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Philadelphia 76ers' Tobias Harris, left, and Joel Embiid celebrate during overtime in an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 112-104.
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February 21, 2020 - 7:58 am
Joel Embiid had 39 points and 16 rebounds, Alec Burks and Shake Milton added big baskets in overtime and the Philadelphia 76ers extended their dominance at home with a 112-104 victory over the Brooklyn Nets. Read more here.
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Los Angeles Clippers' Kawhi Leonard, left, drives past Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Philadelphia.
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February 12, 2020 - 8:50 am
Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid kept the Philadelphia 76ers close until Josh Richardson took over. Richardson scored 17 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, helping the Sixers beat the Los Angeles Clippers 110-103 on Tuesday night. Read more here.
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Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler (22) drives to the basket as Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons (25) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, in Miami.
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February 04, 2020 - 9:56 am
Jimmy Butler shook off the notion that a game against his former team should carry extra significance. The win was all that mattered. Butler scored a season-high 38 points before getting the fourth quarter off, and the Miami Heat scored a franchise-record 81 points in the second half to beat the...
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Man suspected of Allen Iverson backpack theft.
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Tim Jimenez
January 28, 2020 - 7:12 am
Police are looking for a suspect who they say stole Allen Iverson's backpack from a Center City hotel with half a million dollars worth of jewelry in it. Read more.
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Los Angeles Lakers' LeBron James, left, tries to make his move on Philadelphia 76ers' Ben Simmons, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Philadelphia.
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January 26, 2020 - 8:42 am
LeBron James scored 29 points in front of a roaring 76ers' crowd, but the Los Angeles Lakers fell short in a 108-91 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers guard Matisse Thybulle (22) passes the ball around Toronto Raptors forward Serge Ibaka (9) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020 in Toronto.
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January 23, 2020 - 7:42 am
Pascal Siakam had 18 points and 15 rebounds, Fred VanVleet scored 22 and the Toronto Raptors beat the short-handed 76ers 107-95 on Wednesday night, extending their winning streak to five. Read more here.
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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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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 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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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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