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Sources: Sixers don't expect Simmons back soon

Ben Simmons will be re-evaluated in two weeks for nerve impingement in lower back, but there's little expectation that he'd be ready to return to lineup that soon, sources tell ESPN.

sixers - ESPN
1:51pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Embiid powers Sixers past Hawks 129-112

Embiid powers Sixers past Hawks 129-112

sixers - Fox Sports
9:36pm PST - February 24th, 2020

Joel Embiid Scores Career-High 49 Points to Power 76ers Past Trae Young, Hawks

The Philadelphia 76ers improved their league-best home record to 27-2 by defeating the visiting Atlanta Hawks 129-112 at the Wells Fargo Center on Monday evening. What started out as a blowout turned into a nail-biter...

sixers - Bleacher Report
6:30pm PST - February 24th, 2020

Report: Ben Simmons 'Will Miss Time' for 76ers with Injury; Return Timeline TBD

Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons is undergoing treatment and is expected to miss time with a back injury, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN...

sixers - Bleacher Report
2:14pm PST - February 24th, 2020

Giannis Praises Embiid After Bucks Beat 76ers: 'I Feel Like Joel Is a Great Guy'

After a dominating performance just days after Joel Embiid declared himself the best player in the world, Giannis Antetokounmpo could have gloated...

sixers - Bleacher Report
10:57am PST - February 23rd, 2020

Joel Embiid on 76ers Drama, Jimmy Butler, Trade Rumors: Controversy Is Good

Philadelphia 76ers All-Star center Joel Embiid , o ne of the NBA 's most prolific trash-talkers, isn't worried about avoiding drama. "I always say, controversy is good," Embiid told ESPN's Rachel Nichols on Friday's episode of  The Jump ...

sixers - Bleacher Report
2:10pm PST - February 21st, 2020

Joel Embiid Says He's the 'Best Player in the World' After 76ers' Win vs. Nets

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid said getting to play alongside the NBA 's biggest superstars during the fourth quarter of the 2020 All-Star Game on Sunday helped spur his monster performance against the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday night...

sixers - Bleacher Report
5:06am PST - February 21st, 2020

Joel Embiid Dominates with Season-High 39 as 76ers Beat Nets in OT Thriller

The Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Brooklyn Nets 112-104 in overtime on Thursday as the NBA returned to action following the All-Star break. The Sixers extended their winning streak to four, which is one shy of their longest of the campaign...

sixers - Bleacher Report
8:06pm PST - February 20th, 2020

Markelle Fultz on Success with Magic: 'I Was Drafted No. 1 for a Reason'

It would have been easy to give up on Markelle Fultz. After all, he played only 33 games in his first two NBA seasons after the Philadelphia 76ers selected him with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft...

sixers - Bleacher Report
5:34pm PST - February 12th, 2020

The Sixers' Joel Embiid serves as the NBA's great, big enigma

In Tuesday's win over the Los Angeles Clippers, Joel Embiid and the Sixers proved why they are the NBA's most frustrating team.

sixers - Fox Sports
10:48am PST - February 12th, 2020

Report: 76ers Will 'Explore' Trade If Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons Can't 'Blend'

The Philadelphia 76ers reportedly may be open to moving center Joel Embiid in the future if he and point guard Ben Simmons are unable to form a winning combination...

sixers - Bleacher Report
5:25am PST - February 12th, 2020

The Most Clutch NBA Player at Every Position

When the lights shine the brightest, which NBA players perform the best? Clutch time is defined as the last five minutes of a game when a team is leading or trailing by five points or fewer...

sixers - Bleacher Report
4:00am PST - February 12th, 2020

Big Bash League | Sydney Sixers triumph

Melbourne Stars lose second consecutive final

sixers - The Hindu
8:31am PST - February 8th, 2020

76ers' Brett Brown on Possibly Benching Al Horford: 'It's All on the Table'

Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown did not rule out the possibility of benching veteran big man Al Horford when asked Friday. According to Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer , Brown said, " It's all on the table...

sixers - Bleacher Report
2:40pm PST - February 7th, 2020

Al Horford on 76ers' Recent Struggles: 'It's Like Finding Ourselves'

Philadelphia 76ers center Al Horford is confident the Sixers' recent struggles, including a 112-101 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night, will help the team in the long run...

sixers - Bleacher Report
4:35am PST - February 7th, 2020

Charles Barkley Calls 76ers Soft, Mentally Weak: They're the Browns of the NBA

During Inside the NBA on Thursday, Charles Barkley simultaneously threw shade at two teams in two different leagues. Barkley called the Philadelphia 76ers the "softest, mentally weakest team" and likened them to the NFL's Cleveland Browns...

