Published: Sat, 22 Oct 2016 12:08:20 GMT2016-10-22T12:08:20Z
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 12:00:18 GMT2016-10-22T12:00:18ZMIAMI - MIAMI - On the night that reserve center Jahlil Okafor made his season debut, the 76ers announced that another reserve center - Nerlens Noel - will have surgery.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:48:43 GMT2016-10-22T10:48:43ZMIAMI -- 76ers coach Brett Brown on Friday confirmed that injured rookie star Ben Simmons is expected to return in January. Then he backtracked -- sort of.
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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:09:08 GMT2016-10-22T03:09:08ZMIAMI (AP) - A woman performing the national anthem before an NBA preseason game in Miami on Friday night did so while kneeling at midcourt, and opening her jacket to show a shirt with the phrase "Black Lives Matter."
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:07:03 GMT2016-10-21T20:07:03ZFor the first time in four years, the 76ers begin a season on Wednesday night in which results are actually supposed to matter again. What a concept.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:51:43 GMT2016-10-21T19:51:43ZMIAMI – Jahlil Okafor is listed by the 76ers as questionable for Friday night’s preseason finale against the Miami Heat. However, Sixers coach Brett Brown gave every indication that the reserve center will play in the contest.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:19:35 GMT2016-10-21T18:19:35Z
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:06:56 GMT2016-10-21T15:06:56ZThis time of year, as we brace for the start of another NBA season, it's not uncommon to discuss job security for some coaches.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 02:48:06 GMT2016-10-21T02:48:06ZTHE WORK STOPPAGE had caused the NBA season to start just after the Christmas holiday in 2011, and the 76ers began it by winning 10 of their first 13 games. Game 27 had the Los Angeles Clippers visiting the Wells Fargo Center, just a day before the Sixers were going to begin a stretch of eight games in 18 days with seven of them on the road. With a regular-season schedule that would include just 66 games, each contest held almost the same importance as an NFL game.
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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:16:33 GMT2016-10-20T13:16:33ZJames Webb III knows he's a long shot to make the 76ers' roster. He's an undrafted rookie power forward on a roster that features power forwards Ben Simmons, Dario Saric, Jerami Grant, and center/power forward Richaun Holmes. Yet, the former Boise State standout isn't deterred.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:15:29 GMT2016-10-20T03:15:29ZREALITY WILL set in come next Wednesday, when the blur that is Russell Westbrook takes the floor at the Wells Fargo Center for the Oklahoma City Thunder in the season opener for both teams.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 01:18:28 GMT2016-10-20T01:18:28ZThe Sixers held an open practice at the Liacouras Center.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:10 GMT2016-10-20T00:00:10ZLOS ANGELES (AP) - NBA star Derrick Rose and two friends were cleared Wednesday in a $21.5 million lawsuit that accused them of gang raping his ex-girlfriend when she was incapacitated from drugs or alcohol.
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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 20:11:32 GMT2016-10-19T20:11:32ZThe 76ers are about to embark on an uncomfortable era. They head into next Wednesday's season-opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder decimated by injuries. Despite this summer's high expectations, the Sixers aren't expected to produce much more than the 15.6 wins they averaged the past three seasons.