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Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia Sixers
Okafor relieved deadline has passed; Colangelo explains why no trade
Bryan Colangelo explains why Jahlil Okafor wasn't traded, while Okafor is just looking to get back on the floor. By Paul Hudrick
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
Colangelo admits mistake when classifying Joel Embiid's injury
In retrospect, the Sixers would have updated Joel Embiid's knee injury differently, referring to him as "out indefinitely" rather than day to day. By Jessica Camerato
Nerlens Noel, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
If you hate the Nerlens Noel trade, you value him more than Sixers do
By parting with Nerlens Noel, the Sixers show they're ready to commit to Joel Embiid as their center of the future. By Andy Schwartz
John Wall, Dario Saric
Streaming Live: Sixers vs. Wizards
Watch tonight's game right here as Dario Saric and the Sixers host John Wall and the Wizards on CSN.
Process behind Sixers’ Nerlens Noel trade as bad as deal itself
The Sixers' Nerlens Noel trade seems to be universally despised, but the timing of the deal was most curious of all.
Bryan Colangelo on Noel trade, Okafor market, 'regret' with Embiid injury
On Friday, Bryan Colangelo addressed the Nerlens Noel trade, the market for Jahlil Okafor, his "regret" with Joel Embiid's injury status and more.
Ben Simmons officially ruled out for season by Sixers
Ben Simmons is officially out for the season, Sixers president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo said Friday.
Philadelphia Sixers, Washington Wizards
Sixers-Wizards 5 things: Refresh and reset after trade deadline
The Sixers will sport a different look as they return from the All-Star break Friday night to host the Wizards. By Matt Haughton
Ersan Ilyasova, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia Sixers
Mike Budenholzer: Hawks 'feel really good' about addition of Ersan Ilyasova
The Hawks, a team gearing up for the playoffs, "feel really good" about the addition of former Sixers forward Ersan Ilyasova.
Houston Rockets, NBA, Lou Williams
Best of NBA: Rockets crush Pelicans to spoil Cousins' debut
The Rockets steamrolled the Pelicans to spoil DeMarcus Cousins' New Orleans debut. That and more from Thursday's top NBA action.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Nerlens Noel, Joel Embiid
Joel Embiid really looking forward to facing Nerlens Noel
Joel Embiid had a funny moment in light of Thursday's trade of fellow big man and friend Nerlens Noel.
Marshall Harris blasts Sixers on optics of Embiid's injury
Marshall Harris didn't hold back when asked about how Bryan Colangelo and the Sixers have handled Joel Embiid's injury status.
Nerlens Noel posts thankful message to Philly fans
Nerlens Noel posted a message on Twitter thanking Philadelphia for the love it showed him during his time as a Sixer.
Embiid: With Mavs, Noel 'to get the chance he wanted'
Nerlens Noel, here from the beginning and beloved by teammates, will "get the chance he wanted" with Dallas, Joel Embiid said. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadephia 76ers
Joel Embiid unhappy with how Sixers handled injury updates
Joel Embiid was unhappy with how the Sixers previously handled his injury updates. He prefers clarity. By Jessica Camerato
Justin Anderson, Dallas Mavericks
In Anderson, Sixers get defensive wing who was buried in Dallas
The only hope in the Sixers' Nerlens Noel trade is Justin Anderson, a solid defensive wing player young enough to develop offensively. By Paul Hudrick
No: Every reason why the Sixers' trade of Nerlens Noel is unjustifiable
This trade, as it stands, is the least-defensible move I can remember the Sixers making in the post-Iverson era.
Sixers simply did not get enough in Nerlens Noel trade
The Sixers did not get value in the Nerlens Noel trade — they got the perception of value. Or they must love Justin Anderson. By Corey Seidman
Joel Embiid, Nerlens Noel, Philadelphia 76ers
Joel Embiid reacts to Nerlens Noel trade on Twitter: 'Trust it'
Joel Embiid called Nerlens Noel his best friend on the Sixers so it's no surprise he had an emotional reaction to Nerlens being traded to the Dallas Mavericks.
Video of Nerlens saying goodbye to Embiid, Sixers teammates
Nerlens Noel said goodbye to his teammates after Sixers practice on Thursday with plenty of hugs and smiles.
Embiid to miss Sixers' next 4 games, targeting March 3 return
Joel Embiid will miss the Sixers' next four games to minimize the risk of another aggravation of his left knee injury. By Jessica Camerato
Dario Saric
Ersan Ilyasova trade means it's Dario Saric's time to shine
The departure of veteran Ersan Ilyasova means it's Dario Saric's time to shine. By Paul Hudrick 
Ersan Ilyasova
3 main takeaways from the Ersan Ilyasova trade
Three main takeaways from the Ersan Ilyasova trade, including what it means for Dario Saric and the possibility of a reunion. By Corey Seidman
Nerlens Noel, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
Sixers trade Nerlens Noel to Mavericks for 2 players, 1st-round pick
The Sixers on Thursday traded Nerlens Noel to the Mavericks for Justin Anderson, Andrew Bogut and a first-round pick. By Corey Seidman
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia Sixers
Jahlil Okafor trade watch: Bulls reportedly unwilling to trade first-round pick
It's trade deadline day and here's a roundup of the latest on Jahlil Okafor, including the Bulls' resistance to trading the Sixers a 1st-round pick.
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Trade Deadline 2017: Just. Don't. Trade. Nerlens.
Thursday could be a huge day for the Philadelphia 76ers as the NBA trade deadline is at 3:00 pm. We here at have one small request: don't trade Nerlens Noel, please.
