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Archive: July, 2009

Miller finalizing deal with Portland

Friday, July 24, 2009, 2:25 PM
Andre Miller's agent, Andy Miller, has confirmed that within 24 hours Andre Miller will be a Portland Trailblazer. Andy Miller said the two parties are "finalizing" the deal today and it should become official within 24 hours. His client, who has been the 76ers starting point guard for the... Read more

76ers sign Holiday

Tuesday, July 21, 2009, 2:43 PM
The 76ers have announced they have signed first-round draft pick (17th overall) Jrue Holiday. Holiday's signing is no surprise, but it does at least cross off one off-season item from the Sixers' agenda. The Sixers do not comment on salary numbers, but the NBA's sliding pay scale for first-round picks... Read more

Last Game

Friday, July 10, 2009, 1:43 PM
It's halftime of the Sixers/Nets final game at the Orlando Pro Summer League. With the score 42-35, the Boston Celtics ahead, it looks as if the Sixers/Nets will finish this 5-game league winless. Considering the Sixers only have three players -- Jrue Holiday, Marreese Speights, and Dionte Christmas... Read more

Stefanski discusses Miller situation

Wednesday, July 8, 2009, 12:51 PM
Just after the Sixers/Nets held shootaround from 11-12 today at the RDX Sportsplex in Orlando, Sixers General Manager Ed Stefanski talked about the official opening of free agency and what that means for the Sixers, specifically point guard Andre Miller. Here's Stefanski's answers to questions about... Read more

Summer League Game 2

Tuesday, July 7, 2009, 4:48 PM
The Sixers/Nets Summer League team plays its second game today at 5 p.m., this one against the Utah Jazz. Since these games are tough to really evalute, the only really interesting story line is that Utah's first-round pick is point guard Eric Maynor from VCU. Obviously, Maynor's name was circulating... Read more

Holiday, Speights, and Christmas

Monday, July 6, 2009, 2:30 PM
I know Deep Sixer has been dormant for a few days, but we're back up and running. So the talk the last week has been about free agent point guard Andre Miller and whether the 76ers will reach an agreement with last year's starting guard, or whether Sixers General Manager Ed Stefanski will execute... Read more

Summer League Game 1

Monday, July 6, 2009, 3:37 PM
It's halftime of the first game at the Orlando Pro Summer League. It's the Sixers/Nets vs. the Indiana Pacers. If you want to watch the live on-line stream of the games, click here: Summer League. The Sixers/Nets team started: G Jrue Holiday, G-F Jason Ellis (Memphis), G-F Terrence Williams (Louisville)... 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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