Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Thoughts of the day on Sixers as they take on Wizards tonight

Sixers back at it tonight after a rare day off. They host the Wizards in the first of home-and-home, back-to-backs.

Thoughts of the day on Sixers as they take on Wizards tonight

0 comments

After a much needed day off, the Sixers face the Washington Wizards tonight in the first of back-to-back games.

At shootaround this morning, forward Andre Iguodala said he did some housework on his day off, and got a haircut. He said while he was at the barber a couple of fans came in and expressed how impressed they are with the team's hot 7-3 start.

Coach Doug Collins didn't have such a pleasant day as he had to have oral surgery. He did get some relief later in the day when he watched the Duke Blue Devils beat Clemson. Collins' son, Chris, is the associate head coach of Duke.

In the locker room a little bit ago, i went up to Spencer Hawes and asked him whose decision it was to make about his playing tonight. Hawes said, "That's a good question. I better go talk to coach." He did and then about five minutes later came out and gave me the thumbs up. Hawes missed the second half of Tuesday's game and all of Wednesday's game with a strained back.

More coverage
 
POLL: Which GM do you have more faith in?
 
Sixers' 2015 NBA Draft picks
 
VOTE: Were you happy with the 76ers top pick?
 
POLL: Thumbs up or down on the 76ers draft?
 
Forum: Does Hinkie have 76ers on right track?
 
Buy 76ers jerseys, memorabilia, and other gear
 
Latest Sixers videos

More to come.

0 comments
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy:

Philly.com comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by Philly.com staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
 
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog
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.

Bob Cooney
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
letter icon Newsletter