The Score "The Philadelphia 76ers will be without Nik Stauskas for the team's next three games, according to The Philadelphia Inquirer's Keith Pompey. The second-year shooting guard is expected to miss about a week of action due to a left knee contusion. The 22-year-old Canadian sustained the injury..." November 25
CSN Philly "With the way things had been going, Robert Covington may have wondered if he was ever going to make another three-pointer. Opening the season by missing his first 18 three-point attempts, Covington was shooting just 8 for 20 on all of his other shots. It didn’t look good, either. Coming back..." November 25
Nik Stauskas with knee contusion. Team says he is day to day.
CSN Philly "This season has been one step forward and two steps back for first-year Sixer Nik Stauskas. The team’s shooting guard will have an MRI on his left knee on Tuesday after suffering an injury of some sort during the second quarter of Monday’s loss to Minnesota at the Target Center. Stauskas..." November 24
Minneapolis Star Tribune "Before his team lost its 15th consecutive game to start this season, Philadelphia coach Brett Brown recounted all the games his 76ers might have won and named the superstars who each “did his thing” by beating them come winning time, a list that includes Tim Duncan, Dirk Nowitzki and Dwyane..." November 24
Pro Basketball Talk "When word came down this summer that the Sixers’ Joel Embiid needed a second foot surgery and would miss another NBA season, there also came a report that Embiid was not wearing his walking boot enough, was putting on weight, had fought with Sixers training staff (he had been sent home from a road..." November 24
"This team is built to turn the ball over. I hope it's not at that margin. " #sixers head coach Brett Brown on the 27 turnovers.
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "For the most part, it was ugly for the Miami Heat. Thankfully, the Philadelphia 76ers were even more unsightly. In a game that won't be part of any NBA highlight packages, the Heat outlasted the winless 76ers 96-91 Saturday at AmericanAirlines Arena. They won despite one of the worst..." November 22
Charlotte Observer "What happened to Charlotte Hornets center Al Jefferson Friday might occur once a month. For some reason that seemed baffling to anyone watching, the Philadelphia 76ers chose to single-cover Jefferson with rookie Jahlil Okafor. Bad idea. Horrible idea. By game’s end Jefferson had totaled 26..." November 21
Real GM Basketball "The Philadelphia 76ers have again asked Zydrunas Ilgauskas to meet with Joel Embiid. Ilgauskas was able to overcome the foot injury that has forced Embiid to miss the first two seasons of his NBA career. "His story is real," Brett Brown said. "And it really resonates with Joel on the..." November 19
Indianapolis Star "There are plenty of reasons the Philadelphia 76ers remain winless this season, but one play during the Indiana Pacers’ 112-85 victory on Wednesday night helped explain it. Late in the second quarter, the 76ers broke a timeout huddle and did not realize that six players had walked onto the..." November 19
USA Today "When it comes to jobs that are hard to land, it doesn’t get much tougher than the NBA. At most, there are 450 roster spots to be had by the world’s best players. Consider there were approximately 5,600 Division I men’s college players in 2014 in America alone, and you start to understand it’s..." November 18
Liberty Ballers "It's hard to think this was the rookie season Jahlil Okafor envisioned when he was drafted by the Sixers. Although his personal statistics are good, Philadelphia is now 0-11, and struggling to find the answers to turn this season around. To make matters worse, it seems like Okafor was the..." November 18
Dallas Morning News "Just when it looked like the Mavericks would become the NBA’s Good Samaritans of the year, Dirk Nowitzki saved them from a mega-embarrassing fate that would have trumped the significantly humiliating loss they had in New Orleans last week. Letting a winless team slip up on you is one..." November 17
The Score "Former NBPA boss Billy Hunter continues to seek damages from the union for the circumstances surrounding his termination in 2013. Hunter's attorneys filed an amended complaint in Los Angeles County Superior Court on Monday, seeking a jury trial on four breach-of-contract claims, reports Ken..." November 17
San Antonio Express-News "With their leading scorer sidelined, the Spurs still took care of business, defeating the Philadelphia 76ers, 92-83, on Saturday night at AT&T Center. Kawhi Leonard (upper respiratory infection) and Manu Ginobili (adductor strain) were out, but LaMarcus Aldridge led the way with 17 points and..." November 15
