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Sixers rule out Fultz with shoulder soreness

The Markelle Fultz situation in Philadephia keeps getting stranger by the day. Tuesday afternoon, Fultz’s agent Raymond Brothers told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that Fultz had fluid drained from his right shoulder and could barely lift it: “Markelle had a shoulder injury and fluid drained out of the back of his shoulder. He literally cannot raise up his arms to […]


Update: Sixers’ Fultz had cortisone shot in shoulder

Earlier today, Philadelphia 76ers rookie point guard Markelle Fultz‘s agent told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that Fultz had fluid drained from his right shoulder. Raymond Brothers, Fultz’s agent, has now revised his statement and says Fultz had a cortisone shot on Oct. 5. Per ESPN: “He [Fultz] had a cortisone shot on Oct. 5, which means fluid was put into […]


Simmons’ triple-double lifts Sixers over Pistons

The Philadelphia 76ers (1-3) earned their first win of the season Monday by defeating the Detroit Pistons (2-2), 97-86, and point-forward Ben Simmons recorded his first career triple-double — tallying 21 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists.






Sixers’ Simmons stuffs stat sheet in debut

Philadelphia 76ers fans got their first real glimpse of second-year forward Ben Simmons on Wednesday and the versatile Simmons stuffed the stat sheet in his NBA preseason debut, showcasing his high basketball IQ and natural physical gifts against the Memphis Grizzlies.



Extension unlikely for Sixers’ Stauskas

With the deadline looming, the Philadelphia 76ers and reserve guard Nik Stauskas have not discussed a contract extension, Stauskas said via the Philadelphia Inquirer.


Sixers’ Brown has playoffs in his sights

Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid are healthy — well, Embiid is nearly healthy. Rookie Markelle Fultz and Dario Saric are two up-and-comers. J.J. Redick and Amir Johnson are veterans who should be able to help the youth. So are the Philadelphia 76ers thinking NBA draft lottery again? Hardly. “As I said to the group, our […]


Sixers bring another Okafor to camp

Free agent center/forward Emeka Okafor has signed to a training camp contract with the Philadelphia 76ers, the team announced on its website.


Humphries headed to camp with Sixers

Free agent power forward Kris Humphries has agreed to a non-guaranteed training camp contract with the Philadelphia 76ers, according to a report from The Vertical.