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Sixers’ Brown likes Chandler’s versatility

The Philadelphia 76ers acquired small forward Wilson Chandler from the Denver Nuggets last week and the plan is to keep him for this upcoming season. Chandler will earn $12.8 million in 2018-19 and become a unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2019. The Sixers traded for Chandler to maintain financial flexibility and reduce their luxury tax […]


Kiki VanDeWeghe expressing interest in Sixers’ GM job

NBA executive vice president of basketball operations Kiki VanDeWeghe has expressed interest in the Philadelphia 76ers vacant general manager job, according to a report from the Philadelphia Inquirer. VanDeWeghe has had GM stints with the Brooklyn Nets and Denver Nuggets. Bryan Colangelo resigned from his post on June 7 following the Twitter fiasco he and his wife […]


Sixers: LeBron ‘strongly considered’ Philly

The Philadelphia 76ers swung for the fences and missed, but they believe they took a might cut. When LeBron James departed from the Cleveland Cavaliers for a second time, he ended up signing a three-year deal for $153 million with the Los Angeles Lakers, with a fourth-year player option included. Sixers managing partner Josh Harris […]


Sixers owner: ‘Going to take a while’ to find new GM

Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris says it’s going to be a while before the franchise hires a new general manager. Bryan Colangelo resigned from his post on June 7 following the Twitter fiasco he and his wife were involved in. “I think it’s going to take a while to find the right person,” Harris said. “I hate […]


Sixers remain atop list of teams expected to land Leonard

The Philadelphia 76ers have consistently remained atop the list of teams expected to land San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard, according to a report from the Washington Post. The Spurs prefer to trade Leonard to an Eastern Conference team and there’s a connection between San Antonio and the Sixers, as Brett Brown, Gregg Popovich’s longtime assistant, […]


Mbah a Moute being pursued by several teams

Luc Mbah a Moute is being pursued by several teams, according to a report. The unrestricted free agent of the Houston Rockets is being looked at by the San Antonio Spurs, the Los Angeles Lakers, the Los Angeles Clippers, the Washington Wizards and the Philadelphia 76ers, in addition to the Rockets wanting to bring him […]


Sixers, Celts make top players ‘off limits’ in Kawhi deals

There will be a market for Kawhi Leonard, but for now, the Philadelphia 76ers and the Boston Celtics — two of the teams mentioned most when it comes to chasing the San Antonio Spurs’ disgruntled superstar on the trade market — are not prepared to offer important pieces in return. So says Adrian Wojnarowski of […]


Veteran post player Johnson returning to Sixers

Amir Johnson is reportedly returning to the Philadelphia 76ers. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports the free-agent big man and the team are in the process of finalizing a one-year contract. Free agent Amir Johnson is finalizing a one-year deal to return to the 76ers, league source tells ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 4, 2018 […]


Sixers plan to keep Chandler

The Philadelphia 76ers acquired small forward Wilson Chandler from the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday and the plan is to keep him for this upcoming season, according to a report from NBA.com. Chandler will earn $12.8 million in 2018-19 and become a unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2019. The Sixers could immediately re-route newly acquired @wilsonchandler […]


Sixers acquire Chandler from Nuggets

The Philadelphia 76ers have acquired small forward Wilson Chandler from the Denver Nuggets, according to multiple reports. The Nuggets are also sending the Sixers a draft consideration. Denver has traded Wilson Chandler and a draft consideration to the 76ers, league sources tell ESPN. Chandler will be absorbed into the Sixers space. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July […]


Sixers interested in veteran guard Crawford

The Philadelphia 76ers have expressed interest in signing Jamal Crawford, according to a report from the Philadelphia Inquirer. Crawford is a unrestricted free agent. The #Sixers have expressed some interest in acquiring @JCrossover in free agency, according to sources. Like I tweeted out moments ago, he would a great addition if they’re able to get him. […]


Sixers re-signing Redick, have money to spend

Veteran shooting guard J.J. Redick has agreed to a one-year deal to remain with the Philadelphia 76ers, according to ESPN. The contract will pay Redick somewhere in the $12-$13 million range, per the report. Redick, 34, averaged a career-best 17 points last season. He shot 46 percent on 3-pointers, freeing himself for open looks while […]


Kuzma reportedly ‘off limits’ in regards to deal for Kawhi

While the San Antonio Spurs are said to be demanding three first-round draft choices and two players from the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for Kawhi Leonard, don’t expect the Los Angeles Lakers to agree on such a deal. In an appearance on ESPNews after the announcement that LeBron James had agreed to a four-year, $154-million […]


Spurs’ reported asking price for Kawhi from Sixers huge

The San Antonio Spurs aren’t about to send Kawhi Leonard packing on the cheap, according to a report. Jordan Schultz of Yahoo Sports reports the Spurs asked the Philadelphia 76ers for a boatload in return for Leonard, a two-time first-team All-NBA player who wants out of San Antonio. In exchange for Kawhi Leonard, the #Spurs […]