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Bynum's Sixers Debut On Hold.. Again

AP | ROB MAADDI | Posted 11.24.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Andrew Bynum's debut with the Philadelphia 76ers is on hold again. General manager Tony DiLeo said Saturday that ...

The Philadelphia 76ers Need to End the Andrew Bynum Experiment (Already)

Eric Marmon | Posted 01.21.2013 | Sports
Eric Marmon

The Bunsen burner has yet to be lit, the pH paper hasn't even changed color, and the mice are nowhere near the button that disposes a piece of cheese. Despite barely being started, it is time for the Philadelphia 76ers to end the Andrew Bynum Experiment.

Cyclops Free Throw

Posted 11.16.2012 | Sports

Greg Monroe wouldn't let a little thing like temporary blindness get in his way. The Pistons center was poked in the eye by the 76ers' Spencer Hawe...

Boom Or Bust?

Sports On Earth | Posted 11.15.2012 | Sports

He was the second-best player involved in last summer’s blockbuster Dwight Howard trade, or maybe the grand prize if you subscribe to Shaquille O’...

Sixers Usher in New Era by Reconnecting With the Past

Mitch Goldich | Posted 12.17.2012 | Sports
Mitch Goldich

The Sixers still have a ways to go if they expect to replicate the success of a bygone era. But the ownership group will continue celebrating the achievements of the club's most accomplished former players.

It's Over

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 10.10.2012 | Sports

LONDON (AP) — Talk about an L.A. Story. It goes like this: Dwight Howard travels to Los Angeles for back surgery four months ago, wal...

A Sad Day in Orlando Could Have Been Brighter

Bobby Elliott | Posted 10.10.2012 | Sports
Bobby Elliott

Everybody knew Dwight Howard was going to be traded; no one knew the Orlando Magic would receive so little in return.

Jada Pinkett-Smith Opens Up On Her Most Fascinating NBA Team

Posted 08.05.2012 | Black Voices

In our weekly "Love Of The Game" series, HuffPost Black Voices talks sports with a person of note. This week we caught up with multitalented actress J...

Surprised Sixers Pick Harkless

AP | ROB MAADDI | Posted 08.28.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With an eye toward the future, the Philadelphia 76ers couldn't pass up Maurice Harkless. The Sixers selected the ...

Former NBA Player Dies At 72

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.03.2012 | Sports

LeRoy Ellis, who played 14 years in the NBA after a standout career at St. John's, had died of prostate cancer. He was 72. St. John's a...

Celtics Beat 76ers, Will Play Heat For Finals Berth

Posted 05.26.2012 | Sports


LIVE: Celtics vs. 76ers In Game 7

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.26.2012 | Sports

The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers square off with a trip to South Florida on the line in a Game 7 on Saturday night in Boston. Unlike the case...

Finding Answers: Iverson Returns To Philly

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.24.2012 | Sports

Before the 76ers and Celtics took the floor in Philadelphia for Game 6 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series, Allen Iverson slipped into a home...

76ers Force Game 7

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 07.23.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — Jrue Holiday scored 20 points, and Elton Brand had 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead the tough-and-determined Philadelphia 76ers ...

76ers Storm Back To Stun Celtics

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 05.19.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA -- Andre Iguodala squared up for a 3-pointer from the wing like he had hundreds of times in his career. This shot was different from all...

Celtics Bounce Back With Game 3 Blowout

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 07.16.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — Kevin Garnett yapped his way down the court after big baskets and clearly enjoyed taking it to the 76ers. Rajon Rondo pushed the...

Rondo, KG Lead Celtics Past Sixers In Game 1

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 07.12.2012 | Sports

BOSTON — Rajon Rondo has made dozens of last-second dashes to the basket. This time, he went in the opposite direction....

Elite 8! 76ers Send Top-Seeded Bulls Home

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 07.10.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — Andre Iguodala and Evan Turner hopped on the scorer's table and played to the crowd as the catchy 76ers theme song blared in the ...

Bulls Not Finished Yet

AP | ANDREW SELIGMAN | Posted 05.09.2012 | Sports

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Bulls aren't quite finished after all. Luol Deng scored 24 points, Carlos Boozer added 19 points and 13 rebounds, and Chicago ...

76ers Put Bulls On Brink Of Elimination

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 07.06.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA — Spencer Hawes scored 22 points and Jrue Holiday had 20 to help the surprising Philadelphia 76ers beat the Chicago Bulls 89-82 on ...

76ers Rally Against Bulls As Derrick Rose Watches

AP | ANDREW SELIGMAN | Posted 07.01.2012 | Sports

CHICAGO — Jrue Holiday scored 26 points, Lou Williams added 20 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat Chicago 109-92 on Tuesday night to even their fir...

Best Comebacks In NBA Playoffs History

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.30.2012 | Sports

With the 2012 NBA Playoffs just barely out of the gate for Round 1, the postseason already seems to be shaping up to be chock-full of bedlam and comeb...

NBA Players React To Rose Injury On Twitter

Posted 04.29.2012 | Sports

The Chicago Bulls and their fans -- along with USA Basketball and just the NBA playoffs in general -- suffered a major blow on Saturday night when rei...

Questions Hover Over Bulls

AP | ANDREW SELIGMAN | Posted 06.27.2012 | Sports

DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bulls came into the season with big expectations. They're entering the playoffs with one big question mark. ...

LeBron Scores Season-High In Win Over Sixers

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 04.03.2012 | Sports

MIAMI -- LeBron James arrived at work a little earlier than usual on Tuesday, warming up more than three hours before tip-off with hopes of finding hi...