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DeMar DeRozan, Kyle Lowry, Toronto Raptors
Best of NBA: DeRozan scores 36 as Raptors down Nets, 119-109
DeMar DeRozan's 36 points helped the Raptors overcome Kyle Lowry's absence in Brooklyn while the Mavericks won their 3rd straight in a nailbiter vs. Chicago.
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NBA Notes: Chris Paul to undergo surgery for torn ligament in thumb
Clippers' point guard Chris Paul will undergo surgery on Wednesday to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb and is expected to miss six to eight weeks.
Another injury, another opportunity as Sixers' PG merry-go-round continues
With another injury comes more opportunity at the point guard position as Brett Brown and the Sixers continue to push forward. By Jessica Camerato
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T.J. McConnell (wrist) in a splint, doubtful to play for Sixers Wednesday
Sixers point guard T.J. McConnell was in a splint at practice Tuesday and is listed as doubtful for Wednesday's game against the Raptors.
The Sixers are for real (and Sam Hinkie had nothing to do with it)
FakeWIPCaller weighs in on the Sam Hinkie vs. Bryan Colangelo debate.
Joel Embiid now as dominant as Henry Sims
The Process eventually imposed his will in Milwaukee in a major way, parading to the line in the second half, ending with 22 points.
Best of NBA: Curry, Warriors demolish Cavaliers, 126-91, at home
Steph Curry and the Warriors demolished the Cavaliers at home, 126-91 in an NBA Finals rematch.
NBA Insiders Notebook: Cousins' contract, Embiid's tweets, more
In this edition of our CSN NBA Insiders Notebook, we look at expectations for Kevin Durant, DeMarcus Cousins' next contract and Joel Embiid's Twitter campaign to become an All-Star.
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Saric: Embiid 'has changed the sport in Philly,' deserves to be All-Star
Dario Saric made his case to put Joel Embiid in the All-Star game, saying the big man has "changed the sport in Philly."
Sixers use 3-ball to get past Bucks' frontcourt length
The Sixers improved to 5-2 in 2017, using the three-ball to get past the Bucks' lengthy frontcourt in a 113-104 win. By Andrew Gruman
Instant Replay: Sixers 113, Bucks 104
The Sixers continued their resurgence in 2017 as they improved to 5-2 in the new year with a 113-104 win Monday over the Bucks. By Andrew Gruman
MRI on T.J. McConnell's wrist negative; Nerlens Noel has left ankle sprain
An MRI on T.J. McConnell's right wrist came back negative, but Sixers coach Brett Brown isn't sure when his PG will return. By Andrew Gruman
Sixers-Bucks 5 things: Joel Embiid back to face the 'Greek Freak'
Two rising stars will face off Monday as Joel Embiid's Sixers visit Giannis Antetokounmpo's Bucks (3:30 p.m. on CSN/ By Matt Haughton
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Sixers' T.J. McConnell (sprained right wrist) out Monday vs. Bucks
Sixers point guard T.J. McConnell will miss Monday afternoon's matinee against the Bucks with a sprained right wrist suffered in Saturday's loss in Washington.
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Sixers' Ilyasova excited to see family in adopted hometown of Milwaukee
Ersan Ilyasova and his family call Milwaukee their home, and the Sixers' forward is looking forward to Monday's return to the city and his family. By Jessica Camerato
James Harden
Best of NBA: Harden's 12th triple-double paces Rockets' rout of Nets
James Harden posted his 12th triple-double of the season as the Rockets clobbered the Nets, 137-112, Sunday night in Brooklyn. That and more in Sunday's NBA recap.
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2017 NBA draft prospect watch: Lonzo Ball, Markelle Fultz keep on scoring
The Sixers may not be the favorite for the No. 1 pick, but they're surely to pick in the lottery. Here's a look at some potential top picks in this summer's NBA draft.
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Brett Brown sees a 'more defined' Ben Simmons in rehab
Brett Browns sees the rehabbing Ben Simmons, who's been with the Sixers on the road recently, more defined albeit in a "presence-type mode." By Jessica Camerato
The Philadelphia 76ers: The new Greatest Show on Earth
The Ringling Brothers' Greatest Show on Earth is closing after 146 years, but don't worry, the Sixers are settling in as the new Greatest Show on Earth.
'Professional scorer' Jahlil Okafor shines in return after 4 straight DNPs
Jahlil Okafor, a "professional scorer," didn't miss a beat in his first game back after four straight DNPs on Saturday. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers don't want to use Embiid's absence as excuse for loss
The Sixers lost another game without Joel Embiid in the lineup, but Brett Brown doesn't want to use the rookie's absence as an excuse for Saturday's 109-93 loss to the Wizards Saturda
Best of NBA: Devin Booker has 39 points, Suns beat Spurs in Mexico City
Devin Booker scored a career-high 39 points for the second game in a row, leading the Suns to a 108-105 win over the Spurs in Mexico City.
Instant Replay: Wizards 109, Sixers 93
Jahlil Okafor scored 26 points in his first action in four games, but the Sixers ultimately fell to the Wizards, 109-93. By Jessica Camerato 
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Jahlil Okafor to start against Wizards after sitting last 4 games
After sitting the last four games as a DNP-coach's decision, Jahlil Okafor will start for the Sixers against the Wizards. 
