National Basketball Association

(PHILADELPHIA - 1980:   Julius Erving #6 of the Philadelphia 76ers takes a break during an NBA game at the Spectrum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1980.   Copyright 1980 NBAE. Photo by Jim Cummins/ NBAE via Getty Images)

Harvey Pollack, Sixers’ Statistician, Seriously Hurt in One-Car Crash

Team officials say Pollack, 92, suffered numerous internal injuries, a broken jaw, and facial lacerations.


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N.J. Giving 76ers $82 Million To Build Practice Facility and Offices in Camden

When it’s completed, the Sixers will no longer be the only team in the NBA without their own practice facility.


(Photo provided by South Philadelphia High School Alumni Association)

Historical Marker To Be Dedicated To A Philadelphia Basketball Pioneer

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.


(The souvenir program from today's Wilt Chamberlain 100-point game 50th anniversary luncheon.)

Hundreds Gather To Commemorate Wilt Chamberlain’s Legendary 100-Point Game

The luncheon was organized by the Wilton Norman Chamberlain Postal Stamp Committee, which, after four years, is still working to have a Wilt stamp printed by the US Postal Service.


(Andre Iguodala passes the ball to Thaddeus Young during Monday's game against the Magic  Credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/ NBAE via Getty Images)

76ers Continue To Win, On The Court and In The Box Office

The Philadelphia 76ers are generating a real buzz around the Delaware Valley and across the NBA, and their ticket sales are beginning to reflect their winning record.


(Some members of the Philadelphia 76ers pose for photos on Media Day.  Credit:  Ed Benkin)

Sixers Say They’re Ready To Get The Season Going

The 76ers held their “media day” at PCOM, and the players say they are excited for the start of the season.


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Sixers Open Condensed Training Camp At PCOM

Now that the NBA lockout is in the rearview mirror, teams can focus on the 2011-2012 season, which will consist of just 66 games.


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76ers Put Single-Game Tickets On Sale At Bargain Prices

It’s another sign that the NBA season will soon begin.



NBA Cancels Preseason Games Amid Labor Upheaval; Training Camps Postponed

The league announced Friday that all games from October 9th-15th are off and further decisions will be made as warranted.


(Sixers dancers Danielle, left, and Erica practice a ribbon dance.  Photos by Michelle Durham)

76ers Dancers Prepare For 11-Day Trip To China

To get ready for an 11-day, NBA-sponsored trip to China, two of the Philadelphia 76ers Dancers are learning how to sign autographs in Chinese and perform a traditional Chinese dance.