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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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AP News
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 guard Ben Simmons (25) reacts to guard Furkan Korkmaz (30) score during the fourth quarter against the Brooklyn Nets at Wells Fargo Center.
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Dave Uram
January 16, 2020 - 9:57 am
Thursday morning would have been ugly if the 76ers hadn't beaten the Brooklyn Nets Wednesday night. Philadelphia fans — already frustrated by an underwhelming first half of the season — would probably have raised the volume on their plea to management to pull the plug on something, or someone. That...
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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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AP News
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' Joel Embiid looks at his injured finger during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
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AP News
January 09, 2020 - 6:31 pm
Philadelphia center Joel Embiid has a torn ligament in his left hand. Read more here.
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David Stern at a press conference before NBA match between the Houston Rockets and the Indiana Pacers at the Mall of Asia Arena on October 10, 2013 in Manila, Philippines.
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Tim Jimenez
January 02, 2020 - 11:47 am
Longtime NBA Commissioner David Stern died on New Year's Day at the age of 77, weeks after he suffered a brain hemorrhage. Bill King, a former general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers, talked with KYW Newsradio about Stern's legacy. Read and listen here.
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NBA Commissioner David Stern takes a question from a reporter during a news conference following an NBA Board of Governors meeting in Dallas.
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AP News
January 01, 2020 - 5:48 pm
David Stern, the basketball-loving lawyer who took the NBA around the world during 30 years as its longest-serving commissioner and oversaw its growth into a global powerhouse, died Wednesday. He was 77. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons (25) makes a move against Indiana Pacers' Aaron Holiday (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game.
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AP News
December 31, 2019 - 8:51 pm
Domantas Sabonis wasn't taking any chances despite Indiana's big lead before halftime. Read more here.
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Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo dunks during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Milwaukee. The Bucks won 117-89.
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AP News
December 25, 2019 - 9:22 am
On the 65th day of the season, with 454 games — more than one-third of the schedule — already in the books, the NBA's unofficial start date has arrived. The annual Christmas Day quintupleheader of games is Wednesday, the day when the casual fan typically turns his or her attention toward the NBA...
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Utah Jazz's Rudy Gobert, right, goes up to shoot against Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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AP News
December 03, 2019 - 7:10 am
James Ennis III hit a 3 and dropped for three pushups, celebratory calisthenics in an early run in which the 76ers flexed their offensive muscle. "I wanted to get a little workout in," Ennis said. Ennis passed the fitness test and Tobias Harris scored 26 points to keep Philadelphia perfect at home...
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Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown yells to his team during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat.
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November 26, 2019 - 9:20 pm
Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown will guide the Australian men’s team at next year’s Tokyo Olympics. Read more here.
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