Sixers-Wizards 5 things: Joel Embiid rests as Jahlil Okafor reenters equation
The Sixers are on their longest win streak — three games — since January 2014 and look to continue it tonight in Washington (8/CSN/ By Matt Haughton
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Sixers excited to welcome Jahlil Okafor back after 4 straight DNPs
After sitting out the last four games as a DNP-coach's decision, Jahlil Okafor is set to play Saturday against the Wizards with Joel Embiid resting. By Jessica Camerato
The Philadelphia 76ers: From Normal Bad to maybe just Normal
Are the Sixers entering the just "Normal" area? It appears so, with yet another win on Friday night, beating the Charlotte Hornets at home.
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Brett Brown, Sixers find 'symmetry' with new 2nd unit
With his new second unit finding success in the last five games, Brett Brown said the Sixers' rotation has an even distribution and "symmetry." By Brett Brown
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Embiid helping Sixers change culture with first 3-game win streak since 2014
With a 102-93 win over Charlotte, the Sixers recorded their first 3-game win streak since 2014 and took another step toward changing their culture. By Jessica Camerato
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Best of NBA: Celtics snap Hawks' win streak at 7 in Horford's return to Atlanta
We recap Friday's top NBA action, including the Celtics edging the Hawks in a 103-101 thriller in Al Horford's return to Atlanta.
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Instant Replay: Sixers 102, Hornets 93
After a nod to wrestler Triple H, Joel Embiid lifted the Sixers to a 102-93 win over Charlotte for their first three-game win streak since 2014. By Jessica Camerato
Watch: Embiid impersonates Triple H, wrestler responds with tips
Did Joel Embiid and Triple H just become best friends? We think they did on Friday night.
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Joel Embiid responds to Hassan Whiteside with tweets of gold
Joel Embiid continues to entertain us all. The Sixers' big man came back at Hassan Whiteside with money tweets on Friday.
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Joel Embiid: 'I think I kind of represent Twitter in the NBA'
Joel Embiid never thought when he joined Twitter in 2011 that 6 years later he'd have such a social media following, and he knows at some point it could backfire.
Sixers-Hornets 5 things: Sixers go for 5th win in 6 games
The Sixers look to make it 5 wins in 6 games for the first time since February 2012 tonight when they host the Charlotte Hornets (7 p.m. on CSN and
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Joel Embiid expects to play tonight, says ankle is 'fine'
Joel Embiid expects to play tonight when the Sixers host the Hornets and says his ankle is "fine."
Ben Simmons shoots threes at practice Friday
Ben Simmons shot three-pointers at Sixers practice Friday as he continues to work back from a foot fracture.
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Hassan Whiteside takes veiled shot at Joel Embiid
Miami center Hassan Whiteside took what appeared to be a veiled shot at the Sixers Joel Embiid yesterday when he was asked about the All-Star Game.
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Joel Embiid gets shoutout from favorite wrestler Triple H
Triple H made Joel Embiid's day when he shouted out "The Process" on Twitter.
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Best of NBA: Nuggets roll over Pacers in London
We recap Thursday's top NBA action, including the Nuggets cruising to a 140-112 win over the Pacers in London as part of the league's Global Games series.
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On best streak in 3 years, Sixers trying to not get ahead of themselves
With four wins in the last five games, the Sixers are focused on staying grounded while riding their best streak in three years. By Jessica Camerato
T7L Show Power Rankings: Sixers rising up the rankings
Marc Farzetta breaks down The700Level Show Philly Sports Power Rankings. Where will Claude Giroux, Joel Embiid and T.J....
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Joel Embiid still 4th in All-Star voting at his position
Joel Embiid remains fourth in All-Star voting among Eastern Conference frontcourt players, ahead of Jimmy Butler, Paul George and many others.
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Joel Embiid (ankle) probable Friday, out Saturday for Sixers
Joel Embiid (ankle) is probable for Friday's home game vs. the Hornets but will not play Saturday in D.C., opening the door for Jahlil Okafor.
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No timeout needed: Sixers figured out game-winning play themselves
The Sixers' game-winning play wasn't a play at all. Rather than calling a timeout, Brett Brown encouraged them to find a good shot themselves.
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The Knicks are now officially the Sixers
After blowing a huge fourth-quarter lead Thursday, the Knicks are now officially the Sixers. By Andrew Unterberger
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Long shot T.J. McConnell lifts Sixers to wild win on first buzzer-beater
Once a long shot to even be in the NBA, T.J. McConnell drilled a buzzer-beater to give the Sixers a 98-97 win over the Knicks. By Jessica Camerato
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Watch: Embiid celebrates Sixers' crazy win with epic dance moves
Joel Embiid danced the night away following the Sixers' win at the buzzer on Wednesday over the Knicks.
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Best of NBA: Russell Westbrook notches 18th triple-double
We recap Wednesday's top NBA action, including Russell Westbrook matching his triple-double total from a season ago at 18 in a 103-95 Thunder win over the Grizzlies.
McConnell hits buzzer-beater to give Sixers win vs. Knicks
T.J McConnell gave the Sixers their 11th win of the season with a jumper at the buzzer.
