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Archive: June, 2013

Cody Zeller to the 76ers?

Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 6:19 PM
I’ve long dismissed the notion that the 76ers would jump at the chance to draft Cody Zeller if he’s available at the No. 11 pick in the June 27 NBA draft. As The Inquirer’s former Temple beat writer, I’ve covered Zeller against the Owls in the NCAA tournament. Let’s just... Read more

Going Through Wilt

Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 12:33 AM
Before we put a bow on another NBA season, we felt it was time to unleash a Wilt Chamberlain stat ... Wilt Chamberlain played 14 seasons in the NBA and won two championships. In 10 of the 12 other seasons, the Overbrook High product was eliminated by the eventual NBA champions. Now, consider the... Read more

Iverson's ex: AI has abducted the children

Monday, June 17, 2013, 11:45 AM
The sad spectacle continues, playing out occasionally in public, in court filings, interminably. Now his ex-wife Tawanna says that Allen Iverson has abducted his children and she has, according to TMZ, filed court papers to get them back. The way the story goes, Tawanna granted Allen permission to... Read more

James Ennis tweets of 76ers workout

Sunday, June 16, 2013, 9:09 PM
The 76ers are about to work out former Long Beach State swingman James Ennis, according to the player’s Twitter time line. The 6-foot-7, 200-pounder tweeted Sunday afternoon that he was “posted in the airport on my way to Philadelphia.” He responded “yes sir” when... Read more

Sixers work out Wyatt, Larkin, Rice and Thomas

Saturday, June 15, 2013, 3:16 PM
By now, most 76ers fans know Khalif Wyatt worked out on Saturday for the Sixers staff at PCOM. But he wasn’t alone. The former Temple guard said he was joined by Shane Larkin, DeShaun Thomas and Glen Rice Jr. in the unannounced workout. The Inquirer orginially reported Wednesday that Wyatt... Read more

Aiken to work out for Sixers

Friday, June 14, 2013, 1:04 PM
The 76ers have scheduled a workout with former St. Joseph’s forward C.J. Aiken on June 24, according to his agent. The Sixers have a first-round pick (11th overall) and two second-round selections (35th and 42d) in the June 27 NBA draft. Aiken, a 6-foot-9, 216-pounder who left St. Joe's after... Read more

Report: DiLeo, Nuggets discuss GM vacancy

Thursday, June 13, 2013, 12:48 PM
Comcast SportsNet Northwest is reporting the Denver Nuggets have had serious recent discussions with former 76ers general manager Tony DiLeo about their general manager vacancy. DiLeo, who was named the Sixers GM less than a year ago, was let go when the organization hired Sam Hinkie as the president... Read more

Jrue Holiday's birthday present: a USA Basketball camp invitation

Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 2:40 PM
Talk about a solid birthday present. On the day of his 23d birthday, it was announced Wednesday that Jrue Holiday will be one of 27 invited players competing at the USA Basketball men’s national team’s mini-camp. The camp will run July 22-25 at UNLV’s Mendenhall Arena in Las... Read more

Wyatt to work out for Sixers on Saturday

Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 3:38 PM
The 76ers have moved up their scheduled workout with Temple guard Khalif Wyatt. The 6-foot-4, 205-pounder will partake in pre-draft drills at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine on Saturday. The Sixers were originally scheduled to work out the Norristown native on June 20. The franchise has... Read more

Doubling Down on Dr. J

Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 3:21 AM
The Dr. J documentary (which debuted Monday night on NBATV) had people asking for a Dr. J BoopStat ... So, here you go ... Julius Erving was one of only two players that scored 10,000 or more points in both NBA and ABA. Below are the 12 players that amassed scoring totals in five figures in the ABA... Read more
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