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 [...]
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.
Kurt Helin on probasketballtalk.com Philadelphia 76ers had their big man rotation set. Coach Doug Collins said Kwame Brownwas going to be the starter. (Why? Because he felt his blood pressure was too low.), There were also Spencer Hawes and Lavoy Allen on the roster to play the five, plus the Sixers just drafted 6’11” power [...]
The Philadelphia 76ers have agreed to a trade with the Sacremento Kings in which they will send Samuel Dalembert and his expiring contract to the Kings in exchange for Andres Nocioni and Spencer Hawes. The deal was first reported by Chad Ford of ESPN. Nocioni has a bloated contract, with $6.85M, $6.65M and $7.5M remaining [...]