NBA players approve plan to start season on Dec. 22

The NBA’s player representatives have voted to support the notion of starting this coming season on Dec. 22, the date that the league has been targeting in its talks about how and when to get teams back on the floor for a planned 72-game season

NBA players approve plan to start season on Dec. 22

The NBA’s player representatives have voted to support the notion of starting this coming season on Dec. 22, the date that the league has been targeting in its talks about how and when to get teams back on the floor for a planned 72-game season

Time off helped mold Wildwood’s Frank Vogel into an NBA championship coach

Vogel's firing in Orlando proved to be the turning point for the Lakers head coach, who returned to the sidelines this season to guide LeBron & Co. to an NBA championship.

Time off helped mold Wildwood’s Frank Vogel into an NBA championship coach

Vogel's firing in Orlando proved to be the turning point for the Lakers head coach, who returned to the sidelines this season to guide LeBron & Co. to an NBA championship.

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Three lingering thoughts on the direction Daryl Morey will take the Sixers | David Murphy

The most encouraging aspect of the Sixers' blockbuster hiring of the new president of basketball operations is the potential for change.
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Three lingering thoughts on the direction Daryl Morey will take the Sixers | David Murphy

The most encouraging aspect of the Sixers' blockbuster hiring of the new president of basketball operations is the potential for change.
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Legendary NBA referee Earl Strom is among 2020 Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame inductees

For more than three decades, the Pottstown native was the NBA’s most respected and controversial ref. He officiated 2,400 regular-season games, 295 in the playoffs, including 29 NBA or ABA finals.

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If anyone needs to social distance, it’s the Sixers owners and their star players | Marcus Hayes

Trips to the beaches, Super Bowl luxury boxes, mediating player disputes, negotiating deals: Sixers owners need to stop commingling with their star players.

Dissecting Daryl Morey’s introductory press conference as Sixers president of basketball operations | Podcast

Morey’s excitement over having a dominant center in Joel Embiid was the biggest takeaway.

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In his first day on the job, Daryl Morey showed why the Sixers hired him | David Murphy

Daryl Morey gave an unequivocal endorsement of Joel Embiid and signaled the direction he will take the team.

Daryl Morey is ready to work with a Sixers roster that has championship aspirations

Morey, whose Houston team was built to play small ball last year, says he is looking forward to having a team led by a dominant big man like Joel Embiid

The pros and cons of trading Ben Simmons for James Harden | Off the Dribble

Harden has made the All-Star team the last eight years while Simmons has been an Al-Star the past two seasons.

None of the Sixers' front-office moves is surprising | Podcast

Pompey also says it’s in the overall best interest for the league to start the season on Dec. 22 as opposed to Jan. 18.

Sixers part ways with team executive Alex Rucker

Rucker was let go by the Sixers on Sunday, according to a source.

New president Daryl Morey will discuss his plans for Sixers at Monday press conference

Morey has signed a five-year contract to become the team's president.

NBA and NBPA extend CBA opt-out deadline to Nov. 6

The new date is Nov. 6, when either party may notify the other of an intention to terminate the current Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Sixers hire assistant coach who worked on Doc Rivers' Clippers and Celtics staffs

Brian Adams worked six seasons for the Clippers and was their G League head coach the past two years. He was on Rivers' staff in Boston as well.

Best and worst trades of Daryl Morey’s time as Rockets general manager

The new 76ers president of basketball operations was the Houston Rockets general manager over the past 13 seasons.

Yes, the Sixers won the press conference, but it’s going to take more than that | Podcast

Keith Pompey points out that Daryl Morey and Doc Rivers have a lot of work to do to turn the Sixers into a championship contender.

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