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Archive: February, 2013

Running On Empty

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM
For whatever reasons, Doug Collins’ teams tradionally play better in his second year on the bench, than they do in his first. But that trend reverses in Year 3: His clubs are exactly .500 in his first season, 40 games over in his sophomore season and under the break-even point in his third. In... Read more

Reversal: Missing the playoffs the right thing for this team

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM
Last year, even though it was clear that the 76ers were not a good team, I advocated for them to reach the playoffs, which they did. I thought it was the right thing at that time. They had young players whom I thought would benefit from the experience, and I think they have. However, they have changed... Read more

Video: Blame Doug Collins for the Sixers' mess?

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM
The Sixers are 12-27 over their last 39 games and are in last place in the Atlantic Division. The Inquirer's Bob Ford and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss who's responsible for their struggles. Read more

Sixers pre-game Notes: T. Young feeling good

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM
One of the positive developments in a 76ers season with very few is that forward Thaddeus Young was on schedule in returning from his hamstring injury. Young was back in the lineup for Sunday’s 99-93 loss to the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden after missing six games. He suffered the... Read more

Silence of Bynum still speaks volumes

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM
When Andrew Bynum talks it makes news and when he doesn’t speak, it also finds its way into the headlines. Bynum was supposed to give a progress report to reporters before Tuesday’s game with the Orlando Magic at the Wells Fargo Center. With the usual large weekly crowd waiting by his... Read more

Watch: Sixers can't keep up with the Heat

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM
The 76ers put up a tough fight, but ultimately fell to the streaking Miami Heat at home in a 114-90 loss. The Inquirer's John Mitchell reports from the Wells Fargo Center. Read more

Back to Earth for Barkley the Birthday Boy

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM
We hope that Hall of Famer Charles Barkley has finished digesting all of his Birthday Cake (or Cakes), because this could give him indigestion. The 50-year-old former Sixer is by far the worst three-point shooter in NBA history. Since the shot was instituted in the NBA for the 1979-80 season, Barkley... Read more

Minor move by Sixers at trade deadline

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM
The Big Move that the 76ers made during the summer – remember that one – is the one they are apparently sticking with (or stuck with) at least for the time being. The NBA trade deadline came and went Thursday afternoon and with the exception of giving up a second round pick to the Golden... Read more

NBA trade deadline chat

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM
Join us as we provide live updates leading up to today's NBA trade deadline at 3 EST. On a mobile device? Click here. Read more

Video: Previewing the Sixers' second half

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:43 PM's Chris Mannix previews the second half of the 2012-13 season for the Philadelphia 76ers. Read more
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