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Archive: July, 2011

Sneak peek: New 76ers owner Joshua Harris

Friday, July 29, 2011, 10:59 AM
First, thanks to everyone who either emailed or Tweeted a question about the 76ers. As I mentioned in yesterday's blog, we're going to do our best to keep things relevant here on Deep Sixer even if the NBA lockout is making it difficult. If you want to follow on Twitter, I'm closing in on 5,000 followers... Read more

76ers: an update

Thursday, July 28, 2011, 10:41 AM
This NBA lockout is making life very quiet within the 76ers. Here's the update on a handful of Sixers' issues: 1.) The team's annual Summer Beach Bash in Avalon, N.J. is this Saturday. In past years, there would always be at least two or three players present. Obviously, this summer is different.... Read more

Magee tweaking Turner's shot

Thursday, July 14, 2011, 1:41 PM
It's been too long since we were actually able to talk about basketball itself. At least six weeks on the potential first-round draft pick, and about the same amount of time focusing on exactly when Comcast-Spectacor's deal to sell the 76ers would be completed, and throughout it all monitoring any... Read more

Stefanski leading candidate for Toronto position

Thursday, July 14, 2011, 9:56 PM
76ers general manager Ed Stefanski is one of three candidates for the Toronto Raptors' vacant GM position, Yahoo! Sports is reporting tonight. Yahoo! lists the other two candidates as former New Orleans Hornets' GM Jeff Bower and San Antonio Spurs assistant GM Dennis Lindsey. Stefanski is currently... Read more

Sixers chat with Kate Fagan, 1 p.m.

Thursday, July 14, 2011, 6:19 PM
Join the Inquirer's Kate Fagan as she answers your questions on the new Sixers owners, the NBA lockout, and the upcoming season in a live chat on Friday, July 15 at 1 p.m. On a mobile phone? Ask Kate a question by click HERE! Read more

76ers sale deal is done

Wednesday, July 13, 2011, 6:03 PM
Comcast-Spectacor has finalized a deal to sell 76ers to a group of investors led by New York billionaire Joshua Harris. Both sides have agreed to terms and the deal is now in the hands of the NBA's Board of Governors, pending approval. Sources have put the value of the deal at approximately $280 million... Read more

Deal to sell 76ers in final stage

Tuesday, July 12, 2011, 3:17 PM
Although Comcast-Spectacor's deal to sell the 76ers to a group of investors led by New York billionaire Joshua Harris is "still not done," multiple sources around the negotiation have confirmed that the deal is in its final stages and that an announcement is expected soon, likely within the next few... Read more

Fagan: Locking out the Sixers

Friday, July 1, 2011, 2:36 PM
Video: The Inquirer's Kate Fagan discusses how the NBA lockout affects the Sixers and how she sees it playing out with CineSport's Noah Coslov. Each week, Kate will check in from the road and answer fan questions about the Sixers. Click here to ask Kate a question or e-mail her at kfagan@phillynews... 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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