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In defense of Ben Simmons: A reminder of how good he and the Sixers could soon be | David Murphy

Yes, there are growing pains in Simmons’ development, but the Sixers’ primary focus should continue to be his growth and the growth of Joel Embiid and Jimmy Butler along with him.
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In defense of Ben Simmons: A reminder of how good he and the Sixers could soon be | David Murphy

Yes, there are growing pains in Simmons’ development, but the Sixers’ primary focus should continue to be his growth and the growth of Joel Embiid and Jimmy Butler along with him.

Sixers-Thunder final seconds review: Ben Simmons' choices, Jimmy Butler’s foul and more

Breaking down what went wrong for the Sixers down the stretch against the Thunder.

Sixers-Thunder final seconds review: Ben Simmons' choices, Jimmy Butler’s foul and more

Breaking down what went wrong for the Sixers down the stretch against the Thunder.
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Paul George buries Sixers for Thunder, outdoes Jimmy Butler in final seconds

The Sixers couldn't contain Paul George down the stretch, and lost after George made a go-ahead three-pointer and was fouled for a four-point play.

Markelle Fultz is back with Sixers, but no timetable for return

The first-overall pick of the 2017 draft attended Saturday afternoon’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder at the Wells Fargo Center.

Sixers-Thunder: Game time, how to watch and stream

The Sixers will face off against Russell Westbrook at the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday afternoon on ABC.

Sixers’ Joel Embiid questionable for game against Thunder with back tightness

The 76ers (30-16) will be at a huge disadvantage against the Thunder (26-18) if he doesn’t play.

Sixers' Jimmy Butler expecting a “dogfight” in matchup against Oklahoma City Thunder

The teams had a pair of highly competitive games last season. Expect more of the same on Saturday.

Sixers-Pacers observations: Solid chemistry, stellar bench play

The 76ers received some key three-point shooting from three of their reserves.

Sixers podcast: Outpacing the Pacers in a statement win

Jimmy Butler may have turned in his best performance as a Sixer during Thursday night’s victory.

Sixers beat Pacers behind Jimmy Butler, Joel Embiid

The Sixers got a confidence-building win against a potential Eastern Conference playoffs foe.

Sixers' Ben Simmons is worthy of NBA All-Star recognition

The 2017-18 rookie of the year averaged 19.1 points, 11.8 rebounds, and 10.1 assists in the six games before Thursday night’s visit to the Indiana Pacers.

Sixers’ Joel Embiid, Wilson Chandler questionable against Indiana Pacers

Embiid, who has lower back tightness, did participate in the 76ers’ shootaround Thursday morning. Chandler was not there.

Sixers podcast: Missing Thad Young

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