Ben Simmons

Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons (25) goes to the basket past Brooklyn Nets guard Chris Chiozza (9) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in New York.
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January 20, 2020 - 6:00 pm
Ben Simmons tied a career high with 34 points and added 12 rebounds and 12 assists, carrying the Philadelphia 76ers to a 117-111 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Monday. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons goes up for a dunk during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls, Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, in Philadelphia.
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January 17, 2020 - 9:44 pm
Furkan Korkmaz had six 3-pointers and a career-high 24 points, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Chicago Bulls 100-89 Friday night. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers' Tobias Harris reacts after making a 3-pointer during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, in Philadelphia.
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January 16, 2020 - 6:33 am
At the start of the season, the Philadelphia 76ers said that they would bank their NBA title hopes on a "BullyBall" formula of physical defense and inside presence. In a tight game in the fourth quarter on Wednesday night, that mixture worked to perfection. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers' Norvel Pelle, right, dunks the ball as Tobias Harris, left, and Boston Celtics' Daniel Theis look on during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Philadelphia.
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January 10, 2020 - 8:37 am
Brett Brown gathered his team in the locker room to ring the postgame victory bell when the 76ers coach noticed a familiar face on general manager Elton Brand's phone. There was Joel Embiid on FaceTime, calling in from New York where he's set to have surgery Friday to repair a torn ligament. Read...
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The Australia Flag flies under red skies from the fires on January 04, 2020 in Bruthen Australia.
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Mike Dougherty
January 09, 2020 - 8:06 am
At least two-dozen people have been killed, and the toll on wildlife has been devastating, as wildfires continue to burn in Austrailia. As relief pours in from around the world, some 76ers have stepped up to help. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers' Matisse Thybulle, center, dunks the ball with New York Knicks' Dennis Smith Jr., left, defending during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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November 21, 2019 - 7:44 am
The anticipated shot didn't win a playoff or even big regular-season game. Simmons, though, got the weight of the ridicule for the career 0-fer off his back when he hit the first 3-pointer of his career and had 18 points and 13 assists to lead Philadelphia to a 109-104 victory over the New York...
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Philadelphia 76ers general manager Elton Brand
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October 23, 2019 - 2:58 pm
The man tasked with helping the 76ers finish The Process they started earlier this decade believes a personal touch can help Philadelphia take the final steps from joke to juggernaut. Read more about GM Elton Brand here.
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Apr 15, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons (25) reacts to the crowd after a score against the Brooklyn Nets during the first quarter in game two of the first round of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center.
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August 06, 2019 - 9:11 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 76ers star is implying that racism is the reason he and friends were given a hard time getting into a casino early Monday morning. The Crown Casino in Melbourne, Australia, has tried to defend its employees' actions, but it seems Ben Simmons isn't ready to accept...
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Brett Brown
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May 13, 2019 - 5:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brett Brown survived a 10-win season to steer the Philadelphia 76ers toward the top of the Eastern Conference. Brown's chances of returning for a seventh season as coach are on the rocks following back-to-back 50-win campaigns. So it goes in Philly, where patience with the...
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Brooklyn Nets against Philadelphia 76ers
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April 24, 2019 - 11:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The 76ers have gone south in Toronto. Sixers coach Brett Brown wants the season series to come with an asterisk. Sure, the Raptors went 3-1 against the Sixers, but Philadelphia has evolved thanks to a pair of splashy trades this season that could skew the perception that Toronto...
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