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Joel Embiid
Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
December 14, 2018 - 10:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic excitedly slammed the ball to the floor as the final second ticked off and a stunned crowd headed for the exits. For the entire night, 76ers center Joel Embiid electrified Philadelphia fans with one of the best individual performances of the season. In the end,...
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Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons (25) shoots the ball over Brooklyn Nets forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (24) during the second quarter at Wells Fargo Center.
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December 12, 2018 - 10:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Spencer Dinwiddie scored a career-high 39 points off the bench and Allen Crabbe had 20 to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 127-124 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. Joel Embiid had 33 points and 17 rebounds and Ben Simmons scored 22 for Philadelphia, which...
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Jimmy Butler
Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
December 07, 2018 - 10:37 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Jimmy Butler scored 38 points, and the Philadelphia 76ers overcame Joel Embiid's absence Friday night, rallying from a 15-point third-quarter deficit to beat the Detroit Pistons 117-111. Blake Griffin had 31 points and 12 rebounds for Detroit, but the Pistons squandered their big...
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Matt Leon
December 07, 2018 - 11:18 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia 76ers will be up in Michigan tonight to visit the Detroit Pistons. The Sixers won't have one of the stars in this on the floor as multiple outlets are reporting that Joel Embiid is getting the night off for rest purposes. Embiid is averaging 26.3...
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Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam (43) and Philadelphia 76ers guard JJ Redick (17) battle for a loose ball during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 in Toronto.
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December 06, 2018 - 6:22 am
By Ian Harrison, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard insisted he doesn't try to do anything extra in big games. His numbers suggest otherwise. Leonard had 36 points, Jonas Valanciunas scored 18 of his season-high 26 in the fourth quarter and the Toronto Raptors beat Philadelphia 113-102...
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December 02, 2018 - 10:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jimmy Butler continued his run as Philadelphia's stretch-run shooter, scoring 13 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter to lead the 76ers to a 103-95 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday night. Butler hit winning shots against Charlotte and Brooklyn in eight days to...
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November 25, 2018 - 9:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jimmy Butler made a 3-pointer with 2.3 seconds remaining to give the Philadelphia 76ers a 127-125 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday. Butler's shot from the right wing, similar to the one that beat Charlotte in overtime on Nov. 17, capped Philadelphia's rally from 20 points...
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David Madden
November 24, 2018 - 6:00 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) -- Sports betting has taken off in New Jersey since its inception in June. All but the Hard Rock have opened physical and online sports betting sites. Resorts added its casino parlor this week, although their pairing with Draft Kings leads the internet field in...
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Nov 17, 2018; Charlotte, NC, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Amir Johnson (5) acknowledges a foul during play against the Charlotte Hornets during the first half at Spectrum Center.
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November 17, 2018 - 10:57 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jimmy Butler knocked down a 3-pointer as time expired in overtime, and the Philadelphia 76ers overcame a career-high 60 points from Kemba Walker to beat the Charlotte Hornets 122-119 on Saturday night. Butler's play in the final seconds was the difference. JIMMY BUCKETS...
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Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, left, reacts to an inadvertent whistle by a referee as Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in Los Angeles.
AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill
November 15, 2018 - 10:09 am
By Greg Beacham, AP Sports Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — A floating jumper, a foul and a free throw in the fourth quarter of a tight game. With a gorgeous three-point play, the King jumped over the Big Dipper. LeBron James' inimitable presence has already been felt in his first few weeks in Hollywood...
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