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Archive: March, 2012

Video: Tough Stretch to Test 76ers

Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 10:14 AM
Video: How will Doug Collins handle the Sixers' upcoming 8 games? How tough will it be for Philly to clinch the Atlantic Division? CineSport's Noah Coslov & the Daily News' Bob Cooney chat. Read more

Video: Meeks, Sixers move up in standings with win

Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 2:47 AM
Jodie Meeks' 31 points led the 76ers past the Cleveland Cavaliers, 103-85, restoring the Sixers' lead atop the Atlantic Division. Bob Cooney of the Daily News reports from the Wells Fargo Center. Read more

Iguodala out vs. Cavaliers

Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 11:44 AM
Update: Doug Collins said before the game that Andre Iguodala will not play tonight. From earlier: Sixers coach Doug Collins said that starting forward Andre Iguodala is doubtful for tonight's home game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. It would be the second straight missed game for Iguodala, who... Read more

Sixers' Iguodala doubtful for tonight's game

Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 11:34 AM
Andre Iguodala is listed as doubtful for tonight's Sixers game against Cleveland at the Wells Fargo Center, coach Doug Collins said at the shootaround. Igoudala missed Sunday's loss in San Antonio with left knee patellar tendinitis, which he said has been bothering him off and on for the the last... Read more

Iguodala 'hopeful' to play vs. Cavaliers

Monday, March 26, 2012, 1:03 PM
Sixers forward Andre Iguodala says he is "hopeful" that he can return to the lineup for Tuesday night's home game against Cleveland. Iguodala missed his first game of the season Sunday when he sat out with patellar tendinitis in his left knee. He told reporters that he has been playing with tendinitis... Read more

Problems abound for Sixers

Monday, March 26, 2012, 9:03 AM
The Sixers strolled into San Antonio this weekend seemingly getting ready to play a team that was ripe for the taking. The Spurs were playing their third game in as many nights, were without future Hall of Famer Tim Duncan, as coach Greg Popovich decided to give him a rest and the Sixers were coming... Read more

Iguodala out for Sixers

Sunday, March 25, 2012, 7:00 PM
Andre Iguodala will not play for the Sixers tonight when they play the San Antonio Spurs, as he is out with left knee tendinitis. Jodie Meeks will start in his place. It is the first game Iguodala has missed this season. Iguodala had tendinitis is in his right knee last season and that was among... Read more

Sixers visit the San Antonio Spurs tonight

Sunday, March 25, 2012, 5:32 PM
The San Antonio Spurs will be playing their third game in three nights when they host the Sixers tonight, and because of the grind of that part of the schedule it appears coach Greg Popovich will rest starting center Tim Duncan. The Spurs (32-14) are already shorthanded due to injuries to Gary Neal... Read more

Video: Struggling 76ers lose at home to Knicks

Thursday, March 22, 2012, 2:43 AM
The 76ers lost to the scorching New York Knicks 82-79 in a possible future NBA playoff matchup. Bob Cooney of the Daily News recaps the game from the Wells Fargo Center. Read more

Sixers host hot Knicks with new coach

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 11:36 AM
After the Sixers beat the New York Knicks in New York a couple of Sunday's ago, fans in Madison Square Garden were chanting "Fire D'Antoni." They got their wish as the Knicks and coach Mike D'Antoni parted when he resigned and the organization hired assistant and longtime Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Woodson... 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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