Friday, July 3, 2015

Report: Mudiay to work out for Sixers on June 16

Monday, June 8, 2015, 9:52 AM
Emmanuel Mudiay is expected to have dinner with the 76ers on June 15 and work out for the team the next day, according to SNY.TV. The 6-foot-5, 205-pound point guard is projected as a top-five pick in the June 25 draft, and could go as high as third to the Sixers. The 19-year-old averaged 18.0 points... Read more

Newbill to work out for Sixers

Thursday, June 4, 2015, 3:38 PM
Former Strawberry Mansion and Penn State standout D.J. Newbill will work out for the 76ers on Friday. The draft stock of the 6-foot-4, 210-pound guard has grown with impressive workouts. Once projected to go undrafted, Newbill could hear his name called in the second round. He has worked out for... Read more

Gray, McConnell work out for Sixers

Friday, May 29, 2015, 12:58 PM
Former Delaware State post player Kendall Gray and former Arizona point guard T.J. McConnell are working out for the 76ers on Friday. Gray and Alan Williams of UC Santa Barbara were the NCAA Division I rebounding co-leaders (11.8 per game) in the NCAA Division I. The 6-foot-9, 240-pound Gray also... Read more

Sixers to host Nets in Albany

Thursday, May 28, 2015, 8:31 AM
The 76ers will host the Brooklyn Nets in a preseason game at Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y. on Oct. 10. Game time is 3 p.m. The contest will mark the Sixers’ fourth preseason appearance in Albany. It will be their first since defeating the New York Knicks, 88-83, on Oct. 16, 1997. Jerry... Read more

Sixers to work out La Salle's Wright

Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 1:23 PM
The 76ers will work out former La Salle and Dobbins High standout Jerrell Wright on Thursday. The 6-foot-9, 245-pound post player averaged 12.1 points, 6.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists as a senior this past season for the Explorers. The second-team all-Big-Five selection shot 60.3 percent from the field... Read more

Sixers target Christmas making late mother proud

Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 4:50 AM
Landra "Jenny" Hamid would have loved this process, her son believes. And Rakeem Christmas also has no doubt that his mother, who died of kidney failure, a complication of lupus, will be looking down in amazement during the June 25 NBA draft. "She's proud of me," said Christmas, 23, whose mother died... Read more

Lakers considering Russell with 2d pick

Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 9:15 PM
D’Angelo Russell could be drafted by the time the 76ers select third overall in the June 25 NBA draft. The Los Angeles Lakers plan to bring in Russell along with centers Karl-Anthony Towns and Jahlil Okafor for workouts. The Lakers haven’t ruled out using the second pick on Russell, a... Read more

Sixers chat with Keith Pompey

Friday, May 22, 2015, 12:48 AM
Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey for a chat about everything Sixers starting at 1 p.m. Read more

Noel named to All-Rookie team

Monday, May 18, 2015, 4:04 PM
No surprise here. The NBA announced on Monday that Nerlens Noel was voted to the league’s All-Rookie First Team. The 76ers power forward/center received 125 first-team votes out of a possible 130. “I’m thankful to be on the first team with a great group of young players,”... Read more

Hollis-Jefferson 'steps ahead of my generation'

Friday, May 15, 2015, 2:48 PM
CHICAGO -- Rondae Hollis-Jefferson’s offense still needs some work. But his defensive skills are the reason why he could be selected in the middle of the first round of next month’s NBA draft. And the former Chester High and Arizona standout knows it. “Right now, I’ll say... 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 Inquirer Staff Writer
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