Off-kilter Sixers lose to Celts

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Apr 062011
Off-kilter Sixers lose to Celts

April 6 “The 76ers entered this game off balance. Lou Williams remained in Philly with a strained right hamstring. A new guy, guard Antonio Daniels, joined the team at the morning shootaround. And power forward Elton Brand – it was revealed on Tuesday morning – has been playing with a fracture in his left [More…]

Sixers defeat Celtics, 89-86

 Posted by at 10:07 am
Mar 122011
Sixers defeat Celtics, 89-86

March 12 Philadelphia Inquirer: “With the end of the regular season about a month away, the 76ers hosted the Boston Celtics in a game that had a playoff feel. The sellout crowd of 20,614 certainly was engaged. So were the Sixers. Click here for complete article… Click here to Comment and Discuss on the PSC [More…]

Sixers come up short in Boston

 Posted by at 10:59 pm
Dec 222010
Sixers come up short in Boston

December 22 Philadelphia Inquirer: BOSTON – The 76ers needed to beat a lot of things on Wednesday night: the explosive energy inside a sold-out TD Garden, the emotional impact of their embarrassing loss a night earlier, and, of course, the Boston Celtics themselves. While the Celtics hadn’t lost since last month, the Sixers were only [More…]

Dec 102010
Sixers Runaround: 12.10.10; Loss to Celtics, Meeks, Garnett, more...

December 10: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Sixers bring excitement back to Philly December 10 Camden Courier-Post columnist Kevin Callahan: “There was a little excitement, a tangible bounce in the building Thursday night. And, that was before the game. Then, when Andre Iguodala hit a running shot with six seconds left to [More…]

Dec 102010
Sixers lose a 102-101 heartbreaker to Celtics

December 10 Philadelphia Inquirer:  “The final play of the game, an easy score for a guy nearly a foot taller than his defender, was an incorrect representation of the game’s entirety. The 76ers and the Boston Celtics were in a tug-of-war at the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday night, a back-and-forth, a basketball game unlike [More…]

Oct 132010
Subs spark Sixers' first preseason win

October 13 Philadelphia Daily News: “FOR THE FIRST 29 minutes of last night’s 76ers-Boston Celtics preseason game at the Wells Fargo Center, Sixers forward Jason Kapono did the same thing that about 3,500 people sitting in the stands did – watched. He observed the Celtics take a 12-point lead. He saw the Sixers get manhandled [More…]

Oct 072010
Green Sixers dismantled by experienced Celtics

October 7 Philadelphia Daily News: “On a Boston Celtics team that features mega-superstars Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce, newly acquired Shaquille O’Neal was the one who got the loudest, rock-star-like treatment last night in his debut wearing the Kelly green. No matter how much adulation O’Neal and his teammates got from the Boston [More…]