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Archive: September, 2009

76ers add Jones-Jennings

Wednesday, September 30, 2009, 11:35 AM
The 76ers have signed free-agent power forward Rashad Jones-Jennings to the training camp roster. Jones-Jennings went undrafted out of Arkansas-Little Rock in 2007. That year, he led the nation in rebounding. Last season, Jones-Jennings played for FC Bayern Munchen of the German League. With his addition... Read more

St. Joe's Day 2

Wednesday, September 30, 2009, 3:01 PM
The 76ers had only one practice today, approximately 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Yesterday, they had a morning session of about the same length, which they filled almost entirely with defense and a night session, about 75 minutes, filled entirely with installing the offensive principles. With the addition... Read more

St. Joe's Day 1

Tuesday, September 29, 2009, 2:43 PM
First things first, we'll be doing a Live Chat today at 3 p.m. ... In about half an hour. If you have a few minutes, stop by, we'll be talking about the 76ers' first day of training camp here at St. Joe's. Here's the link: Sixers Chat. Second thing: DeepSixer is also now on Twitter. I'll be on all... Read more

Videos & Twitter

Monday, September 28, 2009, 2:41 PM
The 76ers held their Media Day today at the Wachovia Center. Training camp opens tomorrow morning at St. Joseph's University. All Sixers were available to the media. The Sixers also announced around mid-day that power forward Stromile Swift would be attending training camp along with Brandon Bowman... Read more

76ers add Swift to training camp roster

Monday, September 28, 2009, 12:37 PM
The 76ers announced today they have signed four free agents in preparation for training camp, which begins tomorrow at St. Joe's. As previously reported, the Sixers will bring in Brandon Bowman, Dionte Christmas, and Sean Singletary. They will also bring in Stromile Swift, a 6-foot-10 forward, a nine-year... Read more

3 p.m. Tuesday: Live Sixers chat

Monday, September 28, 2009, 4:02 PM
Join Kate Fagan for a live Sixers chat at 3 p.m. Tuesday. Read more

"The Offense"

Thursday, September 24, 2009, 5:05 PM
This afternoon the 76ers and new coach Eddie Jordan held a Q&A about this upcoming season. The Q&A was followed by an on-court demonstration of Jordan's version of the Princeton Offense. Below are most of the quotes from Jordan as well as a quick-hit video of Jordan during the session. A couple... Read more

New threads

Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 4:47 PM
This afternoon at the Wachovia Center, the 76ers unveiled their new uniforms. They look very similar to the retro ones the team wore for a handful of games last season: red, white, and blue with the re-launched retro logo. We're going to be adding video to Deep Sixer this season and in honor of the... Read more

Sixers fill training camp roster

Friday, September 18, 2009, 5:06 PM
The 76ers have invited four free-agent prospects to attend their training camp, which begins Sept. 29 at St. Joseph's University. Shooting guard Dionte Christmas, guard Sean Singletary, and forward Brandon Bowman are all confirmed for the camp, while Sixers director of player personnel Courtney Witte... Read more

76ers sign Carney

Tuesday, September 15, 2009, 12:03 PM
76ers President and General Manager Ed Stefanski announced today that the Sixers have officially signed free agent swingman Rodney Carney. Carney, who will start his fourth year in the league, played his first two seasons with the Sixers before being traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves as part of... 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.

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