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Archive: June, 2011

Sixers to face Nets in Trenton in preseason

Wednesday, June 15, 2011, 12:23 PM
The Sixers will face the New Jersey Nets in a preseason game at the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, NJ, on Thursday, October 13. Of course, anything schedule related to the NBA and next season is somewhat on hold with the collective bargaining agreement set to expire June 30. Tickets as low... Read more

Markieff Morris highlights next Sixers workouts

Tuesday, June 14, 2011, 2:13 PM
The Sixers will resume draft workouts Wednesday, with local product Markieff Morris among the highlights. The other players coming in are Tyler Honeycutt (UCLA), Antonio Pena (Villanova), Eniel Polynice (Seton Hall) and Xavier Silas (Northern Illinois). Morris, the 6-9 power forward, from Prep Charter... Read more

Croce: 'Perfect time' for prospective new Sixers owners

Tuesday, June 7, 2011, 2:05 PM
The Daily News caught up with former Sixers president Pat Croce on the reported "imminent" sale of the team. "I think if you get bought by a passionate owner, who is into it 100 percent, I think it's great ... You want that owner who is dedicated, who has leadership, who will bleed red, white and... Read more

Iguodala: Not paying attention to trade rumors

Tuesday, June 7, 2011, 11:57 AM
UPDATED: Andre Iguodala was on ESPN Radio's Scott Van Pelt show this afternoon, talking about the NBA Finals and his attendance at a seminar at Syracuse University for players to learn broadcasting skills. Of course, though, he was asked his thoughts on the latest trade rumor: “I really haven’t... Read more

Sixers add another to workout

Friday, June 3, 2011, 1:32 PM
The group of six players coming to town Saturday to work out for the Sixers in advance of the NBA draft has changed. Dayton's Chris Wright is no longer among the six players, and has been replaced by Arkansas' Delvon Johnson, a power forward who stands 6-7, 220. Johnson averaged 9.6 points, 7.2 rebounds... 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 cooneyb@phillynews.com and follow him on Twitter.

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