Oct 012010
Sixers hoping Nocioni adds toughness to lineup

October 1 Philadelphia Daily News: “Andres Nocioni has been here less than 2 weeks, but he is Philadelphia. He is everything even the most casual fans want for their teams. He is tough, rough, sometimes gruff, but with a burning desire to win and the skill, will and tactical experience to help accomplish that. “This [More…]

Sep 302010
Williams seems content with bench role

September 30 Philadelphia Inquirer: “This year, Lou Williams is wearing Converse sneakers. Last year, the 76ers’ speedy combination guard wore Nikes – he was between sneaker deals, a “free agent,” as he liked to say – and he would wear different styles on different nights. But that was last season. Much has changed since then, [More…]

Sep 282010
Sixers' training camp: 5 things to watch

September 28 Philadelphia Daily News: Five things to look for as Sixers training camp opens today: 1. The backcourt: Much praise is being heaped on second-year point guard Jrue Holiday, who has a new backcourt running mate in second overall pick Evan Turner. Holiday will be a staple at the point. When he is not [More…]

Sixers training camp opens today

 Posted by at 10:45 am
Sep 282010
Sixers training camp opens today

by Justin Adkins: Today the Philadelphia 76ers start their training camp for the 2010/2011 campaign.  A new coach, Doug Collins, leads an extremely young squad loaded with potential, highlighted by second year point guard Jrue Holiday and rookie number 2 overall pick Evan Turner.  Returning veteran Lou Williams, who will only be 24 entering his sixth NBA season, already likes [More…]

Iguodala learns from NBA’s best

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Sep 282010
Iguodala learns from NBA's best

September 28 Camden Courier-Post: “It was a long time coming for Andre Iguodala, but the Sixers’ swingman finally got the chance to play this summer for a team that won something significant. The 6-foot-6 Iguodala was a starter for Team USA, which captured the FIBA World Championship in Turkey. Monday, as the Sixers prepared to [More…]

Sep 282010
With new coach Collins, Sixers have few age-old concerns

September 28 Philadelphia Daily News: “CHILDREN ARE often the most resilient people we will ever know. Adversity bounces off them as quickly as they grow up. Doug Collins is counting on his new, very youthful team to have the same quality. Jrue Holiday, Jodie Meeks, Marreese Speights, Lou Williams and Thad Young all were witness [More…]

Flyers reduce training camp roster

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Sep 272010
Flyers reduce training camp roster

September 27 Camden Courier-Post: “The Flyers reduced their training camp roster by 28 players on Sunday, assigning 18 players to the AHL Adirondack Phantoms and five to their junior teams, while five others were released from tryout contracts. The players assigned to the Phantoms are forwards Greg Moore, Luke Pither, Matt Clackson, Garrett Klotz, Pat [More…]

Sep 202010
Pronger, healing after surgery, touts Flyers' defensive depth

September 20 Philadelphia Daily News: “Chris Pronger won’t lie. Even having been around the block – through the grinding skates, grueling workouts and gritty battles – each September since 1993, Pronger would rather be on the ice. “While it is sometimes nice to miss parts of camp,” Pronger said with a wink, “I don’t think [More…]