Ben Simmons, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
Ben Simmons, Robert Covington react to Ersan Ilyasova trade
Ben Simmons and Robert Covington took to Instagram to show their love and respect for Ersan Ilyasova, who was traded Wednesday. By Jessica Camerato
Atlanta Hawks, NBA, Tiago Splitter
5 things to know about new Sixers big man Tiago Splitter
Tiago Splitter may or may not stick with the Sixers after being acquired from Atlanta, but here's some info on the Brazilian big man. By Jessica Camerato
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
Report: Bulls continuing trade push for Sixers big man Okafor
The Bulls are continuing their trade push for Jahlil Okafor, according to a report Wednesday night.
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Sixers trade Ilyasova to Hawks for Splitter, draft pick considerations
The Sixers on Wednesday night traded Ersan Ilyasova to the Hawks for Tiago Splitter and draft pick considerations. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid is the Joel Embiid of trash talking
Joel Embiid was back in the gym on Wednesday and played some one-on-one with Dario Saric. It's safe to say JoJo's trash talk game is polished.
Ben Simmons, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
Sixers look forward to results of Ben Simmons' CT scan Thursday
Thursday is significant for the Sixers beyond the trade deadline — they'll also gain some clarity regarding Ben Simmons' foot. By Jessica Camerato
Trade deadline looming, Sixers cherish what could be final day together
The players want to stay together, but with the trade deadline nearly here, the Sixers' future faces plenty of uncertainty. By Jessica Camerato
Give and Go: How much credit does Brett Brown deserve for Sixers' improvement?
How much credit does Brett Brown deserve for the Sixers' improvement this season? Matt Haughton and Paul Hudrick analyze the 4th-year head coach.
Listed as doubtful, Joel Embiid still hopes to play this weekend
Joel Embiid is listed as doubtful for Friday and Saturday, but the Sixers' big man hopes he'll be upgraded and allowed to play. By Jessica Camerato 
Lou Williams, Los Angeles Lakers
Buyer's market? Lakers got next to nothing in Lou Williams trade
Buyer's market? Lou Williams is having a career year and has a team-friendly salary, and all the Lakers got in their trade was one of the last picks in the first round. By Corey Seidman
Ersan Ilyasova
Ersan Ilyasova needed All-Star break, admits effect of upcoming free agency
Ersan Ilyasova found himself in a slump before the All-Star break. As the team gets back together, he hopes to re-find his rhythm. By Jessica Camerato 
Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Magic Johnson
NBA Notes: Magic Johnson takes over Lakers, trades Lou Williams
We look at some news and notes from around the NBA, including Magic Johnson taking over as Lakers president and agreeing to trade Lou Williams to Houston.
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia Sixers
Report: Sixers big man Jahlil Okafor 'will get moved by Thursday'
Will Jahlil Okafor be traded? According to a report Tuesday, the Sixers' big man "will get moved by Thursday."
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Jahlil Okafor's Duke network helping him through up-and-down season
As Jahlil Okafor experiences the lows of NBA life, he's leaning on his foundation of former Duke players for support. By Jessica Camerato
With Magic Johnson now running the Lakers, his love of Okafor resurfaces
Magic Johnson once wanted Jahlil Okafor on the Lakers. Now he's running the Show once again
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Reports: Pacers the latest team pursuing Jahlil Okafor
Per multiple reports, the Pacers are pursuing Jahlil Okafor, who'd make some sense for Indiana given its slower offensive pace. By Corey Seidman
DeMarcus Cousins, Nik Stauskas, Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers
Apparently, DeMarcus Cousins threatened to fight Stauskas on a plane
Discussing the DeMarcus Cousins trade Monday, ESPN's Zach Lowe told an interesting story about how Cousins "ruined" Nik Stauskas. By Corey Seidman
Give and Go: Will Ben Simmons actually play this season?
With the Sixers off during All-Star week, Matt Haughton and Paul Hudrick try to answer a tough question in this Give and Go: Will Ben Simmons play this season?
Allen Iverson wants to play with Kobe Bryant in the BIG3 League
Iverson also had a pretty funny response when asked about whether he ever wanted to coach in the NBA. You can catch his response below.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadephia 76ers
Joel Embiid admits to aggravating foot injury after 2014 surgery, almost quitting
Appearing on NBA TV's /Open Court/, Joel Embiid opened up about his two-year recovery from foot injuries and how he almost quit playing basketball.
Sam Hinkie, Vlade Divac, DeMarcus Cousins, Bryan Colangelo, Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers, Sacramento Kings
Boogie Wonderland: A DeMarcus Cousins/pick swap Sixers FAQ
Here's a summary of what the DeMarcus Cousins means for the Sixers and the Jahlil Okafor trade market.
Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers
NBA power rankings: Sixers can't escape the lower third
The Sixers remain the in lower-third of the experts' NBA power rankings. Injuries to Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons continue to dominate the conversation.
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadephia 76ers
Give and Go: Do Joel Embiid's injuries limit his ceiling? producer/reporters Matt Haughton and Paul Hudrick discuss the standout rookie season of Joel Embiid, warts and all. 
Sam Hinkie, Vlade Divac, DeMarcus Cousins, Bryan Colangelo, Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers, Sacramento Kings
With Kings' unprotected 2019 pick, Sixers' future assets the envy of the NBA
With the Kings' completely unprotected 2019 pick in addition to the 2017 pick swap, the Sixers' future assets are the envy of the NBA. By Corey Seidman
Sixers were right to reject Pelicans' reported Jahlil Okafor trade offer
The Pelicans' reported offer for Jahlil Okafor 10 days ago was weak and the Sixers were right to turn it down. By Corey Seidman
Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers
Despite recent bumps in the road, Sixers' big picture still bright
While everything with the Sixers seems to go up in flames recently, Gordie Jones argues that this isn't the time to turn away from the team.