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Instant Replay: T.J. McConnell gives Sixers win on buzzer-beater
With all the focus on Derrick Rose, it was Sixers point guard T.J. McConnell with a jumper at the buzzer to give the team a 98-97 win over the Knicks. By Jessica Camerato
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Allen Iverson to be player/coach in Ice Cube's 3-on-3 league
Ice Cube and Allen Iverson are putting their star power behind a new 3-on-3 professional basketball league.
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Carmelo Anthony glad Joel Embiid is 'trusting the process'
Knicks veteran Carmelo Anthony is glad Joel Embiid is "trusting the process." Anthony: "We need young guys like that as a part of this league."
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Joel Embiid's love of Shirley Temples: The origin
Joel Embiid remembers the moment it happened, that night back in Kansas when he took a (non-alcoholic) sip and was hooked.
Sixers-Knicks 5 things: Winnable game vs. skidding Knicks
The Sixers look to make it four wins in five games Wednesday when they host the reeling New York Knicks (7 p.m. on CSN/ Matt Haughton's game notes.
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Sixers using Shirley Temples for Joel Embiid All-Star campaign
Joel Embiid loves his Shirley Temples. You can love them, too, on Wednesday night at the Wells Fargo Center.
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Chasson Randle chasing NBA goals with Sixers
The Sixers believe Chasson Randle fills a number of immediate needs. A four-year career at Standford isn't bad, either. "I felt like the gym was smarter today," Brett Brown said.
Washington Wizards, NBA, John Wall
Best of NBA: John Wall's last-second jumper gives Wizards win
John Wall drilled a jump shot with 5.9 seconds left to give the Wizards a 101-99 comeback win over the Bulls. That and more from Tuesday's top NBA action.
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Joel Embiid, Sam Hinkie have masterful Twitter exchange
Joel Embiid and Sam Hinkie talked on Twitter Tuesday. It was pretty awesome as the All-Star process continues.
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Jahlil Okafor on DNPs: 'It's funky for all of us'
Jahlil Okafor hasn't played in the Sixers' last two games, and while he understands the situation, he isn't thrilled by it. "I'm not the type of player that’s a DNP," he said.
Derrick Rose, New York Knicks
Knicks' Derrick Rose back after mystery absence, expected to face Sixers
Knicks point guard Derrick Rose returned to the team Tuesday after missing a game for "family reasons," and he's expected to face the Sixers Wednesday.
Ben Simmons practices 5-on-0 drills for first time with Sixers
Ben Simmons took another step forward Tuesday, practicing 5-on-0 for the first time since breaking his foot. By Jessica Camerato
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Can the Sixers actually make some kind of playoff push?
Following Joel Embiid's lead, can the Sixers really make a chare for the playoffs? By Andrew Unterberger
New Orleans Pelicans, NBA, Anthony Davis
Best of NBA: Davis scores 40 as Pelicans beat shorthanded Knicks
We recap Monday's top NBA action, including Anthony Davis scoring 40 points in the Timberwolves' 110-96 win over the shorthanded Knicks.
Insiders Notebook: Smart trade chatter; Simmons hits road; Butler real MVP?
In this edition of our CSN NBA Insiders Notebook, we look at the trade speculation surrounding Marcus Smart, Ben Simmons hitting the road and whether Jimmy Butler is the MVP.
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Source: Sixers to sign PG Chasson Randle to 10-day contract
The Sixers are using their empty roster spot to sign point guard Chasson Randle to a 10-day contract on Tuesday, a league source tells Jessica Camerato. 
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Nerlens Noel on trade talks, frustrations, Hinkie vs. Colangelo
As a guest on Adrian Wojnarowski's podcast, Nerlens Noel discussed trade talks, frustrations and his adjustment from Sam Hinkie to Bryan Colangelo.
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Someone created Joel Embiid in WWE 2K17 and it's amazing
Someone created Joel Embiid in WWE 2K17 and it's just as amazing as it sounds.
Ten wins! Ten wins! The Sixers have ten wins!
Do you remember how pathetic our tenth win was last season? It came on April 5 with five games to go in the season, interrupting...
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Sixers hurt by 2 blown calls in 4-point loss to Celtics, NBA says
Two missed calls that hurt the Sixers and favored the Celtics in Friday's 4-point loss in Boston were highlighted in the NBA's Last Two Minute Report.
James Harden
Best of NBA: Harden posts another triple-double in Rockets' win
James Harden's monster 40-point, 11-assist, 10-rebound effort paced the Rockets to a 129-122 win over the Raptors in Toronto. That and more in Sunday's NBA recap.
Meet Nets' superfan Mr. Whammy, one of the stars of Sixers' win
At 80-years old, Mr. Whammy is the Nets' biggest fan, and caught the eye of a few Sixers during Sunday's win. By Jessica Camerato
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Recent success has Embiid thinking playoffs after Sixers' win
After Sunday's 105-95 win over the Nets, Joel Embiid is thinking the 10-25 Sixers could be ready to make a push toward the playoffs. By Jessica Camerato
Again a DNP, Jahlil Okafor encourages teammates, offers advice vs. Nets
Jahlil Okafor again did not play in the Sixers' 105-95 win over the Nets, but was a "wonderful teammate," even giving Joel Embiid advice during the game. By Jessica Camerato
Warning to T.J. McConnell: Do not dump water on Dario Saric
Dario Saric does not like water poured on him, as evidenced after the Sixers' 105-95 win over the Nets on Sunday.
