| Feb 15, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Philadelphia 76ers coach Doug Collins expects to use the same lineup tonight against the Orlando Magic that he’s been using in the Sixers’ recent games: Jrue Holiday, Jodie Meeks, Andre Iguodala, Elton Brand and Lavoy Allen.
| Feb 28, 2012
Thaddeus Young had 20 points and eight rebounds on Tuesday and the 76erscruised to a 97-68 win over the Pistons.
Louis Williams added 13 points and seven assists for the Sixers, who halted a season-long five-game losing streak. They will host the Western...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 5:35 AM
Almost everybody who has played basketball since grade school wants to be a starter. But in the NBA, even quality players must be resigned to coming off the bench.
It's a job that calls for stars to swallow their pride and ego, and sacrifice for the...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 5:43 AM
Nearly everybody does it. Flopping, that is.
Soccer, famously known for its players taking phantom dives to get calls, has nothing on the NBA anymore.
"We have seen throughout these playoffs some outstanding acting by our top-notch players," color...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 6:52 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana Pacers spent the days leading up to Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers having to listen to the same thing: they can beat the weak teams but they can't compete against teams expected to be in the playoffs.
| May 1, 2012
| 8:01 PM
Derrick Rose drew a standing ovation from the United Center crowd as he hobbled to midcourt to present the game ball to the officials.
Rose, of course, would rather being giving the ball to Carlos Boozer for an easy basket, but not even the magical kid...
| May 23, 2012
| 9:02 PM
The Sixers will get a chance to re-create some NBA history after forcing a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference semifinals with Boston. Philadelphia defeats the Celtics 82-75 in Game 6 at home. 30 years ago, the 76ers went to Boston and won a Game 7 to...
| Sep 10, 2009
It wasn't supposed to end like this. Everyone involved seems to agree on at least that much.
Michael Jordan doesn't do bad endings. He might do corny, impossible, save-the-day endings, but not bad endings and definitely not endings in which he might be...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Click below for the complete, 2,308-word NBC release regarding its announcing plans for the Beijing Olympics.......
| Apr 7, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Throughout his tenure with the Chicago Bulls, Phil Jackson had long advocated for Tex Winter to get a spot in the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. Jackson even went to the extent in engaging in a letter-writing campaign so that the current architect...
| Apr 16, 2010
| 4:33 PM
The Orlando Magic will begin their playoffs on TNT Sunday night and earlier this week TNT analysts Kevin McHale, Charles Barkley and Doug Collins weighed in on how they thought the series would go. All of them picked the Orlando Magic to win. In his...
| Apr 16, 2010
| 4:33 PM
TNT analyst Charles Barkley says he doesn't think the Charlotte Bobcats can beat the Orlando Magic in the first round of the NBA playoffs....