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Archive: August, 2012

Collins Can't Wait To Get Started

Thursday, August 30, 2012, 9:09 PM
LEXINGTON, KY -- Doug Collins is always excited by another basketball season but the 76ers coach has even more enthusiasm going into this year. The Sixers have revamped a unit that took the Boston Celtics to a seventh game in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Obviously the Sixers did get a break... Read more

Sixers preseason schedule released

Thursday, August 16, 2012, 5:02 PM
The Philadelphia 76ers announced their 2012 preseason today, with two games at Wells Fargo Center on Monday, October 15 vs. Boston and Wednesday, October 17 vs. Cleveland. The Sixers will also host the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday, October 13 at a location yet to be announced. The Sixers will open the... Read more

Bynum experiences overwhelming Philly love at presser

Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 3:24 PM
If the latest 76ers press conference to introduce their newest players – Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson – is any indication, the Sixers, who have been hitting homers all summer, may have smacked a grand slam today in the atrium of the National Constitution Center. If you weren’t... Read more

Source: Bynum to have non-invasive knee procedure

Monday, August 13, 2012, 2:53 PM
New Sixers center Andrew Bynum will head to Germany in early September to have the same experimental procedure on his knee that Kobe Bryant, Grant Hill and Alex Rodriguez have undergone, according to a West Coast source with knowledge of the situation. Bynum has had surgery on both of his knees. It... Read more

Collins addresses Sixers trade

Friday, August 10, 2012, 12:40 PM
Sixers coach Doug Collins, in London carrying out his broadcast duties for the Olympics, has already commented on the deal that landed Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson on the Sixers 2012-13 roster. The Sixers confirmed the trade Friday afternoon in a press release. Collins also comments on the departure... Read more

Bynum deal is done

Friday, August 10, 2012, 3:29 PM
It’s official. Earlier today the Sixers announced that the team’s acquisition of Los Angeles Lakers center Andrew Bynum and guard Jason Richardson of the Orlando Magic – key parts in the four-team mega deal that sent Dwight Howard to the Lakers – was ratified by the league... Read more

Report: Sixers trying to trade Iguodala for Bynum

Thursday, August 9, 2012, 5:35 PM
The Sixers are involved in trade talks concerning a deal that could see them deal all-star forward and Olympian Andre Iguodala and receive Los Angeles Lakers center Andrew Bynum. According to a report that first appeared on Yahoo!, the Sixers have been engaged for a few days in talks about a possible... Read more
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Keith Pompey is in his first season covering the Sixers for The Inquirer after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons.

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.

Narducci also has a true passion for South Jersey scholastic sports, which he has covered for many years.

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