Instant Replay: Sixers 105, Nets 95
Joel Embiid had 20 points and the Sixers beat the Nets, 105-95, Sunday to match their win total from last season — 10. By Jessica Camerato
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Source: Sixers to work out 4 NBA D-League point guards Monday
The Sixers will host workouts with four NBA Development League point guards Monday, a source confirmed to Jessica Camerato.
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'Trust the Process' chants, #NBAVote poster for Joel Embiid come to Brooklyn
The "Trust the Process" chants made their way to Brooklyn, as did a "Joel Embiid #NBAVote" poster that will not count toward Embiid's All-Star voting.
Best of NBA: Butler scores 42 in Bulls' OT win over Raptors
Jimmy Butler scored 42 points, and the Chicago Bulls overcame a 19-point deficit to beat the Toronto Raptors 123-118 in overtime Saturday night.
Sixers-Nets 5 things: Embiid looking to stay hot vs. weak defensive team
The Sixers look to get back in the win colum Sunday as they close out their two-game road trip against the Brooklyn Nets. By Matt Haughton
How about that T.J. McConnell performance in Boston though?
The game ball undoubtedly goes to T.J., though, who racked up an astounding 17 assists in this one, to go with nine points, two steals and just two turnovers.
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Okafor registers DNP as Sixers roll with Embiid, Noel in loss to Celtics
Jahlil Okafor was a DNP Friday as the Sixers looked strong with Joel Embiid and Nerlens Noel despite a 110-106 loss to Boston. By Jessica Camerato
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5 things to know from Sixers' 110-106 loss to the Celtics
Here are five key things to know as the Sixers fell to 9-25 and the Celtics improved to 22-14 in a 110-106 scrambled, down-to-the-wire game. By Jessica Camerato
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Best of NBA: Warriors squander Curry's 40 points, lose to Grizzlies in OT
Golden State squandered a spectacular 40-point night by Stephen Curry with an awful fourth quarter and lost to the Grizzlies in overtime.
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The anatomy of a mesmerizing Joel Embiid dunk
Joel Embiid didn't so much dunk on Friday night as he reached directly into the Celtics' collective soul and burst through with a dunk to rock fans to their core.
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Instant Replay: Celtics 110, Sixers 106
Gerald Henderson and the Sixers failed to hold a 14-point lead Friday en route to a down-to-the-wire, 110-106 loss to Boston. By Jessica Camerato
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'Trust the process' chants for Joel Embiid take over Boston
When Joel Embiid made it to the free throw line in the second quarter in Boston, "Trust the process" chants rained down to the delight of the big man.
Embiid likes 'proven rim protector' Noel with him on defense
Joel Embiid and Nerlens Noel comment on the chemistry of their playing time together this season.
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Ben Simmons makes his first road trip with Sixers to Boston
Ben Simmons took another step in his rehab Friday, making his first road trip with the Sixers to Boston for Friday's game. By Jessica Camerato
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Joel Embiid expected to play vs. Celtics after bout with gastroenteritis
Joel Embiid is expected to play tonight for the Sixers in Boston after dealing with gastroenteritis. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers fans, and Joel Embiid himself, sure are having fun with #NBAVote
Sixers fans are getting creative in attempt to get Joel Embiid into the All-Star game.
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Sixers-Celtics 5 things: Longest win streak since 2013-14 won't come easy
The frontcourt could look different Friday night as the Sixers go for their third straight win when they visit the Celtics at TD Garden. By Matt Haughton
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Nerlens Noel last man standing from start of Sixers' process
With the waiving of Hollis Thompson, Nerlens Noel becomes the final piece remaining from the start of the Sixers' process. By Jessica Camerato
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Best of NBA: Rockets overcome Westbrook's 49 points to beat Thunder
The Rockets got two crucial free throws with 0.7 seconds left to beat the Thunder. That and more from Thursday's top NBA action.
Sevens to rock sweet R2D2 jerseys on Star Wars Night
Jedi Master Yoda will serve as the public address announcer.
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Joel Embiid 4th in All-Star voting among frontcourt players in East
The first NBA All-Star voting returns have come in and Joel Embiid is fourth among Eastern Conference frontcourt players. By Matt Bowker
Brett Brown approves of Embiid's celeb crush: 'he's got good taste'
Brett Brown seems to approve of Joel Embiid's celbrity crush.
Joel Embiid in Boston with Sixers but questionable tonight (illness)
Joel Embiid is questionable for Friday's game vs. the Celtics after missing practice Thursday, but he'll make the trip to Boston. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers draft pick Furkan Korkmaz drops 20 in Champions League debut
Sixers draft pick Furkan Korkmaz, 19, had an impressive Champions League debut Tuesday with 20 points, four threes and a posterizing dunk. By Josh Ellis
A mostly fond farewell to Hollis Thompson
The news rippled through the Sixers faithful yesterday like a shockwave: Hollis Thompson, career 39% three-point shooter and general Process O.G., was to be waived from the roster.
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Best of NBA: Antetokounmpo lifts Bucks over Knicks with buzzer-beater
Giannis Antetokounmpo hit a jumper at the buzzer to give the Bucks a 105-104 win over the Knicks. That and more from Wednesday's top NBA action.
