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Archive: March, 2011

Brand: "It was an 'OK' trip"

Sunday, March 20, 2011, 1:05 AM
Basically, the 76ers salvaged this road trip. With the way it began, it looked like a possibly disastrous five-game swing. Instead, the Sixers began playing good basketball, won two in a row over the Los Angeles Clippers and Sacramento Kings, and then came into tonight's game at the Rose Garden undermanned... Read more

Iguodala out against Trail Blazers

Saturday, March 19, 2011, 1:31 AM
The 76ers now have sole possession of sixth place in the Eastern Conference. On Friday night, the Sixers blew out the Sacramento Kings, 102-80, while the New York Knicks lost. Here inside Power Balance Pavilion, Sixers coach Doug Collins had his team focused on getting this win on the first night... Read more

Brand calls Rose's comment "ignorant"

Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 10:15 PM
There's a lot of context around the recent ESPN documentary of Michigan's Fab Five, which aired Sunday. The documentary itself is riveting, but it seems to have taken on a life of its own with the comments from Fab Five member, Jalen Rose, who currently works as an ESPN analyst. (Also of note, Rose... Read more

Fagan: 'Cadillac' Time

Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 5:08 PM
Video: The Inquirer's Kate Fagan says that the Sixers' two recent losses aren't a reason for panic and discusses which team would be the biggest playoff hurdle. Read more

A step toward worrisome

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 1:30 AM
Minutes after Monday night's overtime loss to the Utah Jazz, 76ers coach Doug Collins used phrases like "concerned," and, "terrible," and "frustrated," and "not liking what I see." For so much of the game, the Sixers looked disinterested and disengaged. Their saving grace on this night was their swarming... Read more

76ers come to screeching halt

Saturday, March 12, 2011, 11:48 PM
Don't panic just yet. I know it seems like a panicky situation: a 28-point loss to the Milwaukee Bucks. Really -- you could ask yourself -- what's the point of gutting out a victory over the Boston Celtics if you're just going to turn around and get absolutely demolished by the Milwaukee Bucks? Not... Read more

Fast Break Points Could Be Key Against Boston

Friday, March 11, 2011, 2:48 PM
The 76ers will look to run tonight against a Boston Celtics team that is unforgiving on defense. The Celtics are allowing the second fewest number of points per game in the NBA (91.86). Only Chicago at 91.43 has done better. Against a team like Boston, the Sixers will need to score some fast break... Read more

Sixers Close The Deal in Beating Celtics

Saturday, March 12, 2011, 12:10 AM
Before recapping Friday's 89-86 win over the Boston Celtics, we present the best news of the evening - Kate returns from assignment to cover the Sixers beginning Saturday in Milwaukee. Wow, we can hear the cheering through the computer and rightly so. Anyway, the Sixers again showed their ability... Read more

Video: Sixers edge Celtics, 89-86

Friday, March 11, 2011, 11:56 PM
Video: The Inquirer's Marc Narducci breaks down the Sixers 89-86 win over the Boston Celtics Friday night. Each week, Kate will check in from the road and answer fan questions about the Sixers. Click here to ask Kate a question or e-mail her at Download our new iPhone/Android... Read more

Video: Sixers roll with Thunder but fall in OT

Thursday, March 10, 2011, 1:00 AM
Video: Kevin Durant powered the Thunder into overtime where the Sixers didn't have the energy to keep up with Oklahoma City. The Inquirer's Marc Narducci reports from the Wells Fargo Center. Download our new iPhone/Android app for all of Kate's Sixers coverage, plus app-exclusive analysis and... 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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