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Scottie Reynolds heading to Italy

Saturday, July 31, 2010, 5:13 PM
Villanova All-American guard Scottie Reynolds has agreed to a 1-year contract with financial guarantees with Prima Verdi, of the Italian League Second Division. Reynolds will report to training camp Aug. 15, and the season begins in October. The contract was negotiated by agents Arn Tellem and Lee... Read more

Iguodala survives cut in hopes of making 2010 World Championship team

Wednesday, July 28, 2010, 3:31 PM
USA basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo and coach Mike Krzyzewski announced today the 15 players who will head to New York for a week of workouts starting Aug. 10 in the hopes of making the final 12-man roster for the World Championships next month in Turkey. Sixers forward Andre Iguodala is among... Read more

Iguodala a finalist for Team USA

Wednesday, July 28, 2010, 3:20 PM
The Sixers' Andre Iguodala was named among the 15 finalists for the U.S. team that will compete in the World Championships next month in Turkey. Igoudala impressed USA Basketball officials with his defense during a minicamp last week in Las Vegas and also scored 17 points during a showcase game Saturday... Read more

Positive reviews continue for Iguodala

Tuesday, July 27, 2010, 12:14 PM
Team USA coach Mike Krzyzewski and Sixers coach Doug Collins have already raved about the way Andre Iguodala played during last week's minicamp in Las Vegas as USA Basketball prepares to choose the team for the World Championships next month in Turkey. Now, Jerry Colangelo, the chairman of USA Basketball... Read more

Iguodala Fits Right In With National Team

Sunday, July 25, 2010, 11:49 AM
The better the players around him, the better Andre Iguodala seems to fit. That was clearly the case Saturday night as the 76ers' forward/guard contributed 17 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists in the White squad's 114-96 victory over the Blue team in the USA Basketball Showcase game in Las Vegas. The... Read more

Iguodala Part Of USA Hoops Showcase

Saturday, July 24, 2010, 2:03 PM
Conventional wisdom has always said the 76ers' Andre Iguodala would play better on a very good team. He'll get a chance to show that in tonight's USA Basketball Showcase game in Las Vegas. Iguodala is battling for a spot on the U.S. team that will play Agust 28-Sept. 12 in the World Championships... Read more

Iguodala set for Team USA showcase

Saturday, July 24, 2010, 7:05 AM
The Sixers' Andre Iguodala will be on Team USA White for tonight's USA Basketball Showcase in Las Vegas (10 p.m., ESPN2). The intrasquad game caps the five-day tryout camp for the U.S. team for the World Championships next month in Turkey. Also, playing for the White team are: Tyson Chandler (Dallas... Read more

Shawn Bradley's father dies from fall

Thursday, July 22, 2010, 3:56 PM
The father of former Sixers center Shawn Bradley has died in a fall from his roof in Castle Dale, Utah, according to the Associated Press. Reiner Bradley, 61, fell off his roof while caulking a rain gutter yesterday. Shawn Bradley played for the Sixers from 1993-96. He was the second overall pick... Read more

Iguodala on trading block? Probably not now

Thursday, July 22, 2010, 12:45 PM
Various reports are saying that the Los Angeles Clippers are looking to get in touch with the 76ers about swingman Andre Iguodala. When contacted this morning, president/general manager Ed Stefanski said that he would not comment on any trade talks. A trade of Iguodala now doesn't seem to jive with... Read more

Sixers sign free-agent center Battie

Wednesday, July 21, 2010, 2:16 PM
The Sixers have signed free-agent center Tony Battie, president and general manager Ed Stefanski announced today. “We see Tony Battie as a player who can come in and give us additional depth in the front court while also providing a valuable veteran presence for our younger players both on and... 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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