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Waiving Hollis Thompson gives Sixers room to make moves
The Sixers waived Hollis Thompson on Wednesday and now have the room to address some glaring roster needs. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers waive shooting guard Hollis Thompson after 3½ seasons
The Sixers have waived swingman Hollis Thompson, who shot 39 percent from three in 256 games with them the last four seasons.
Embiid: Rookie of the Year would be great, but 'won't help me get my crush'
Sometimes it's about more than just the hardware.
Booing Robert Covington is not part of the Process
Last night's game against the Minnesota Timberwolves showed an ending that it feels like Philadelphia 76ers fans have never seen before: A miraculous Sixers escape victory.
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Embiid embraces 'great learning experience' of facing Towns, other stars
Joel Embiid and the Sixers avenged their loss to Karl-Anthony Towns and the T-Wolves Tuesday, and Embiid wishes they'd meet more than twice.
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A step-by-step breakdown of Covington's unlikely game-winner for Sixers
Despite boos for another rough night, Robert Covington converted a lob with 0.2 left in the Sixers' 93-91 win over Minnesota. By Jessica Camerato
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Joel Embiid approves of Karl-Anthony Towns technical, then tweets gold
As usual, Joel Embiid was highly entertaining, this time against Karl-Anthony Towns and the Timberwolves. Oh, and his Twitter game is still on point.
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Best of NBA: Spurs smother Raptors in blowout
We recap Tuesday's top NBA action, including the Spurs dominating the Raptors for a 110-82 win at home.
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Instant Replay: Covington converts game-winning lob for Sixers
After the Sixers watched a 26-point lead vanish, much-maligned Robert Covington saved the day with a last-second layup. By Jessica Camerato
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Joel Embiid named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month for 2nd time
Joel Embiid was named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month for the second straight month to start his career.
Joel Embiid
Sixers' bigs pose challenges for Timberwolves in Tuesday's rematch
The Sixers are looking to avenge a blowout loss when the play the Timberwolves again Tuesday night, and the Wolves know they'll have their hands full with the Sixers' bigs.
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Sixers home games in January provide excellent value for fans
The Sixers welcome some of the NBA most exciting teams in January, and there are great values to be had for fans, according to TicketIQ.
Sixers-Timberwolves 5 things: Joel Embiid wants some revenge
Joel Embiid and the Sixers tonight look to avenge the 24-point loss the Timberwolves handed them earlier this season on national TV. Matt Haughton's game notes
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Brett Brown: 'We want to see Nerlens and Joel a little bit'
As the Sixers work Nerlens Noel back into the rotation, Brett Brown said he wants to see how Noel plays alongside Joel Embiid. By Jessica Camerato
Best of NBA: Jimmy Butler scores 52 in Bulls' win over Hornets
Jimmy Butler scored 52 pionts, carrying the Bulls to a 11-111 win over the Hornets. 
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Knowing how isolation feels, Embiid including injured Ben Simmons
Joel Embiid knows what it's like to be isolated from the team while rehabbing an injury and went out of his way to include Ben Simmons on New Year's Eve. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid on rematch with Timberwolves: 'I think it’s payback time'
Joel Embiid and the Sixers are looking forward to avenging their 110-86 loss to the Timberwolves in Minnesota when the two teams meet at the Wells Fargo Center Wednesday.
NBA Insiders Notebook: Rajon Rondo, Bulls turmoil heading to buy-out?
Happy New Year NBA fans, and welcome to the latest edition of the CSN Insiders notebook from Rajon Rondo to Nerlens Noel.
Paul Millsap
Best of NBA: Hawks tie game late, beat Spurs in overtime
Tim Hardaway, Jr's late trey tied the game and the Hawks went on to beat the Spurs in overtime, 114-112, on Sunday. That and more in Sunday's NFL recap.
Breaking down the trade market for Sixers' bigs
The Sixers' frontcourt logjam is no secret. Our Jessica Camerato takes a look at what teams might need a big man and what the return could be.
LeBron James
Best of NBA: LeBron helps Cavs end 2016 with win over Hornets
LeBron James scored 32 points and the Cavaliers beat the Hornets, 121-109, Saturday night to end 2016 on a winning note.
Sixers go one out of four for 2016
The Sixers won one out of every four games they played to start this season. That's not bad... for them.
Sixers return home after long road trip with 'feel-good' win over Nuggets
After a four-game, nine-day road trip, the Sixers finally return home to Philadelphia with a "feel-good" win. By Jessica Camerato
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Joel Embiid proves to be 'Mr. Clutch' at free throw line to seal win
With the Sixers and Nuggets tied and 31.5 seconds to go, Joel Embiid nailed five clutch free throws to seal a 124-122 win. By Jessica Camerato
Best of NBA: Isaiah Thomas drops 52 in Celtics' win over Heat
Isaiah Thomas dropped a career-high 52 points to help the Boston Celtics edge the Miami Heat, 117-114. More in the Best of the NBA from Friday night.
Feature Highlight: Sixers hold off Nuggets in final seconds
The Sixers held off the Nuggets' fourth-quarter push in a thriller in Denver to snap a four-game losing streak.
