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Archive: April, 2011

76ers open against Miami on Saturday

Wednesday, April 13, 2011, 1:10 PM
The NBA just announced that the 76ers playoff series against the Miami Heat will begin on Saturday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. The game is slated to be broadcast on ABC. Here's the full schedule for the Eastern Conference's opening games: Game 1 - Sat April 16, Indiana at Chicago, 1:00PM, ESPN/ESPN3D Game... Read more

Iguodala To Sit Out Against Detroit

Wednesday, April 13, 2011, 11:54 AM
Andre Iguodala won’t play in the 76ers regular season finale tonight at the Wells Fargo Center against the Detroit Pistons, coach Doug Collins said after today’s shootaround. It will be the second straight game that Iguodala will be resting due to right knee tendinitis. "He feels Friday... Read more

Fagan: Playoff preview

Tuesday, April 12, 2011, 11:50 AM
Video: The Inquirer's Kate Fagan previews the Sixers' first-round playoff series against the Miami Heat with CineSport's Noah Coslov. Read more

And so it's Miami

Tuesday, April 12, 2011, 3:33 PM
Between the Miami Heat and Boston Celtics, the two likely playoff opponents, it seemed most folks were leaning toward the Celtics as, perhaps, being the better opponent for the 76ers. If you looked strictly at this year's head-to-head results, the Sixers have fared much better against Boston than Miami... Read more

Undermanned Sixers fall to Magic

Tuesday, April 12, 2011, 12:06 AM
Video: The Sixers lost the battle of the boards and eventually fell to Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic Monday night. The Inquirer's Marc Narducci has more. Read more

Iguodala to sit against Orlando

Monday, April 11, 2011, 11:42 AM
Andre Iguodala, who has been battling right knee tendinitis, won't play in tonight's game against the Orlando Magic at the Wells Fargo Center. Coach Doug Collins made the announcement following this morning's shootaround. "After the game the other night he felt that a few days rest would do him good... Read more

Lou's status is still uncertain

Thursday, April 7, 2011, 1:51 PM
In the last two games, we've seen how important Lou Williams' offensive game is to the 76ers. In losses to the Boston Celtics and New York Knicks, the Sixers have looked out of sync without the traditional scoring punch from Lou in the second and fourth quarters. On Thursday, the Sixers held practice... Read more

Video: Sixers' late rally falls short against Knicks

Thursday, April 7, 2011, 12:02 AM
Video: The New York Knicks fought off a late Sixers rally for a 97-92 win at the Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday night. The Inquirer's Kate Fagan reports. Read more

Video: Carmelo Anthony on Knicks-76ers

Wednesday, April 6, 2011, 1:29 AM
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony talks about his team's improvement this season and the game against the 76ers tonight. Read more

Brand playing with small fracture in left hand

Tuesday, April 5, 2011, 1:13 PM
76ers power forward Elton Brand has been playing with a very minor fracture in his non-shooting hand. We've known for a few weeks that Brand's been battling hand injuries, but this gives you a better indication of the pain through which Brand is playing. If you want the detailed analysis, here's Jonathan... 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
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