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Sixers forward Andre Iguodala not practicing

As the curtain rose on the Sixers practice today, And Iguodala was not on the floor.

Sixers forward Andre Iguodala not practicing

The strained right Achilles tendon that is bothering Sixers forward Andre Iguodala is still bad enough to keep him out of action. At practice today at PCOM, Iguodala did not participate in half court "live" practice. The first teamers were practicing against defending the pick and roll, something that has been a problem since last season.

Rookie Evan Tuner, who made his first start in the NBA in Iguodala's place in Sunday's win at the New York Knicks, was still in that role in practice.

More to come

Bob Cooney
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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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