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Instant Replay: Sixers 124, Nuggets 122
After three straight fourth-quarter struggles, the Sixers escaped with a thrilling 124-122 win over the Nuggets on Friday. By Jessica Camerato
Jahlil Okafor, Derrick Favors, Philadelphia 76ers, Utah Jazz
Sixers plan to rest Okafor vs. Nuggets because of hamstring soreness
Jahlil Okafor will dress and is available to play tonight against the Nuggets, but the team's intention is to rest the big man because of left hamstring soreness.
Sixers-Nuggets 5 things: Looking to solve fourth quarter woes
The Sixers close out their holiday road trip against the Denver Nuggets on Friday night. Matt Haughton takes a closer look at the matchup.
Is Robert Covington just a bad shooter?
The 76ers got creamed by the Utah Jazz last night, in a game that was actually much tighter most of the way than you'd know from the final:
T.J McConnell, Philadelphia 76ers, Utah Jazz
Sixers down to just T.J. McConnell at point guard for game against Nuggets
Viewed as a potential strength coming into the season, point guard is now a sore spot for the Sixers as T.J. McConnell will be the lone healthy body at the position against Denver.
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Nerlens Noel capitalizes on extended minutes in Sixers' loss to Jazz
The Sixers unraveled in the fourth quarter of a 100-83 loss to Utah, but a strong effort from Nerlens Noel was a positive sign. By Jessica Camerato
LeBron James, Al Horford, Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics
Best of NBA: Cavaliers hold off Celtics' late rally for win
Kyrie Irving scored 32 points and made two critical layups as the Cavaliers held off a late rally by the Boston Celtics in a 124-118 Cavs win on Thursday night.
Feature Highlight: Sixers blitzed by Jazz in 4th quarter
The Sixers were outscored 30-9 in the fourth quarter to continue their suffering in Utah with a 100-83 loss to the Jazz.
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Instant Replay: Jazz 100, Sixers 83
The Sixers held a four-point lead heading into the fourth quarter, but they came unraveled at the end in a 100-83 loss to Utah. By Jessica Camerato
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With no Embiid, Sixers focused on movement, pace vs. D-savvy Jazz
Against the defensively-savvy Jazz and without Joel Embiid, the Sixers' key to win tonight will be their movement and pace, according to Brett Brown. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers-Jazz 5 things: Keeping up with Gordon Hayward
Jazz big men Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors could cause the Sixers matchup problems, but they must also focus on limiting Gordon Hayward from long range. Matt Haughton's game notes
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Best of NBA: Bulls' Jimmy Butler scores 40, drills buzzer-beater
Jimmy Butler capped off his 40-point effort with a buzzer-beater to give the Bulls a 101-99 win over the Nets. That and more from Wednesday's top NBA action.
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Vote Joel Embiid to the NBA All-Star game so he can date his crush
A female celebrity once turned Sixers center Joel Embiid away because he wasn't an All-Star. Now is your chance to right a wrong!
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Joel Embiid won't back down to Cousins, other bigs as a rookie
Even though he's played only 21 games, Joel Embiid isn’t going to back down to veteran bigs as a rookie. By Jessica Camerato
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Nerlens Noel will play more on Thursday with Joel Embiid out
With Joel Embiid resting Thursday in Utah, Nerlens Noel will see his playing time increase past his current season-high of 10 minutes. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid to rest Thursday vs. Jazz, play Friday vs. Nuggets
Sixers center Joel Embiid will not play Thursday night vs. Utah but will play the following night against Denver. 
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Best of NBA: Westbrook posts 15th triple-double in Thunder win
Russell Westbrook notched his 15th triple-double of the season in the Thunder's 106-94 win over the Heat. That and more from Tuesday's top NBA action.
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State of the Sixers: More minutes for Nerlens Noel
Brett Brown provided an update on the state of the Sixers Tuesday, including a likely increase in minutes for Nerlens Noel moving forward. By Jessica Camerato
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NBA admits missed foul in final seconds of Sixers-Kings
In the NBA's "Last Two Minute Report," the league admitted a call was missed in the final seconds of the Sixers' 102-100 loss to the Kings that could have altered the ending.
Joel Embiid not-so-subtly complains about no-call on Boogie Cousins
Joel Embiid is a master of social media shade. He proved it once again on Monday night after the tough loss in Sacramento.
Let's just watch Joel Embiid and DeMarcus Cousins' ass-slap fight
All that really matters is that we got this classic game of ass-slapping one-upsmanship from Embiid and Cousins.
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Sixers Notes: Sixers move away from Embiid-Okafor pairing vs. Kings
The Sixers started Joel Embiid and Jahlil Okafor on Monday night but moved away from the pairing as the game progressed. By Jessica Camerato
DeMarcus Cousins, Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers
DeMarcus Cousins wins battle of bigs with Joel Embiid
DeMarcus Cousins won the battle over Joel Embiid, posting 30 points, seven boards and five assists as the Kings beat the Sixers, 102-100, in Sacramento on Monday.
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Cousins on Embiid: He could be best big man in the league ... 'after I retire'
DeMarcus Cousins and Joel Embiid had a pretty epic duel on Monday night, so Cousins paid compliments to the Sixers' rookie in a colorful postgame interview.
