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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Markelle Fultz

It’s time for Sixers fans to stop comparing Markelle Fultz to Jayson Tatum

By: Max Mangigian It’s been less than a week and I am already done with the constant Jayson Tatum and Markelle Fultz comparisons. As a Sixers fan, I recognize that the Sixers have made their fair share of mistakes recently. Personally, I was against the trade that saw Boston and Philadelphia swap picks for the

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The Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 103: Toronto Raptors could win the division

Subscribe to The Atlantic Files on Apple Podcasts || Subscribe to Basketball Society NBA basketball is finally back! The first regular season episode of The Atlantic Files is also here! Mike and Alex are here to break down what happened in the opening week and to give some serious thoughts on the Toronto Raptors. The

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Sixers

Sixers’ Shooters a Non-factor in Opening Night Loss to Celtics

Just 12 days ago, the Sixers played the Dallas Mavericks in China. JJ Redick scored 28 points and didn’t miss one shot. Landry Shamet and Furkan Korkmaz came off the bench and provided a significant scoring touch that helped them get the win. Naturally, I thought I would write an article about how the Sixers

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Sixers Playoff game with Meek Mill courtside became possible thanks to Rev. Al Sharpton, says rapper’s lawyer, Joseph Tacopina 

On April 24, 2018, Meek Mill was freed from a Chester, PA jail, pending the outcome of his appeal to the Pennsylvania supreme court. Hours after his release, Meek Mill flew from Chester, PA to the Wells Fargo Center in South South Philadelphia to watch game 5 of the Philadelphia 76ers and Miami Heat’s Eastern

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The Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 101: Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson talks Jimmy Butler, LeBron James, and more

Subscribe to The Atlantic Files on Apple Podcasts | Subscribe to Basketball Society This week on The Atlantic Files, Alex and Mike welcome a fellow Basketball Society brother and special guest, Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson of Scoop B Radio. Taking a one week break from the “Looking Around the League” series, Alex, Mike, and Scoop

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I wouldn’t trade Ben Simmons for anything, and here’s why

The Minnesota Timberwolves have been looking to trade Jimmy Butler for a little over a week. Multiple teams have been involved in the process, including the Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets, and the Miami Heat. One team that seemed to be a sleeper, were the Philadelphia 76ers. The rumors were that the Sixers were interested

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The Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 99: Southwest Division Predictions

Looking Around the League Series Episodes: Central | Southeast Subscribe to The Atlantic Files on Apple Podcasts | Subscribe to Basketball Society Mike Bash and Alex Fischbein are joined, this week, by Wahaj Mallick of the Back to the Basket Podcast. Not only do the guys take a look around the Southwest Division and make

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Markelle Fultz

VIDEO: Markelle Fultz’s improved jump shot finally unveiled, what’s the verdict?

After what seemed like an eternity, the footage of Markelle Fultz’s newly formed jumper has arrived. The former No. 1 overall pick was one of the biggest storylines of the ‘17-’18 season when the jump shot that cemented his place in the top spot of the draft was seemingly gone. Fultz sat down with former

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Ben Simmons

What improvements can we expect from Ben Simmons this season?

In one of the best rookie campaigns the NBA has seen in quite some time, Ben Simmons turned heads virtually every night as a dominant 6 foot 10 point guard. He finished the season averaging 15.8 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 8.2 assists. He helped the Sixers to a 52-30 record — their best win total

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