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Archive: March, 2011

Sixers face old friend Sam Dalembert tonight when they visit the Kings

Friday, March 18, 2011, 4:11 PM
After Wednesday's win against the Clippers in Los Angeles, the Sixers improved to 1-2 on this five-game road trip and tied the New York Knicks at the sixth spot in the Eastern Conference. The Knicks won last night to take a half-game lead. This game is very important for the Sixers tonight as they... Read more

Sixers post win in wild game against Clippers.

Thursday, March 17, 2011, 2:45 AM
In order for the Sixers to snap their two-game losing streak, coach Doug Collins was looking for his team to produce a lot more energy than they had in their losses to Milwaukee and Utah. He got it, and provided a little more himself as the Sixers dusted off the Los Angeles Clippers, 104-94, Wednesday... Read more

Must-win game for Sixers tonight?

Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 5:07 PM
The Sixers started this five-game road trip with a total dud in Milwaukee, losing by 28. Two nights later, they played the same sluggish, sloppy game for the first 24 minutes against the Jazz in Utah and found themselves down by 21 points in the first half. They turned into the team that we've seen... Read more

Iguodala listed as probable

Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 2:17 PM
LOS ANGELES -- The Sixers have upgraded Andre Iguodala to probable for tonight's game against the Clippers. Following Monday’s 112-107 overtime loss at Utah, it was revealed that Iguodala was suffering from chondromalacia, an irritation of the cartilage below the kneecap. Both Iguodala and... Read more

Iguodala will be 'game-time decision'

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 4:12 PM
After a light practice on Tuesday in Los Angeles, the Sixers announced that the injured Andre Iguodala (chrondomalacia of the right knee) will be a game-time decision for Wednesday night's game against the Clippers. ---- Following Monday's loss in Utah, the Sixers' lockerroom looked like a M*A*S*H... Read more

Add Iguodala to the wounded

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 7:47 AM
It was not a good day for prominent Philadelphia athletes and injuries. Brad Lidge was shut down with elbow tendinitis. Chris Pronger will have surgery on his broken right hand and wil be out 3-4 weeks. The trifecta came late last night, when the Sixers announced that Andre Iguodala is listed as... Read more

Are the Sixers in Uh-Oh stage?

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 2:30 AM
The Sixers lost to the Utah Jazz Monday, 112-107, in overtime. On the surface, that doesn't seem all that bad. After all, it was the first time since mid-January that they've lost two in a row. However, there seems to be many reasons for concern. Andre Iguodala, who played a terrific fourth quarter... Read more

Sixers could be facing a dangerous opponent in Jazz tonight

Monday, March 14, 2011, 4:07 PM
The Utah Jazz seem to be in a free fall. They've lost three of their last four, and in those three losses they've gotten behind by 30 or more points. They are just 3-10 since longtime coach Jerry Sloan resigned and now are looking for a go-to player since Deron Williams was traded to the New Jersey... Read more

This could be a troubling time for Sixers

Sunday, March 13, 2011, 3:31 PM
When the Sixers got blown out in Milwaukee Saturday night, the initial reaction is not one of surprise. It was the Sixers fourth game in five nights, came a day after they won an emotional game against Boston and started a string of five-straight road games. For all those reasons, the 102-74 loss... Read more

Video: Big win for Sixers

Saturday, March 12, 2011, 1:07 AM
Video: CineSport's Noah Coslov takes a look at the Sixers' 89-86 victory over the Ceiltics with the Philadelphia Daily News' Bob Cooney & Julian Benbow from the Boston Globe. Download our new iPhone/Android app for all of our Sixers coverage, plus app-exclusive analysis and videos. Read more
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Bob Cooney has been at the Daily News for more than 20 years, working in the sports department for the past 15. This is his third season on the Sixers beat. He has covered just about everything, but mostly college basketball, where he was the La Salle beat writer for six seasons. E-mail Bob at and follow him on Twitter.

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