CBS Sports "San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has long said that much of his success is due to good fortune. It's not a coincidence that the Spurs have essentially been contenders every year since drafting Tim Duncan in 1997. Aside from the season before that -- Popovich's first as a head coach --..." November 15
Philly.com "Dion Waiters wants to play for the 76ers next season, according to a source close the Oklahoma City Thunder reserve guard. “He wants to come home,” said the source, noting that Waiters is from South Philly. “Plus, he knows that he could be the missing shooting guard they need. And he could..." November 15
The Oklahoman "With an 0-8 record coming into Oklahoma City, Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown said there hasn’t been much sleep going on in Philadelphia, not even following the news of Kevin Durant’s injured hamstring. “It let me sleep about 40 seconds more,” Brown said. You see, Brown still had to..." November 14
Toronto Sun "The good news is the Raptors snapped a three-game losing streak, with a 119-103 road victory on Wednesday night. The bad news is it took far more work than should have been necessary against a massively inferior opponent, the 0-8 Philadelphia 76ers. On almost any other night, the Raptors..." November 12
Nerlens Noel (wrist soreness) & Robert Covington (right knee sprain) are out tonight as Philly hosts the Atlantic Division-leading Raptors.
CSN Chicago "If there was anybody who needed a bounce back game in the worst way, Nikola Mirotic was the obvious candidate running in a one-person race. And the surprise starter—yes, the guy who started all year was a surprise starter at the last second, benefitted most from Joakim Noah’s unexpected absence..." November 10
Jerami Grant is at #sixers shootaround and has on the blue starters jersey. He's probable for tonight.
Orlando Sentinel "A young rebuilding team's growth often is measured by how it performs against top-flight opponents. That explains why the Orlando Magic derived so much confidence from their home victory Friday night over the previously undefeated Toronto Raptors. It was a big win, no question. But you can..." November 08
Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Philadelphia 76ers gave it a valiant effort, but LeBron James finally had enough in the third quarter. James scored 18 of his 31 points in that period to lead the Cavaliers over the Sixers, 108-102, at The Q on Friday evening. It was the second time this week Cleveland (5-1) defeated..." November 07
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Losing to the Philadelphia 76ers at home was not an option. Not if the Milwaukee Bucks were planning to be considered seriously as an Eastern Conference contender. In the final 3 minutes, it was Moose and Middleton to the rescue as the Bucks made clutch plays to turn back the 76ers, 91-87,..." November 05
Philly.com "The 76ers are without small forward Robert Covington during their two-game road trip against the Milwaukee Bucks and Cleveland Cavaliers. Covington missed the trip after aggravating his right MCL sprain during Tuesday’s practice. He’s expected to be sidelined around two weeks. “What I..." November 04
Pro Basketball Talk "It’s inevitable. Some team is going to get off to a slow start, ownership/top management will be looking for a scapegoat, and a coach will get fired in the middle of the season. Even though the guys swinging the axe are more likely at fault for the team’s problems than the guy on the receiving..." November 04
Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Philadelphia 76ers were searching for their first win of the young season. They'll continue looking. LeBron James led the Cleveland Cavaliers to their third consecutive win with an 107-100 victory over the 76ers Monday evening at Wells Fargo Center. James captured another milestone by..." November 03
CSN Philly "Sixers fans who have been asking when Dario Saric will step on to the court at Wells Fargo Center may have just received the answer they’ve been looking for. According to a report in his native Croatia, Saric intends to opt out of his contract with his current Turkish club, Anadolu Efes, this..." November 03
CSN Philly "You may have heard this before. Sixers CEO Scott O’Neil said Friday on Comcast SportsNet's Philly Sports Talk that Joel Embiid’s rehab is going “terrific,” but he knows that fans need more than just words from the organization after last season’s ups and downs. “Our doctors are saying it’s..." November 02
Philly.com "Tony Wroten's timeline to return from a partially torn anterior cruciate ligament is December. Just don't tell that to him. The 76ers point guard tweeted “NOVEMBER” hours after Friday night’s 99-71 home-opening setback to the Utah Jazz at Wells Fargo Center. "I'm trying to come back as soon..." November 01
Philadelphia has traded its rights on guard J.P. Tokoto to Oklahoma City, where Tokoto will play for Blue in D-League, sources tell Yahoo.
