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Oubre, Jr. trying to ‘be water’ as Nurse sorts out a crowded rotation

Kelly Oubre, Jr. has earned a key rotation spot for the Sixers, but his return complicates the Sixers’ rotation.

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The Weekly Run It Back: Sixers win two, Embiid tweaks knee

The Philadelphia 76ers won both of their games last week, but Joel Embiid is now questionable with left knee soreness for their upcoming contest.

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Embiid questionable as Sixers host Wizards

The Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Washington Wizards last week thanks to 50 points from Joel Embiid. This time around, they might have to do it without him.

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Embiid on Ben Simmons: ‘I think that’s the one that got away’

Joel Embiid joins Tyrese Maxey on the "Maxey on the Mic" pod and has some surprisingly glowing words for former teammate Ben Simmons.

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Pacers vs. Lakers In-Season Tournament Final: Game Thread

The players take the floor tonight with $500k on the line.

Austin Rivers on Daryl Morey’s Sixers: ‘They did my pops dirty, bro’

The former guard unleashes on Daryl Morey for firing Glenn Rivers. You gotta respect the familial loyalty even if it’s a silly notion.

An updated overview of the Sixers’ 2023-24 salary cap

After trading James Harden to the Clippers, where do the Sixers stand cap-wise? And why should you care about "aprons"?

Embiid downplays injury scare, praises Maxey’s fourth quarter aggressiveness

Joel Embiid landed awkwardly, clutched his knee and hobbled throughout the rest of the game, but the reigning MVP stayed on the floor to help secure a win alongside Tyrese Maxey.

Jaden Springer assigned to Delaware Blue Coats, available Saturday night

With everyone healthy, Jaden Springer has been one of the odd men out of the Sixers’ rotation.

Sixers Bell Ringer: Big fourth quarter run propels Sixers to win over Atlanta

Despite some struggles, the Sixers took care of business, but we’ll keep an eye out for news on Joel Embiid’s knee.

Hobbled Embiid guts out fourth quarter, leads Sixers to tight win vs. Hawks

Joel Embiid fell awkwardly in the fourth quarter and appeared hobbled the rest of the game, but the reigning MVP gutted it out in a close win over the Hawks.

Sixers-Hawks: second half thread

Make them play that dang song "Here They Come"

Blue Coats acquire Darius Bazley in trade

The defending G League champions are adding a player with tons of NBA experience that’s still only 23.

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Sixers-Hawks: first half thread

With Sixers’ nemesis Trae Young already ruled out, it’ll be Dejounte Murray looking to beat Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey and the Sixers are their home floor in Philadelphia.

Joel Embiid sits atop’s MVP Ladder

Joel Embiid dropped a 50 piece earlier this week which has vaulted him to the top spot on the MVP Ladder.

Hawks’ star guard Trae Young out vs. Sixers

The Hawks come to Philly now down two starters as Trae Young was ruled out with an illness vs. the Sixers.

Fresh off winning NBA MVP, Joel Embiid is better than ever

Joel Embiid has never been more well-rounded than he is under Nick Nurse.

Sixers return home to host Atlanta Hawks

The Sixers defeated the Atlanta Hawks in their first meeting this season. Now the teams head to South Philadelphia for a rematch.

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Kelly Oubre, Jr. makes immediate and obvious impact in return

It had been nearly a month since Kelly Oubre, Jr. suited up for the Sixers. He showed what they were missing in a too-close-for-comfort win over the Wizards

Joel Embiid’s 50 points provided the ultimate ‘safety valve’ for the Sixers

As we saw Wednesday in Washington, the Sixers star big man’s brilliance can paper over holes in the team’s performance.

Sixers Bell Ringer: Embiid 50-piece snags Sixers a win over the Wizards

Joel Embiid dropped 50 points on Wednesday and the Sixers needed every single one as they defeated the Washington Wizards 131-126.

Embiid drops 50, Sixers escape D.C. with tight win over Wizards

The Sixers couldn’t buy a three and their defense left a lot to be desired, but Joel Embiid poured in 50 and dragged his team to win over the Wizards.

Sixers-Wizards: second half thread

Nico Batum, Paul Reed, Patrick Beverley, De’Anthony Melton and the Sixers supporting cast could play a key part in a potential road win vs. the Wiz kids

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Sixers-Wizards: first half thread

Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey, and Robert Covington have had more than a few days to rest for this upcoming stretch of softer opponents like tonight’s tilt vs. Kyle Kuzma, Jordan Poole and the 3-16 Washington Wizards. But will they play down to the competition?

Report: NBA might investigate Sixers, Rockets for James Harden’s recent claims

Maybe the third time will be the charm for the league office?

Sixers return to action Wednesday looking to get back on track vs. Wizards

After a much-needed four-day break, the Sixers are in D.C. to take on the Wizards Wednesday night.

Who could the Sixers target before the deadline? Tyrese Maxey will impact that

The Sixers have assets and will likely have options as the Feb. 8 trade deadline nears. How much Tyrese Maxey ascends could affect which player(s) they target.

De’Anthony Melton probable, but otherwise spotless injury report for Sixers in Washington

A nearly clean injury report? In this economy?

Embiid finally gets respect, Maxey takes big leap in The Ringer’s player rankings

Joel Embiid and Tyrese Maxey were both given strong rankings by the folks over at The Ringer.

Rotation Trust Level: Is this the deepest Sixers team of Joel Embiid’s career?

Patrick Beverley had an outstanding week and, despite dropping both games without Joel Embiid, the Sixers look mighty deep.

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Sixers need a better plan for when Joel Embiid misses games

Starting Marcus Morris at the 5 ain’t it, chief.

Patrick Beverley was nominated for Eastern Conference Player of the Week

New York Knicks forward Julius Randle won the weekly award. Justice for Pat Bev!

Kelly Oubre Jr. set to make return on Wednesday vs. Wizards

Tsunami Papi ready to make waves.

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