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Archive: April, 2011

Truth being revealed

Monday, April 18, 2011, 11:48 PM
Here's the difference between the Miami Heat and the 76ers. In the first quarter of Saturday's opening game, the Sixers delivered their best shot. They scored 31 points, shot over 60 percent from the floor, led 31-19, and were bouncing all around the court. What happened? Miami was knocked slightly... Read more

Wade likely to play; Miami makes adjustments

Monday, April 18, 2011, 11:04 AM
Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade, who missed yesterday's off-day practice with a migraine, attended this morning's shootaround at AmericanAirlines Arena and will almost certainly be available for tonight's Game 2 against the 76ers. Wade's teammates were calling him "blade" because he's sporting some... Read more

Howard defensive player of the year; Iguodala 8th in voting

Monday, April 18, 2011, 5:02 PM
The NBA announced today that Dwight Howard is the winner of the Kia Defensive Player of the Year Award. It's Howard's third-straight year winning the award. 76ers swingman Andre Iguodala finished eighth in the voting, getting 0 first-place votes, 5 second-place votes, and 14 third-place votes. For... Read more

76ers' necessary adjustments

Sunday, April 17, 2011, 12:51 PM
76ers are on the court right now at AmericanAirlines Arena. They have this one practice session, and then tomorrow morning's shoot around, before Monday night's second game against the Miami Heat. Miami won Game 1 of this first-round, best-of-seven series on Saturday afternoon, defeating the Sixers... Read more

Video: Chris Bosh talks about Thaddeus Young's defense

Sunday, April 17, 2011, 10:55 PM
Chris Bosh of the Miami Heat talks about being defended by the 76ers' Thaddeus Young, who was wearing only one shoe for part of Game 1. Read more

Video: Dwyane Wade misses practice

Sunday, April 17, 2011, 3:38 PM
Video: Marc Narducci of the Inquirer reports the Heat's Dwyane Wade missed practice on Sunday in Miami because of migraines. For video of Erik Spoelstra talking about Wade's absence, CLICK HERE. And to read our earlier post about adjustments the Sixers must make before Monday night's Game 2, click... Read more

Sixers miss an opportunity

Sunday, April 17, 2011, 12:02 AM
Video: The Inquirer's Kate Fagan breaks down the Sixers 97-89 loss to the Miami Heat in Game 1 with The Sun-Sentinel's Ira Winderman. Read more

Video: Do Heat respect the Sixers?

Friday, April 15, 2011, 2:03 PM
Do the Miami Heat respect the Sixers? The Inquirer's Marc Narducci tackles that question in Friday's video report from Miami. 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 kfagan@phillynews.com. Download... Read more

Video: Heat prepare for Sixers

Friday, April 15, 2011, 9:16 AM
Video: Marc Narducci reports from Miami as the Sixers prepare to open the playoffs Saturday against the Heat. 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 kfagan@phillynews.com. Download our new iPhone/Android... Read more

Iguodala & Williams active

Friday, April 15, 2011, 7:16 PM
Pre-game Update: Both swingman Andre Iguodala (right knee tendinitis) and Lou Williams (right hamstring strain) will play today against the Miami Heat. The Sixers had listed both players as "game-time decisions," but there was little doubt both would be active. Iguodala will start at small forward... 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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