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PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 29: Michael Carter-Williams #1 and Nerlens Noel #4 of the Philadelphia 76ers during NBA Media Day on September 29, 2014 at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bill Simmons Compares McDaniels To Pippen, Noel To Ratliff, And MCW To Kidd

Bill Simmons writes about three of the Sixers young players in his newest NBA Trade Value column.


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Chad Ford Says One NBA GM Compared Dante Exum To Kobe Bryant

One NBA GM thinks Dante Exum could be the next Kobe Bryant.


OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - NOVEMBER 01: (L-R) Kevin Durant #35 and Kevin Ollie #7 of the Oklahoma City Thunder take a break from the action during the game against the Portland Trail Blazers on November 1, 2009 at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The Trail Blazers won 83-74. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2009 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Durant Says Kevin Ollie Is Responsible For Thunder’s Winning Ways

Kevin Durant says former Sixer Kevin Ollie is the reason for the winning culture in Oklahoma City.


Minnesota Timberwolves v Dallas Mavericks

Sixers Paying Two Of The 30 Worst Contracts In The NBA, One Honorable Mention

The Sixers have two players named to a list of the NBA’s 30 worst contracts.


Boston Red Sox v Baltimore Orioles

Terry Francona Says Philly Fans Are More Bitter Than Boston Fans

Former Phillies manager Terry Francona says that Phillies fans are angrier than Red Sox fans.


(Takeru Kobayashi) (credit: Dor Cassell)

Kobayashi Ready For New Challenge Of Wing Bowl 20

Competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi is about to take on a new challenge, in a completely different venue than he’s ever encountered before, as the star attraction of Wing Bowl 20.



Wing Bowl Weigh-In A Prelude To The Big Day

It carried the pageantry of a heavyweight championship fight weigh-in. Only that the heavyweights kept coming, and coming, and coming Thursday night in South Philadelphia’s Chickie and Pete’s for the 19th annual 610WIP Wing Bowl.