Monday, November 24, 2014
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Winning is only thing for struggling Nelson

Friday, November 14, 2014, 12:34 AM
DALLAS - Jameer Nelson's numbers are the worst of his career. The former Chester High and St. Joseph's standout signed with the Dallas Mavericks in the offseason after a decade with the Orlando Magic. The point guard averaged 12.6 points and 5.4 assists over his career in Orlando. He finished with... Read more

Carter-Williams expects to come off bench

Thursday, November 13, 2014, 2:33 PM
DALLAS – 76ers coach Brett Brown said at Thursday morning’s shootaround that had not picked a starting lineup for that night’s matchup against the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center. It appears Michael Carter-Williams won’t be listed in that group when Brown announces... Read more

Nelson not taking hometown Sixers lightly

Thursday, November 13, 2014, 12:45 PM
DALLAS – Jameer Nelson was asked a question similar to what all 76ers' opponents will be asked this season. Following Thursday morning’s shootaround, the Dallas Mavericks point guard was asked how you do guys get up to play a team that’s 0-7. The Mavs host the winless Sixers Thursday... Read more

76ers vs. Dallas Mavericks at a glance

Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 4:42 PM
76ers vs. Dallas Mavericks at a Glance UP NEXT TEAMS: 76ers (0-7) vs. Mavericks (5-3) WHEN: 8:30 p.m. Thursday WHERE: American Airlines Center BROADCASTS: TV – Comcast SportsNet, RADIO – 97.5 FM SOCIAL MEDIA COVERAGE: TWITTER – @PompeyOnSixers, INSTAGRAM – PompeyOneSixers 411... Read more

McDaniels makes case to be Sixers starter

Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 7:37 AM
A growing portion of 76ers fans are wondering why K.J. McDaniels isn’t in the starting lineup. Understandably so. The rookie guard has been the team’s most exciting player. Yes, even more exciting than Tony Wroten, who averages a team-best 21.9 points. McDaniels, a former Clemson standout... Read more

Sixers likely to sign Covington

Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 10:57 PM
The Sixers are making arrangements to call up Robert Covington for the Grand Rapids Drive of the NBA Development League team. To make room, the NBA team will have to waive someone from its 15-man roster. The 6-foot-9 , 215-pound forward played in seven games last season with the Houston Rockets... Read more

Sixers salute vets on Veterans Day

Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 6:53 PM
Tuesday’s non-basketball topic at 76ers practice was about Veterans Day. “I was going around the room and asking people if their family had people in the military and where and why and when,” said coach Brett Brown, following the team’s practice on the day of the national holiday... Read more

Sixers sign Gordon, release Thomas

Monday, November 10, 2014, 3:09 PM
So it begins. The 76ers made their first roster mover of the regular-season Monday, waiving injured power forward Malcolm Thomas and calling up Drew Gordon from the Delaware 87ers. The Sevens are the Sixers’ NBA Development League team. Gordon appeared in six preseason games with the Sixers... Read more

'Best' & 'Worst' awards: Sixers vs. Raptors

Monday, November 10, 2014, 12:50 AM
TORONTO – This is my look at some of the best and worst performances from the Toronto Raptors’ 120-88 victory over the 76ers on Sunday night at the Air Canada Centre. Best performance: This award could have easily gone to nine different Raptors. Yet, I’ve opted to give it DeMar DeRozen... Read more

76ers rookie Nerlens Noel to miss second consecutive game

Sunday, November 9, 2014, 11:45 AM
TORONTO -- 76ers post players Nerlens Noel and Malcolm Thomas won’t play Sunday night against the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre. This will be the second consecutive game they missed due to injuries. Noel, a 6-foot-11, 217-pounder center/power forward, is dealing with a sprained left ankle... 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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