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Dec 11

Joel Embiid a late scratch in Sixers’ loss to Pelicans

With back tightness sidelining Embiid, Ben Simmons finished with 27 points, 10 assists and five rebounds.

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Dec 11

Trevor Booker contributes, and other observations from Sixers-Pelicans

Five quick takeaways from the Sixers’ third straight loss.

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Dec 11

Sixers’ Joel Embiid sidelined with back tightness

This marks the fifth game Joel Embiid has missed this season.

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Dec 11

Sixers’ Robert Covington might miss two games with lower back contusion

Covington suffered the injury with 68 seconds left in Saturday night’s loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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Dec 10

Sixers-Cavaliers observations, ‘best’ and ‘worst’ awards: LeBron James, Jerryd Bayless and Sixers’ late-game self destruction

The Sixers missed all six of their shots and committed three turnovers in the final 4 minutes, 6 seconds.

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Dec 10

Sixers-Pelicans: Trying to overcome New Orleans’ twin towers

Sixers small forward Robert Covington is doubtful for Sunday’s game against the Pelicans.

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Dec 10

LeBron James records triple-double as Cavaliers defeat short-handed Sixers, 105-98

Trevor Booker finishes with 12 points, eight rebounds and one block in his Sixers’ debut.

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Dec 10

Sixers-Cavaliers: Without Joel Embiid Sixers give Cavs a run for their money, and other quick thoughts from a 105-98 loss

Five quick observations from a hard-fought loss to the Cavs.

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Dec 10

Weary Trevor Booker excited to lead young Sixers

“Coming to a young, up-and-coming team I think it’s a new opportunity for me,” says Trevor Booker.

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Dec 10

Sixers’ Dario Saric will play against Cleveland

The power forward missed Thursday’s game with left eye laceration and right eye corneal abrasion.

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Dec 09

Sixers without Joel Embiid, T.J. McConnell and most likely Dario Saric versus Cavaliers

Booker joined the team on Friday.

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Dec 09

Anticipated return for Sixers’ Markelle Fultz is unlikely before Christmas maybe even New Year

Sixers and surgeon Ben Kilber “will gauge his readiness in approximately three weeks”

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Dec 09

Sixers-Cavaliers: Attempting to win without Joel Embiid

The Sixers lost to Cleveland, 113-91, in their last meeting on Nov. 27.

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Dec 09

Ben Simmons is the better player but Brandon Ingram is willing to shoot

The biggest difference between the two young players is that Brandon Ingram can shoot the ball and Ben Simmons will not.

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Dec 09

Sixers to sit Joel Embiid against Cavaliers

Embiid will face DeMarcus Cousins and the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday.

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Dec 08

Book about about former 76ers writer Phil Jasner had son ‘On the Case’

Phil Jasner was a Hall of Fame writer with the Philadelphia Daily News for decades. His son, Andy, has written a book highlighting stories from that career.

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Dec 08

Sixers-Lakers observations, ‘best’ and ‘worst’ awards: Joel Embiid, Brandon Ingram, Richaun Holmes, patchy defense

Brandon Ingram hit the game-winning shot, and the Lakers grabbed 15 offensive rebounds in breaking a five-game skid.

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Dec 08

Ben Simmons’ triple-double not enough as 76ers lose late to Lakers

Brandon Ingram won it for L.A. with a three-pointer in the waning seconds.

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Dec 08

Jahlil Okafor trade: 76ers get Trevor Booker from Brooklyn Nets, also give up Nik Stauskas

The Sixers will also send a second-round pick to the Nets.

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Dec 07

Trevor Booker: Who is the forward the 76ers got in a trade for Jahlil Okafor?

Booker, 30, in his eighth year in the NBA, is a veteran power forward with an attractive expiring contract.

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