| Mar 20, 2015
| 8:23 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nerlens Noel scored a career-high 23 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the New York Knicks 97-81 Friday night in a matchup of the two worst teams in the Eastern Conference.
Ish Smith added 15...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 8:18 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The 76ers have lost 14 in a row on the road, but they're having some success at home.
Wednesday night's 94-83 victory over the Pistons was their third in their last five games at Wells Fargo Center.
Sixers coach Brett Brown...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:41 PM
BOSTON — Celtics coach Brad Stevens might soon be hearing some locker-room chatter about his team's playoff push with the way it's been playing.
Tyler Zeller scored a career-high 26 points, Avery Bradley had 20 and the Celtics won their season-...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 5:21 PM
Nerlens Noel believes he is a core player for the 76ers.
Then, again, he said he "did think" Michael Carter-Williams was one, too. And Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie dealt Carter-Williams, his former AAU teammate and the 2013-14 NBA Rookie of the...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 5:31 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Two nights after missing a chance to go against a first-rate Eastern Conference center Joakim Noah due to a minor Noah injury, Nerlens Noel has formidable Western Conference big man DeMarcus Cousins on tap Friday evening.
| Mar 12, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — The 76ers had plenty of chances to beat the injury-depleted Bulls on Wednesday night, including the final shot in regulation.
But Luc Mbah a Moute missed a jumper in the closing seconds and Chicago dominated overtime, sending the...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 6:20 AM
TV/radio: 6 p.m. Wednesday; CSN, WMVP-AM 1000.
Storylines: The 76ers have not played since Saturday, when they posted a shocking 92-84 victory over the Hawks. Atlanta rested three starters but still it marked just the fourth time in NBA history a team...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 5:27 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Rookie center Joel Embiid experienced a “minor setback” during the rehab of the stress fracture in his right foot, according to an NBA source.
Some folks saw Embiid in public Sunday wearing a protective boot, which he...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:47 AM
Gone is last season's NBA Rookie of the Year, 23-year-old Michael Carter-Williams.
Saying good-bye this week is LeSean McCoy, the Eagles' all-time leading rusher at age 26.
Phillies and Flyers fans can rest easy because there is no one as young,...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 4:40 PM
With 19 games remaining in the 2014-15 season, what is reasonable to expect from the Sam Hinkie and the Sixers next year?
That could be a very interesting question.
So let's try some questions and answers about what the 2015-16 campaign could be like....
| Mar 3, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — While sitting out last season with a torn ACL, Nerlens Noel spent more than three months taking one-handed shots while his form was completely overhauled.
The progress was slow and time-consuming, but Noel — often with head...