They had a nickname last season. They played well. They deserved to have some fun and puff out their chests. A year ago, the Sixers had one of the best benches in the league. That group scored 38.8 points per game, fourth most in the NBA. They called themselves “the Night Shift,” a nod to [...]
PHILADELPHIA, PA. – AUGUST 21, 2012 – The Philadelphia 76ers will take their game from the city to the seaside in a historic “Boardwalk Classic” match against the Brooklyn Nets at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall (2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, N.J. 08401) on Saturday, October 13 at 7:00 p.m. The game is sponsored by Caesars Atlantic [...]
When the Sixers acquired center Andrew Bynum and Jason Richardson as part of a four-team deal that sent Andre Iguodala to Denver and first-round pick Moe Harkless and last years top pick Nik Vucevic to Orlando it became pretty evident they were looking for a new image.
“Hi my name is Johnny Ry the Sports Guy. It has been approximately 3 years since my last Ramblings column. “ Since I left pcpsports.com and have now made my triumphant return, many things have happened. Kyle Kendrick still pitches for the Philadelphia Phillies (still mediocre), the 76ers (at least as of LAST season) are [...]
How did the acquisition of 24-year-old All-Star center Andrew Bynum come to fruition? It’s intriguing because it is just that kind of impact trade that doesn’t come along very often. Philadelphia 76ers president and general manager Rod Thorn said in a conference call Friday afternoon that the Sixers reached out to Orlando a month ago [...]
by Michael DeLuca If the Philadelphia 76ers held a second round pick in Thursday’s NBA draft, they most likely would have been looking for a shooting guard. Perhaps a local kid. Perhaps, Lutheran Christian (Philadelphia) graduate and Temple Owls star SG, Dionte Christmas. The Sixers, however, did not have a pick. Surprisingly, Christmas went undrafted [...]
By Mike Gill So the Sixers have selected point guard Jrue Holiday, now whats next. Sixers swing-man Andre Iguodala, talked to PCPSports on the Sports Bash with Me on 97.3 ESPN FM in South Jersey on Friday about his role in Eddie Jordan’s new system, what to expect from Holiday, Andre Miller and shooting the [...]
Northfield- Millennium Radio Group- Atlantic City will debut South Jersey’s new home for sports 97.3 ESPN-FM. 97.3 ESPN-FM is an active adult sports radio station serving an audience from Cape May to Toms River and Atlantic City to Philadelphia. South Jersey now can listen to sports-talk radio in crystal-clear FM quality stero on their way [...]