We are officially through a quarter of the NBA season, so its time to check in with the top players at each position. Over the course of this week, the 76th Sense team will rank the Top 5 players at the guard, forward, and center positions. Let's jump into our Top 5 guards in the … Continue reading Top 5 NBA Guards: Quarter-Season Mark
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
As reported last week, Markelle Fultz has shutdown all basketball activities while he sees a specialist for his shoulder. This was a dramatic turn in the Markelle Fultz saga and it allegedly caught the Sixers front office off guard. It appears that both sides are prepared to move on, so let's take a look at some … Continue reading How Will the Markelle Fultz Saga Play Out?
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
BetDSI Sportsbook has released their first odds on where Kevin Durant will sign next offseason and the Sixers are among the favorites. It is curious that the Sixers are included on this list since they would have to make several roster moves to actually sign KD. The Sixers look to enter this summer with $49 … Continue reading Could Kevin Durant Sign With the Sixers?
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
The Sixers lost a heartbreaker Wednesday night to the Magic, coughing up a 16-point lead to lose in the final seconds. The Sixers have struggled mightily on offense in the 4th quarter all season and last night was no different. However, there were several encouraging signs with the infusion of Jimmy Butler into the lineup. … Continue reading Jimmy Butler’s Debut
The Process is officially dead. With the trade for Jimmy Butler, the Sixers have ushered in a new era of Philly basketball: The Moment. As a Sixers fan, I fully embraced the Process. I was tired of watching my favorite franchise stuck on the treadmill of mediocrity. Obviously, a rebuild would be painful but eventually, … Continue reading Welcome to the Moment