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Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons, center, dunks the ball past Orlando Magic's Nikola Vucevic, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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March 05, 2019 - 10:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Stuck in a slump, JJ Redick got a pep talk from his wife, played Legos with his sons and had a few therapeutic talks with his 76ers teammates. He turned the positive thinking into his own calming message to coach Brett Brown: "Look, I'm a big boy. I'll figure it out." Redick...
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March 02, 2019 - 11:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Stephen Curry shook off foul trouble to score 28 points and spark the Golden State Warriors down the stretch of a 120-117 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night. Curry seemed invisible in long stretches, especially in the third when he played just 3:45 of the quarter...
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Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons goes up for a dunk during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, in Oklahoma City.
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March 01, 2019 - 8:46 am
By Cliff Brunt, AP Sports Writer OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers looked pretty good for a team that claims to be still figuring things out. Good enough to end a 19-game losing streak to the Thunder. Tobias Harris scored 32 points and Ben Simmons had a triple-double to help the 76ers...
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Mar 13, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) studies on a laptop prior to action against the Indiana Pacers at Wells Fargo Center.
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Kevin Wright
April 06, 2018 - 6:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- With the playoffs looming, the Philadelphia 76ers say there is still no timetable for Joel Embiid's return from injury. On March 28, Embiid suffered a fractured orbital bone in the left eye following an collision with fellow first round pick Markelle Fultz. Joel...
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Mar 19, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) reacts to his three pointer against the Charlotte Hornets during the second half at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
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Kevin Wright
March 31, 2018 - 6:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia 76ers said Saturday that surgery for their star center, Joel Embiid, was a success. On Wednesday, in South Philadelphia against the New York Knicks Embiid suffered a fractured orbital bone in the left eye after a collision with fellow first round...
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