Philadelphia 76ers

Philadelphia is one of the oldest franchises in the NBA, having originally been founded in 1946 as the Syracuse Nationals. The 76ers are a franchise loaded with history and have the players to back it up. Wilt Chamberlain, Julius ‘Dr J’ Erving, Charles Barkley and Allen Iverson are just four legends to have worn the famous jersey. And despite three championship banners, they haven’t been to the Finals since the Iverson era and have more recently been known as ‘The Process’, thanks to an historic ability to lose games. Now, however, things have changed in the City of Brotherly Love.

The Sound of Silence: NBA’s PA Announcers on life without fans

In the midst of a pandemic, fans face a season away from their teams, Josh Coyne speaks to some of those closer to the game than anyone – the PA Announcers.

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Ranking potential James Harden trade destinations

Houston has a Harden problem. Tom Hall takes a look around the league and makes the case for teams that should move in for one of the league’s most polarising stars.

The Return of Moreyball

The style of basketball which Daryl Morey implemented during his time as the GM of the Houston Rockets was often labelled ‘Moreyball’. The Rockets, knew that in order to beat the NBA’s high-spending, bigger market, teams, they had to outsmart them. Now, in Philly, Morey is tasked with doing it all again and reshaping a team with mercurial talent.

Is Jimmy Butler a top-10 player in today’s NBA?

With gamers abuzz with the new Xbox and Playstation, Thomas Lamming checks in with the top 10 NBA players and how it matches up with real life

NBA | Offseason musings with the Hoop Genius

Mike Miller, Matthew Wellington and Tom Hall join forces with Mo Mooncey, aka the Hoop Genius to discuss how the NBA can start the 2020-21 Season, the recent sale of the Utah Jazz, Dancing with the Stars, Daryl Morey and much more.

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The Step Back: The Dr is in (Philadelphia)

On this day in 1976, the Philadelphia 76ers bought Julius ‘Dr J’ Erving for $3 million, transforming the franchise into a contender overnight.

Episode 349 - NBA | The Heat are on Ice, Doc Rivers to 76ers and Ben Simmons trade rumours
Episode 349 – NBA | Jimmy f**king Butler, Doc Rivers to 76ers and Ben Simmons trade rumours

Matt and Mike discuss the 2020 NBA Finals, that legendary Jimmy Butler performance, Doc Rivers appointment in Philadelphia and more.

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‘The Process’ appears to have failed. So, where do the Philadelphia 76ers go from here?

After being sent home early by the Boston Celtics and with the franchise now in no-man’s land, ‘The Process’ appears to have failed. So, where do the Philadelphia 76ers go from here?

Episode 344 – NBA | 1, 2, 3, 4, Bye 76ers, Luka’s Legend, Mamba Day and NBA 2K21

Mike Miller and Josh Coyne are back to discuss Luka Doncic’s late game heroics, Philadelphia’s future, Mamba Day and the NBA2K21 demo.