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BLOG: NBA Lockout Ending, Sixers Back To Business

KYW’s Tim Jimenez speaks with Sixers beat writer Tom Moore about the end of the NBA lockout and what it means for the Sixers.


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BLOG: Reaction To New Sixers Ownership

It’s not every day in Philadelphia that ownership of any of the four major sports teams changes hands. It happened this week when the Sixers were officially purchased by Wharton grad and billionaire Josh Harris and a group of investors, which includes someone you may have heard of named Will Smith.


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BLOG: The Big Dipper at 75

Wilt Chamberlain, one of Philadelphia’s great sports icons, would have been 75 today.


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BLOG: Basketball Overseas

Rafe Bartholomew, author of “Pacific Rims: Beermen Ballin’ in Flip-Flops and the Philippines’ Unlikely Love Affair With Basketball” talks about his journey of trying to find out how basketball made its way to the hearts of the Filipino people.


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BLOG: NBA Lockout

For those who follow the NBA closely, the lockout isn’t a surprise. It’s unfortunate for NBA fans, especially with the fun season that just ended with an incredible Finals between the Mavs and the Heat.


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Sixers fans, the NBA Draft is upon us! It’s been a fun night for me through the years, as it is for a lot of hoop heads. It is fun pretending that you know a lot about the dozens of college prospects, even though you really don’t.