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Archive: June, 2011

Sixers chat with Kate Fagan

Thursday, June 30, 2011, 9:46 PM
Join the Inquirer's Kate Fagan as she takes your questions on the Sixers and the NBA lockout, beginning Friday at noon. Click HERE to join the chat and ask a question! Read more

The lockout is on: how it affects the 76ers

Thursday, June 30, 2011, 3:30 PM
The NBA finished its final meeting today in New York City. The owners representation, commissioner David Stern, and deputy Adam Silver met with player's union chief Billy Hunter and rep Derek Fisher, among others. The two sides met for a few hours in what will be the final bargaining session before... Read more

Lockout preparation

Wednesday, June 29, 2011, 3:32 PM
With the NBA now less than 36 hours from a potential lockout, it's important to understand how the 76ers are preparing for such a work stoppage. On Wednesday in Dallas, league owners voted to give their Labor Relations Committee the authority to do whatever it deems necessary in the pursuit of successfully... Read more

Iverson's SLAM cover

Tuesday, June 28, 2011, 1:10 PM
There are probably very few people who haven't, by now, seen or heard about Allen Iverson's cover of SLAM Magazine. You can check out the content and shot here: SLAM. With the draft behind us, the focus this week is on the looming lockout. The NBA owners will meet and vote in Dallas later today about... Read more

Narducci: Vucevic no surprise pick

Friday, June 24, 2011, 5:07 AM
Video: The Inquirer's Marc Narducci analyzes the Sixers' selection of USC center Nikola Vucevic with the No. 16 overall pick in the NBA draft. Read more

Collins & Iguodala To Meet In LA

Friday, June 24, 2011, 4:12 PM
Doug Collins will be meeting with all his players before the potential lockout, which could occur beginning 12:01 a.m. on July 1 if the players and owners don't finalize a new collective bargaining agreement. There is better chance at this point that Rod Thorn will offer this reporter a tryout than... Read more

Draft day preview: rumors, picks, expectations

Thursday, June 23, 2011, 2:09 PM
We're pretty sure there will be no shortage of rumors flying as the minutes tick down to tonight's 2011 NBA Draft, which begins at 7 p.m. and will be held at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. There have already been some interesting options flying around (pretty sure we've all heard this Andre... Read more

76ers select Nikola Vucevic with No. 16 pick

Thursday, June 23, 2011, 9:07 PM
With the No. 16 pick of the 2011 NBA Draft, the 76ers selected USC center Nikola Vucevic. This is the guy the Sixers had targeted all along as they feel he will be a strong pro and be able to contribute immediately in the frontcourt. Vucevic averaged 17.1 points and 10.3 rebounds a game last season... Read more

Fagan: Sixers Draft Plans

Wednesday, June 22, 2011, 11:26 AM
Video: CineSport’s Noah Coslov and the Inquirer’s Kate Fagan discuss the Sixers' options in the 2011 NBA Draft and whether a draft day trade involving Andre Iguodala can be expected. Each week, Kate will check in from the road and answer fan questions about the Sixers. Click here to... Read more

Live NBA Draft chat

Wednesday, June 22, 2011, 7:49 PM
Join The Inquirer's Marc Narducci for a live chat during the 2011 NBA Draft, starting at 7 p.m. Thursday. You'll also get updates on the 76ers and local college players from The Inquirer's Kate Fagan and Keith Pompey, and the Daily News' Bob Cooney. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow... 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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