As the Eastern Conference Finals have kicked off, the team that many observers predicted would be participating in the series are watching from home. The Philadelphia 76ers fell to the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Semifinals after a remarkable season. The Sixers saw a 24-game improvement in the win column from last year which [...]
X-Boston Celtics 51-31 (3) For teams in the NBA who are really serious about rebuilding, they need to sit back and see what the Boston Celtics are doing. After the Celtics won the NBA Championship in 2008, they were able to remain as a title contender until 2013 when their age began to show. And [...]
If the Philadelphia 76ers are not going to utilize Jahlil Okafor, he has value on the trade market.
The emergence of center Joel Embiid has given the Philadelphia 76ers hope.
X-Toronto Raptors 54-28 (3) The past three years have seen the Toronto Raptors become the class of the Atlantic Division. The Raptors have focused on basketball fundamentals which has led to more wins and a growing fan base in Canada. The Raptors will begin the upcoming NBA season as the three-time defending Atlantic Division Championships, [...]
For quite some time now it was a formality that forward Ben Simmons would be the first overall pick of the 2016 NBA Draft; it was just merely a matter of what team would get the opportunity to obtain his services. After only managing to win 10 games this past season, it wasn't a guarantee [...]
Sam Hinkie Luckily for the folks that are fans of the Philadelphia 76ers, there finally appears to be some hope. After three years of putting on a clinic of how not to run an NBA franchise, Sam Hinkie resigned as the Sixers general manager last week which was met by a chorus of [...]
To call the Philadelphia 76ers pathetic would be giving them a compliment. With a current record 1-22, the 76ers are well on their way to a fourth consecutive losing season, but it is the fashion in which they are doing it. The Sixers win total has decreased in each of the last five years and [...]
Y-Toronto Raptors 46-36 (7) The Toronto Raptors are coming off of their best regular season in franchise history, but will they be able to take the next step in the NBA Playoffs? The Raptors have won the Atlantic Division is each of the last two NBA seasons, but it hasn't resulted in success in the [...]
A year ago the Milwaukee Bucks and the Philadelphia 76ers were being accused of "tanking" by many people in order to improve their chances of getting a higher pick at last spring's NBA Draft. The Bucks would go on to record a 15-67 record while the Sixers were right behind them as they finished with [...]