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Archive: May, 2012

Collins will take the playoffs over the lottery all day, everyday

Tuesday, May 8, 2012, 6:06 PM
Like just about every other coach in the NBA, Sixers coach Doug Collins would be more than happy for the team to be a lottery participant this summer if – and only if – he can get some type of guarantee that the draft is going to yield a player like, say, Derrick Rose. Otherwise, you can... Read more

Video: Sixers Prevail, Push Bulls to Brink

Sunday, May 6, 2012, 7:19 PM
Video: Jrue Holiday and the Philadelphia 76ers defeated the injury-plagued Chicago Bulls 89-82 in Game 4 to take a commanding 3-1 playoff series lead. John Mitchell of the Inquirer reports. Read more

76ers take 2-1 lead over Rose-less Bulls

Saturday, May 5, 2012, 2:54 AM
Video: The 76ers overcame a 14-point deficit to defeat the Chicago Bulls, 79-74, in Game 3. The Inquirer's John Mitchell reports from the Wells Fargo Center. Read more

Sixers Look To Run Against Bulls

Friday, May 4, 2012, 1:56 PM
There is no hidden mystery in the 76ers series with the Chicago Bulls in terms of strategy. The Sixers will attempt to run and the Bulls will try to turn it into a half-court game. Sixers coach Doug Collins talked about the strategy following this morning’s shootaround in preparation for tonight’s... Read more

Rip Hamilton: “We Just Have To Get Better”

Friday, May 4, 2012, 1:31 PM
Chicago Bulls guard Rip Hamilton has a simple message as his team prepares for tonight’s Game 3 of their opening round Eastern Conference series with the 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center. “We just have to get better,” Hamilton said before the Bulls morning shootaround. In Chicago’s... Read more

Iguodala Ready To Go Tonight

Friday, May 4, 2012, 1:10 PM
Andre Iguodala says he is ready to go tonight after battling right Achilles tendonitis. Speaking after this morning’s shootaround, Iguodala says he feels much better as the Sixers face the Chicago Bulls in tonight’s Game 3 of their Eastern Conference opening round series that is tied one... Read more

Hamilton's usage draws questions in Chicago

Thursday, May 3, 2012, 8:36 PM
DEERFIELD, ILL -It’s pretty interesting what’s going on in Chicago with Coatesville native Richard Hamilton. Signed to a two-year deal in December to give the Bulls some serious punch at the two guard (last season the Bulls got nothing at that position), Chicago coach Tom Thibodeau’s... 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.

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