sixers - Bleacher Report
5:38pm PST - February 6th, 2020

Al Horford: There's 'Some Stuff Going On' in 76ers Locker Room amid Struggles

The Philadelphia 76ers have lost three games in a row, and veteran forward Al Horford acknowledged to reporters Wednesday that "there's some stuff going on" in the locker room...

sixers - Bleacher Report
12:33pm PST - February 5th, 2020

Al Horford Trade Rumors: 76ers 'Don't Want To' Deal PF Because of Bucks

If the Philadelphia 76ers strike a deal to add a much-needed shooter to the roster before Thursday's trade deadline, it reportedly will not involve veteran big man Al Horford ...

sixers - Bleacher Report
4:45am PST - February 3rd, 2020

Embiid scores 24 in uniform No. 24 for Bryant in 76ers' win

Joel Embiid scored 24 points in his first game in three weeks, leading the Philadelphia 76ers to a 115-104 win over the Golden State Warriors

sixers - Fox Sports
6:41pm PST - January 28th, 2020

Ben Simmons Looking Like 76ers' Franchise Cornerstone in Joel Embiid's Absence

Since he was drafted in 2014, Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has appeared in just 41.4 percent of his team's regular-season games...

sixers - Bleacher Report
10:46pm PST - January 25th, 2020

Fred VanVleet, Raptors Pull Away from Ben Simmons, 76ers Late for Win

The Philadelphia 76ers and Toronto Raptors each entered Wednesday night's matchup riding a four-game winning streak. The Raptors extended theirs to five games by defeating the Sixers 107-95 at Toronto's Scotiabank Arena...

sixers - Bleacher Report
6:43pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

Jimmy Butler out for Heat's Game vs. Kings with Hip Injury

Miami Heat wing Jimmy Butler will miss Monday's game against the Sacramento Kings due to right hip soreness, according to Ira Winderman of the Sun-Sentinel ...

sixers - Bleacher Report
12:24pm PST - January 20th, 2020

Tobias Harris' late 3 seals Sixers' win over Knicks

Tobias Harris' late 3 seals Sixers' win over Knicks

sixers - Fox Sports
7:26pm PST - January 18th, 2020

Tobias Harris' 34 Points Help Ben Simmons, 76ers Defeat Kyrie Irving, Nets

The Philadelphia 76ers got a much-needed win on Wednesday night. As usual, it came at home. The Sixers pulled away from the Brooklyn Nets late in the fourth quarter, winning 117-106 ...

sixers - Bleacher Report
6:53pm PST - January 15th, 2020

Harris scores 34, leads Sixers past Nets 117-106

Harris scores 34, leads Sixers past Nets 117-106

sixers - Fox Sports
6:49pm PST - January 15th, 2020

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

IG: coach_cmiller (@cmurda323)
2:26am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

CSConnor (@CSConnorMVP)
2:18am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Embiid and Ben were definitely having a bit of a snipe at BB half way during the season,just before and just after Jimmy got here,then it settled down a bit,they were ticked off imo even thou the media were sayn no #Sixers https://t.co/MGW3sNyKfE

oldman scallywag (@oldbastardtimen)
2:17am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Just on the sixers alone: --drafted a guy who completely forgot how to shoot --previous GM (and family) ran multiple burner accounts to defend said GM https://t.co/42KjOYfYBI

Justin (@JustinKennedy87)
1:58am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @lorenatorres07: We are looking for a Senior Strength and Conditioning Coach @sixers Qualifications: *B.S. *C.S.C.S. *Minimum 5 years…

T Bennett (@TBennettBU)
1:55am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @lorenatorres07: We are looking for a Senior Strength and Conditioning Coach @sixers Qualifications: *B.S. *C.S.C.S. *Minimum 5 years…

Mark Farrell (@mafarrell89)
1:44am PDT - August 27th, 2019
RT @Claudio_GSN: Sixers fans: “Shoot the ball!”

Ben Simmons: https://t.co/Nn0TW8gwCW

RT @Claudio_GSN: Sixers fans: “Shoot the ball!” Ben Simmons: https://t.co/Nn0TW8gwCW

Young Baby Dad Goals (@JayeLucky)
1:42am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

GuttaLoving (@guttaNWCshod)
1:41am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

23 (@oggydoggyy_)
1:38am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

April 20 (@UnLuckyWinn3r)
1:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

OJ (@jonathanotcher1)
1:26am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

Maurice Jones (@maurice_jones0)
1:21am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

(@slowmotion_luck)
1:21am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @lorenatorres07: We are looking for a Senior Strength and Conditioning Coach @sixers Qualifications: *B.S. *C.S.C.S. *Minimum 5 years…

Mike Grice (@BhamMovement)
1:18am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

#️⃣1️⃣3️⃣ (@CR_13_)
9:12pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

RAMAJ (@ramajgordon)
9:11pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @_JimmyMcCormick: The Sixers’ GM and his wife ran multiple burners on Twitter for two years amid drafting a guy who forgot how to shoot…

Poppa Shak (@shaka_bey)
9:08pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

Julien Gauchet (@JulienGauchet)
9:06pm PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @sixers: Got 3 minutes?

