Oct 252010
 
Collins wishes he had more time before opener

October 25 Philadelphia Daily News: “Like a student returning to school after a summer in which the required reading assignments weren’t completed, 76ers coach Doug Collins wishes he had more time. He will oversee his team during their regular-season opener on Wednesday when the vaunted Miami Heat roll into the Wells Fargo Center – ready [More…]

Oct 252010
 
Will Sixers' big catch end up being a keeper?

October 25 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Who knows how these things spread? Maybe some of it is Twitter, some word of mouth, some the Internet, and some just plain old scouting and observation. However it happened, by the time ESPN the Magazine released its NBA preview edition, the majority of its experts – three out of four [More…]

Oct 222010
 
Collins returns; Sixers extend contracts for Holiday, Speights

October 22 Philadelphia Daily News: “It was a busy day for the 76ers, even though they had a day off before they begin preparing for Wednesday’s season opener at home against the vaunted Miami Heat. The team exercised its options yesterday on point guard Jrue Holiday for his third year, and on forward/center Marreese Speights [More…]

Sixers waive Plaisted, Quinn

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Oct 222010
 
Sixers waive Plaisted, Quinn

October 22 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The 76ers waived forward Trent Plaisted and guard Chris Quinn on Thursday, trimming their roster to 14 players for the start of the season. All remaining players have guaranteed contracts. Plaisted, a forward-center from Brigham Young, and Quinn, a point guard with NBA experience, were considered long shots to make the [More…]

Collins misses second straight game

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Oct 212010
 
Collins misses second straight game

October 21 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The 76ers closed out the preseason Wednesday night with coach Doug Collins away from the sideline for the second consecutive game. Collins, 59, underwent tests earlier in the day because of symptoms related to a concussion he suffered on Memorial Day. The Sixers, who have Thursday off, said they expected Collins [More…]

Oct 192010
 
Quinn looking for roster spot with 76ers

October 19 Philadelphia Daily News: “There is a lot new 76ers head coach Doug Collins will look at during the team’s final two preseason games, tonight in Cincinnati against Cleveland and tomorrow night at the Wells Fargo Center against New York. Collins is still trying to figure out who will play when and with whom. [More…]