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  1. Sixers vs. Orlando Magic at a GlanceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Philly.com

    The fourth-year veteran is tied for fourth in the NBA in rebounding and has recorded 15 double-doubles. Vucevic played in 51 games for the Sixers during his rookie campaign in 2011-12 before being traded along with 2012 first-round pick Moe Harkless to the Magic on Aug. 10, 2012.

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  2. Adam Silver Understands Philadelphia 76ers' Rebuilding ApproachRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    From Day 1, the Philadelphia 76ers ' rebuilding approach has been criticized by many. However, one who will not criticize the approach is NBA commissioner Adam Silver .

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  3. Sixers Acquire Another Second Round Pick, Trade Alexey Shved to HoustonRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    ... waived forward Francisco Garcia . Minnesota will send forward Ronny Turiaf and a second-round pick to the Philadelphia 76ers, sources said. Turiaf recently had arthroscopic surgery on his right hip and will miss the remainder of the season. Derek ...

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  4. Michael Lewis: My wish list for Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... anyone else. Without further regulation, our entire society would soon be operating in the spirit of the Philadelphia 76ers: Kids tanking the SAT, parents choosing high schools that guarantee failure, intellectual prodigies scheming to gain entry to ...

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  5. Adam Silver Rejects Idea That NBA Players Lose on PurposeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... discount the assessment as spin, but Silver isn't blind to case studies such as the now notoriously bad Philadelphia 76ers. From his perspective, criticism of front-office strategies are often overly simplistic. "No player is going out there to ...

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  6. NBA Insider: Pentagon visit touches WolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Mo Williams, left, posted this Instagram image of him with Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Martin Dempsey, center, and Kevin Martin. Timberwolves veteran forward Thaddeus Young visited Washington and its sights many times during the first seven NBA seasons he played just up the freeway in Philadelphia, but he never saw it quite like he did on Wednesday.

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  7. Silver says he doesn't think NBA teams 'tank'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    The topic of tanking in the NBA has been alive and well for years, but it's really become en vogue with the rebuilding strategy of Philadelphia 76ers ' general manager Sam Hinkie. When Hinkie took over the Sixers, he started a process of gutting the roster that took about a year before almost the entire squad started to resemble a D-League roster as opposed to a team full of NBA players.

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  8. AP source: Rockets acquire Timberwolves' BrewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    The Houston Rockets made a move to bolster their depth on the perimeter on Friday, landing veteran swing man Corey Brewer from the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Rockets sent shooting guard Troy Daniels, cash considerations and a pair of future second-round picks to Minnesota, a person with knowledge of the agreement told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the trade has not been officially announced.

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  9. Trading Up for TownsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    This comment is not for the negadelphians. If you cannot see the positives amidst the many negatives, if you do not gleefully anticipate each trade of a mediocre player for a draft pick or each free agent signing, if you are not confident that each move has made us incrementally better and that a major power move or series of moves is on the horizon, if you cannot envision a brighter very near future, this is not for you.

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  10. Heat Star Celebrates Christmas Early With Children In NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... analysis and news covering [] Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat warms up prior to the game against the Philadelphia 76ers on November 1, 2014 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Source: Mitchell Leff/Getty Images) Bosh and his ...

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  11. Former Rockets prospect Furkan Aldemir suits up for PhillyRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Dream Shake

    The Rockets' signing of Dwight Howard produces another NBA ripple as Turkish power forward Furkan Aldemir suits up for the Philadelphia 76ers. The stateside arrival of power forward Furkan Aldemir from Turkey is the latest indirect ripple from the Rockets ' signing of Dwight Howard in 2013.

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  12. Pelicans recall rookie point guard Russ Smith from NBA Development LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... away.'' Smith was obtained in a trade this summer after being selected with the 47th overall pick by the Philadelphia 76ers. He has played in three games for New Orleans, averaging 0.0 points and 0.3 rebounds per game.

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  13. Sixers Struggles Continue, Fall To Hornets 109-91Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Liberty Ballers

    The Sixers got blown out for the second consecutive game at home, this time falling 109-91 to the struggling Charlotte Hornets. Kemba Walker led the Hornets with a season-high 30 points.

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  14. Emmanuel Mudiay Should Be On Philadelphia 76ers' Christmas Wish ListRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    A Christmas list usually consists of things that one wouldn't get any other time of the year. For professional sports teams it's the same; that's why Emmanuel Mudiay should be on the Philadelphia 76ers ' list.

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  15. Magic vs. Jazz notebook: Defensive struggles and Payton's good nightRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Orlando Pinstripe Post

    ... Fournier also said that if the team doesn't come and play with energy on Sunday night against the Philadelphia 76ers , they "are gonna kick our ass." For a team that becomes so stagnant on the offensive end for stretches throughout almost every ...

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  16. Walker, Jefferson lead Hornets past 76ers 109-91Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Tony Wroten and Robert Covington scored 19 apiece for the Sixers, who dropped to 0-14 at home this season. They're closing in on the NBA record for the most home losses to start a season, which is held by the 1993-94 Dallas Mavericks at 19. After surging to a 20-point advantage at halftime, Charlotte held a double-figure lead throughout the second half, with Jefferson scoring 16 points after the break to keep the Sixers at bay.

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  17. NBA results, Dec. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    Damian Lillard scored a career-high 43 points, including 16 after regulation, and the Portland Trail Blazers handed the Spurs their second straight triple-overtime defeat by rallying for a 129-119 victory in San Antonio on Friday night. The Spurs dropped their two previous home games by a combined three points, including a 117-116 loss in triple overtime to Memphis on Wednesday.

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  18. Cavs, James hold off NetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    LeBron James scored 22 points and Mike Miller, making his first start of the season, added 21 on seven three-pointers to lead the Cavaliers to a 95-91 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night in Cleveland. James, who moved into 23d place on the career scoring list, scored eight points in the fourth quarter as the Cavaliers bounced back from their biggest loss of the season Wednesday against Atlanta.

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  19. Kemba Walker, Hornets roll past 76ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Charlotte Observer

    Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker tries to pass the ball around Philadelphia 76ers' Nerlens Noel during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia 76ers' Robert Covington, left, and Charlotte Hornets' Cody Zeller leap for a rebound during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in Philadelphia.

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  20. Hornets Cruise Past SixersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBA.com

    The Result Behind a season-high 30 points from floor general Kemba Walker, Charlotte ended a four-game losing streak with a bang, blowing out Philadelphia, 109-91, on the road. Turning Points The Hornets set the tone early with a dominant first half, pouring in a season-high 66 points in the first 24 minutes of action to put the Sixers on the heels early.

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