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Archive: May, 2013

What would Brian Shaw have done against Heat?

Thursday, May 23, 2013, 11:59 AM
If you’re a 76ers fan and you know that Indiana assistant coach Brian Shaw is being considered for the head coaching job here, here’s a question you might like to have president and general manager Sam Hinkie ask Shaw when and if they ever interview him: What did you think about the decision... Read more

Cody Zeller: I'll 'fit in well' with 76ers

Friday, May 17, 2013, 2:22 PM
CHICAGO -- Former Indiana forward Cody Zeller said his interview with the 76ers went well. “I think I’ll fit in well there,” said Zeller, who met with the Sixers’ brass on Thursday at the NBA draft combine. The Sixers will likely get the 11th pick in next month’s draft... Read more

Kansas' Withey 'extremely excited' to be meeting with Sixers

Thursday, May 16, 2013, 2:50 PM
CHICAGO – Jeff Withey is projected to be a mid-first-round draft pick. That means there's a good chance the 76ers won't select him in next month’s NBA Draft. The Kansas center, however, is still keyed up about Friday’s interview with the Sixers, who will likely get the 11th pick... Read more

Former Duke forward Mason Plumlee familiar with Sixers

Thursday, May 16, 2013, 10:16 PM
CHICAGO – Duke power forward Mason Plumlee says he’s paid close attention to the 76ers the past two seasons. A lot of it had to do with former Sixers coach Doug Collins, whose son Chris was Duke’s associate head coach before nabbing the head job at Northwestern in March. “I... Read more

Former Syracuse guard Michael Carter-Williams would welcome being drafted by 76ers

Thursday, May 16, 2013, 8:42 PM
CHICAGO – Syracuse point guard Michael Carter-Williams thinks the Sixers could be on the rise. That’s a good thing for the NBA draft prospect if you agree with’s mock draft. The Sixers are likely to get the 11th pick in the June draft. And the website has them... Read more

Sixers get permission to speak with Houston's Sampson

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 6:23 PM
The 76ers have received permission to interview Houston assistant Kelvin Sampson. However, if they are going to talk to him they had better do it quickly as Sampson has already drawn a lot of interests from other teams. Charlotte and Milwaukee have already interviewed Sampson. Considering that those... Read more

Aron's role with Sixers remains unchanged

Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 5:52 PM
A radio report that 76ers CEO Adam Aron was no longer part of the basketball operations wasn’t exactly on the mark. During an interview with former Sixers general manager John Nash, Nash said that Aron had been ‘extracted’ from the basketball operations department. Aron is still... Read more

What to make of Bynum's dancing?

Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 9:44 AM
So, Andrew Bynum is back on his feet and flamenco dancing in Spain these days, huh? What's next, Dancing with the (rehabbing) Stars? I don’t know if this means he’s ultimately going to dance his way out of South Philly and somewhere else (somebody will pay the free agent), but that... 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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