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Sixers need to strengthen their bench

PHILADELPHIA, PA - NOVEMBER 18: Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot #7 of the Philadelphia 76ers passes the ball against the Golden State Warriors at Wells Fargo …

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Philadelphia 76ers: 3 takeaways from the first month of the season

Photo by Kevork Djansezian<p>The Philadelphia 76ers are 10-7 almost two months into the 2017-18 season. Here’s a look at a few takeaways from their …

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These Are The Four DeAndre Jordan Trades The Clippers Can Make (And Why The Other 25 Teams Don’t Work)

The Clippers snapped their 9-game losing streak with a much-needed win in Atlanta on Wednesday night (the Hawks are very giving in that capacity this year). However, with Patrick Beverley out for the season, Milos Teodosic still out for an unspecified amount of time, and an offensive unit that’s …

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Ten things I like and don't like, including Simmons' LeBron-y game

Settle in for a fresh helping of 10 things:<p>1. Ben Simmons, freight train<p>Simmons understands his physical advantages -- the uniqueness of someone so …

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The Starting 5 | How Damian Lillard Is Mentoring Jusuf Nurkic

<i>The Starting 5: A look at some of the best NBA content around the internet</i><p>1. <b>Lessons in leadership: How Damian Lillard is mentoring Jusuf Nurkic –</b> …

Damian Lillard

NBA Rumors: Should 76ers Go After LeBron James In 2018 Free Agency?

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James will be one of the most controversial free agents in the summer of 2018. Though James has not made an …

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Portland Trail Blazers vs Philadelphia 76ers: Lineups, preview and prediction 11/22/17

Three keys to the game<p><b>76ers learning how to win when the 3s don't fall -</b> Philadelphia are ninth in the NBA in 3-point shooting at 37.1 percent but …

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NBA Rumors: Clippers Guard Patrick Beverley To Miss Remainder Of 2018 Season After Undergoing Knee Surgery

The Los Angeles Clippers saw a plethora of turnover with their roster during the offseason, allowing J.J. Redick to depart for the Philadelphia 76ers …

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Trade propositions to propel the Philadelphia 76ers

(Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)<p>Starting the season with a promising 9-7 record, here are some trade options to push the emerging Philadelphia …

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Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard says Sixers deserve respect

Last season, Portland was one of the teams the Sixers had tough battles with.<p>More Sixers coverage<p>Simmons playing at an NBA All-Star level through 16 …

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Fired-Up Joel Embiid Powers 76ers Over Jazz 107-86

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid was missing shots and upset with his play.<p>That all changed with a theatrical, crowd-pleasing and game-changing …

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College basketball: Reliving the best March Madness moments from the Georgia Dome

The Georgia Dome came down Monday.<p>That should have been worth a moment of reflection, for guys like Mike Krzyzewski and Tom Izzo. For a lot of guys …

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The Ben Simmons dilemma, Stephen Curry's show and Markelle Fultz's absence - CBSSports.com

Three takeaways from Golden State's 24-point rally past the Sixers<p>Even before the Warriors became the Celtics' 14th straight victim Thursday, Steve …

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Ben Simmons And The Sixers Torched The Warriors In The First Half In Philly

The Philadelphia 76ers might be the most fun basketball team in the NBA right now. That’s not to say they’re the best, but when Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid are on the court they are an absolute must watch.<p>After Joel Embiid torched the Lakers to the tune of 46 points on Wednesday night, the Sixers …

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Ben Simmons’ 76ers vs Warriors: Live coverage, blog, scores, updates, videos

BEN Simmons’ Philadelphia 76ers suffered a loss to the Golden State Warriors last week, and will be looking for a different result as they take on …

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How Covington’s extension fits Philadelphia’s long-term plans

SACRAMENTO, CA - NOVEMBER 9: Robert Covington #33 of the Philadelphia 76ers looks on during the game against the Sacramento Kings on November 9, 2017 …

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Sixers-Warriors: Sixers blow a 24-point lead, five quick thoughts from a 124-116 loss

Ben Simmons must be on the floor<p>He finished with 23 points and 12 assists for his 10th double-double of the season. He shot 11-of-15 and added eight …

Joel Embiid

Warriors game day: Can Golden State bounce back vs. 76ers?

<b>Warriors at 76ers</b><p><b>Time:</b> 4:30 p.m. PT<p><b>Where:</b> Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia<p><b>Coaches:</b> Steve Kerr, 4th season with Warriors (218-43 with Warriors and overall); Brett Brown, 5th season with 76ers (83-259 with 76ers and overall)<p><b>On air:</b> TV on NBC Sports Bay Area; Radio on 95.7 The Game<p><b>Records:</b> Warriors …

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Imagine how good Sixers can be once this trio gets rolling

As we collectively bask in the glow of the Southern California smackdown the Sixers administered to the Clippers and the Lakers to close out their …

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Which wing players should the Sixers target in the 2018 draft?

DURHAM, NC %26#8211; NOVEMBER 10: Gary Trent, Jr. #2 of the Duke Blue Devils moves the ball against the Elon Phoenix at Cameron Indoor Stadium on …

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Learning to Trust the Process: The Winners of the NBA’s First Month

On Wednesday night, Joel Embiid nearly made me miss an airplane. I watched his coming-out party from a hotel room in New York, where I had planned on …

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Is Ben Simmons the greatest rookie of all time?

The Philadelphia 76ers' season is only 14 games old, so there really shouldn't be any reason to get too excited. Or is there?<p>For starters, the 8-6 …

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Three Things to Know: It’s Joel Embiid’s world, Lonzo Ball has to live in it

<i>Every day in the NBA there is a lot to unpack, so every weekday morning throughout the season we will give you the three things you need to know from</i> …

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Fantasy basketball rest-of-season rankings: Week 5

One month into the 2017-18 NBA season, it’s time for fantasy basketball owners to recalibrate expectations for certain players.<p>Is one of your …

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Duke's Grayson Allen shows in Champions Classic he's no longer the Devil you knew

CHICAGO — The best player in college basketball is not a freshman you’ve barely seen, not a darling of the mock draft crowd, not a projected lottery …

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The Process’s Lone Survivor

Brett Brown used to tell what amounted to a running joke, though it wasn’t designed to be, and it certainly never amused him. Functionally, it was …

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Allen carries No. 1 Duke past No. 2 Michigan State

Allen carries No. 1 Duke past No. 2 Michigan State<p>CHICAGO -- Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski issued an important clarification to a crowded room of reporters as he praised the hot hand of senior shooting guard Grayson Allen.<p>“He’s a great shooter,” Krzyzewski said. “He’s not a good shooter, he’s a great …

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Well hello there, elite NBA Draft prospects!

We have that and more in Wednesday’s NBA newsletter.<p>One month into the season, there are already five teams that can kiss any sort of playoff chase goodbye: the Hawks, Bulls, Mavericks, Kings, and Suns. For the next five months, hardcore fans of these teams will be paying close to attention to …

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Browns Fans Invade Penguins Game, I Heart Beaver Guy At Wild Game & Duke’s New White Guy

VIEW GALLERY<p>Vegas is getting ready for when the Raiders roll in<p>6:20 a.m. drug deals gone bad…<p>Metro Police say they are investigating a shooting …

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Brett Brown: Markelle Fultz Will 'Please Lots Of People Soon'

<i>PHILADELPHIA (CBS) —</i> The Philadelphia 76ers have faced the NBA’s toughest schedule thus far. And through 13 games, their an impressive 7-6.<p>“When you …

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