| Jan 28, 2015
| 7:46 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The 76ers rode a fast start to a rare relatively easy victory Wednesday evening.
Brett Brown's team scored 18 straight first-quarter points to take control of the game en route to a 89-69 victory over the Pistons at the Wells...
| Jan 29, 2015
Michael Carter-Williams got winded sooner than he usually does and had difficulty breathing well throughout the game.
It didn't seem to matter.
Carter-Williams had 14 points and 10 assists, Robert Covington scored 19 points and the Philadelphia 76ers...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:45 AM
Maryland’s emergence as one of the nation’s top college basketball teams amid an unexpectedly-quick turnaround has landed a few players on NBA mock draft boards.
The biggest jump has been made by junior forward Jake Layman, who went from...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 12:06 PM
Bulls rookie forward Nikola Mirotic was named Wednesday as one of 20 players who will compete in the Rising Stars Challenge during the NBA All-Star weekend in February.
For the first time, the game featuring first- and second-year players will pit the...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 8:05 PM
NEW ORLEANS The 76ers got an unfortunate, up-close look at the Anthony Davis Show on Monday night.
The New Orleans Pelicans power forward abused the Sixers in a variety of ways as his team rolled to a 99-74 victory at the Smoothie King Center.
| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:49 AM
The 76ers are hoping Nerlens Noel follows the path of fellow 6-foot-10 Kentucky big man Anthony Davis.
Davis, who was the No. 1 pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, has progressed from a slender 212-pound rookie to an all-star starter in just his third year....
| Jan 25, 2015
| 4:20 PM
NEW ORLEANS We will find out Monday if the 76ers can do it again.
The Sixers dominated the New Orleans Pelicans from start to finish in a 96-81 victory on Jan. 16. Some may argue that the victory came with an asterisk because the Pelicans were without...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 7:35 PM
PHILADELPHIA The 76ers regrouped after losing a comfortable cushion in each half only to suffer a heartbreaking 91-86 setback to the Toronto Raptors on Friday night at the Wells Fargo Center.
With his team down one, Greivis Vasquez's running jumper...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 12:05 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Brett Brown isn't ready to say Joel Embiid won't play this season.
Embiid, the rookie center who was the No. 3 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, is recovering from a foot stress fracture he suffered in June.
While it's expected that the...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:58 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Led by Carmelo Anthony, New York is at last on the right kind of streak.
Anthony had 27 points and 11 rebounds to lead the New York Knicks past the Philadelphia 76ers 98-91 on Wednesday night.
The worst team in the Eastern...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 3:40 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Nerlens Noel believes the ball should move when the 76ers are on offense.
“There should be a minimum five passes in a possession,” said Noel after Tuesday's two-hour practice. “There's not rhythm when (the ball)...