Thursday, November 26, 2015

Canaan, Wilbekin could nab a 2G spot

Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 7:40 AM
The 76ers could have more than three point guards on the regular-season roster. The extra player or players would just slide over to shooting guard. “You know you look at [Scottie] Wilbekin … and say he’s a two-guard,” Sixers coach Brett Brown said. “He can shoot, and... Read more

Sixers Insiders: McConnell showing impressive stuff in preseason

Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 2:58 PM
On today's Sixers Insiders, The Inquirer's Marc Narducci & Keith Pompey discuss how Nerlens Noel and Jahlil Okafor are starting to jell in the preseason & praise the play of guard T.J. McConnell. Read more

Nik Stauskas close to returning

Sunday, October 18, 2015, 12:42 PM
BROOKLYN - The Sixers expect Nik Stauskas to return to practice this week in advance of Friday’s final preseason game. The shooting guard has been sidelined for almost two weeks after suffering a right tibial stress reaction during training camp. “I believe he’s going to play Friday... Read more

Wroten could be sidelined until December

Thursday, October 15, 2015, 3:04 PM
76ers fans shouldn't get excited about Tony Wroten and Kendall Marshall participating in skeleton drills at practice. "They are a ways away" from playing in games, Sixers coach Brett Brown said after practice Thursday at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. "I feel like you always get... Read more

Okafor practices, won't play vs. Wizards

Thursday, October 15, 2015, 2:11 PM
Jahlil Okafor will miss his second consecutive game because of a sore right knee when the 76ers host the Washington Wizards in Friday’s preseason game at the Wells Fargo Center. The Sixers rookie center, however, did practice for the first time in three days Thursday at Philadelphia College... Read more

Sixers Insiders: Jahlil Okafor set for opener?

Thursday, October 15, 2015, 11:34 AM
Will Jahlil Okafor, who's missed time with a knee injury, be ready for the season opener? On today's Sixers Insiders, The Inquirer's Marc Narducci and Keith Pompey discuss this and other injuries. Read more

Okafor remains out with sore knee

Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 1:12 PM
Jahlil Okafor was held out of practice Tuesday because of his sore knee. The rookie center's status for Friday's preseason game against the Washington Wizards is unknown. "It's just precautionary stuff," Sixers coach Brett Brown said. "Right now, we can't make any comment if he's going to play or... Read more

Undrafted Wood plays with chip on shoulder

Monday, October 12, 2015, 11:56 PM
NEW YORK – Christian Wood tried to diplomatic. The 76ers undrafted rookie free agent said it was nice to play in Madison Square Garden. Then Wood added that he would have preferred to win Monday’s preseason game instead of losing 94-88 to the New York Knicks. But the 6-foot-11, 220-pound... Read more

Okafor, Noel out vs. Knicks

Monday, October 12, 2015, 12:52 PM
NEW YORK – Fans looking to get a glimpse of Nerlens Noel and Jahlil Okafor team up against the New York Knicks on Columbus Day are out of luck. The 76ers version of the Twin Towers will be sidelined for Monday night’s matchup at Madison Square Garden. Noel, a 6-foot-11, 223-pound power... Read more

Point guards come up big for Sixers

Saturday, October 10, 2015, 10:49 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. – Point guards Isaiah Canaan and T.J. McConnell came up big in the 76ers’ 97-95 victory over the Brooklyn Nets at Times Union Center. McConnell , an undrafted rookie reserve, scored what turned out to be the game-winning basket in the closing seconds Saturday. Meanwhile... 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
Marc Narducci Inquirer Staff Writer
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