DeMarcus Cousins
Sixers Twitter rejoices in the Kings' pick swap after DeMarcus Cousins deal
The DeMarcus Cousins deal weakens the Kings, who happen to owe the Sixers a pick swap in this year's draft and Sixers Twitter reveled in the glory.
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers, San Antonio Spurs
Report: Sixers, Pelicans had 'similar' package to Cousins deal in place
ESPN's Ramona Shelbourne reported after the DeMarcus Cousins trade the Sixers and Pelicans had a "similar" package in place for Jahlil Okafor.
DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis
Reports: Kings trade DeMarcus Cousins to Pelicans
The Kings have reportedly traded DeMarcus Cousins to the Pelicans for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway and a first- and second-round pick.
Anthony Davis
West wins NBA All-Star Game; Anthony Davis earns MVP with record performance
The West earned a 192-182 win over the East in Sunday's NBA All-Star Game as Anthony Davis earned game MVP honors in New Orleans with a record 52-point showing.
T.J. McConnell, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Sixers, Sixers, 76ers
Give and Go: Which Sixer has been the most surprising?
In our latest Give and Go discussion,'s Matt Haughton and Paul Hudrick pick their most surprising Sixers this season. 
NBA All-Star Saturday: Robinson III dunk champion; Gordon wins 3-point contest
Glenn Robinson III is the new dunk king, while Eric Gordon won the three-point contest and Kristaps Porzingis won the Skills Challenge.
Report: Sixers sat Okafor because trade with Blazers was 'close to happening'
The Sixers reportedly held Jahlil Okafor out last week because a trade with Portland was close, but the Blazers pulled out.
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Could Mavericks be potential fit for Jahlil Okafor?
With trade rumors running rampant, the Dallas Mavericks have reportedly kicked the tires on a possible Jahlil Okafor trade.
Saric belongs in Rising Stars game, did Jahlil Okafor actually play?
Joel Embiid tweeted from the bench as Dario Saric and Jahlil Okafor participated on opposite sides of the U.S. vs. World competition of the NBA's Rising Stars Challenge.
Give and Go: Who has been Sixers’ MVP, LVP so far this season?
In our latest Give and Go discussion,'s Matt Haughton and Paul Hudrick pick their All-Star break MVP and LVP.
Lonzo Ball, Markelle Fultz, Jayson Tatum
2017 NBA draft: Kane's top 10 prospects 1.0
The Sixers have made progress but are still building. With the All-Star break here, let's look at the top 10 prospects in college hoops. By Sean Kane
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Saric, Okafor enjoying Rising Stars Challenge as Embiid makes his own fun
Dario Saric and Jahlil Okafor enjoyed playing in the Rising Stars Challenge, while Joel Embiid had his own fun from the sidelines. By Joseph Halm
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Dario Saric, Joel Embiid, Jahlil Okafor
All-Star Notes: Embiid 'hopeful' for quick return; Okafor talks uncertain future
Joel Embiid is eyeing his return, Jahlil Okafor remains unsure of his future and Dario Saric is enjoying a "special" experience. By Joseph Halm
Joel Embiid and Dario Saric sure seem to be enjoying ASG weekend in NOLA
Dario Saric and Joel Embiid sure seem to be enjoying their first experience at NBA All-Star weekend down in New Orleans.
Data shows Joel Embiid ran an unprecedented All-Star campaign
Philadelphia 76ers rookie Joel Embiid ran perhaps one of the greatest NBA All-Star campaigns of all-time. Sadly, the popular vote doesn't always deliver when you really need it to.
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Sixers on All-Star break: Noel, Simmons to Miami, Stauskas on TV
On the All-Star break, some Sixers will be in New Orleans, while others are spreading out around the country. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadephia 76ers
Joel Embiid wants to play back-to-backs this season but probably won't
Joel Embiid wants a taste of playing back-to-back games this season but the schedule probably won't allow it. By Corey Seidman
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers
Doctor: Embiid's bone bruise, meniscal tear likely from 2 different instances
According to Virtua co-medical director Dr. Mark Schwartz, Joel Embiid's bone bruise and meniscal tear were likely suffered on different plays.
Chicago Bulls, NBA, Jimmy Butler
Best of NBA: Bulls sneak past Celtics on Butler's last-second free throws
Jimmy Butler made two free throws left with 0.9 seconds left to give the Bulls a 104-103 win over the Celtics. That and more from Thursday's NBA action.
Report: Ben Simmons' foot might not be fully healed, exam next week
Ben Simmons' foot might not be fully healed, according to a report, and he has an appointment with specialists next week. By Corey Seidman
Does the Sixers' injury reporting really matter?
People are upset the Sixers' hid the full extent of Joel Embiid's injury, but do they have reason to be?