Instant Replay: Kings 102, Sixers 100
DeMarcus Cousins won the battle over Joel Embiid, posting 30 points, seven boards and five assists as the Kings beat the Sixers, 102-100, in Sacramento on Monday.
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Best of NBA: Pistons rout Cavaliers, 106-90, with LeBron resting
The Detroit Pistons snapped a five-game losing streak by beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 106-90 on Monday night while LeBron James sat out resting.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers
Joel Embiid on All-Star consideration: It 'would be exciting'
Joel Embiid went from thinking he'd come off the bench to being a statistical powerhouse at the center position, propelling himself into All-Star consideration. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers-Kings 5 things: Joel Embiid vs. DeMarcus Cousins, take two
The Sixers look to get back in the win column when they take on DeMarcus Cousins and the Kings in Sacramento on Monday night (10:30 p.m./CSN).  
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Best of NBA: James, Irving lead Cavaliers past Warriors in Finals rematch
Kyrie Irving dropped a fadeway jumper over Klay Thompson with 3.4 seconds left and the Cleveland Cavaliers came back on Golden State to win, 109-108.
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With key pieces in place, Sixers have reason to be optimistic about future
With the holiday break upon us and the Sixers sitting at 7-22, Paul Hudrick takes a look at a few optimistic points about the Sixers' future.
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10 NBA draft prospects for the Sixers' wish list
While you may or may not have gotten what was on your wish list, the Sixers won't be able to look under the tree at their new prospect gifts until June. By Steven Tydings
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Sixers share their holiday memories and traditions
The Sixers shared their holiday memories, routines and and even favorite gifts as they spend this Christmas on the road. By Jessica Camerato
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An updated look at the Sixers' top-3 protected Lakers pick
Is this the year? Corey Seidman gives an updated look at the odds the Sixers finally acquire the Lakers' protected first-round pick from the Michael Carter-Williams trade.
Ten tweets blaming Jahlil Okafor for last night's loss to the Suns
The 76ers blew what at least felt like a comfortable lead over the Phoenix Suns last night, as Philly led by 13 at the break, but could not deal with hot Phoenix starts to both the th
Grayson Allen, Malik Monk, Duke-Kentucky
NBA draft prospect watch: Grayson Allen loses his cool
From Wednesday's Kentucky-Louisville game to Grayson Allen's contagious case of the trippings, some big names highlighted this week's risers/fallers. By Steven Tydings.
Nerlens Noel, Philadelphia 76ers, Joel Embiid
Joel Embiid, Nerlens Noel play together for first time in Sixers' loss
Nerlens Noel and Joel Embiid played together during Friday's 123-116 loss in what has become a highly anticipated pairing as the Sixers experiment with their frontcourt.
Jerryd Bayless, Philadelphia Sixers
Bayless ready to 'move on' from wrist surgery, host Sixers on Christmas Eve
Although he is out for the season, Jerryd Bayless continues to be a veteran leader for the young Sixers and will host the team on Christmas Eve. By Jessica Camerato
Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks, Washington Wizards, the Greek Freak
Best of NBA: Antetokounmpo rocks career-high as Bucks cruise
Giannis Antetokounmpo and Zach LaVine had career-high evenings while Russell Westbrook collected a 45-point triple-double in a hectic Friday in the NBA.
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Instant Replay: Suns 123, Sixers 116
The Sixers took a 13-point lead into halftime but the Suns came out hot in the second half and dealt Joel Embiid and the Sixers a 123-116 loss. By Jessica Camerato.
NBA Notes: Cavs' J.R. Smith out 3 months with thumb injury
Cavaliers starting guard J.R. Smith could be sidelined until the end of the regular season following surgery to repair what the team called a "complex fracture" of his right thumb.
Sixers' bigs not letting situation affect their relationships
Despite the ongoing situation with three centers, Joel Embiid, Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel are not allowing anything to affect their relationships both on and off the court.
Devin Booker, Joel Embiid
Sixers-Suns 5 things: First sighting of an Embiid-Noel pairing?
The Sixers will go for a season sweep of the Suns as they open up a four-game West Coast swing in Phoenix on Thursday night (9 p.m./CSN).
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Best of NBA: Clippers ride bench to key win over Spurs
Chris Paul scored 19 points before injuring his hamstring, but the bench sealed the victory over the Spurs on Thursday. That and more from around the NBA.
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Noel thinks he and Embiid will be 'something to reckon with' defensively
Nerlens Noel thinks he and Joel Embiid will be "something to reckon with" defensively, and Brett Brown agrees the duo deserves a shot. By Dave Zeitlin
The700Level Show Headlines: Nerlens, JoJo and Buchholz
The700Level Show's Marc Farzetta takes a look at the latest headlines around Philly sports including the Clay Buchholz trade,...
The700Level Show: Marisa Pilla's Sixers' wish list
The700Level Show's Marisa Pilla visits Santa to check off a few things on her holiday wish list for the Sixers.
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NBA Notes: Cavs' J.R. Smith needs thumb surgery
Cavaliers starting guard J.R. Smith will be sidelined indefinitely with a right thumb injury that requires surgery.
Noel coming off as 'selfish' in recent comments
Alaa Abdelnaby and Mike Kern share their thoughts on Nerlens Noel's frustration and the Sixers' logjam at the center position.
