Dec 212010
 
Sixers Runaround: 12.21.10; Turner, Brand, more...

December 21: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Turner can’t seem to find a home in Sixers’ lineup December 21 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Bob Cooney: “At this time of the year, homecomings are about as customary as live, decorated Christmas trees filling front windows. Getting to reunite with some family and friends [More…]

Dec 022010
 
Struggling rookie Turner could lose spot in Sixers' starting lineup

December 2 Philadelphia Daily News: “Evan Turner just turned 22 in October. That thought probably enters the minds of coach Doug Collins, president Rod Thorn and general manager Ed Stefanski every day – probably more than once. It hasn’t been a rosy start for the second overall pick from the June draft. There have been [More…]

Nov 302010
 
Sixers Runaround: 11.30.10; Brackins to D-league, more...

November 30: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Sixers’ Turner stays, Brackins heads to D-League November 30 Philadelphia Inquirer:  “In the last week, rookie guard Evan Turner has the same number of points as 76ers teammate Craig Brackins, who is packing his bags for an assignment in the D-League. Turner and Brackins [More…]

Nov 152010
 
Sixers Runaround: 11.15.10; Turner and Holiday schooled, more...

November 15: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Sixers’ young guns Holiday and Turner were schooled by Spurs stars Parker and Ginobili November 15 Philadelphia Inquirer: “On Saturday night, no duo was more outdueled than the 76ers’ starting backcourt. Second-year point guard Jrue Holiday and rookie Evan Turner, the Sixers’ young-gun starters, [More…]

Holiday, Turner are starting duo

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Nov 132010
 
Holiday, Turner are starting duo

November 13 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The 76ers‘ backcourt of the future is now. Coach Doug Collins appears to have settled on second-year point guard Jrue Holiday and rookie shooting guard Evan Turner as starters. It took an injury to swingman Andre Iguodala, formerly the team’s shooting guard, to open space in the starting lineup for Turner. [More…]

Nov 102010
 
Future is now for youthful Sixers backcourt

November 10 Philadelphia Daily News: “This was the 76ers‘ backcourt combination of the future that Doug Collins, at the start of training camp, wasn’t sure would ever work. This was second-year point guard Jrue Holiday, who basically was on the court for about half of his rookie season, and rookie Evan Turner, the No. 2 [More…]

Nov 072010
 
Sixers Runaround: 11.07.10; Iguodala out Sunday, Turner, more...

November 7: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Iguodala to miss Sunday’s game November 7 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The 76ers will be without swingman Andre Iguodala for Sunday afternoon’s game against the New York Knicks. Iguodala, who missed the second half of Friday night’s 123-116 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, underwent an MRI [More…]

Nov 052010
 
Sixers Runaround: 11.05.10; Sixers' challenges, Collins concussion, more...

November 5: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Collins not expected to miss any more games November 5 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Sixers coach Doug Collins, who missed the second half of Wednesday night’s game due to symptoms of vertigo, is not expected to miss any more game time. Collins is expected to be [More…]