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Archive: January, 2012

Hawes A Game-Time Decision; Vucevic Doubtful For Monday

Sunday, January 22, 2012, 2:32 PM
The 76ers have listed center Spencer Hawes as a game-time decision for Monday’s home matchup against the Washington Wizards. In addition, rookie center Nikola Vucevic is listed as doubtful with a left knee quad strain. Hawes has missed three consecutive games with a strained left Achilles. Vucevic... Read more

Sixers Place High Priority On Atlanta Win

Friday, January 20, 2012, 11:42 PM
Even a shortened NBA season is long, so in the course of 66 games, many are running together. So it’s difficult in the first month to characterize something this early as a big game, but that’s how the 76ers approached Friday’s matchup with the Atlanta Hawks. The Sixers looked like... Read more

Hawes Out Tonight

Friday, January 20, 2012, 11:10 AM
Center Spencer Hawes said following this morning’s shootaround that he would not play in tonight’s 76ers game against the Atlanta Hawks at the Wells Fargo Center. Hawes is suffering from an Achilles injury that forced him to miss Wednesday’s 108-104 overtime loss to the visiting Denver... Read more

Hawes Also Ruled Out For Saturday

Friday, January 20, 2012, 6:23 PM
In addition to missing tonight’s game for the 76ers against the Atlanta Hawks, Spencer Hawes will also sit out tomorrow in Miami against the Heat. Sixers coach Doug Collins said that the team wants to be cautious with Hawes, who is suffering from a left Achilles strain. “He won’t... Read more

Turner feels 'fine to go tomorrow'

Tuesday, January 17, 2012, 2:16 PM
Video: The Inquirer's Marc Narducci talks with Sixers guard Evan Turner about his recent right thigh injury and his hopes to play Wednesday against the Nuggets after missing Monday's game against the Bucks. Read more

Fans warming up to Iguodala?

Tuesday, January 17, 2012, 4:54 PM
Andre Iguodala has never truly captivated the fans of Philadelphia, despite possessing the type of versatile all-around game that any team would desire. It says here that Iguodala has been held in higher esteem outside of Philadelphia during what has been a sometimes stormy eight-year career. The... Read more

Bucks expect Bogut to face Sixers

Sunday, January 15, 2012, 5:03 PM
Milwaukee Bucks center Andrew Bogut is expected to face the Sixers in Monday’s 2 p.m. matchup at the Wells Fargo Center. Bogut suffered concussion-like symptoms in Thursday win over Detroit. Under the league’s new concussion protocol, he was prohibited from playing until passing a series... Read more

Young puts up numbers despite not having number called

Saturday, January 14, 2012, 11:43 PM
WASHINGTON -- Doug Collins marvels over the unselfish play of Thaddeus Young. Here is a player who has his number called very rarely, but always seems to find a way to score. That is the height of efficiency. “I ran one play for him tonight,” Collins said following Saturday's 103-90 win... Read more

Video: Meeks, Sixers cruise past Wizards

Saturday, January 14, 2012, 3:56 AM
Video: Jodie Meeks tied his career-high with 26 points to lift the Sixers over the Wizards in a 120-89 victory at the Wells Fargo Center. John Mitchell of the Inquirer reports. Read more

Sixers, Pacers on similar paths

Monday, January 9, 2012, 5:02 PM
When Michael Jackson sang "Man in the Mirror" more than a quarter of a century ago, he doubtlessly didn’t think that it would be applicable to an NBA game between the Indiana Pacers and the Philadelphia 76ers. But there is a huge irony here. Last spring, the Sixers and the Pacers were the seventh... 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 Staff Writer
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