Sixers enter All-Star break the world's most intriguing 21-35 team
As messy as the Philadelphia 76ers have been off the court the past few weeks, they've been veritable poetry in motion on it, and beating the Celtics for the first time in forever would've given 'em four Ws
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Robert Covington says 'I'll be fine' after suffering head injury
Robert Covington suffered a head contusion after a rough collision against the Celtics but he expects to be fine. By Jessica Camerato
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia Sixers
Jahlil Okafor returns in Sixers' loss to Celtics as All-Star break awaits
Jahlil Okafor returned Wednesday and fit in "seamlessly," Brett Brown said, but the Sixers still fell to the Celtics, 116-108. By Jessica Camerato
Toronto Raptors, NBA, Kyle Lowry, Jakob Poeltl
Best of NBA: Raptors rally from 17 down in 4th quarter to beat Hornets
We recap Wednesday's top NBA action, including the Raptors pulling off a furious rally for a 90-85 win over the Hornets.
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Instant Replay: Sixers' 3-game win streak snapped before All-Star break
Jahlil Okafor made his return for the Sixers as they allowed Isaiah Thomas to score 33 points in a 116-108 loss to the Celtics. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons
Brett Brown on Ben Simmons: 'We do expect him to play this year'
Brett Brown said that the Sixers do expect No. 1 overall pick Ben Simmons to play at some point this season. By Jessica Camerato
The Dario-McConnell 'Perfect Strangers' mashup you didn't know you needed
Our pals over on the television side at CSNPhilly put together this fantastic mashup of Dario and T.J. set to the Perfect Strangers intro music.
Is it awkward having Jahlil Okafor back with Sixers?
Jahlil Okafor and Brett Brown discuss having Okafor return to the Sixers after a two-game absence.
Sixers fall in Forbes' rankings of most valuable NBA teams
In the latest Forbes' rankings of valuable NBA franchises, the 76ers have fallen several spots from the last time. By Josh Ellis. 
Jahlil Okafor, Jahlil Okafor free throws, Jahlil Okafor jump shot
Okafor deal reportedly 'in gridlock,' and no one buying what Sixers are selling
The Jahlil Okafor trade is "stuck in gridlock," per The Ringer, and no one is buying what the Sixers are selling. 
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia Sixers
Back with Sixers, Jahlil Okafor thought there was 'good chance' of trade
Jahlil Okafor is back with the Sixers tonight, but thought there was a "good chance" he was going to be traded this week. By Jessica Camerato
Dario Saric, Isaiah Thomas, Sixers Celtics
Sixers-Celtics 5 things: Avenging two extremely close losses
After losing to the Celtics this season by 1 and 4 points, the Sixers try to get over the hump and win a fourth straight game. Matt Haughton's game notes
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadephia 76ers
Joel Embiid will be in New Orleans but will sit out All-Star events
Joel Embiid will be in New Orleans for All-Star weekend but will not participate in the Rising Stars or Skills competitions.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Jahlil Okafor
On the move or here to stay? Okafor rejoins Sixers with future still unclear
Jahlil Okafor rejoined the Sixers after missing the last two games amid trade speculation, but is he back with the team for good? By Jessica Camerato
Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, Andrew Wiggins
Best of NBA: Love-less Cavs overcome Wiggins' 41 points
Minus Kevin Love, the Cavs were able to hold on for a 116-108 win over Andrew Wiggins and the Timberwolves. That and more from Tuesday's top NBA action.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Jahlil Okafor
Jahlil Okafor joins Sixers in Boston after two-game absence
Jahlil Okafor joined the Sixers in Boston on Tuesday, the day before they play the Celtics at TD Garden. By Jessica Camerato
Nate Robinson, New Orleans Pelicans, Delaware 87ers
Nate Robinson looks rusty in Delaware 87ers debut
Nate Robinson made his NBA D-League debut for the Delaware 87ers on Tuesday, coming off the bench to play 18 minutes
Joel Embiid appears to have found himself a Valentine — or maybe not
The photo was posted on February 14th by the very attractive young lady who appeared on E!'s WAGS TV series.
You can now buy an official #RaiseTheCat T-shirt from the Sixers
#RaiseTheCat has gone mainstream. From your Twitter feed to your chest. It's now available on official merch.
All of these Philly sports Valentine's break our heart
Nothing says romance like Philadelphia sports.
Dario Saric
Dario Saric's production, confidence on rise as season pushes forward
After an adjustment period early in the season, Dario Saric is more comfortable with the Sixers and his recent hot streak is proof. By Jessica Camerato
Lunch Break: Does bulletin board material really work?
Jillian Mele and Barrett Brooks discuss how players' comments before a game can impact performance.
NBA Notes: Serge Ibaka traded to Raptors
Toronto and Orlando have agreed on a trade that will send Serge Ibaka to the Raptors for Terrence Ross and a 2017 first-round pick. That and more from around the NBA.
Joel Embiid is ruined forever
This post was written by the estimable FakeWIPCaller. Please, please, please don't make us explain.
The Jahlil situation is a mess, but at least we still have Nerlens
This is not a good situation.
Denver Nuggets, NB, Nkola Jokic
Best of NBA: Jokic posts triple-double as Nuggets blast Warriors
We recap Monday's top NBA action, including Nikola Jokic recording his second triple-double in the the Nuggets' 132-110 win over the Warriors.
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Watch: Dario Saric may not trust the high five after this one
Dario Saric is trusting the friendship, but he may not always trust the high five after Monday night.
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Sixers on Batum's guarantee: 'You can't say that with us'
After Nicolas Batum guaranteed a victory, the Sixers made him eat those words with a 105-99 win over the Hornets on Monday. By Jessica Camerato
Charles Oakley, James Dolan, Michael Jordan, New York Knicks
Michael Jordan, Adam Silver helping to repair Charles Oakley-James Dolan relationship
Michael Jordan and Adam Silver are stepping in to help out the relationship between Charles Oakley and James Dolan.
