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Archive: June, 2009

Sixers to start bringing in draft prospects

Tuesday, June 2, 2009, 1:08 PM
As we reported in Tuesday's Daily News, the Sixers are scheduled to host their first set of prospects in advance of the June 25 NBA draft on Friday. Here is more on the players currently expected to attend: * Toney Douglas, Florida State, point or shooting guard, 6-1, 196. Averaged 21.5 points and... Read more

Eddie Jordan ready for the challenge

Monday, June 1, 2009, 12:17 PM
Eddie Jordan was officially introduced as the Sixers' new head coach this morning. "It's very exciting to accept this responsibility and this challenge," Jordn said in his opening remarks to a Wachovia Center news conference. "I'm a coach, I love to coach. It's the richest tradition... 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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