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Brown says Noel has improved while on the sidelines

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 10:31 PM
Brett Brown says that this year on the sidelines has still provided benefits for Nerlens Noel as he recovers from his ACL surgery that took place in March of 2013. He suffered his injury on Feb. 12 of that year while playing for the University of Kentucky. The 76ers coach says Noel has improved in... Read more

Sixers' Noel optimistic about his future

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 2:14 PM
Nerlens Noel hadn’t talked to the local media since Sept. 27, but the 76ers center was optimistic in his first comments since then about his recovery. Speaking for the first time since the Sixer media day, Noel talked about the frustration, but also about the progress he has made since March... Read more

Thaddeus Young impressed by Nerlens Noel

Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 9:31 PM
It’s still not likely that Nerlens Noel will play this season but the 76ers rookie center has been working more with the team as he continues to recover from left ACL surgery that he underwent March 12, 2013. On Tuesday Noel was involved in some half-court three-on-three and four-on-four games... Read more

'Best' and 'Worst' awards: Sixers vs. Wizards

Sunday, March 2, 2014, 12:22 AM
My look at some of the best and worst performances from the Washington Wizards 122-103 victory over the 76ers Saturday at the Wells Fargo Center on the night Allen Iverson’s jersey was raised to the rafters. Best performance; This is easy. Washington’s Trevor Ariza scored a career-high... Read more

Even the coach wonders if the Sixers will win another game

Sunday, March 2, 2014, 12:13 AM
The 76ers are 15-44, have lost 13 in a row and it has left many wondering whether they can win any of their remaining 23 games. One of those who is wondering is coach Brett Brown. Following Saturday’s 122-103 loss to the Washington Wizards, Brown didn’t give the politically correct answer... Read more

NBA commissioner defends Sixers strategy

Saturday, March 1, 2014, 8:21 PM
NBA commissioner Adam Silver was at the Wells Fargo Center for the retirement of Allen Iverson’s jersey, but he got an earful about tanking teams, specifically the 76ers. Silver, who addressed the media before Saturday’s game with the Washington Wizards, was asked about a recent comment... Read more

Sixers coach lauds Iverson

Friday, February 28, 2014, 11:51 PM
After practice on Friday 76ers coach Brett Brown was saying how impressed he was with Allen Iverson after truly getting an up-close look. Brown was speaking in awe of Iverson, who will have his No. 3 retired during halftime of the Sixers game on Saturday against the visiting Washington Wizards. As... Read more

‘Best & Worst’ awards: Sixers vs. Mavericks

Saturday, February 22, 2014, 12:31 AM
My look at some of the best and worst performances from the Dallas Mavericks 124-112 victory over the 76ers Friday night at the Wells Fargo Center. Best performance: Dirk Nowitzki showed why he played in his 12th all-star game this year. Nowitzki had 25 points and hit 9 of 12 from the field, 5 of... Read more

'Best' and 'Worst' awards: Sixers vs. Lakers

Saturday, February 8, 2014, 12:37 AM
My look at some of the best and worst performances from the Los Angeles Lakers 112-98 win over the 76ers on Wednesday night at the Wells Fargo Center. Best performance: Playing in only his eighth game of the season, Steve Nash scored a season-high 19 points and added five assists in just more than... Read more

Easy explanation for Sixers swoon

Monday, January 13, 2014, 7:08 PM
Brett Brown wasn’t unearthing any deep secrets. When the 76ers coach was asked how his team could go from a unit that won four consecutive games on the road to one that has now lost four in a row by a combined 69 points, Brown basically said, it’s because there isn’t enough talent... Read more
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