CSN NBA Insiders: Oakley, Dolan feud; Okafor deal soon?
CSN's NBA Insiders take a look at the latest trade rumors, Charles Oakley getting banned from Madison Square Garden and Kevin Durant returning to Oklahoma City.
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Instant Replay: Sixers tie season high with 3rd straight win
After Nicolas Batum guaranteed a victory, the Sixers made him eat those words with a 105-99 win over the Hornets on Monday. By Jessica Camerato
Ben Simmons, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
Ben Simmons 'moving forward,' but 5-on-5 during All-Star break unlikely
Brett Brown on Monday said Ben Simmons is "moving forward" in his rehab but "at a very slow pace." By Jessica Camerato
Bulls' pursuit of another 1st-round pick could be Jahlil Okafor-related
The Chicago Bulls are reportedly trying to trade for another first-round pick, which could be related to their pursuit of Jahlil Okafor. By Corey Seidman
Does Sixers' Joel Embiid need to protect himself better on the court?
There are a lot of words to describe Joel Embiid. Amazing. Uncanny. Special. Lately, a few others are coming to mind.  
NBA Power Rankings: After Sixers split their games, opinions split too
The Sixers split their four games this week -- without Joel Embiid -- but did they rise or fall in power rankings? By Mike Murphy
NBA Notes: Cavaliers trade 'Birdman' Andersen to Hornets
The Cleveland Cavaliers traded Chris "Birdman" Andersen to the Hornets for a second-round pick to lead off today's NBA Notes. 
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Brett Brown: 'Jahlil Okafor's situation is transparent'
Jahlil Okafor isn't with the team as trade talks sizzle, but Brett Brown said his player's situation is "transparent." By Jessica Camerato
Jahlil Okafor, Jrue Holiday, Okafor Holiday
If Sixers trade Jahlil Okafor to Pelicans, Jrue Holiday reunion unlikely
Hoping the Sixers and Jrue Holiday reunite this offseason? Well, it probably means not trading Jahlil Okafor to New Orleans. Here's why. By Corey Seidman
Sixers-Hornets 5 things: Nicolas Batum guarantees Charlotte win
The Sixers look for their first road win in nearly 3 weeks tonight against the Hornets, as Nicolas Batum guarantees a Charlotte win. By Matt Haughton
Happy win No. 20, Brett Brown
As much as has been said about the transformative power of Joel Embiid on this Sixers squad -- all fair, and all earned -- kudos really need to go to Coach Brown for how he's managed to keep this team from f
Best of NBA: Knicks end tumultuous homestand with win over Spurs
Carmelo Anthony dropped 25 points to lead the Knicks past the Spurs to end a tumultuous five-game homestand.
Philadelphia sports fan stereotypes mocked in spot-on video
Philly sports fans were perfectly mocked in Whistle Sports' latest "Every Fan You Know" video.
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Source: Jahlil Okafor does not travel with team to Charlotte amid trade rumors
With trade rumors swirling, Jahlil Okafor did not travel with the team to Charlotte for Monday's game vs. Hornets, according to a source. By Jessica Camerato
Examining likely suitors and trade scenarios for Jahlil Okafor
Jahlil Okafor looks to be on his way out, so who are the leading suitors for the big man, and what can they offer the Sixers in return? By Paul Hudrick
Jusuf Nurkic, Mason Plumlee
Reported Nuggets-Blazers swap could take both out of Okafor sweepstakes
The Nuggets and Blazers reportedly swapped big men Jusuf Nurkic and Mason Plumlee on Sunday, potentially taking them out of play for a trade for Jahlil Okafor.
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Sixers snap NBA's 'hottest team' Heat's 13-game winning streak
T.J. McConnell's double-double helped the Sixers end the Heat's 13-game winning streak Saturday with a 117-109 win. By Jessica Camerato
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Brett Brown: Okafor a DNP in Sixers' W over Heat because of 'trade rumors'
Jahlil Okafor didn't play Saturday in the Sixers' 117-109 win over the Heat because of "trade rumors," according to Brett Brown. By Jessica Camerato
Best of NBA: Warriors win in Kevin Durant's return to Oklahoma City
Kevin Durant scored 34 points in his return to Oklahoma City as the Golden State Warriors beat the Thunder, 130-114, in a chippy game Saturday night.
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Instant Replay: Sixers 117, Heat 109
Dario Saric (19 points) had another big night as the Sixers cooled off the Heat with a 117-109 win on Saturday night. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers
Bryan Colangelo: Joel Embiid has 'very minor meniscal tear' in left knee
Sixers general manager Bryan Colangelo on Saturday night revealed Joel Embiid has "a very minor meniscal tear" in his left knee. By Tom Dougherty
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Joel Embiid: 'I'm not healthy ... I'm not able to play right now'
Talking to the media for the first time in weeks, Joel Embiid says he is "not able to play right now." By Jessica Camerato
Sixers-Heat 5 things: Time for the Sixers to start a streak of their own?
Dario Saric and the Sixers will try to contain Hassan Whiteside and the red-hot Heat at the Wells Fargo Center (7 p.m./CSN, and the NBC Sports app).
Joel Embiid, Sixers, Embiid injury, Meek Mill concert
Just let Joel Embiid be himself
Sixers fans might be upset Joel Embiid, who's missed the last eight games, danced at a Meek Mill concert last night, but they shouldn't be.
Shirtless Joel Embiid dances on stage at Meek Mill concert
Joel Embiid is a national treasure.
