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Archive: March, 2011

Sixers Torched By Sizzling Durant

Thursday, March 10, 2011, 12:07 AM
After the 76ers lost a heart-breaking 110-105 overtime decision to the Oklahoma City Thunder, the critics were coming out with plenty of theories why this should have been a win. Sure the Sixers were up five points with under a minute to play and could have closed the deal. Yet sometimes the other... Read more

Cheeks Impressed With Former Team

Wednesday, March 9, 2011, 4:06 PM
Maurice Cheeks was a four-time all-star point guard for the 76ers and was their head coach for three full seasons and part of another before being fired a little past the quarter point of the 2008-2009 season. Cheeks, who still maintains a home in the Philadelphia area, is in town with his new team... Read more

Sixers run away with another

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 11:04 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- There is a common theory that fast break teams don't prosper in the playoffs. The 76ers will worry about the playoffs when the time comes. For now, they continue to be at their best when they are running the court. That was evident in Tuesday's 110-100 win over the Indiana Pacers at... Read more

Collins Expecting Playoff Atmosphere

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 5:13 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - Doug Collins said at this morning's shootaround that he expects tonight's matchup with the Indiana Pacers at Conseco Fieldhouse to have a playoff feel. It actually will feel that way much more for the Pacers, who enter the game 27-35 and are in the eighth spot in the Eastern Conference... Read more

Evan Turns Tide For Sixers

Sunday, March 6, 2011, 10:33 PM
Andre Iguodala had his second triple-double and all everybody want to talk about was Evan Turner. Turner didn't have his highest scoring game, but it may have been his top all-around effort in Sunday's 125-117 overtime victory over the visiting Golden State Warriors. Turner had 20 points (9 for 15... Read more

Video: Iguodala lifts Sixers with triple-double

Saturday, March 5, 2011, 1:51 AM
Video: The Inquirer’s Marc Narducci talks about Andre Iguodala’s second triple-double of the season as the Sixers beat the Timberwolves on Friday night at the Wells Fargo Center. Read more

Sixers look to rebound against lowly 'Wolves

Friday, March 4, 2011, 12:22 PM
Video: The Sixers will try to rebound from Tuesday's loss with a win in Minnesota on Friday. As the Inquirer's Marc Narducci reports, they'll face some double-double trouble in Kevin Love. Each week, Kate will check in from the road and answer fan questions about the Sixers. Click here to ask Kate... Read more

Iguodala At His Best In Sixers Win

Friday, March 4, 2011, 11:50 PM
For some reason there is always fierce debate among Sixers fans when discussing Andre Iguodala. No, he may never be a true No. 1 option, but he is among the most versatile players in the league. Superstar, or even star? Maybe not, but there is so much he can do on the court which we were reminded... Read more

Brand insists finger is fine

Thursday, March 3, 2011, 3:53 PM
Even though he has dislocated his right pinkie finger in each of the last two games, Elton Brand insists that all is fine. Brand did concede there is some pain. Being out of the lineup would cause him more distress. When asked after Thursday's practice if it bothers his shooting, Brand said, "A little... Read more

Video: Sixers fall short against red-hot Mavericks

Wednesday, March 2, 2011, 2:02 AM
Two of the NBA's hottest team's met at the Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday night. But as The Inquirer's Marc Narducci reports, foul shots and missed opportunities are what did the Sixers in. Each week, Kate Fagan will check in from the road and answer fan questions about the Sixers. Click here to ask... 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 Inquirer Staff Writer
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