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Archive: August, 2013

Source: Sixers hire Iske as assistant

Saturday, August 31, 2013, 4:31 PM
The 76ers have agreed in principle to hire Chad Iske as an assistant coach on Saturday, a league source has confirmed. Iske comes to the Sixers from the Denver Nuggets, where he oversaw scouting of the upcoming opponent and assisted in the game-plan preparation. He is the second assistant hired to... Read more

87ers acquire former Temple standout

Thursday, August 29, 2013, 7:22 PM
Former Temple guard Ramone Moore was among the 16 players the Delaware 87ers acquired exclusive NBA Development League rights to in Wednesday night’s NBA D-League expansion draft. Moore played in 37 games last season for the league’s Springfield Armor. The other acquistions are Josh... Read more

Wroten trade becomes official

Thursday, August 29, 2013, 6:25 PM
Tony Wroten is officially a 76er. The NBA approved the franchise’s acquisition of the 6-foot-6 guard from the Memphis Grizzlies for a protected second-round pick on Thursday. The pick is based on where the Sixers, who are expected to struggle, finish in the NBA standings. As a result, they... Read more

Sixers partner with Philly Freedom Valley YMCA

Monday, August 26, 2013, 8:34 PM
The Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA is the 76ers’ first SIXERS STRONG community partner. SIXERS STRONG is a community outreach program focusing on efforts to improve the life trajectory of local children. The Sixers will hold a press conference at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the YMCA to announce the... Read more

Sixers chat with Keith Pompey

Monday, August 26, 2013, 5:42 PM
Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey as he takes your Sixers questions in a live chat, Thursday at noon. On a mobile device? Click here to join the chat. Read more

Meets the Browns

Sunday, August 25, 2013, 10:27 AM
Bob and Bonny Brown talk with pride about their son, Brett, and his becoming the new Sixers coach Read more at Bob and Bonny Brown talk with pride about their son, Brett, and his becoming the new Sixers coach Read more at http://www... Read more

Sixers add Pierce to staff

Sunday, August 25, 2013, 9:49 PM
Remember Lloyd Pierce? He was rumored in July to be a candidate for the 76ers head coaching job. That job eventually went to Brett Brown on Aug 12. But, Pierce is still coming to Philadelphia. League sources have confirmed the Sixers hiring of the former Memphis Grizzlies player-development coach... Read more

Sixers acquire Wroten

Thursday, August 22, 2013, 2:57 PM
The remaking of the 76ers continues. The team has acquired Tony Wroten from the Memphis Grizzlies Thursday for a protected second-round pick, a league source confirmed. This pick is based on where the Sixers, who are expected to struggle, finish in the standings. As a result, they basically surrendered... Read more

Sixers assistants are out

Friday, August 16, 2013, 11:53 AM
In his first big move as 76ers coach, Brett Brown has decided not to retain the team's assistant coaches. He informed Michael Curry, Aaron McKie and Jeff Capel Thursday night they would not be a part of his staff moving forward. All three were holdovers from Doug Collins' staff, and are under contract... Read more

Sixers preseason schedule

Friday, August 16, 2013, 10:14 AM
Here is the 76ers' 2013-14 preseason schedule. DATE OPPONENT LOCATIONS TIME (EST) Oct. 6 Bilbao Bilbao, Spain (Bizkaia Arena at the BEC) 12 p.m. Oct. 8 Oklahoma City Manchester, England (Phones 4u Arena) 7 p.m. Oct. 11 Boston Newark, Del. (Bob Carpenter... 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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