Here's every @joelembiid swat from last season. #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/UkGqzRSkbf

RT @sixers: Got 3 minutes? Here's every @joelembiid swat from last season. #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/UkGqzRSkbf

Kareem_W (@Justreapectme)
9:04pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

IG: I_found_al (@Where_Is_Al)
9:00pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

K!!!!NG$ONGOD "do u be!l!eve! !n Gho$t$???" (@TRUPAIN)
8:59pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @lorenatorres07: We are looking for a Senior Strength and Conditioning Coach @sixers Qualifications: *B.S. *C.S.C.S. *Minimum 5 years…

Goonan ⚘ (@TuneInToGoonan)
8:59pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

Shawn (@Shawn_the_man75)
8:57pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Sixers in 6

Poko (@AdamPolikoff)
8:56pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

Ice (@Bhe__ice)
8:48pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

Took a page out of the Sixers injury report https://t.co/etu1j6vEft

Sean McGady (@smcgady125)
8:46pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @balldontstop: Penny would be perfect for todays league. He was ahead of his time. This is what the Sixers hope Ben Simmons can become.…

chan.kato (@y_chan_kato)
8:44pm PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @therealmikekb: #sixers regular season starts 2 months from today.

AP (@ImThatDude_94)
9:06am PDT - August 23rd, 2019
RT @sixers: Five months later, still a thing of beauty.

@JoelEmbiid x #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/eWvNyxvZiK

RT @sixers: Five months later, still a thing of beauty. @JoelEmbiid x #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/eWvNyxvZiK

Damià López (@DamiaLopez)
9:06am PDT - August 23rd, 2019
RT @TSteegeNFL: *Ben Simmons hits a 3 pointer at a local 24 hour fitness in the offseason* 

Sixers Twitter:  https://t.co/avx0GAIxyh

RT @TSteegeNFL: *Ben Simmons hits a 3 pointer at a local 24 hour fitness in the offseason* Sixers Twitter: https://t.co/avx0GAIxyh

Dylan Devine (@dylandevine14)
9:06am PDT - August 23rd, 2019
RT @sixers: Five months later, still a thing of beauty.

@JoelEmbiid x #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/eWvNyxvZiK

RT @sixers: Five months later, still a thing of beauty. @JoelEmbiid x #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/eWvNyxvZiK

Depressed Cleveland Cavaliers Fan. (@jing_mian)
9:05am PDT - August 23rd, 2019
RT @sixers: Five months later, still a thing of beauty.

@JoelEmbiid x #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/eWvNyxvZiK

RT @sixers: Five months later, still a thing of beauty. @JoelEmbiid x #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/eWvNyxvZiK

A From The 7 (@theboladrian)
9:05am PDT - August 23rd, 2019
RT @TSteegeNFL: *Ben Simmons hits a 3 pointer at a local 24 hour fitness in the offseason* 

Sixers Twitter:  https://t.co/avx0GAIxyh

RT @TSteegeNFL: *Ben Simmons hits a 3 pointer at a local 24 hour fitness in the offseason* Sixers Twitter: https://t.co/avx0GAIxyh

Parrish Knox (Joel Embiid and Kanye West fanpage) (@PKnox_16)
9:05am PDT - August 23rd, 2019
RT @sixers: Five months later, still a thing of beauty.

@JoelEmbiid x #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/eWvNyxvZiK

RT @sixers: Five months later, still a thing of beauty. @JoelEmbiid x #NBABlockWeek https://t.co/eWvNyxvZiK

5'4 Answers (@AnswersIsAight)
9:04am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @SportsGamersNow: We are throwing a charity event this weekend with @SGNPremierLG and @CrossfireLG raising money for the West Powelton D…

Michael Bruhin (@TheOfficialMAB)
9:04am PDT - August 23rd, 2019
RT @TSteegeNFL: *Ben Simmons hits a 3 pointer at a local 24 hour fitness in the offseason* 

Sixers Twitter:  https://t.co/avx0GAIxyh

RT @TSteegeNFL: *Ben Simmons hits a 3 pointer at a local 24 hour fitness in the offseason* Sixers Twitter: https://t.co/avx0GAIxyh

Lil Devil Child (@brower__)
9:04am PDT - August 23rd, 2019