Monday, August 31, 2015

Sixers fall to 0-2 in summer league

Monday, July 13, 2015, 12:46 AM
LAS VEGAS – The Boston Celtics defeated the 76ers, 85-76, in Sunday night's NBA Summer League matchup at Thomas & Mack Center. Scottie Wilbenkin paced the Sixers (0-2) with 19 points on 6-for-13 shooting. He made 4 of 8 three-pointers. Wilbenkin was 0-for-13 on three-pointers in the 2014... Read more

Okafor to miss Celtics game

Sunday, July 12, 2015, 5:01 PM
LAS VEGAS – Folks flocking to Thomas & Mack Center just to see Jahlil Okafor play Sunday night against the Boston Celtics will be disappointed. The 76ers center, point guard T.J. McConnell and possibly J.P. Tokoto will miss the matchup. All three played in last week’s Utah Jazz Summer... Read more

Hinkie expects Embiid to miss season after 2nd surgery

Saturday, July 11, 2015, 1:08 PM
LAS VEGAS - Suddenly, the 76ers find themselves with more questions in their frontcourt. Joel Embiid, who was selected third in last summer's draft, will have a second surgery on his right foot and is expected to miss all of next season, the team announced Saturday night after an Inquirer report earlier... Read more

Hometown hero Jackson gets start

Saturday, July 11, 2015, 10:47 AM
LAS VEGAS -- It was a light-hearted moment when 76ers assistant coach Lloyd Pierce walked over to Pierre Jackson to explain why the point guard would start in Saturday night’s NBA Summer League game against the Los Angeles Lakers. Jackson is a Las Vegas native and former standout at the city’s... Read more

McRae day-to-day with toe sprain

Saturday, July 11, 2015, 1:42 AM
76ers guard Jordan McRae is listed day-to-day with a right toe sprain. The 6-foot-5, 185-pounder did not participate in Friday’s practice at the UNLV’s Lied Gymnasium. The Sixers open the NBA Summer League against the Los Angeles Lakers on 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center... Read more

Sixers trade with Kings official

Friday, July 10, 2015, 7:34 PM
LAS VEGAS – Nik Stauskas, Jason Thompson and Carl Landry are officially 76ers. The Sixers trade with the Sacramento Kings became official Friday evening as the team acquired Stauskas, the two veteran post players, a 2018 protected first-round pick and the option to swap 2016 and 2017 first-rounders... Read more

Report: Holmes out with fractured elbow

Friday, July 10, 2015, 9:53 AM
SALT LAKE CITY -- RealGM is reporting that 76ers power forward Richaun Holmes will miss six to eight weeks with a fractured right elbow. The 37th pick in June 25 NBA draft, who competed in the Utah Jazz Summer League, is flying back to Philadelphia for an evaluation, according to a source. The team... Read more

Sixers chat with Keith Pompey

Friday, July 10, 2015, 12:31 AM
Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey for a chat about everything Sixers starting at 11 a.m. Read more

No decision yet on Embiid

Thursday, July 9, 2015, 9:07 PM
SALT LAKE CITY - The 76ers have yet to decide on Joel Embiid's playing status and are still acquiring information regarding the healing of his right foot. "No change as of yet," Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie said Thursday. "A number of meetings are happening about that, even one today. But we... Read more

Sixers add Todd Wright to staff

Thursday, July 9, 2015, 4:33 PM
SALT LAKE CITY – The 76ers announced Thursday the hiring of Todd Wright as assistant coach/head of strength and conditioning. Jesse Wright, the Sixers' previous head strength and conditioning coach, has been promoted to the newly created performance science position. Todd Wright, no relation... 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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