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Sixers exercise caution with Jrue Holiday's injury

Tuesday, December 18, 2012, 9:23 PM
Patience is not a virtue that Sixers point guard Jrue Holliday possesses. Actually, few 22-year-olds do. That’s where parents, and in Holiday’s case coach Doug Collins, come into play. Holiday begrudgingly missed his third-straight game Tuesday against the Dallas Mavericks, though he appears... Read more

Sixers Fall to Kobe, Lakers

Monday, December 17, 2012, 12:22 AM
Video: The 76ers came up short in a 111-98 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers at home on Sunday. The Daily News' Bob Cooney broke down the disappointing loss. Read more

No setback, Bynum says he is improving

Sunday, December 16, 2012, 6:26 PM
Andrew Bynum was in a good mood. Perhaps it was because a bunch of his old teammates from the Los Angeles Lakers were in town. Or peerhaps, as he said, his bothersome left knee is feeling much better. Later this week Bynum will have a checkup with his doctor, during which time and MRI may or may not... Read more

Bynum spoke and Collins reacts

Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 10:47 PM
At the end of Tuesday’s practice, when the curtain rose and the gathered media was allowed to peer down on the players, there was Andrew Bynum with ball in hands – and sleeves on knees – in his practice shorts and shirt. Rarely is there a Bynum sighting on the floor at PCOM, but there... Read more

Bynum Speaks

Monday, December 10, 2012, 7:49 PM
If you’re looking for good new concerning Andrew Bynum it is this: his right knee, the one that suffered the bone bruise in mid-September and was originally thought to be the lone reason for keeping him from putting on a Sixers uniform, is feeling great, ready to see how it will hold up to basketball... Read more

Sixers host Celtics tonight

Friday, December 7, 2012, 1:47 PM
Following Tuesday's 103-88 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves, Sixers coach Doug Collins was at a loss of words. Part of that was probably due to his team's lackluster effort, part of it was probably due to the fact that he didn't want to say anything that he would regret. Colliins talked of his team... Read more

Video: Bob Cooney on the state of the 76ers

Thursday, December 6, 2012, 6:02 PM
Video: Is the Sixers' lack of bench production the team's biggest issue? Does Doug Collins still have a lot of tinkering to do? Bob Cooney of the Daily News offers some insight in a chat with Brian Clark of Cinesport. Read more

Sixers host the Nowitzki-less Dallas Mavericks tonight.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012, 2:41 PM
The Dallas Mavericks play eight of their next 10 games on the road, a place that hasn't been too good to them so far this season as they've lost four of five. While both teams are hoping to get their superstar player on the court soon (Nowitizki could be ready in a couple of weeks while there is no... Read more

Video: Andrew Bynum's recovery stalled again

Monday, November 19, 2012, 1:53 PM
Video: Andrew Bynum of the Philadelphia 76ers suffered a setback on his non-injured knee while bowling. CineSport's Noah Coslov and the Daily News' Bob Cooney discuss Bynum's injury status. Read more

Bynum hurts left knee from bowling

Sunday, November 18, 2012, 6:14 PM
Here is what Andrew Bynum had to say to the media before the Sixers-Cavs game: Opening remarks: "Same exact injury, mirror images of the knees. I think it happened bowling, to be honest. I don’t think anybody could tell me that I couldn’t do that. I was doing squatting in the low impact... Read more
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 and follow him on Twitter.

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