76ers

Philly Sport Max’s Weekly Quick Hits: Welcome to Philly, Jimmy Butler

The 76ers began this week with a 6-5 record. Philadelphia played three games last week, and won two of three, improving to 8-6 on the young season. Let’s run through some quick hits for last week, and preview next week. Breaking down what we gave up in the Jimmy Butler deal: The Sixers sent Dario

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Ben Simmons

Why I expected more from Ben Simmons in his sophomore season

I’m just going to say it: I expected more from Ben Simmons this year. He has not taken the step I expected him to take. Let me be clear, I did not expect him to come out in 2018 and be a completely different player. I did not expect Simmons to be a prolific shooter.

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Markelle Fultz

Recap of the week for the 76ers and a look ahead

The Philadelphia 76ers began the week at 3-3, and played five games over the last seven days to improve to 6-5. Philadelphia will get some much needed rest next week, as they only play three games. Let’s run through this week’s quick hits:   Turnover Troubles: It does not take a brilliant basketball mind to

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Process Disciples Roundtable: Where do the 76ers stand in the East?

The 76ers are starting to get back into the swing of things and it’s been nothing short of a roller-coaster. Ben Simmons turned the ball over 11 times in one game and Markelle Fultz single-handedly saved the team from a disastrous second-half collapse, two events that we weren’t sure would happen even once this season.

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Philadelphia 76ers

Philly Sports Max’s Quick Hits: 76ers end week with win after road struggles

The 76ers began last week sitting at 2-1, but are now 3-3 after a pair of road losses to the Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Buck followed by a home win over the Charlotte Hornets. The 76ers continue to settle into their season, and they will play five games in the next seven days. Let’s run

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Philadelphia 76ers

Philly Sports Max’s Quick Hits: 76ers show signs in first week of season

The Philadelphia 76ers opened the season 2-1, losing their opener to the Boston Celtics before picking up back-to-back home wins over the Chicago Bulls and Orlando Magic. Being realistic, this is a good start for Philadelphia. Let’s run through some quick hitters on the 76ers start the 2018-19 regular season. The Celtics game was rough, but

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