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Archive: September, 2012

Sixers sign four free agents for training camp

Thursday, September 27, 2012, 3:36 PM
The Sixers will begin training camp with high hopes and four new players. The team announced today that it had signed the four free agents to bring to training camp. Signed were Dan Gadzuric, Devin Searcy, Xavier Silas and Damien Wilkins. The 6-11, 240-pound Gadzuric has been in 527 NBA games, averaging... Read more

76ers to name Tony DiLeo as new general manager

Friday, September 21, 2012, 11:16 AM
According to a league source, assistant general manager Tony DiLeo will be promoted to take over the day-to-day operations from president Rod Thorn, whose contract is to expire after this coming season. As agreed upon a few years ago, Thorn will stay on in an advisory position for the team. A release... 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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