| Apr 9, 2015
| 11:15 AM
It's a tricky line, the concept of tanking without overtly doing it.
It's a wonder the final score wasn't 21-19 when the lottery-destined Lakers played the equally downtrodden Philadelphia 76ers in front of a half-asleep crowd last week. The teams...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 8:46 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Michael Carter-Williams had a pretty good night Monday.
In his return to Philadelphia, Carter-Williams tallied a season- and game-high 30 points in the Bucks' 107-97 victory over the 76ers.
He admitted it was a bit of a strange...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 8:49 PM
Coach Brett Brown offered up the line of the night when he announced pregame that he never envisioned when he took the 76ers job playing the Bulls with just nine players and no point guards. But the injury-wracked and victory-deprived...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 12:09 PM
Thomas Robinson is making the most of his minutes in Philadelphia.
As a matter of fact, he's on the verge of accomplishing a first for an NBA player.
With three games remaining in the 2014-15 season, Robinson is averaging 8.7 points and 7.6 rebounds...
| Apr 9, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — The Wizards rested star John Wall and starting center Nene on Wednesday night against the 76ers.
Turns out they didn't need those two in a 119-90 romp at the Wells Fargo Center in which Washington led from start to finish.
| Apr 6, 2015
NEW YORK (AP) — Andrea Bargnani bounced back from an awful, two-point performance in his last game against the Wizards with one of his best this season.
The top pick in the 2006 draft had 25 points, eight rebounds and four of the team's 14 blocks,...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 7:33 PM
NEW YORK — Andrea Bargnani scored 25 points and Shane Larking added 15 and 11 rebounds, and the New York Knicks snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 101-91 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday night.
Lance Thomas chipped in 14 points...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 5:35 PM
A scenario, if you will:
You are 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie and you end up leaving the May 15 NBA Draft Lottery with the No. 2 overall pick in the draft after registering the league's third-worst regular-season record (19-63 again).
| Apr 2, 2015
WASHINGTON — Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman praised Marcin Gortat's work on the pick-and-roll Wednesday night.
Gortat said he simply did what he always does.
The Wizards center scored 23 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Bradley Beal added...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 4:36 PM
It started innocently enough.
After Monday's 113-111 overtime loss to the Lakers, 76ers rookie Nerlens Noel was asked how playing with point guard Ish Smith has benefited him. Noel replied, "I love that kid. He finds me whenever I'm open. Honestly, he'...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 8:59 PM
Someone in the crowd threw a little red, white and blue ball on the court as players lined up for the final seconds of regulation.
It was a strange moment, and the ball bounced neatly to Philadelphia 76ers power forward Nerlens Noel, who picked it up...