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Archive: March, 2012

Run, Evan, Run

Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 10:31 PM
The Sixers had a chance Wednesday to run, and they did. They ran the Celtics out of the Wells Fargo Center, 103-71. Boston played on tired legs, coming off consecutive overtime wins -- both at home. It was clear from early in the game the Celtics weren't in a running mood. They weren't pushing the... Read more

Atlantic Division still Sixers' to lose

Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 9:13 PM
Here's what we learned Wednesday night: The Atlantic Division is still very much in the 76ers' hands. It's not that the Sixers are the best team. They may be, they may not. Better than the Celtics of Garnett, Allen, Pierce and Rondo? Too close to call really, especially since it would be tough to... Read more

Video: Rose, Bulls top 76ers

Monday, March 5, 2012, 6:04 AM
The Sixers couldn't close out a win at the end in a neck-and-neck battle against the Chicago Bulls. Derrick Rose scored 35 points as the 76ers fell, 96-91. The Inquirer's John N. Mitchell reports from the Wells Fargo Center Read more

Chamberlain or Jordan? Why, Jordan, of course

Monday, March 5, 2012, 5:10 PM
There is no athlete more mythologized than Wilt Chamberlain is in his hometown. He could palm a 16-pound bowling ball. He could grab money off of the top of a backboard. Here’s a fact: He was and still is the greatest statistical athlete in the history of any team sport in North American history... Read more

Second half spark leads 76ers to victory

Saturday, March 3, 2012, 3:30 AM
Video: Lou Williams, Elton Brand and Andre Iguodala led the Sixers to a 105-83 victory over the Warriors on Friday night. John Mitchell of the Inquirer reports from the Wells Fargo Center. Read more

Falk not pressuring Sixers to play Turner

Friday, March 2, 2012, 3:26 PM
One-time super-agent David Falk has been conspicuous in his presence around the 76ers locker room in recent days, but don’t read too much into this. Falk, who has represented Michael Jordan and Allen Iverson in the past, just represents a few players these days, and two of them, Elton Brand... Read more

Sixers Continue To Struggle In Close Games

Thursday, March 1, 2012, 3:34 PM
It has become more than just a passing trend. The 76ers are 2-10 in games that have been decided by seven or fewer points following Wednesday’s 92-88 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder. What is interesting is that of those 12 games, 10 came against teams that entered Thursday with a .500 or better... 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.

Keith Pompey Staff Writer
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