Golden State Warriors, NBA, Draymond Green
Best of NBA: Draymond Green posts rare triple-double in Warriors' win
Draymond Green notched a rare triple-double with 12 rebounds, 10 assists and 10 steals in the Warriors' win over the Grizzlies. That and more from Friday's top NBA action.
Dario Saric, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadelphia 76ers
A look at Dario Saric's odds to win NBA Rookie of the Month for February
With Joel Embiid sitting out every game in February so far, is teammate Dario Saric the frontrunner for the Rookie of the Month? By Jessica Camerato
Highlights from Bryan Colangelo's interview with 94 WIP
Sixers GM spoke on 94 WIP on Friday afternoon to discuss everything from Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, and Nerlens Noel to potential trade options.
New York Knicks, NBA, Charles Oakley
NBA Notes: Charles Oakley banned from Knicks games
Former Knicks big man Charles Oakley was banned from Madison Square Garden by chairman James Dolan after Wednesday's incident. That and more from around the NBA.  
Joel Embiid using his free time to film commercial for national brand
Former Philly newscaster for Fox29, Billy Vargas, shared some photos of Embiid at the shoot and says it's for a product you likely know well.
Colangelo: Doubtful Joel Embiid returns for Sixers before All-Star break
Bryan Colangelo finally gave an update on Joel Embiid, saying the big man is doubtful to return before the All-Star break.
A catalyst during Heat's streak, Dion Waiters set for weekend homecoming
Philly native Dion Waiters has averaged 20.6 points during the Heat's 12-game win streak, and is set this weekend for a homecoming. By Jessica Camerato
Is Dario Saric next in line for Rookie of the Year?
Dario Saric was absolutely brilliant against the Magic, the kind of versatile, whirling-dervish frontcourt player we hoped we were waiting for as he took two years to come from Croatia.
Photo: Nik Stauskas' cat Dribbles gets in on #RaiseTheCat
Nik Stauskas shared a photo of his dad raising his cat Dribbles after the Sixers win over the Magic on Thursday night.
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Ersan Ilyasova sounds like he wants to stay; which direction do Sixers go?
With career highs in minutes, points, field goals and threes, Ersan Ilyasova is performing in a contract year and sounds like he wants to stay with the Sixers. By Corey Seidman
McConnell: 'the clutchest player in the history of the NBA' according to Embiid
At least one NBA player seems to believe T.J. McConnell is the most clutch ever.
Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City Thunder
Best of NBA: Russell Westbrook's triple-double pushes Thunder past Cavs
Russell Westbrook notched another triple-double and the Thunder beat the Cavs, 118-109. Here's a recap of Thursday's action around the NBA.
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Sixers beat Magic behind Saric's career night, McConnell's clutch jumper
Dario Saric scored a career-high 24 points and T.J. McConnell hit a last-second shot to give the Sixers a wild 112-111 win over Orlando. By Bill Fay
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Instant Replay: Sixers 112, Magic 111
Dario Saric scored a career-high 24 points and T.J. McConnell hit a jumper in the final seconds for a wild 112-111 win over the Magic. By Bill Fay
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NBA Notes: Bucks' Jabari Parker out for season with torn ACL
Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker is out for the season after tearing his ACL for the second time.
Sixers-Magic 5 things: A chance to end the 5-game skid
The Magic are 20-34 and 29th in the NBA in scoring, giving the Sixers an opportunity to end their 5-game skid. Matt Haughton's game notes
Years after leaving, Brett Brown still has lasting effect on Spurs
Brett Brown left the Spurs to become the Sixers' head coach in 2013, but his old team (and Gregg Popovich) still raves about him. By Jessica Camerato
Bryan Cranston attends Sixers game, wants to watch Embiid 'COOK'
If there's anybody that can appreciate a good (scientific) process, it's Walter White.
Let's keep Stauskas coming off the bench for the time being
For the Sixers' sake, it's better if Nik Stauskas continues to come off the bench right now.
Jahlil Okafor, Jahlil Okafor free throws, Jahlil Okafor jump shot
Brett Brown: Jahlil Okafor 'a more capable' jump shooter than most realize
On the night Jahlil Okafor set career highs in free throws made and attempted, Brett Brown said he's "almost a more capable" elbow player than post player. By Corey Seidman
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Jahlil Okafor
Jahlil Okafor focused on moment, not rumors: 'I'm a Sixer right now'
Jahlil Okafor knows trade rumors will surround him until the Feb. 23 deadline, but he's only worrying about being a Sixer. By Jessica Camerato
Miami Heat, NBA, Hassan Whiteside
Best of NBA: Heat crush Bucks, push win streak to 12 games
We recap Wednesday's top NBA action, including the Heat rolling to a 106-88 victory over the Bucks to push their win streak to 12 straight games.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixes, Robert Covington, Dario Saric
Instant Replay: Spurs 111, Sixers 103
The Sixers kept pace with the Spurs for most of the night, but they couldn't push ahead down the stretch in a 111-103 loss. By Jessica Camerato
New York Knicks, NBA, Charles Oakley
Ex-Knicks big man Charles Oakley arrested after altercation at MSG
Charles Oakley was escorted from his seats at Madison Square Garden and arrested after an altercation near Knicks owner James Dolan.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Brett Brown, Jahlil Okafor
Brett Brown on Jahlil Okafor trade rumors: 'It's part of our world'
Brett Brown knows the trade rumors surrounding Jahlil Okafor won't slow down anytime soon, but that won't cause him to coach the big man any differently. By Corey Seidman
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid
Sixers Notes: 'Extreme caution' with Embiid; Brown talks Simmons plans
Brett Brown is using "extreme caution" with Joel Embiid's bone bruise, and he laid out some plans to bring Ben Simmons along. By Corey Seidman
The700Level Show: Bye bye, Okafor?
