Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Sixers decline qualifying offers to Sims, Robinson III

Tuesday, June 30, 2015, 10:26 PM
It appears the tenures of center Henry Sims and swingman Glen Robinson III as 76ers are over. The team declined to make qualifying offers to the two Tuesday, making them unrestricted free agents. Free agency begins at midnight. Sims would have made $1.18 million for the 2015-16 season from the... Read more

Sixers summer-league rosters set

Tuesday, June 30, 2015, 6:26 PM
Jahlil Okafor, the third overall pick in last week’s NBA draft, and undrafted rookie free agent T.J. McConnell are the only players scheduled to represent the 76ers in both the Utah Jazz and NBA summer leagues. The Jazz summer league is in Salt Lake City from July 6-9. The NBA league is in... Read more

Report: Nets targeting 76ers' Thomas Robinson

Tuesday, June 30, 2015, 12:16 PM
Are the Brooklyn Nets Thomas Robinson’s next destination? The New York Post is reporting the Nets will target the 76ers reserve power forward when free agency begins Wednesday. Robinson will become an unrestricted free agent at midnight. That's when players can agree to new deals, They can’t... Read more

Sixers to sign Arizona point guard McConnell.

Friday, June 26, 2015, 10:22 PM
The 76ers will sign Arizona point guard T.J. McConnell to a partially guaranteed contract on Friday. “T.J. said he had a good feeling about a couple of teams, and Philadelphia was one of them.” McConnell’s father, Tim, told the Arizona Republic. “He’s going to give it... Read more

Hinkie: Peers 'raved' about Okafor

Friday, June 26, 2015, 12:27 PM
In between traveling to see prospects in person, watching film, and talking with coaches on the phone, Sam Hinkie has a less conventional way of assessing talent and potential. The 76ers general manager talks to players about other players because they've met on AAU, high school, and college courts... Read more

Chester's Hollis-Jefferson reacts to being traded on draft night

Friday, June 26, 2015, 1:42 AM
NEW YORK -- Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had a natural reaction following his first few hours as an NBA player. Hollis-Jefferson, the 6-foot-7 sophomore from Arizona and a former Chester High standout, got to see right away the business side of the sport when he was selected on the first round by the Portland... Read more

NBA draft chat with John Mitchell

Thursday, June 25, 2015, 3:47 PM
NEW YORK - The 76ers took the best available player, who just happens to be another towering post player. The team selected Duke center Jahlil Okafor with the third pick in the NBA draft Thursday night at the Barclays Center at Brooklyn. The Sixers were expected to take Ohio State guard D'Angelo... Read more

Report: NBPA investigating Sixers for possible violation

Tuesday, June 23, 2015, 12:48 PM
The 76ers just can’t get a break. RealGM is reporting that the National Basketball Players Association informed agents on Monday that it is researching the Sixers for a possible violation of a collective bargaining agreement. This meeting came on the same day that it was revealed that Dario... Read more

Report: Saric not joining Sixers next season

Monday, June 22, 2015, 2:00 PM
As expected, Dario Saric has decided to remain with Anadolu Efes of the Turkish Basketball League for at least another season. The 76ers were negotiating with Anadolu Efes to bring the forward to the NBA next season. But Saric's agent, Jeff Schwartz, told ESPN that his client won't play for the Sixers... Read more

Winslow works out for Sixers

Friday, June 19, 2015, 2:46 PM
Former Duke forward Justise Winslow worked out for the 76ers on Friday, a league source said. Winslow, listed at 6-foot-6 and 221 pounds, got to the basket at will in a workout that included the Sixers getting a second look at Delaware State power forward/center Kendall Gray. The Sixers were among... 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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