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Tuesday, December 8, 2015, 4:03 PM
This blog has been discontinued. Please head to our new 76ers blog, Sixers Now. Thanks. Read more

Lawyer: Okafor not the assailant

Friday, December 4, 2015, 2:19 PM
Jahlil Okafor's lawyer, Andrew Smith, told 94.1 WIP Sports Talk Radio his client was not the person who knocked out a heckler in the second video that surfaced Wednesday of Okafor fighting on a Boston street in the early hours of Nov. 26. Smith said that while on WIP's Mike & Ike Show on Friday... Read more

Sixers release Pressey

Friday, December 4, 2015, 11:37 AM
The 76ers released point guard Phil Pressey the team announced on Friday. The move was made to make room for Tony Wroten, who is scheduled to return to action Saturday against the Denver Nuggets. The Sixers were able to sign Pressey as the 16th player - one over the mandatory - limit due to have four... Read more

Sixers chat with Keith Pompey

Friday, December 4, 2015, 1:37 AM
UPDATE 10:11 a.m.: Unfortunately, Keith Pompey will not be able to chat today. Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey as he takes your Sixers questions in a live chat, beginning at 11 a.m. Friday. Read more

Coach K calls Okafor a great kid, says Sixers need security

Thursday, December 3, 2015, 12:08 PM
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski talked about Jahlil Okafor on Wednesday night after the Blue Devils' 94-74 victory over Indiana. He defended the Sixers rookie who is serving a two-game suspension after a second video surfaced on TMZ.com of fighting with a heckler on a Boston street in the early hours last... Read more

Sixers Insiders: Jahlil Okafor suspended

Thursday, December 3, 2015, 11:33 AM
On this edition of Sixers Insiders, The Inquirer's Marc Narducci & Keith Pompey discuss Jahlil Okafor's two game suspension and how the team is handling the situation. Read more

Best and Worst awards: Sixers vs. Knicks

Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 11:22 PM
NEW YORK – Here is my look at some of the best and worst performances from the New York Knicks’ 99-87 victory over the 76ers Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden: Best performance: This was an easy one. Knicks rookie Kristaps Porzingis finished with 17 points and 10 rebounds to record... Read more

Sixers suspend Okafor for two games

Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 5:54 PM
NEW YORK - The 76ers suspended Jahlil Okafor on Wednesday, hours after a second video surfaced on TMZ.com of him fighting with a heckler on a Boston street in the early hours Thursday. The 6-foot-11, 265-pounder missed the game against the New York Knicks on Wednesday at Madison Square Garden and... Read more

Video of alleged second Okafor fight surfaces

Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 12:33 PM
Jahlil Okafor’s night in Boston might have been worse than first reported, because of an alleged second video obtained and published Wednesday by the website TMZ. In the second video, the 76ers rookie is seen walking down a Boston street in the early hours Thursday while being heckled by Bostonians... Read more

Sixers vs. New York Knicks at a glance

Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 12:16 AM
76ers vs. New York Knicks at a Glance UP NEXT TEAMS: Sixers (1-18) vs. New York Knicks (8-10) WHEN: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday WHERE: Madison Square Garden BROADCASTS: TV – Comcast SportsNet, RADIO – 97.5 FM SOCIAL MEDIA COVERAGE: TWITTER – @PompeyOnSixers, INSTAGRAM – PompeyOnSixers 411... Read more
About this blog

Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004 and took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering Temple basketball and football for the previous three years.

Marc Narducci has served in a variety of roles with the Inquirer since beginning in 1983. He has covered the 76ers as a backup and a beat writer. In addition, Narducci has covered everything from the Super Bowl to the World Series and a lot in between.

Keith Pompey Staff Writer
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