After losing a tough game to the Raptors on Wednesday, the Sixers bounced back with a solid come-from-behind victory over the Pistons on Friday. Embiid was given the night off which allowed Jimmy Butler to shine as the primary bucket-getter. Let's take a look at this week's Sixers Rankings. 1. Joel Embiid (26 points, 13 … Continue reading Week 8: Sixers Rankings
Now seven weeks into the regular season, things are starting to heat up. With most teams being through a little over a quarter of the season, we're starting to get a good idea of who are the contenders and who are the pretenders and some players are really starting to separate themselves from the pack. … Continue reading NBA All-Star Predictions: 3rd Update
The 76ers continue their recent success, going 3-0 this week with 20+ point wins over the Knicks and Wizards and an 8 point win over the Grizzlies on Sunday. It was Embiid's first "down" week of the season (if you consider 19 points, 13 rebounds 3 assist and 2 blocks per game a down week), … Continue reading Week 7: Sixers Rankings
With Pup under the weather this week he asked me to fill in and do his Weekly Sixers Ranking post, so here goes nothing. Despite losing their first home game this season (to the freaking Cavs?!?) the 76ers had a successful week going 3-1 overall, capped off with a thriller last night in Brooklyn. Jimmy … Continue reading Week 6: Sixers Rankings
The Sixers finished the week 3-1 including exciting victories over the Jazz and Hornets. Jimmy Butler showed why the Sixers moved RoCo and Dario for his services. He brought a new dynamic to the offense while terrorizing teams on defense. Embiid and Simmons continued their strong play, while several bench players took on larger roles. … Continue reading Week 5: Sixers Rankings
I had an idea while sitting on my couch watching Luka Doncic showcase his offensive prowess. I should do a 76th Sense MVP watch. While watching Deandre Ayton not miss shots, I contemplated the best way to approach this exercise. Since I am only human and can not watch every game every night, I decided … Continue reading The 76th Sense MVP Race
This is the76thSense inaugural podcast and is a season preview primarily focused on the 76ers but also discussing general NBA topics from offseason activity to NBA accolade predictions. It was recorded on September 21st 2018 while we were in Ft. Lauderdale for a friend's wedding (we all grew up 76ers fans in South Jersey).