National NBA writer for the Washington Post Tim Bontemps joins The700Level Show to discuss the Sixers' playoff chances, the future of Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel, and if the team will get the Lakers'...
Nate Robinson, Pelicans, 87ers, D-League, Sixers
Delaware 87ers acquire former NBA guard Nate Robinson
The Delaware 87ers on Wednesday acquired former NBA point guard Nate Robinson. By Tom Ignudo
Embiid (not playing) considering bringing back goggles to the court
Joel Embiid is looking for your input on bringing back goggles to the NBA.
Lunch Break: When will Embiid return to the court?
Jillian Mele and Barrett Brooks discuss the Sixers' struggles without Joel Embiid to start February.
Sixers Injury Update: Joel Embiid to miss next 2 games
Joel Embiid's knee injury will keep him out for at least the next two games -- vs. the Spurs and in Orlando. By Corey Seidman. 
Sixers-Spurs 5 things: Another chance to showcase Jahlil Okafor
With Joel Embiid still out with a knee injury, Jahlil Okafor will get another chance to showcase his skills amid trade rumors. By Matt Haughton
Portland Trail Blazers, NBA, C.J. McCollum, Damian Lillard
Best of NBA: McCollum caps late flurry with game-winner for Blazers
C.J. McCollum capped off his late scoring binge with a floater with 0.9 remaining to give the Blazers a 114-113 win over the Mavs. That and more from Thursday's top NBA action.
Phoenix Suns, NBA, Dionte Christmas
87ers guard, Temple product Dionte Christmas suffers ruptured Achilles
Temple product and 87ers guard, Dionte Christmas, suffered a ruptured right Achilles during a D-League game on Tuesday night. By Jessica Camerato
Showcasing Jahlil Okafor: What could go wrong?
Sixers fans are certainly hoping that execs are reading the box scores and not much else.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Jahlil Okafor
Jahlil Okafor puts trade talk aside with solid effort in loss to Pistons
Despite trade talk swirling around him, Jahlil Okafor expressed his desire to stay with the Sixers after a 113-96 loss to Detroit. By James Schmehl
Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA, LeBron James
Best of NBA: Cavs top Wizards in OT thriller after LeBron fouls out
LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving all took turns dominating in the Cavs' thrilling 140-13 OT win over the Wizards. That and more from Monday's top NBA action.
Detroit Pistons, NBA, Tobias Harris
Instant Replay: Pistons 113, Sixers 96
The Sixers were no match for Tobias Harris and the Pistons in a 113-96 loss on Monday to close out their four-game road trip. By James Schmehl
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Jahlil Okafor, Brett Brown
Brown: 'We talk freely' with Okafor, Sixers about trade rumors
With Jahlil Okafor's name heating up in trade chatter, Sixers head coach Brett Brown said he talks freely about the "rampant" rumors with his players. By James Schmehl
Jahlil Okafor, Anthony Davis
Jahlil Okafor would fit well with Anthony Davis and Pelicans
Why would the New Orleans Pelicans want Jahlil Okafor? He would be a nice complement with All-Star big man Anthony Davis. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Jahlil Okafor
Source: Sixers, Pelicans have discussed trade for Jahlil Okafor
The Sixers and Pelicans have engaged in trade talks regarding center Jahlil Okafor, per a league source and multiple reports. 
NBA Power Rankings Roundup: Sixers fall after rocky start to February
As Joel Embiid has missed several games recently, the Sixers have slipped in several power rankings. 
Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Magic Johnson
CSN Insiders Notebook: Magic Johnson returns; Serge Ibaka on the move?
This week's CSN NBA Insiders Notebook includes Magic Johnson's return and Serge Ibaka's trade candidacy.
Sixers-Pistons 5 things: Returning to the scene of their most lopsided win
The banged-up Sixers have been victimized on the boards lately and have another huge challenge tonight in Andre Drummond. By Matt Haughton
Robert Covington probable to return; Jahlil Okafor to start vs. Pistons
After missing three straight games with a right hand contusion, Robert Covington is probable to return for the Sixers tonight in Detroit.
Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers, NYSE, NBA
Kobe Bryant memorabilia stolen from Lower Merion HS
Authorities say memorabilia from Kobe Bryant's high school career have been stolen from a display case at Lower Merion.
Best of NBA: Celtics say goodbye to Paul Pierce, beat Clippers
The Celtics stole the spotlight from former Boston captain Paul Pierce in his final game at the Garden with a 107-102 win over the Clippers.
Say goodbye to hopes of the 8th seed, Sixers fans
Well, it was a fun playoff push while it lasted.
Aggressive Hassan Whiteside dominates undermanned Sixers
Hassan Whiteside took advantage of an undermanned Sixers team, dropping 30 points and 20 rebounds in 27 minutes. By Jessica Camerato
Instant Replay: Heat 125, Sixers 102
The Sixers ran into a buzzsaw in a 125-102 loss to Hassan Whiteside and the Heat in Miami Saturday night. By Jessica Camerato
Covington (hand) out vs. Heat; Noel (illness), Okafor (knee) probable
Sixers' Robert Covington will be sidelined for the third straight game Saturday vs. the Heat with a bruised right hand. Nerlens Noel and Jahlil Okafor are probable.
