MINNEAPOLIS — Joel Embiid returned to the lineup to score 28 points, and the Philadelphia 76ers topped the Minnesota Timberwolves 118-112 in overtime on Tuesday night.
A professional Lithuanian basketball club signed LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball to pro contracts, making LaVar Ball's two younger sons ineligible for college basketball.
NEW ORLEANS — Right when it looked as if rising star Ben Simmons might lift the 76ers to an unlikely road victory, a guy that used to have Simmons' job in Philadelphia took over in the clutch and rescued the Pelicans.
CLEVELAND — LeBron James made certain the Cavaliers' losing ways lasted only one day.
PHILADELPHIA — The 76ers are in a funk.
PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia 76ers traded Jahlil Okafor on Thursday night.
PHILADELPHIA — Lonzo Ball drove the baseline Thursday night.
The Sixers lost an ugly one in their last outing. They were outplayed by the lowly Phoenix Suns and booed for the first time this season by their home crowd on Monday night.
The Philadelphia 76ers will tell you it’s all about rhythm.
Joel Embiid tried to be nice.
NEW YORK — Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid’s talent on the floor and colorful personality on social media have led Sports Illustrated to label him the “Rising Star” of sports.
Moments before the Philadelphia 76ers ran onto the court to take on the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday, Robert Covington received a text message he wished he hadn’t read.
PHILADELPHIA — Observations from the 76ers’ 101-81 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday:
PHILADELPHIA — It was anything but "a regular block."
Sixteen games into his NBA career, Ben Simmons already has passed the point of surprising people with on-court accomplishments.
Since settling into their current rotation, the Philadelphia Sixers are 8-3.
PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid was missing shots and upset with his play.
PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid sank a 3-pointer and raised his hands toward the roof of Wells Fargo Center on Saturday night.
PHILADELPHIA - Joel Embiid sank a 3-pointer and raised his hands toward the roof of Wells Fargo Center on Saturday night.
PHILADELPHIA — The Golden State Warriors arrived here with a choice for the 76ers on Saturday night.
Just when it appears the 76ers are about to recover from their Nov. 11 meltdown, the team that forced it invades the Wells Fargo Center.
LOS ANGELES — Robert Covington’s new contract was far from his mind during the 76ers’ victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night. But around 2 a.m. Eastern time Thursday, a little more than an hour after the game, he reflected on the deal that he is about to sign.
Joel Embiid had a pretty great night last night.
LOS ANGELES — In a matchup of teams with rising young stars, Joel Embiid stood out above the rest.
LOS ANGELES — The Philadelphia 76ers are making use of Markelle Fultz’s down time.
SAN FRANCISCO — Joel Embiid is putting up solid numbers, but he is not the same player as he was a year ago.