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Covington, Stauskas in starting lineup

Monday, November 2, 2015, 5:38 PM
Sixers sharpshooters Nik Stauskas and Robert Covington will get their first regular-season starts of the season Monday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Wells Fargo Center. Stauskas will start at shooting guard, while Covington will get the nod at small forward. Point guard Isaiah Canaan, power... Read more

James preaches patience with rebuilding Sixers

Monday, November 2, 2015, 12:19 PM
LeBron James preaches patience with the 76ers' rebuilding process. The Cleveland Cavaliers standout was asked his take on the franchise Monday morning at the Wells Fargo Center, hours before facing a team in a protracted rebuilding process. "I think they have some young talent," James said before... Read more

Nik Stauskas embraces Sauce Castillo nickname

Sunday, November 1, 2015, 3:57 PM
Nik Stauskas knocked down his first three-pointer on Friday night and Sixers public address announcer Matt Cord bellowed that the shot was hit by “Sauce Castillo.” Stauskas’ closed-captioned nickname had officially followed him to Philadelphia. “I embrace it as much as the... Read more

Cavs vs. Sixers at a glance

Sunday, November 1, 2015, 3:45 PM
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. 76ers at a Glance UP NEXT TEAMS: Cavs (2-1) vs. Sixers (0-2) WHEN: 7:00 p.m. Monday WHERE: Wells Fargo Center BROADCASTS: TV – Comcast SportsNet, RADIO – 97.5 FM SOCIAL MEDIA COVERAGE: TWITTER – @PompeyOnSixers, INSTAGRAM – PompeyOnSixers 411... Read more

Wroten focused on return, not contract extension

Saturday, October 31, 2015, 6:14 PM
Tony Wroten's timeline to return from a partially torn anterior cruciate ligament is December. Just don't tell that to him. The 76ers point guard tweeted “NOVEMBER” hours after Friday night’s 99-71 home-opening setback to the Utah Jazz at Wells Fargo Center. "I'm trying to come... Read more

Sixers fall flat in home opener

Saturday, October 31, 2015, 1:09 AM
It was a somewhat tolerable home opener for the 76ers - until the start of the second half. Already down by 17 points, they failed to score a basket and were held scoreless for the first 5 minutes, 16 seconds of the third quarter. By then, the Utah Jazz had a 30-point cushion before holding on for... Read more

Best and Worst awards: Sixers vs. Jazz

Friday, October 30, 2015, 11:57 PM
Here’s my look at some of the best and worst performances from the Utah Jazz 99-71 victory over the 76ers Friday night at the Wells Fargo Center: Best performance: Derrick Favors wins this award on a night when he made just 6 of 17 field goals. However, the Jazz power forward did everything... Read more

Sixers pick up team options on Noel, Embiid, Stauskas

Friday, October 30, 2015, 11:07 AM
This comes as no surprise. The 76ers exercised team options on Nerlens Noel, Joel Embiid and Nik Stauskas Friday morning. This confirms a report by The Inquirer that this action would happen. The move keeps the three players under contract through the 2016-17 season. Noel is slotted to make around... Read more

Sixers chat with Keith Pompey

Friday, October 30, 2015, 8:05 AM
Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey for a chat about everything Sixers starting at 1 p.m. Read more

Utah Jazz vs. 76ers at a glance

Friday, October 30, 2015, 4:59 AM
UP NEXT TEAMS: Utah Jazz (0-1) vs. Sixers (0-1) WHEN: 7:00 p.m. Friday WHERE: Wells Fargo Center BROADCASTS: TV – Comcast SportsNet, RADIO – 97.5 FM SOCIAL MEDIA COVERAGE: TWITTER – @PompeyOnSixers, INSTAGRAM – PompeyOnSixers 411 ON JAZZ: Jazz coach Quin Synder... 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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