Jahlil Okafor, Philadelphia 76ers, Sixers, San Antonio Spurs
Jahlil Okafor addresses trade rumors: It 'doesn't bother me'
Second NBA season, second go-around with trade rumors. Jahlil Okafor knows how to handle the buzz by now. By Jessica Camerato
Sixers Injury Update: Embiid, Covington, Okafor out vs. Heat
Joel Embiid and Jahlil Okafor are out for tonight's game against the Heat. Nerlens Noel will start at center for the Sixers. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Miami Heat, Jahlil Okafor, Hassan Whiteside
Sixers-Heat 5 things: Banged-up lineup gets NBA's hottest team
The shorthanded Sixers will roll into Miami for the latest stop on their road trip to face the NBA's hottest team in the Heat (7:30 p.m./CSN). By Matt Haughton
Houston Rockets, NBA, James Harden
Best of NBA: Harden scores 42, rallies Rockets past Bulls in OT
James Harden scored 42 points to help give the Rockets a 121-117 comeback over the Bulls in OT. That and more from Friday's top NBA action.
Heat are hot; Sixers will try to cool them off on Saturday
The Sixers will try to put an end to the red-hot Heat's nine-game win streak when they face them in Miami on Saturday. By Jessica Camerato 
NBA Notes: Kevin Love doesn't expect to be traded
Kevin Love does not believe he is a trade piece for the Cavaliers.
Some Sixers fans would trade Okafor to Chicago for some pizza
Rumblings hit the Internet on Thursday evening that the Chicago Bulls have some interest in Philadelphia 76ers big man Jahlil Okafor.
Gregg Popovich's top quotes on Brett Brown, Joel Embiid
Here are the five best quotes on Brett Brown and Joel Embiid from the always fascinating Gregg Popovich. By Jessica Camerato
How can Bulls match up with Sixers in a Jahlil Okafor trade?
The Bulls have reportedly inquired about Jahlil Okafor, but are they a match with the Sixers? Here are a few potential trade ideas. By Corey Seidman
Come back, good 76ers players
Without Joel Embiid, Nerlens Noel or Robert Covington -- very arguably the Sixers' three best players at this point in time -- the Sixers took a lead halfway into the third quarter in San Antonio.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid, Robert Covington
Sixers' Embiid, Covington uncertain for next stop of road trip in Miami
Joel Embiid and Robert Covington are uncertain to play during the next stop of the Sixers' road trip in Miami on Saturday night. By Jessica Camerato
Philadephia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, T.J. McConnell
McConnell takes blame after Sixers' loss to Spurs: 'I was crappy tonight'
T.J. McConnell placed the blame on himself after the Sixers came unglued during the second half of a 102-86 loss to the Spurs. By Jessica Camerato
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Jahlil Okafor
Report: Bulls have inquired about Sixers center Jahlil Okafor
According to a report from, the Bulls have inquired about a trade for Sixers big man and Chicago native Jahlil Okafor.
Atlanta Hawks, NBA, Dwight Howard
Best of NBA: Howard stars in return to Houston as Hawks rally for win
We recap Thursday's top NBA action, including Dwight Howard putting up a monster double-double in his return to Houston as the Hawks notched a 113-108 comeback win.
San Antonio Spurs, NBA, Kawhi Leonard
Instant Replay: Spurs 102, Sixers 86
The Sixers let things get away in the third quarter again to continue their misery in San Antonio with a 102-86 loss to the Spurs. By Jessica Camerato
Joel Embiid, Philadelphia Sixers, Philadephia 76ers
Joel Embiid named to Skills Challenge for All-Star weekend
Sixers rookie phenom Joel Embiid was named as a participant in the Taco Bell Skills Challenge during All-Star weekend.
Sixers Injury Update: Noel (upper-respiratory infection) out, leaves team with 9 healthy players
Nerlens Noel (upper-respiratory infection) missed the Sixers' game against the Spurs, which left the team with just nine healthy players.
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Sixers, Joel Embiid
3 in a row: Joel Embiid named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month
For the third straight month to start his NBA career, Joel Embiid was named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month.
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Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons ranked high on ESPN's Top 25 Under 25
Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons ranked high on ESPN's "Top 25 Under 25" list, while Jahlil Okafor didn't make the cut.
Sixers-Spurs 5 things: Get back on the glass
The Sixers continue their road trip against the Spurs on Thursday night and know they need to hit the glass harder. By Matt Haugton
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Robert Covington's absence 'massive' but benefits Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot
Brett Brown called the absence of Robert Covington "massive," but it's also a necessary learning experience for rookie Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot. By Jessica Camerato
Is Ersanity finally coming to an end?
Ersan Ilyasova has been a key piece for the Sixers this season, but his shot selection has left a lot to be desired. By Andrew Unterberger
Philadelphia 76ers, NBA, Jahlil Okafor
Sixers outworked on glass in blowout to Salah Mejri, Mavericks
Jahlil Okafor and the Sixers were abused on the boards by reserve Salah Mejri, who had a career night in the Mavs' 113-95 win. By Jessica Camerato
Boston Celtics, NBA, Isaiah Thomas
Best of NBA: Another big 4th quarter from Isaiah Thomas gives Celtics win
We recap Wednesday's top NBA action, including Isaiah Thomas scoring 19 of his 44 points during the fourth quarter of the Celtics' 109-104 win over the Raptors.
Dallas Mavericks, NBA, Wes Matthews
Instant Replay: Mavericks 113, Sixers 95
The Sixers were victimized by a career night from reserve center Salah Mejri in a 113-95 loss to the Mavs on Wednesday. By Jessica Camerato