Nerlens Noel RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bryan Colangelo: One of Philly's many bigs 'has to go at some point'

    Yahoo! Sports "The Philadelphia 76ers are set to enter 2016-17 with center Nerlens Noel, forward/center Jahlil Okafor, (hopefully) center Joel Embiid, and top overall pick Ben Simmons – an all-around player whose best position might be point power forward. That’s … a luxury? Perhaps not. It’s why Okafor has..." July 13

  • Study: Nerlens Noel Will Be Worth $110 Million More Than Jahlil Okafor Over Next Five Years

    Liberty Ballers "We interrupt a few weeks of neutral Sixers news to inject some debate back into the conversation. As the numbers people see it, Nerlens Noel is going to be more valuable than Jahlil Okafor over the next five seasons, and it's not going to be particularly close. The data-mavens at Five Thirty..." July 07

  • Report: Raptors contacted Sixers about Nerlens Noel deal

    The Score "Masai Ujiri and the Toronto Raptors have a backup plan should Bismack Biyombo walk this offseason. The Raptors have approached the Philadelphia 76ers regarding a deal involving big man Nerlens Noel, ESPN's Zach Lowe reports, citing league sources. Toronto is willing to send out a rotation..." June 30

  • Report: Celtics targeting Nerlens Noel in trade with 76ers

    Sportsnaut "With trade talks between the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers intensifying, we now have a sense of who Boston is targeting. According to Brian Geltzeiler, the Celtics are in pursuit of Nerlens Noel. Philadelphia had previously let it be known that they wanted to deal Jahlil Okafor, not..." June 21

  • 76ers are reportedly shopping Noel, Okafor but prefer to keep one of the two big men

    Philly.com "Jahlil Okafor of the 76ers told a Duke University podcast Friday that he hoped to be cleared for basketball activity over the weekend. The 6-foot-11, 275-pounder out of Duke had surgery on March 22 to repair the meniscus in his right knee. The injury cost the NBA all-rookie selection the final..." June 13

  • Report: Sixers Prefer to Trade Jahlil Okafor Over Nerlens Noel

    Liberty Ballers "News regarding Sixers big man Jahlil Okafor has been trending upward the last week or so. The honor of being named to the USA Basketball Select Team was a nice reward for the young center, and an indication that his health is in good standing following knee surgery. Buried within a report about..." June 13

  • Jahlil Okafor Has a Higher Upside Than Nerlens Noel

    The Sixer Sense "It’s something that’s made my ears bleed since December. Hearing that the Philadelphia 76ers should trade Jahlil Okafor instead of Nerlens Noel. Many who were behind the idea of trading Okafor haven’t even considered the reasoning behind trading Noel. With the NBA trade deadline approaching..." June 08

  • If the Sixers trade Nerlens Noel for Jeff Teague, The Process is dead

    SB Nation "The Sixers have discussed a deal centering on Jeff Teague and Nerlens Noel with the Hawks, the Vertical's Shams Charania reports. Atlanta has been dangling Teague for some time now, and there were rich rumors around him at the February trade deadline. Nothing happened as reports indicated the..." June 04

  • Could Noel and possibly Stauskas, Covington be Hawks-bound?

    Philly.com "A source has confirmed that the Sixers have had multi-player trade talks with the Atlanta Hawks. Yahoo Sports reported that the teams are discussing a deal centered around packages that include the Sixers center Nerlens Noel and Hawks point guard Jeff Teague. Noel will enter the final year of his..." June 03

  • Report: Hawks and Sixers Discussing Jeff Teague/Nerlens Noel Swap

    A Sea of Blue "It's already been reported that the Philadelphia 76ers are looking to move Nerlens Noel and/or Jahlil Okafor this offseason, and it looks like the former may be the one on the move. According to Yahoo Sports' Shams Charania, Noel may be shipped to the Atlanta Hawk in a deal that would mainly..." June 02

  • Sixers likely to trade Jahlil Okafor or Nerlens Noel, report says

    Newark Star-Ledger "There's a new sheriff in town running the Sixers and unlike in years past under general manager Sam Hinkie, trade rumors have been running rampant since Bryan Colangelo replaced the architect of 'The Process.' After winning the NBA Draft lottery last week, the Sixers biggest decision over the..." May 27

  • Report: Sixers Covet Another High Pick, Strongly Support Nerlens Noel

    Liberty Ballers "Thanks to Ben Simmons' status as the draft's highest-rated prospect, speculation has engulfed the Sixers. Their already crowded frontcourt would be bursting at the seams if it added the Aussie point-forward, so everyone is looking for indications as to what their next move would be. In this..." May 24

  • Nerlens Noel -- I Didn't Trash That House ... Denies Death Threat

    TMZ "Nerlens Noel says he's NOT the renter from hell -- claiming allegations he absolutely destroyed the Philly home he was renting last year are pure B.S. ... adding that he never threatened to kill the owners. TMZ Sports broke the story ... the 76ers star was sued for more than $40,000 by the..." May 10

  • Noel Sued WORST RENTER EVER Weed, Gatorade Stains & Death Threat

    TMZ "NBA star Nerlens Noel puts the guys from "Project X" to shame -- DESTROYING the home he was renting last year with Gatorade stains, drugs and toilet damage ... this according to a lawsuit obtained by TMZ Sports. The 21-year-old Philadelphia 76ers star rented a 4,800 square foot home outside of..." April 08

  • Noel to miss Pacers game

    Philly.com "Unless something unexpectedly changes within the coming hours, Nerlens Noel will miss his sixth consecutive game with bruised right knee. A source said Saturday afternoon that the 76ers center would not play in Saturday’s 7:30 p.m. matchup against the Indiana Pacers at the Wells Fargo..." April 02

  • Nerlens Noel 'definitely' wants to return before season ends

    CSN Philly "Nerlens Noel has more he would like to accomplish by the end of this season. The hangup is he has missed the last four games with a right knee contusion and is expected to be sidelined for Friday’s contest, too. “I definitely want to get back on the court, definitely before the season ends and..." March 30

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    Bob Cooney @BobCooney76

    Noel is a go for tomorrow night

  • Nerlens Noel (knee), Jahlil Okafor (shin) out vs. Heat

    CSN Philly "Nerlens Noel and Jahlil Okafor will not play Friday for the Sixers against the Heat. Noel hurt his right knee Wednesday against the Hornets. Okafor continues to sit out with a right shin contusion suffered last Sunday. Neither practiced Thursday. “Those two will be day-to-day,” said Brett..." March 04

  • Nerlens Noel Likely to Miss Rising Stars Challenge

    Liberty Ballers "Scratched from the lineup moments before last night's game against the Sacramento Kings, Nerlens Noel's time on the shelf may last a little longer, with the second-year big likely to miss this Friday's NBA Rising Stars Challenge. Speaking to reporters following a tough loss to the Kings, Brett..." February 11

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    Michael Preston @preston76

    #Sixers Nerlens Noel is a late scratch from tonight's game (rt. knee patellar tendonitis) vs. Sacramento; Jerami Grant will start.