| Apr 4, 2014
| 8:48 PM
76ers win again with 111-102 victory in Boston
BOSTON - Don't look now, but the Philadelphia 76ers have won two of their last four games.
No big deal, you say? Well, when you consider they had dropped 26 straight games before going on this mini-.500...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 7:22 PM
BOSTON -- Guard Michael Carter-Williams, the odds-on favorite for NBA Rookie of the Year honors, took over in the fourth quarter and led the Philadelphia 76ers to their second win in their last 30 games on Friday night.
Carter-Williams scored seven...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 8:35 PM
PHILADELPHIA It took the Charlotte Bobcats 791 games to win three games by 30 or more points. It took them six more to raise that number to five.
The 30-point home victory over the playoff-bound Portland Trail Blazers was a stunner. Wednesday's 123-93...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:32 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Center Al Jefferson scored 25 points and grabbed 10 rebounds Wednesday night, and the Charlotte Bobcats drubbed the Philadelphia 76ers 123-93 to draw nearer to the second playoff berth in franchise history.
Backup forward Anthony...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:24 PM
March 28 (Reuters) - The Philadelphia 76ers may be one loss shy of setting the NBA's record for consecutive losses, but rather than seek pity the struggling team is optimistic about what rewards may lie ahead.
The 76ers, who can set the dubious mark...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 4:31 PM
The madness largely has been muted since 2003, when Pat Riley, during a workout in the midst of his coaching career, became smitten with a certain guard from Marquette while watching the NCAA Tournament on a treadmill.
Since then, the Miami Heat...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:20 AM
PHILADELPHIA At least MCW knows he has KD in his corner.
Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant, the top scorer in the NBA, recently has called Michael Carter-Williams several times as MCW endures a humiliating rookie season on a team constructed to lose....
| Feb 16, 2014
| 2:37 PM
It's the key number few analysts talk about leading up the NBA draft.
You can hear all about a pro prospect's points per game, field-goal shooting percentage, rebounds, steals, height and weight.
But little time is spent on the number that really...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:16 PM
BURLINGTON, N.J. — Nikki Reed knew she had to move. Though she had lived her entire life in Mobile, Ala., Reed watched her oldest son, Jacoby, go from being a promising high school basketball player to being sent away to state prison at age 17 for...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:31 AM
Chris Bosh laughs a knowing laugh. He has to, because the question resonates, and it's part of a shared experience that he'll get to share in person on Thursday night.
So what exactly is it like to be a sidekick to a deity?
| Jan 12, 2014
| 3:11 PM
DALLAS — Victor Oladipo demonstrated what Orlando Magic executives and coaches love about him during a 20-second span Saturday night.
Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried poked the ball away from him midway through the second quarter, drove...