Jun 242011
 
Sixers Runaround: Draft Vucevic in 1st round, Temple's Allen in 2nd round

Philadelphia 76ers news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Sixers draft center Vucevic with 16th overall pick June 24 CSN Philly: When NBA draft day rolls around, it’s the trade talk where all the intrigue lies. To some degree, every team is attempting to improve and reshape its roster. [More…]

May 082011
 

May 8 Wilmington News Journal: “Ideally, Andre Iguodala should be the kind of player the region should embrace.  He plays hard, he plays hurt and he never makes excuses.  Yet Iguodala is quickly falling into the same category as Scott Rolen, who played for the Phillies from 1997 to 2002, before essentially getting booed out [More…]

Apr 182011
 
Sixers Runaround 04.18.11: Playoffs, Williams, Iguodala, more...

April 18: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… In Game 2, Sixers must match Heat’s aggressiveness April 18 Philly.com:  “Playoff basketball is all about physicality. When the games often slow down to half-court affairs, the bigger and the stronger usually come out the victors. That certainly was [More…]

Jan 072011
 
Sixers Runaround: 01.07.11; Iguodala, Meeks, the Bulls, more...

January 7: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Iguodala hopes to practice Monday, not sure when he’ll return to game action January 6 Camden Courier-Post: “Andre Iguodala may be getting closer to a return to the court, but he’s still not sure just when his sore Achilles will be ready for game [More…]

Dec 132010
 
Sixers Runaround: 12.13.10; Brackins, Iguodala, more...

December 13: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Collins thinks Iguodala starting to “hit his stride” for 76ers December 13 Philadelphia Inquirer: “After Sunday’s 88-70 win over the New Orleans Hornets, 76ers coach Doug Collins praised the effort of Andre Iguodala, not just for 16 points, 10 rebounds, and 5 assists, but [More…]

Team effort lifts 76ers over Nets

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Nov 282010
 
Team effort lifts 76ers over Nets

November 28 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Everybody chipped in Saturday night for the 76ers. There was point guard Jrue Holiday getting a team-high 20 points to go with 13 assists to tie his career-high. Swingman Andre Iguodala, in his fourth game back since missing time with an Achilles tendon injury, got the team out of the gate [More…]

What Sixers need this holiday season

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Nov 262010
 
What Sixers need this holiday season

November 26 Philadelphia Daily News  columnist Bob Cooney: “YESTERDAY OFFICIALLY began the holiday season for many. Although it should be a time of giving thanks and time spent with family, gift-giving is also a big part of this time of year. If we were so inclined, here are the gifts that we would give to members [More…]

Nov 232010
 
Tough schedule toughens young Sixers team

November 23 Philadelphia Daily News: “When Doug Collins was named the 76ers‘ head coach in May, he knew his task was monumental. Little did he know that the NBA schedule makers would make it even more difficult. Tonight, the Sixers play at the Washington Wizards, the first of four games in 5 days. When those [More…]