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Archive: April, 2012

Collins has made mistakes, too, Turner being the biggest

Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 11:24 AM
Perhaps my last post left the impression that I’m of the belief that the 76ers players are the sole custodians of this rapidly disintegrating season that at one point set you aflutter with visions of basketball at Wells Fargo Center weeks and maybe even a month after the conclusion of the regular... Read more

In: Vucevic and Meeks. Out: Hawes and Turner.

Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 7:25 PM
NEWARK - About 45 minutes before the 76ers were set to play a crucial game against the New Jersey Nets Tuesday at the Prudential Center, Sixers coach Doug Collins announced that he was removing guard Evan Turner and center Spencer Hawes from the starting lineup and replacing them with Jodie Meeks... Read more

76ers in need of a character check

Monday, April 9, 2012, 2:51 PM
It’s kind of hard for me to get this notion out of my head that the 76ers have bailed on coach Doug Collins and tuned him out. Let’s back up for a minute. Wasn’t this the case when Eddie Jordan was here? Didn’t this team – with virtually the same core of players –... Read more

Fading 76ers outlasted by Magic

Sunday, April 8, 2012, 3:29 AM
Video: Elton Brand and the struggling 76ers discuss their 88-82 loss to the Orlando Magic on Saturday night. John Mitchell of the Inquirer reports from the Wells Fargo Center. Read more

Must-win for Sixers & Magic

Saturday, April 7, 2012, 2:46 PM
When the 76ers host the Orlando Magic tonight, it will not only be a case of two teams desperate for a win, but both trying to overcome off-court drama. A day after Sixers coach Doug Collins gave no credence to a blog post that suggested he had lost his team, the dysfunctional Magic strolled into... Read more

Frustrated Collins Threatens Lineup Changes

Sunday, April 8, 2012, 12:09 AM
The starters have been put on hold. Doug Collins said he would give his starters one more chance before looking into making changes. He referred to the 76ers slow starts in the first and third quarters of Saturday’s 88-82 loss to the Orlando Magic as evidence that the starting units aren’t... 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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