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Archive: December, 2012

Successful Hawes = successful Sixers

Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 2:35 PM
The reason 76ers coach Doug Collins said of Spencer Hawes following his 15-point, eight-rebound game, “God, I wish I could bottle Spencer tonight” is rather obvious. When Hawes plays well this season, the Sixers (12-9) usually win. Headed into Wednesday’s game with Chicago the Sixers... Read more

ESPN's Bayless: Sixers suckers in Bynum trade

Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 6:24 PM
According to Skip Bayless of ESPN, there’s really no reason for the 76ers to await anxiously the results of Andrew Bynum’s Dec. 20 checkup. Bayless, one of the hosts on ESPN’s “First Take,” said on Tuesday’s show that the Sixers were the suckers in the four-team... Read more

Headaches behind him, Maalik Wayns returns to normal

Thursday, December 6, 2012, 4:43 PM
Maalik Wayns admits that the head injury he suffered in the final game of the preseason had him scared. “It lasted a couple of weeks and I didn’t know what it was,” Wayns said of the headaches that followed. “I didn’t have a concussion but I was having headaches and feeling... Read more

Sixers susceptible to threes this season

Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 4:15 PM
One of the areas where the 76ers knew that losing Andre Iguodala would be problematic was defense along the perimeter. In their 105-88 loss to Minnesota, the Timberwolves hit a Sixers opponent season-high tying 13 three-pointers (52 percent). What’ so scary about that is that the Timberwolves... Read more

Sixers prepare to face Love, Timberwolves

Monday, December 3, 2012, 4:18 PM
Video: Doug Collins and Thaddeus Young talk about facing Kevin Love as they prepare for the Timberwolves. For video of Spencer Hawes talking to the media, click here. 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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