Lunch Break: Noel given standing ovation in loss to Pelicans
The Breakfast on Broad crew analyzes the return of Nerlens Noel and Embiid's comments following the Pelicans game.
Sixers fans should be proud of themselves today
A lot of fanbases would've booed.
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Best of NBA: Spurs snap Rockets' 10-game win streak
We recap Tuesday's top NBA action, including the Spurs coming through in the clutch to snap the Rockets' 10-game win streak.
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Nerlens Noel 'got the chills real quick' from standing ovation
Nerlens Noel said he was "very appreciative" of fans giving him a standing ovation when he checked into the Sixers' 108-93 loss to the Pelicans. By Jessica Camerato
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Embiid expresses desire to play with 'best friend on the team' Noel
Nerlens Noel returned to the lineup to a standing ovation in the Sixers' 108-93 loss to the Pelicans and had even more support thrown his way by friend Joel Embiid.
Embiid on Noel: 'I want to see what we look like together'
Joel Embiid says he wants to see himself on the court with Nerlens Noel, and feels Noel should have played more against the...
Noel gives a heartfelt thank you to the fans
Nerlens Noel expresses his gratitude to fans for their support after he received a standing ovation.
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Instant Replay: Pelicans 108, Sixers 93
The Sixers threw just about all of their big men at Anthony Davis and were still unable to slow the All-Star down in a 108-93 loss to the Pelicans on Tuesday night.
Noel checks in, gets standing ovation
The home crowd at the Wells Fargo Center gives Nerlens Noel a warm welcome as he checks into the game for the first time.
Highlight: Okafor finishes beautiful under-the-basket slam
Jahlil Okafor finishes heavy baseline dunk in the first quarter.
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Sixers-Pelicans 5 things: Sixers go for 3rd in a row over New Orleans
Joel Embiid and Anthony Davis lock horns for the second time in 12 nights Tuesday as the Sixers look to make it three wins in a row over the Pelicans. Matt Haughton's game notes
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Don't trade Nerlens Noel please
The Nerlens Noel situation seems to be getting worse, but bigger rifts between team and player have existed, and his two-way potential remains too much to give up on.
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Colangelo outlines how Sixers plan to build around Ben Simmons
The Sixers are pleased with Ben Simmons' progress but still have no timetable, though Bryan Colangelo on Monday outlined how he plans to build the roster around him.
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Best of NBA Thad Young gives Pacers win with last-second shot
Thaddeus Young hit a shot with 0.9 seconds remaining to give the Pacers a 107-105 win over the Wizards. That and more from Monday's top NBA action.
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Colangelo: Sixers are evaluating, not benching Nerlens Noel
Bryan Colangelo addressed the Nerlens Noel saga, saying the Sixers are not benching him. By Jessica Camerato
NBA Insiders Notebook: Latest on Noel and trade rumors around the league
In this edition of our NBA Insiders Notebook, we look at the latest on the Nerlens Noel saga and some trade rumors around the league.
You can thank Allen Iverson in part for Joel Embiid diving into the stands
Allen Iverson and Joel Embiid: slightly different frames but same attitude?
Joel Embiid is awesome, does anything else matter?
The Philadelphia 76ers' big man situation is officially in a state of disaster.
Joel Embiid
Embiid returns to form with career night in Sixers' win
Joel Embiid was stellar on Sunday with a career-high 33 points (plus 10 rebounds) as the Sixers held on the beat the Nets, 108-107. By Jessica Camerato
Bradley Beal
Best of NBA: Bradley Beal stars with 41 in Wizards' win over Clippers
Bradley Beal was sensational with 41 points as the Wizards topped the visiting Clippers on Sunday in D.C. That and more in Sunday's NBA recap.
Nerlens Noel, Richaun Holmes
Brown feels 'worse' for Holmes than Noel
Brett Brown feels worse for Richaun Holmes than Nerlens Noel when it comes to the bigs dilemma. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers, The Process, Brooklyn Nets
Instant Replay: Sixers 108, Nets 107
Joel Embiid caught fire Sunday, scoring a career-high 33 points to lead the Sixers to a 108-107 win at home over the Nets. By Jessica Camerato.
Nerlens Noel
Brett Brown: Nerlens Noel won't be part of Sixers' regular rotation
Nerlens Noel won't be in the Sixers' regular rotation Sunday vs. Brooklyn as Brett Brown continues to figure out how to effectively play his three big men. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers-Nets 5 things: How will bigs be rotated vs. Jeremy Lin, lowly Nets?
The Sixers continue to look for an answer to their crowded frontcourt probem vs. the lowly Nets (6 p.m./TCN, By Matt Haughton
Best of NBA: Westbrook claims 50th career triple-double; Thunder top Suns
Russell Westbrook continues his MVP-caliber season with his 50th career triple-double in the Thunder's 114-101 win over the Suns on Saturday.
Upset by national TV loss, Embiid wants to 'change the culture' with Sixers
The Sixers have been blown out during their only two games on the national stage and rookie Joel Embiid is getting frustrated by the trend and the culture of losing.
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Brett Brown, Nerlens Noel meet after Noel's frustrated comments on Friday
Brett Brown met with Nerlens Noel Saturday to discuss his frustrated comments after Friday's loss, but Brown admits the bigs present a 'challenging situation.' By Jessica Camerato