Salt Lake Tribune "Trey Burke's Michigan homecoming was a disappointment. In Detroit, not far from where he was a college star, the Jazz point guard found himself scoreless and stuck to the bench for much of the Jazz's season-opener. But the third-year pro brushed it off and bounced back on Friday night, scoring..." October 31
Pro Basketball Talk "Joel Embiid, the 76ers’ No. 3 pick in the 2014 NBA draft, missed all of last season. He’s expected to miss all of this season. He might not even be ready to begin the 2016-17 season. But facing a Monday deadline to guarantee Embiid’s $4,826,160 2016-17 season or let him unrestricted free agency..." October 30
Yahoo! Sports "NBA commissioner Adam Silver has regularly talked up the supposed inevitability of official uniforms featuring advertisements, which would serve as another revenue stream for the league and continue the professional sports world's embrace of leveraging every available surface for financial gain...." October 30
CSN Philly "Nik Stauskas went through a rigorous pregame warmup and was ready to go in Wednesday night’s season opener against the Celtics at the TD Garden. After rehabbing a stress reaction in his right tibia, Stauskas finally felt like he was ready to show his new teammates what he could do. But then..." October 29
NESN "The Celtics just needed a little time to warm up. The Philadelphia 76ers held a five-point lead over Boston after one quarter in the teams’ season opener, but the Celtics finally shook off the rust, exploding in the second and fourth frames to coast to a 112-95 win at TD Garden on Wednesday..." October 29
#Sixers update: Nik Stauskas will not play tonight at Boston due to back spasms.
CSN Philly "After a month of training camp, practices and exhibition games, the Sixers have trimmed down the roster and reached the starting block. Barely. Whether coach Brett Brown and his team are ready, the season will begin on Wednesday night in Boston with 15 players following some cuts on Monday..." October 27
Sporting News "The 2015-16 NBA season is set to get underway. There will be 1,230 games played in the regular season, and another 80-90 games in the playoffs over the next eight months before we finally settle on another champion. And then the real fun begins. That’s because the next free agency period,..." October 27
Philadelphia's Robert Covington has been diagnosed with sprained right MCL and bone bruise in knee, source tells Yahoo. Expected out 2 weeks
The Score "It is highly unlikely the NBA will employ international soccer-like breaks in its regular season in order to accommodate FIBA's new World Cup qualifiers, which will overlap with the NBA season beginning in 2017, commissioner Adam Silver stated Friday. Silver touched on the topic at a news..." October 24
CSN Philly "Much has been discussed about Nerlens Noel’s shift from center to power forward. Can he be a threat farther away from the basket? Can he guard perimeter players? Will the Sixers be able to operate with big men Jahlil Okafor and Noel in the paint? How about when the Sixers add Joel Embiid — can..." October 23
Real GM Basketball "Brett Brown had Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel practice against each other throughout training camp and the preseason, but he had them play together ahead of the Philadelphia 76ers' final preseason game. "It's coming along really good," Noel said. "I think we're meshing better and better. We..." October 22
Yahoo! Sports "National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts told Yahoo Sports that Lamar Odom's crisis has "reignited" discussions to create a program to aid NBA players who are transitioning toward retirement. Odom was found unconscious at a brothel in rural Nevada last week in..." October 22
Sporting News "Even though NBA commissioner Adam Silver said the league will continue its partnership with daily fantasy sites like FanDuel and DraftKings, he thinks it's time concrete regulations were put into place to keep the multi-billion-dollar industry in check. "There should be a regulatory framework;..." October 22
The Score "It's understandable that Nik Stauskas sounds a little frustrated that he won't be able to play in the Philadelphia 76ers' final preseason game on Friday. The shooting guard has been sidelined since Oct. 2 due to a stress reaction in his right tibia, and the initial timeline of a two-week..." October 21
CSN Philly "NBA.com's John Schuhmann released his annual polling of NBA GMs and for once Philadelphia 76ers fans may be excited about some of the results. When the franchise drafted Jahlil Okafor with the third overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, most believed Okafor to be the most NBA-ready talent, so..." October 21