Aug 22, 2014

Young to join T-Wolves from 76ers

The Minnesota Timberwolves have secured the final piece they were looking for in a blockbuster Kevin Love trade. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Timberwolves will receive Philadelphia 76ers power forward Thaddeus Young as part of the ...

76ers guard Carter-Williams named NBA Rookie of the Year

May 6, 2014

76ers guard Carter-Williams named NBA Rookie of the Year

Michael Carter-Williams has something to show for being a bright spot in a dismal season for the Philadelphia 76ers. Carter-Williams won the NBA’s Rookie of the Year Award on Monday after becoming only the third player since 1950-51 to lead all rookies in scoring ...

Sixers beat Pistons to avoid worst losing streak in history

Mar 30, 2014

Sixers beat Pistons to avoid worst losing streak in history

Desperate to see a victory again, Philadelphia fans wouldn’t even wait for the end, standing to cheer as time was running out in the third quarter. By then it was clear: The 76ers were going to win for the first time in two months, ...

Sixers drop 26th straight

Mar 28, 2014

Sixers drop 26th straight

After the Philadelphia 76ers tied an NBA record with their 26th consecutive loss, one of their youngest voices spoke loudest. Michael Carter-Williams, one of six rookies on the NBA’s youngest team, delivered a pep talk after James Harden’s triple-double led the Houston Rockets to ...

76ers dealt 24th consecutive defeat

Mar 23, 2014

76ers dealt 24th consecutive defeat

Henry Sims can see the growth and he’s not referring to the stack of losses. The Philadelphia 76ers’ skid continued and so did their march toward the wrong kind of record. They have dropped 24 straight after losing 91-81 to the Chicago Bulls on ...

76ers lose 21st straight game

Mar 18, 2014

76ers lose 21st straight game

After Philadelphia’s latest loss gave the 76ers their longest skid in franchise history, coach Brett Brown insisted he doesn’t dwell on the streak. Lance Stephenson scored 25 points and the Indiana Pacers rallied from an early deficit to beat Philadelphia 99-90 on Monday night, ...

76ers tie franchise record with 20th straight loss

Mar 16, 2014

76ers tie franchise record with 20th straight loss

The 76ers had a loss for the record book. Mike Conley scored 19 points and Zach Randolph had 14 to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 103-77 win Saturday night, sending the 76ers to a franchise-tying 20th straight loss. The Sixers can set the ...

Sixers lose 17th consecutive game

Mar 11, 2014

Sixers lose 17th consecutive game

Carmelo Anthony had plenty of help against the struggling Philadelphia 76ers. Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 28 points as the New York Knicks had four players score 20 or more points and defeated Philadelphia 123-110 on Monday night, sending the 76ers to their 17th straight ...

Warriors hand reeling Sixers another big loss

Feb 11, 2014

Warriors hand reeling Sixers another big loss

By the time reporters were allowed in the visiting locker room at Oracle Arena late Monday night, most of the Philadelphia 76ers already had cleared out. The television in the center of the room was turned off. There were no boxscores from the game ...

Feb 10, 2014

Paul returns as Clippers put Sixers to the sword

The Clippers expected they’d be better once Chris Paul returned to the lineup. They just probably couldn’t have imagined how much. Blake Griffin had 26 points, 11 rebounds and six assists Sunday night as Los Angeles stormed out to a 31-point lead in the ...

Durant scores triple-double in return

Jan 26, 2014

Durant scores triple-double in return

Kevin Durant went from a game off to a game to remember. Durant had 32 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists in his return from a shoulder injury to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to their seventh straight win, a 103-91 victory over the ...

T-Wolves use 3-point shooting barrage to blast 76ers

Jan 7, 2014

T-Wolves use 3-point shooting barrage to blast 76ers

Nikola Pekovic had to chuckle on the bench as fans held a pair of gigantic cutouts of his head right over him. His Minnesota teammates were certainly amused, laughing at the trio of Pekovic heads. “When you look at the heads, then you hold ...