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1 hr ago | Philadunkia

Legends of Summer76ers Style

Long before the NBA's marketing juggernaut placed it's time, money and television network fully behind the Orlando Pro Summer League and the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, the only time a hoop head like me got to watch his favorite pro ballers in the off-season was on the rare occasion where one of them would drop in for a run at the local summer ... (more)

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Environmental and Urban Economics

Allen Iverson and many NBA players offer a Test of the Permanent Income Hypothesis

NBA basketball players know their age, their contract's terms and the likely length of their playing career, and they can form a good guess of their post-career earnings.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The News Journal

Sixers GM Sam Hinkie treasures patience, privacySixers GM Sam Hinkie...

Time and patience are never more abundant than at the beginning, and mere hours after Sam Hinkie arrived in Philadelphia with a mandate to compete for NBA championships, he leaned into a microphone intent on leveraging those assets.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Sixer Sense

Flashback Friday: Top 5 Fan Favorite Moments from Allen Iverson

Mar 1, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; A banner with the jersey number of Philadelphia 76ers former guard Allen Iverson is raised to the rafters during a ceremony at halftime of game between the 76ers and Washington Wizards at Wells Fargo Center.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

NOLA.com

New Orleans Pelicans' Summer League journey brings father and son closer together | Jimmy Smith

Cameron Ayers, right, son of New Orleans Pelicans' assistant coach Randy Ayers, is trying to land an NBA job on the Pels' Las Vegas Summer League team.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Philly.com

Sixers better off avoiding free-agency fray this year

LEBRON'S most recent drama of free agency - a Melo drama this time, since Carmelo Anthony is in this year's cast of overvalued sneaker salesmen - makes for excellent summertime diversion.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

HeraldSun.com

UNC legend Ford shoots advice, scores with kids

Phil Ford uses Becky Hutchinson, 12, as an example to teach a basketball tehnique.

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The Washington Post

Carter-Williams says rehab is 'ahead of schedule'

When Philadelphia 76ers point guard Michael Carter-Williams was in Orlando last year for NBA summer league, he spent most of his week shaking off questions about his less-than-impressive performance.

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The Post-Standard

Philadelphia 76ers' Michael Carter-Williams says rehab is 'ahead of schedule'

When Philadelphia 76ers point guard Michael Carter-Williams was in Orlando last year for NBA summer league, he spent most of his week shaking off questions about his less-than-impressive performance.

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The Miami Herald

Carter-Williams says rehab is 'ahead of schedule'

Philadelphia 76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams watches an NBA summer league basketball game between the Indiana Pacers and the Oklahoma City Thunder in Orlando, Fla., Wednesday, July 9, 2014.

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Liberty Ballers

Like Father, Like Son: Jerami Grant trying to stick with Sixers

In 1998-99, a 33-year-old Harvey Grant came to Philadelphia for the last stop of his NBA career.

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University City Review

OP-ED: Philadelphia 76ers could use the services of Jeremy Lin or Amar'e Stoudemire right now

It has been broadcast on the news this past week: Jeremy Lin or Amar'e Stoudemire could be coming to the City of Philadelphia to join the Philadelphia 76ers.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Philly.com

A slice of summer hoops at 10th and Olney

Teenage basketball players competing at the Chosen League, in its 13th season using the outdoor courts at 10th and Olney, understand that their deficiencies won't just be exposed.

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The Jersey Journal

13th murder victim this year recalled as 'good kid'

The Jersey City teenager who was slain Thursday on Lembeck Avenue had a passion for basketball and was "a good kid," according to his friends.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Rant Sports

Oklahoma City Thunder: Kevin Durant Is Lacking Killer Instinct

The 2013-14 NBA MVP Kevin Durant was the best player in the league last season. His play undoubtedly evolved from previous season, but there was something missing - a killer instinct.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Philadunkia

Filling Mr. Anderson's Shoes

On Monday the 76ers announced that Sam Hinkie had decided to waive shooting guard James Anderson bringing an end to his predictable time in a Sixers uniform.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Boston Celtics

Does Vince Carter belong in the Hall of Fame?

When people think of Vincent Lamar Carter, they tend to think of one thing: dunking.

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Liberty Ballers

76ers' Sunday Morning Shootaround: The Throwback Edition

In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, a former Sixer shows his allegiance to Brazil, a new Sixer proves that his fandom goes back to his childhood, and Evan Turner continues to do Evan Turner things.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Rant Sports

2014 NBA Draft: 5 Reasons Why Joel Embiid is a Huge Risk for the Philadelphia 76ers

Up until about a week ago, it was looking very likely that the Cleveland Cavaliers would select Joel Embiid.

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Philly.com

Goodbye Payton, hello Saric

Sporting a blue 76ers hat that barely fit over his hair, Elfrid Payton sat at a dais in the bowels of the Barclays Center and responded to queries regarding the prospect of playing with Joel Embiid and how he envisioned fitting in a backcourt that includes Michael Carter-Williams.

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