| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:02 AM
MINNEAPOLIS -- On the cusp of claiming a dubious place in the NBA record books, the Philadelphia 76ers found the breakthrough they sought for more than two months.
The 76ers entered Wednesday with an 0-17 record, one loss away from tying the 2009-10 New...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Now that the Philadelphia 76ers have won a game, when can they do it again?
The Sixers have two chances this weekend. They host Kevin Durant and the Thunder on Friday night before visiting the 3-16 Pistons, who have dropped 10 in a row, on Saturday...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 8:12 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Forward Robert Covington fired in a career-high 25 points off the bench and the Philadelphia Sixers limited the Detroit Pistons to one point in overtime to pull out a 108-101 victory in a matchup of teams with the NBA's worst...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 6:58 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Kelly Olynyk scored a career-high 30 points off the bench as the Boston Celtics blasted the Philadelphia 76ers 105-87 Monday night.
Guard Avery Bradley added 15 points for Boston, which snapped a three-game losing streak with its most...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 7:56 PM
PHILADELPHIA — At least the 76ers didn't blow a big lead Monday night.
They dropped a 105-87 decision to the Celtics at the Wells Fargo Center in which they were no closer than 12 points in the second half and trailed by as many as 26.
| Dec 18, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — Nerlens Noel has been a fan of Kevin Garnett since he was a boy.
Now the 20-year-old Noel, who missed his rookie season with a torn ACL, is trying to model his on-court skills after Garnett, a 20-year veteran.
Like Noel, Garnett...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:57 PM
By Tim Povtak, The Sports Xchange
ORLANDO, Fla. — A little internal conflict went a long way Sunday night for the Philadelphia 76ers.
A first-half rift between point guard Michael Carter-Williams and center Nerlens Noel — their two best...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 9:20 AM
May 19 will be an important date for general manager Sam Hinkie and the Philadelphia 76ers.
That's when the annual Ping-Pong ball extravaganza known as the NBA Draft Lottery takes place. The draft is set for June 25.
While the Sixers might be able...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 7:12 PM
Observations from Tuesday night's 91-87 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- Absurd that it came to this.
-- You don't go up 23 in the third quarter against the league's worst team and then stop.
-- And not having Chris...
| Dec 24, 2014
MIAMI — Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra insists his team wasn't looking ahead to its much hyped Christmas Day game against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Regardless, his Heat suffered a major breakdown in the second half on Tuesday...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 8:42 PM
The 76ers are back in Philadelphia to begin a stretch of nine home games in their next 15 tonight against the LeBron James-less Cavaliers.
The 4-28 Sixers completed a five-game Western Conference trip in which they dropped all five by an average of 26...