You’ve seen the sardonic messages splashed all over social media. Everyone is calling LeBron James the best GM in the NBA, based largely on his ability to wrench Kevin Love from Minnesota, which instantly imbues the Cavaliers with three All-Stars.
Two weeks have now passed since we last saw the San Antonio Spurs dismantle the Miami Heat to win their fifth championship. On Thursday, it will be time for the winners to put the champagne down as the 2014 NBA Draft commences
You win some and you lose some, but these losses hurt and they hurt bad. And let’s be honest, Sunday’s match against Portugal felt like a defeat …
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Harris is the best owner that the Sixers could ask for. And that should scare the hell out of you.
Porter: LeBron James’ 3rd Straight Title Would Be More Impressive Than Duncan’s 5th And It’s Not Even Close
You refuse to admit it’s even possible for him to be regarded as the greatest basketball player. You know who you are. You are a ‘LeBron hater.’
Nat Graham was hired recently to replace Scott Pera who left Penn to join the staff at Rice.
A report says that Donald Sterling will allow his wife to negotiate the sale of the Clippers.
The Sixers didn’t win the #1 pick in the NBA Draft Lottery, but the #3 pick and the #10 pick they did get has sparked a big debate among Sixers fans: what should they do with the picks?
The Sixers finished the 2013-14 regular with second worst record in the NBA, giving them the second best chances at the first-overall pick in the 2014-15 draft, a 19.9% chance. However, to the fans dismay, the Sixers did not end up with the first or second overall selections on Tuesday night, but rather the third overall pick. They also acquired New Orleans’ 10th overall pick, giving the Sixers two top-ten picks in a deep 2014 draft.
As the days grow longer, warmer and brighter, the potential for darkness lurks closer.
Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie, is not seen or heard from often, except on draft day of course. Last year during the 2013 NBA draft, Hinkie traded Jrue Holiday to the New Orleans Pelicans for the 2013 sixth overall pick in Nerlens Noel and a 2014 first-round pick.
Porter: Tuesday Night’s NBA Draft Lottery Could Ignite Something Special For Philadelphia Sports Fans
I could not be more excited for the NBA draft lottery on Tuesday and the future of Philadelphia 76ers.
Eddie Gottlieb founded and played for the champion South Philly Hebrew Association SPHAs and helped to establish the NBA in the 1940s, for years drawing-up the league schedule by hand.
Noel, despite not stepping on the court yet as a Sixer, says his goal is to get the Sixers back to the playoffs—not only for himself, but for Philadelphia as well.