Fantasy

Weekly NBA Fantasy Starting Five: Vol. 5

On any given night any NBA player can achieve a great stat line, and if he is to close out that strong week with a string of strong performances then he will wind up on this list. This weekly column sets out to find the top five performers each week, one at each position, and create

Continue Reading →

Joel Embiid

Resting Joel Embiid Should Be 76ers First Priority

One year ago, we were wondering if Joel Embiid would ever overcome his injury problems and become the dominant force he flashed so many times two years ago. He had minutes restrictions, never played a back-to-back, and would rest during random games throughout the year. This frustrated the “if he can play, let him play”

Continue Reading →

Philadelphia 76ers

The Process Disciples: Jimmy Butler is a Sixer

It finally happened. The star-hunting promise we heard from Brett Brown during the Zhaire Smith press conference has been fulfilled and the Sixers have acquired Jimmy Butler along with Justin Patton in exchange for Robert Covington, Dario Saric, and a second-round pick. In a trade that will change the course of the 76ers franchise for

Continue Reading →

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

Continue Reading →

Jimmy Butler

NBA Roundtable: Dissecting the Jimmy Butler trade

After a month-long saga with the Minnesota Timberwolves, Jimmy Butler’s trade request was finally acknowledged, as the Minnesota Timberwolves sent the All-Star packing East to Philadelphia in a deal that landed them Robert Covington and Dario Saric. With Butler now set to recalibrate in Philly with Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons, several of our writers

Continue Reading →

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.

Continue Reading →

Fantasy

Weekly NBA Fantasy Starting Five – Vol. 2

On any given night any NBA player can achieve a great stat line, and if he is to close out that strong week with a string of strong performances then he will wind up on this list. This weekly column sets out to find the top five performers each week, one at each position, and create

Continue Reading →

76ers finally land third star with trade for Jimmy Butler

The Philadephia 76ers and Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to a trade that will send Jimmy Butler to join the Process in exchange for Robert Covington, Dario Saric, center Justin Patton, and a 2022 second-round pick. Minnesota has traded Jimmy Butler and Justin Patton to Philadelphia for Robert, Covington, Dario Saric and a 2022 second-round draft

Continue Reading →

Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid needs to continue to talk trash

Joel Embiid is known for being quite the social media savant. He loves to have fun and talk smack to the opposition. If you get beaten bad by Embiid nowadays, you can almost guarantee to see some trash talk from Joel on Instagram or Twitter. The most notable player he has had a few back

Continue Reading →

Nikola Jokic

Nikola Jokic is a top five center in the NBA

Every gameday for the Denver Nuggets, we see Nikola Jokic ball out. Jokic has improved his game over the years and is a top-five center in the NBA. His name deserves to be talked about as much as other centers in the league, including the likes of Joel Embiid. When Jokic is on the court, he

Continue Reading →