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Oct 18

Markelle Fultz’s NBA debut will feel like a home game to him

The Sixers’ top draft pick expects a warm welcome in Washington, where he starred in high school not long ago.

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Oct 17

The risk/reward of Joel Embiid makes Sixers unpredictable | David Murphy

They are a maddening team to project, these Sixers.

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Oct 17

Sixers’ Joel Embiid angry about minutes restriction

“I don’t think there should ever be minute restrictions,” he says.

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Oct 17

Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, and Markelle Fultz: Sixers cornerstones

The 76ers have three players around whom the team plans to build a champion. It all starts Wednesday night.

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Oct 17

Taking a timeout for an odd look at the Sixers season

Brett Brown says reduction of timeouts will affect the flow of the game and how it’s coached.

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Oct 16

Bummer for Joel Embiid: Brett Brown expects his minutes to be ‘in the teens’ early

Embiid played 22 minutes, 25 seconds in the 2016 season opener.

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Oct 16

76ers’ opening-day roster: Player capsules

An in-depth look at the 2017-18 Sixers.

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Oct 16

Approach fuels Robert Covington’s Sixers rise

Robert Covington went undrafted and he’s playing on the last year of his 76ers contract.

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Oct 16

NBA team-by-team previews

The Thunder think they can challenge the Warriors, the Cavaliers have a new backcourt, and Josh Hart is bringing grit to the Lakers.

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Oct 16

Sixers bench has experience and grit

The Sixers bench has weapons that can complement its starting unit.

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Oct 16

How and why the Sixers and ‘The Process’ have captured the city’s imagination

The young and promising trio of Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz give 76ers fan hope they haven’t had in Philadelphia in many years.

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Oct 16

Sixers’ Dario Saric is tirelessly improving his game

Saric was a runner up for rookie of the year last season, and he has continued to improve in the offseason.

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Oct 15

Sixers’ Markelle Fultz will likely start season coming off bench

When asked if the No. 1 pick would start in Wednesday’s season-opening game in Washington against the Wizards, Brett Brown said, “I don’t believe so.”

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Oct 15

Joel Embiid and the great rewards of great risks | Bob Ford

Sam Hinkie said drafting Joel Embiid was the right thing to do, but he never guaranteed it would work.

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Oct 14

Sixers convert Jacob Pullen’s contract to a two-way deal, make roster moves official

The 27-year-old is determined to make an NBA roster, and he doesn’t care how he gets there.

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Oct 14

Five observations from the 76ers’ preseason game vs. Miami Heat

Justtin Anderson has a chance to contend with Jahlil Okafor as team’s most improved player.

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Oct 14

Sixers retain Jacob Pullen on two-way deal; sign three other players

As expected, the 76ers have converted point guard Jacob Pullen’s contract to a two-way deal. The team also agreed to terms with forward Marc Loving, guard Andrew Andrews and forward James Webb III. None of those three players are expected to make the S…

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Oct 14

Sixers waive Kris Humphries, Emeka Okafor, James Blackmon Jr.

Don’t be surprised if Jacob Pullen gets signed to a two-way deal.

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Oct 14

Sixers’ Ben Simmons shines in Joel Embiid’s homecoming

The point guard dominated play with 19 points on 9-for-11 shooting as the Sixers beat the Miami Heat, 119-95, at the Sprint Center.

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Oct 14

76ers 119, Heat 95: Five quick observations

Quick takes from the Sixers preseason finale.

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