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What Sixers need to do to beat Cavs

Friday, November 8, 2013, 1:55 PM
Andrew Bynum and the Cleveland Cavaliers will match up against the Sixers tonight at the Wells Fargo Center. Whether or not Bynum plays will be one of the big stories. The two teams meet again tomorrow night in Cleveland and Bynum can’t play back-to-back games, yet. His choice may be to wait... Read more

Film review: How Spencer Hawes has spaced the floor

Thursday, November 7, 2013, 2:54 PM
After the Sixers jumped out to a surprising 3-0 start, point guard Michael Carter-Williams deservedly received much of the publicity. The rookie introduced his tantalizing skill set to the NBA by leading the Sixers to wins over two title contenders, the Miami Heat and Chicago Bulls. Yet the Sixers... Read more

Keys to Sixers' game tonight

Wednesday, November 6, 2013, 1:06 PM
The Sixers will look for their fourth win in five games tonight when they host the winless Washington Wizards (0-3). The Sixers have already beaten Washington once, taking a 109-102 decision on Friday at the Verizon Center. The Wizards were without center Nene that game, but he could be back in the... Read more

Keys to another Sixers win

Monday, November 4, 2013, 12:45 PM
The 76ers host the Golden State Warriors tonight in what very well may be a fun track meet. Both teams like to get up and down the floor and both teams are not afraid to launch from long range. For the third straight game the Sixers will face one of the league’s top point guards in Stephen Curry... Read more

Sixers pick up options on Wroten and Moultrie

Friday, November 1, 2013, 2:09 PM
The 76ers have announced that they have picked up the third year options on the contracts of guard Tony Wroten and forward Arnett Moultrie. The bigger news, though, is that they didn't decide to do the same for Evan Turner, who was due to make $8.7 million next season. Wroten will cost the team $1... Read more

What the Sixers should do to beat the Wizards

Friday, November 1, 2013, 10:05 AM
The Sixers will look for the second win in as many games tonight when they face the Washington Wizards down in the nation’s capital. Here’s a look at a few keys to the game for the Sixers. + Keep sharing the ball. The team did a very good job of moving the basketball in the season-opening... Read more

Video: Allen Iverson opens up during retirement ceremony

Thursday, October 31, 2013, 3:59 AM
The Daily News' Bob Cooney reports from Wells Fargo Center where Allen Iverson formally announced his retirement before the 76ers' season opener against the Miami Heat. Get the full Sixerville experience at PhillyDailyNews.com. Read more

What to make of tonight's opener, plus A.I. on the side

Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 1:04 PM
The Sixers open their season tonight at the Wells Fargo Center against the two-time defending champion Miami Heat. In what will certainly be a season of many losses, the question that fans are asking is: “What should we be looking for?” Whatever it is, fans will have a chance to see it... Read more

Brown: Iverson amazes me

Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 4:33 PM
When he was an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs, the 76ers were often a team that Brett Brown had to scout. The main focus of his report for many years was how to stop Allen Iverson. Brown is now running the show here in Philly and Iverson will announce his retirement here tomorrow afternoon... Read more

Source: Sixers release Wyatt, White, Koshwal, Blue

Thursday, October 24, 2013, 7:23 PM
The Sixers have released four players, a source told the Daily News. They are Temple product Khalif Wyatt, forward Royce White, forward Mac Koshwal and guard Vander Blue. There are a couple of surprises there. It was generally thought that Blue and Wyatt were competing for one of the roster spots... 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 cooneyb@phillynews.com and follow him on Twitter.

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