Tag Archive | Philadelphia 76ers

Saint Joseph’s University Names Billy Lange New Head Coach of Men’s Basketball Program

Saint Joseph’s University located in Philadelphia, Pa announced that Billy Lange will take the helm of its men’s basketball program as head coach. He becomes the 15th head coach in the program’s 110-year history. Lange succeeds legendary Hawks’ head coach Phil Martelli. Lange brings more than 23 years of sideline experience to the Hawks, most […]

Rockets’ Beverley to replace Wizards’ Wall in Taco Bell Skills Challenge

Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley will replace Washington Wizards guard John Wall in the 2015 Taco Bell® Skills Challenge during State Farm® All-Star Saturday Night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Feb. 14. TNT will exclusively televise the Taco Bell® Skills Challenge, which features a head-to-head, bracket-style tournament format for the first time. State Farm All-Star Saturday Night begins at […]

BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge

The Minnesota Timberwolves’ Andrew Wiggins, who has won two straight Kia NBA Western Conference Rookie of the Month awards, and the Philadelphia 76ers’ Michael Carter-Williams, last season’s Kia NBA Rookie of the Year, highlight the list of 20 players selected to play in the new-look BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge during NBA All-Star 2015. The league’s […]

Former St. John’s Forward JaKarr Sampson Makes Philadelphia 76ers Opening Night Roster

Former St. John’s standout JaKarr Sampson has made the Philadelphia 76ers 15-man roster for opening night as announced Monday. The 6-foot-9 forward from Akron, Ohio will make his NBA debut on Wednesday when the Sixers visit the Indiana Pacers at 7 p.m. Sampson, the 2012-13 BIG EAST Rookie of the Year, joins Maurice Harkless as the second St. John’s […]

Brooklyn Nets Launch Ticket Pack Featuring Regular Season Games and NBA All-Star Event

The Brooklyn Nets have launched on Monday the Rising Stars 6 Pack, a one-of-a-kind ticket package that features five 2014-15 regular season Nets home games against teams with recent first round draft picks, along with the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge during The 2015 NBA All-Star game that will be held at Barclays Center. The Rising […]

Nets vs. 76ers 4/9/13

Here are some notes for those fans getting ready to watch the Brooklyn Nets (44-32) play host to the Philadelphia 76ers (31-45) in NBA action tonight in the Barclays Center. If the Nets win it would clinch the season series with Philadelphia (3-1), while also making them 10-4 in the Atlantic Division this season. A […]

Nets vs. 76ers Notes 1/8/13

Here are notes for those fans watching the Brooklyn Nets (19-15) taking on the Philadelphia 76ers (15-20) in NBA action, as the Nets are on the road for what is the 35 game in the regular season. If the Nets win tonight it’d be the second consecutive victory over Philadelphia, while it mark the third […]