76ERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Joel Embiid to Undergo Surgery for Torn Meniscus

After the Philadelphia 76ers shut down Joel Embiid for the remainder of the season, they announced Embiid is undergoing knee surgery to repair his torn meniscus. Surprise, surprise, Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has suffered another setback. Or perhaps, the information is finally coming to light. ESPN’s Marc Stein first reported the story that Embiid […] Joel Embiid to...
Via The Sixer Sense
3 hours ago

Sixers season has exceeded expectations thanks to Saric and Embiid

The 2016-2017 season for the Philadelphia 76ers has been a success because of the play of their two outstanding rookies, Dario Saric and Joel Embiid. Even with 12 games remaining in the 2016-2017 season, there is no doubt that this season has been a great success for the Philadelphia 76ers. With any season, there are […] Sixers season has exceeded expectations thanks to Saric and...
Via The Sixer Sense
5 hours ago

Philadelphia 76ers Should Oppose NBA Insistance Stars Play 82 Game Season

Philadelphia 76ers fans seldom align with “League Protocol”. But as NBA Warns teams not to rest players, Philadelphia 76ers fans should seek NBA league changes If you thought the Philadelphia 76ers have been a mess these past four seasons, you need to reset your dials.  The bigger issues are at the mother ship, the NBA.  You […] Philadelphia 76ers Should Oppose NBA Insistance...
Via The Sixer Sense
21 hours ago

Draft Ticket Requests are Up Big Time

More people want to spend a late April weekend in Philadelphia than Chicago? COLOR ME SHOCKED: As of Tuesday, 156,000 fans have signed up on Fan Mobile Pass to take part in the NFL Draft Experience in Philadelphia, according to the league. It’s the greatest number of fans to ever sign up for the event even though registration has only been open 16 days. By comparison, 48,000 fans...
Via Crossing Broad
22 hours ago

WATCH: Brett Brown l Shootaround (3.22.17)

Brett Brown speaks to the media following their shootaround in Oklahoma City.
Via YouTube
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia 76ers: Joel Embiid’s future appears murky

Another batch of bad news was handed to Philadelphia 76ers fans Wednesday as ESPN’s Marc Stein reported that Joel Embiid is likely to have knee surgery on his left knee. Sixers fans should be almost immune to news like this at this juncture in the road. They’ve been delivered bad news on so many occasions over the past five or so years that this shouldn’t even affect them....
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Joel Embiid likely to need knee surgery

Joel Embiid is likely to need knee surgery to repair a torn meniscus, according to a report.ESPN’s Marc Stein reported the news about Embiid on Wednesday. This is an interesting development considering how Embiid’s injury was handled publicly.Embiid suffered a knee injury on Jan. 20 and has been out since Jan. 27. What was initially believed to just be a bone bruise turned into...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Sixers made ‘significant’ offer for Paul George at trade deadline

The Philadelphia 76ers were apparently in hot pursuit of four-time All-Star forward Paul George at last month’s trade deadline.ESPN’s Zach Lowe reported on Tuesday that the Sixers were among the teams that the Indiana Pacers engaged in George trade talks at the deadline. Kyle Neubeck of Liberty Ballers added that the Sixers made a “significant” offer for George that supposedly...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia 76ers eye season split vs. Orlando Magic

The Philadelphia 76ers will take on the Orlando Magic Monday night for the fourth time this season. The Magic currently hold a 2-1 lead over the Sixers in the season series. After losing the first two games against the Magic by scores of 103-101 and 105-88, the Sixers fired back in the third matchup between the two as they beat the Magic 112-111. The Sixers won that game all thanks...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia rallies from 13 down to beat Celtics 105-99

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Robert Covington made the go-ahead 3-pointer late in the fourth quarter to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 105-99 win over the Boston Celtics on Sunday. Dario Saric scored key baskets to extend the lead and bolster his bid for NBA Rookie of the Year. Saric scored 23 points and helped rally the Sixers from a 13-point hole in the third. Covington buried a 3 with...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia 76ers: time for some experimentation

The Philadelphia 76ers’ season is nearly over, but the team still has time to experiment with their roster in their last few games of the season. The Sixers have some young guys who didn’t really get a chance to play throughout the season, but head coach Brett Brown can now call upon these players to see what their skill-set consists of. Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot is just one example...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brett Brown l Practice (3.16.17)

Brett Brown speaks to the media following their practice in Camden, NJ.
Via YouTube
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tiago Splitter | Practice (3.16.17)

Tiago Splitter speaks to the media following the teams practice in Camden, NJ.
Via YouTube
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Simmons can’t wait to play for 76ers

Ben Simmons is out for the season for the Philadelphia 76ers as he continues to rehab from a broken foot suffered during training camp. The No. 1 overall draft pick is itching for an opportunity to play.Simmons shared this on Instagram Sunday: That photo was from before the 76ers’ game on Sunday against the Clippers in Los Angeles.Simmons has been with the team on its road trip...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Joel Embiid updates Instagram page, saddens Sixers fans

Joel Embiid is one of the most active NBA players on social media, and it’s safe to say he’s the undisputed king.From hitting on Instagram models, to asking other players about their virginity, Embiid really doesn’t have a filter, and there’s no topic he won’t discuss.Unfortunately, Embiid has been ruled out for the season with a meniscus injury, but at least it will not...
Via The Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

With Joel Embiid out, who should win Rookie of the Year?

Joel Embiid is the NBA’s Rookie of the Year even if he is not the NBA’s Rookie of the Year. He’s been much more than just the best first-year player in the NBA, he’s been instrumental in changing the on-court culture of the 76ers while also being one of the most entertaining men off the floor. He’s given Philly fans a sense of optimism that they haven’t had since Allen...
Via Yardbarker
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Simmons won’t play for the Sixers this season

With less than a third of the season remaining, time was running out for rookie No. 1 overall pick Ben Simmons to make his NBA debut. Simmons suffered a broken foot back in training camp and has been sidelined since.Unfortunately for those with the Philadelphia 76ers, Simmons will now sit out the remainder of the season.“The scan on his (Simmons) right foot the first overall pick...
Via Sportsnaut
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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