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Archive: November, 2012

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

Sixers host the Cavaliers tonight

Sunday, November 18, 2012, 11:33 AM
Whether it was bowling, bocce or some other form of non-basketball activity that caused Andrew Bynum's left knee to develop swelling, does it really matter? What is most alarming is that the injury apparently happened while he was doing something pretty non-strenuous. When we asked Bynum on Friday... Read more

General manager Tony DiLeo talks on Bynum setback.

Friday, November 16, 2012, 6:50 PM
From Tony DiLeo: From our point of view it’s a situation where we have to continue to be patient. We want to be cautious. We’re looking long term not short term and big picture. We’re going to do what is best for Andrew and best for the organization and try to get him as healthy... Read more

Bynum has setback, says other knee hurting also

Friday, November 16, 2012, 6:27 PM
And the mystery surrounding Andrew Bynum and his knees continues. Bynum met with the media a couple of minutes ago and said: "I had a little bit of a setback. Just working through some issues with the right knee I kind of have a mirror thing going on with the left knee. I don't know what's going... Read more

Sixers look to break out against Utah tonight

Friday, November 16, 2012, 4:43 PM
Often times there are specific reasons when a team goes out and lays an egg, much the way the Sixers did in Wednesday's blowout loss to the Detroit Pistons. Usually the culprit is bad defense or poor shooting or an inability to take care of the basketball. But for the Sixers on Wednesday, it was the... Read more

Video: 76ers at their worst against Pistons

Thursday, November 15, 2012, 2:21 AM
The Sixers set a franchise record for lowest field goal percentage in a game (29.8) during their 94-76 loss to the Pistons on Wednesday. The Daily News' Bob Cooney reports from the Wells Fargo Center. Read more

What to think of all this Bynum stuff?

Monday, November 12, 2012, 2:01 PM
I was at Sixers shootaround this morning when the release about Andrew Bynum was emailed to the media. I put the statement up on my blog but I was busy talking to players so I didn't have time to put my personal spin on this. So here it is. I wrote for Saturday's Sportsweek that I thought it was crazy... Read more

Bynum might not return until January

Monday, November 12, 2012, 11:23 AM
The 76ers announced that Andrew Bynum might not be able to play basketball until January because of his knee injury. In a statement, the Sixers said that Bynum had an MRI exam on Nov. 5. The diagnosis from Dr. David W. Altchek of New York's Hospital for Special Surgery, who also is Bynum's longtime... 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 cooneyb@phillynews.com and follow him on Twitter.

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