers
JJ Redick, Amir Johnson sign 1-year deals with Sixers
JJ Redick and Amir Johnson officially signed with the Sixers on Saturday, each agreeing to one-year pacts after becoming free agents.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers
Sixers fans start GoFundMe to pay millionaire Joel Embiid's NBA fine
Almost immediately, Sixers fans ran to the Internet on Saturday to help pay Joel Embiid's NBA fine. Fund The Process.
Markelle Fultz, Washington, Philadelphia 76ers
No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz officially signs with the Sixers
The No. 1 overall pick signed his rookie contract Saturday, two weeks after the Sixers traded up with the Boston Celtics to draft the Washington product. 
Joel Embiid, Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
Joel Embiid fined $10,000 for inappropriate language on social media
Joel Embiid was fined $10,000 on Saturday for using inappropriate language on social media for cussing out LaVar Ball.
Markelle Fultz
Fultz, Korkmaz slated to start first game of Las Vegas summer league
Markelle Fultz and Furkan Korkmaz are expected to start Saturday in the Sixers' first game at the Las Vegas summer league. By Jessica Camerato
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Confidence is key with Furkan Korkmaz's transition to Sixers, NBA
The Sixers have faith in Furkan Korkmaz, but whether the Turkish forward succeeds in the NBA will depend on his belief in himself.  By Jessica Camerato
Lonzo Ball, Los Angeles Lakers, Lakers Summer League, Lonzo Ball Summer League
Lonzo Ball doesn't trust the process in lackluster summer league debut
The Ball family rivalry with The Process took another step on Friday as Lonzo made his summer league debut with LaVar in attendance.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Markelle Fultz
In Las Vegas Summer League spotlight, Markelle Fultz working on 'defense first'
The Sixers are honing in on Markelle Fultz's defense as the No. 1 overall pick tries to become a complete two-way player. By Jessica Camerato
Avery Bradley, Boston Celtics, Detroit Pistons
NBA Notes: Celtics trade Avery Bradley, pick to Pistons for Marcus Morris
The Boston Celtics traded guard Avery Bradley to the Detroit Pistons for forward Marcus Morris to help clear cap space to sign forward Gordon Hayward.
LaVar insults Embiid's intelligence, demonstrates his own lack of it
Oh, LaVar Ball. You didn't expect him to stay quiet after Joel Embiid said some things about him, did you?
5 observations from Sixers' win over Spurs in Utah Jazz Summer League
Here are five observations from the Sixers' win in the Utah Jazz Summer League against the Spurs Thursday. By John Coon
SNC Wake-up Call: Fultz, TLC sit out Sixers' comeback victory over Spurs
John Boruk has everything you need to know in Philly sports, including the Sixers' first summer league win and poor base running in the Phillies' loss to the Pirates.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Furkan Korkmaz
Furkan Korkmaz flashes progress as Sixers rally past Spurs in Utah finale
After a rocky debut on Wednesday, Furkan Korkmaz showed a glimpse of his true potential in the Sixers' 94-86 win over the Spurs. By John Coon