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Archive: May, 2010

Video: 76ers introduce Doug Collins

Monday, May 24, 2010, 2:17 PM
Today at the Wachovia Center, 76ers President and General Manager introduced Doug Collins as the team's next head coach. In the video player below on the right, you can check out the Deep Sixer video of Collins' entrance. Following are some key statements from the press conference: Stefanski's opening... Read more

76ers officially name Collins new head coach

Friday, May 21, 2010, 2:11 PM
It's official. Confirming what Deep Sixer reported last night, 76ers president and general manager Ed Stefanski announced today in a press release that Doug Collins has been named the team's new head coach. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The press conference will be held... Read more

1 p.m.: Live Sixers chat

Friday, May 21, 2010, 8:35 AM
Join Kate Fagan for a live Sixers chat Friday at 1 p.m. Read more

76ers agree to terms with Collins

Thursday, May 20, 2010, 8:08 PM
According to an NBA source, the 76ers have agreed to terms with Doug Collins; he will become the team's next head coach. The announcement will come tomorrow and Collins could be introduced as early as Monday. Although contract amount was not immediately known, one source indicated that the two parties... Read more

The Evan Turner effect

Wednesday, May 19, 2010, 11:23 AM
What's this? The 76ers have produced some good news? After more than a year of poor decisions and poor performances, finally that misery (and a 27-55 record) added up to a lucky break, and the No. 2 pick in the 2010 NBA Draft, scheduled for June 24 at Madison Square Garden. Although right now the... Read more

'Nothing' standing between 76ers and Collins

Wednesday, May 19, 2010, 5:43 PM
According to a source close to the situation, "nothing" would immediately hold up negotiations between the 76ers and Doug Collins, although it's unlikely a deal will be completed tonight. As we've reported for the last week, the Sixers have pinpointed Doug Collins as the team's next head... Read more

76ers get 2nd pick in Draft

Tuesday, May 18, 2010, 8:27 PM
Tonight in Secaucus, N.J., the NBA held its annual NBA Draft Lottery to determine the selection order for the 2010 NBA Draft, to be held June 24 at Madison Square Garden. The 76ers, who entered the lottery with a 5.3 percent chance of winning the No. 1 overall selection, ended up with the 2nd selection... Read more

Turner next on list

Thursday, May 13, 2010, 1:12 PM
The 76ers will interview Houston Rockets assistant coach Elston Turner on Friday in Philadelphia. Turner told KRIV-TV in Houston that he plans to interview for both the Sixers opening and the Chicago Bulls opening. Turner said he hasn't yet set a date for his interview with the Bulls. Turner previously... Read more

76ers will send Holiday to Lottery

Monday, May 10, 2010, 2:57 PM
The 76ers will send rookie point guard Jrue Holiday to represent the team at the NBA Draft Lottery, scheduled for May 18. The Sixers hold a 5.3 percent chance of landing the No. 1 pick in the 2010 NBA Draft -- their draft position will be determined at the lottery held in Secaucus, N.J. If odds hold... Read more

76ers meet with Majerle, Williams

Monday, May 10, 2010, 8:13 PM
76ers President and General Manager Ed Stefanski has met with Phoenix assistant coach Dan Majerle and Portland assistant coach Monty Williams. Both interviews took place in Phoenix, AZ. Stefanski, who was joined by assistant general manager Tony DiLeo and team consultant Gene Shue, issued the following... Read more
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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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