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Joel Embiid
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November 01, 2018 - 10:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 41 points and 13 rebounds, helping the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Los Angeles Clippers 122-113 on Thursday night. It was Embiid's sixth game already this season with at least 30 points and 10 rebounds. Ben Simmons added 14 points and 11 assists, bouncing back...
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Philadelphia 76ers player Ben Simmons models the team's new City Edition uniforms.
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Rachel Kurland
October 30, 2018 - 4:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia 76ers have fully leaned into what makes Philly iconically Philly by unveiling the team's new 2018-2019 City Edition uniforms. The gray jerseys pay homage to the "Rocky" and "Creed" films, displaying the iconic circle of 13 stars — representing the...
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Detroit Pistons guard Ish Smith (14) brings the ball up court ahead of Philadelphia 76ers guard T.J. McConnell (12) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, in Detroit.
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October 24, 2018 - 8:32 am
By Matt Schoch, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Blake Griffin has heard the critics, but the veteran forward knows it'll take more nights like Tuesday to get where his team wants to go. Griffin scored a career-high 50 points and had the game-winner after he was fouled on a driving layup with 1.8...
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Joel Embiid of Philadelphia 76ers
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October 10, 2018 - 12:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brett Brown made the bold decree that the Philadelphia 76ers would be "star hunting" this summer. Hope the Sixers coach made some nice trips to the local observatory. The only stars the Sixers saw this summer were the ones that passed them by on the way to joining other teams...
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Orlando Magic's Evan Fournier, center, goes up for a shot as Philadelphia 76ers' Robert Covington, from left, Joel Embiid and Mohamed Bamba look on during the first half of a preseason NBA basketball game, Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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October 02, 2018 - 8:03 am
Joel Embiid, perhaps the league's top current big man, matched up Monday with another top-10 center from the draft, Orlando's Mo Bamba. Embiid kept Philadelphia unbeaten with 21 points in the 76ers' final game before they head to China for a pair of games against Dallas. Joel Embiid had 21 points...
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Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons
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September 23, 2018 - 9:26 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Ben Simmons is set to turn the 76ers into must-see TV. But he hopes to have another smash hit off the court. NBC has given a script commitment to "Brotherly Love," loosely based on the life of the Aussie-born NBA rookie of the year. Deadline described the pitch like this: "...
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NBA player Ben Simmons, of the Philadelphia 76ers, arrives at the NBA Awards on Monday, June 25, 2018, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif.
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June 25, 2018 - 9:54 pm
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the NBA Awards, where the league's individual honors are being presented (all times local): 6:35 p.m. Lou Williams of the Los Angeles Clippers is the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year. The guard became the first player to average at least 20 points for the first...
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Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) and guard Ben Simmons (25)
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May 10, 2018 - 12:14 pm
By Andrew Porter, 94WIP PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia 76ers' season is over, but their future is as bright as ever. According to PhillyVoice.com's Kyle Neubeck , after Wednesday night's eliminating semifinals loss, Ben Simmons showed both of his hands to Joel Embiid and said, "...
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Ben Simmons
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
April 25, 2018 - 1:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia 76ers rookie sensation Ben Simmons will appear on an upcoming episode of 60 Minutes in Australia. Reporter Tom Steinfort sits down with Simmons for a one-on-one conversation about life as an NBA star. BEN SIMMONS - this Sunday on @60Mins @BenSimmons25...
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Sixers vs. Hawks
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Matt Leon
April 10, 2018 - 2:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia 76ers will look to stay red hot Tuesday night when they visit the Atlanta Hawks in their penultimate game of the regular season. Philadelphia is 50-30 and they bring a 14-game winning streak into this game. They have already tied the franchise record...
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