Brett Brown

'He is the stone cold rookie of the year'

Brett Brown didn't mince words talking about Ben Simmons, saying in no uncertain terms that Simmons is the rookie of year. Simmons agreed.

Ben Simmons

Brett Brown provides clarity on Markelle Fultz's injury situation

Brett Brown addressed the Markelle Fultz injury situation, saying it's on the rookie PG to tell the Sixers when he's ready to return.


Markelle Fultz's return is his decision, Sixers' coach Brett Brown says

The 76ers decision for when Markelle Fultz is going to play, said Brett Brown on Saturday, is up to Markelle Fultz.<p>“It’s just something that when …


Preview: Wolves vs. 76ers

Two of the top young post players in the NBA will take center stage on Saturday night in Philadelphia when Karl-Anthony Towns and the Minnesota …


After falling behind big, Timberwolves' late rally falls short against 76ers

– Owner of a fresh five-game winning streak against opponents all with losing records, Philadelphia coach Brett Brown called himself "excited," maybe …

Joel Embiid

Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown says Markelle Fultz' return up to him |

<b>PHILADELPHIA (AP)</b> -- The Philadelphia 76ers want Markelle Fultz back this season, but only when the No. 1 pick in last year's draft is comfortable …

Markelle Fultz

Brett Brown believes Ben Simmons is 'stone cold' Rookie of the Year

Brett Brown made his case for Ben Simmons to win top rookie honors, and Simmons agrees.<p>"He is the stone cold Rookie of the Year," Brown said.<p>The …

Ben Simmons

Sixers bench blows big fourth-quarter lead, forcing starters to return late

It should have been another easy night for the Sixers starters, who for the third game in a row built up enough of a lead against Minnesota that …


Sixers look like a playoff team in win over Timberwolves

Sixers look like a playoff team in win over Timberwolves<p>USA Today Images<p>The Timberwolves were an anomaly in a recent stretch of sub.500-opponents for …


Wolves have no explanation for their Eastern Conference woes

Together, they have no definitive answers, but just like you the Timberwolves wonder why they have fared so well in Western Conference play and …


Brett Brown's top competition for Coach of the Year

Brett Brown's top competition for Coach of the Year<p>USA Today Images<p>The Coach of the Year award in every sport typically comes down to:<p><b>1.</b> Which team …


Philadelphia 76ers: The true test will come in the postseason

Despite finding themselves 11 games above .500, the true progress of the Philadelphia 76ers won’t be fully realized until the arrival of the …


Philadelphia 76ers Coach Brett Brown deserves a playoff appearance.

With the Philadelphia 76ers magic number down to ONE, the team will finally deliver a playoff appearance to head coach Brett Brown<p>The Philadelphia …


Better Luck Next Year: Brooklyn Nets

<i>As NBA teams are officially eliminated from title contention, theScore NBA freelance writer Andrew Unterberger takes a look back at the highs and</i> …


Euro step: Why these former NBA players have opted to play overseas rather than in the league

Earl Clark, JaJuan Johnson, Anthony Randolph and Henry Sims say they’ll take guaranteed money and minutes over chasing a dream any day<p>The perks of …


76ers rout Magic 118-98 for fifth straight win

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) The Philadelphia 76ers keep raising the bar.<p>ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) The Philadelphia 76ers keep raising the bar.<p>''After last night, …


Can anybody stop Villanova’s offense?

Huuuuuuuump Daaaaaaaaaay! Just realized we don’t play until Friday which is extremely frustrating. Storms are rolling across the Northeast as well …


The Sixers are chasing the No. 3 seed, and the stakes are high | David Murphy

Do they look? Of course they look. Anybody who says he doesn’t is probably saying less than the truth.<p>More Sixers coverage<p>Sixers post wire-to-wire …


76ers rest starters in 4th quarter after thumping Grizzlies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The 76ers are closing in on their first playoff berth since 2012, but they're not satisfied with merely making the postseason. So there was no chance they would take lowly Memphis lightly.<p>Robert Covington, J.J. Redick and Dario Saric each had 15 points to pace all five …


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Kacie McDonnell On Spring Break, Derek Stevens Has $25,000 On Michigan To Win It All & Edge With Kid From Kid ‘N Play

VIEW GALLERY<p>How do I know my generation is getting old?<p>That’s right, Blink-182 is getting residency. From the LVRJ:<p>Guess this is growing up: Pop-punk …

Jason Witten

Nova's Wright, 76ers' Brown formed friendship in West Bank

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The bond that connects Jay Wright and Brett Brown was forged in the Holy Land, where the Philadelphia-area coaches taught basketball on floors lined with rubble, bent rims and no nets.<p>The setting was far removed from anything that resembled Brown's "Process" with the …


NBA players know they're addicted to their phones — good luck getting them to unplug

Jason Terry knows he's breaking the rules, but he can't help it. In the Milwaukee Bucks' locker room 75 minutes before a matchup with the visiting …

Social Media

How much of an issue is Dario Saric’s defense?

Dario Saric has had an impressive second season, but could his defense hurt the Philadelphia 76ers in important games?<p>Perhaps the most underrated …


Shooters Everywhere — Sixers bomb Hornets into submission

It says something when J.J. Redick and Dario Saric, the Philadelphia 76ers two best sharpshooters on the season, can go a combined 3-10 from deep -- …


Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid in uncharted waters as playoffs loom for Sixers | David Murphy

On Monday night, Joel Embiid took the court for his 58th game of the season. That’s an interesting number when you consider that, prior to this …

Joel Embiid

These players could come 'out of left field' for Sixers

Brett Brown's witnessed many playoff battles during his days as an assistant with the San Antonio Spurs.<p>That's when the stars shine brightest in an …


Embiid, Simmons Lead 76ers Past Hornets 108-94

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 25 points and 19 rebounds and Ben Simmons had a triple-double to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 108-94 win over …


Coach Brett Browns p(r)ep talk shows new side to Philadelphia 76ers

The Philadelphia 76ers are honing a playoff mindset at the insistance of head coach Brett Brown in their final push to the NBA Playoffs<p>The …


Sixers beat Hornets as Ben Simmons nabs ninth triple-double, Joel Embiid grabs 19 rebounds

Ben Simmons had 11 points, 15 assists and 12 rebounds for his ninth triple-double of the season.