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76ers will re-sign center Tony Battie

The 76ers have re-signed center Tony Battie to a 1-year deal, an NBA source has confirmed.

76ers will re-sign center Tony Battie

The 76ers have re-signed center Tony Battie to a 1-year deal, an NBA source has confirmed.

Battie played the 2010-11 season with the Sixers, getting backup minutes behind starting center Spencer Hawes. Battie, 35, played in 38 games last season for the Sixers, averaging 2.6 points and 2.6 rebounds a game.

The Sixers now have 12 players under contract for the opening of training camp tonight at 4 p.m. at St Joseph's University.

--Kate


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Keith Pompey is in his first season covering the Sixers for The Inquirer after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons.

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.

Narducci also has a true passion for South Jersey scholastic sports, which he has covered for many years.

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