Ben Simmons explains his infamous no-dunk, plus more quotes of the week

Ben Simmons opens up about his infamous no-dunk, Becky Hammon proves her right and more from our quotes of the week. “At the moment I was just spinning and I guess Trae [Young] comes over faster. So I think he’s going to be full blast and I see Matisse [Thybulle] walking — you know, Matisse … Read more

Responding to Ben Simmons addressing the end of his 76ers tenure | KJM – ESPN

Responding to Ben Simmons addressing the end of his 76ers tenure | KJMESPN Austin Rivers is apparently accusing Ben Simmons of lyingYard barker “You Ain’t Reached Out Once”: Ben Simmons comes at Shaq for ignoring their LSU brotherhoodShadow League Ben Simmons: Joel Embiid, Doc Rivers didn’t help mental issuesNBC Sports Ben Simmons says the Philadelphia … Read more

NBArank 2022 – Ranking the best players for 2022-23, from 5 to 1

NBArank is back for its 12th season of counting down the best players in the league. Where are MVP candidates like Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic, Joel Embiid and Nikola Jokic? What about rookies and young stars ready to make the leap into the top tier of NBA players? To get the final NBArank prediction, we … Read more

2 sports leaders launch company to invest up to $50 million. in early stage companies

Newcastle United’s Alexander Isak in action with Crystal Palace’s Cheick Doucoure. Lee Smith | Reuters Two longtime sports executives are launching an investment firm they say will support startups that capitalize on the growing opportunities at the intersection of sports, media and entertainment. Velocity Capital Management said Tuesday it will invest up to $50 million … Read more

Doc Rivers’ Twitter account has been hacked based on likes for adult content

It was only a matter of time before we learned that Doc Rivers had been hacked. On Friday night, while much of the sports world was preparing for a football weekend, internet speculators began to notice some bizarre behavior from Rivers’ Twitter account. The Sixers coach ‘liked’ other adult content. Multiple reports from Sixers reporters … Read more

Seasonal NBA tournament bracket begins to take shape: Sources

The framework for an in-season NBA tournament is taking shape and could be implemented as soon as the 2023-24 season, sources with knowledge of the discussions said Athletics on Friday. Current framework for the NBA In Season Tournament as soon as 2023-24, as of sources: – Cup matches up to and including November– 8 teams … Read more

Philadelphia 76ers tilføjer Montrezl Harrell på en 2-årig, 5,2 millioner dollars aftale, siger kilder

Free agent center Montrezl Harrell underskriver en toĂĄrig aftale pĂĄ $5,2 millioner med Philadelphia 76ers, fortalte kilder til ESPN tirsdag, hvilket bringer hĂĄrdhed til et hold, der leder efter det uden for sæsonen. Harrell var NBA’s sjette mand af ĂĄret for sæsonen 2019-20, mens han spillede for LA Clippers under cheftræner Doc Rivers og assistent … Read more

Furkan Korkmaz allegedly attacked by Georgia players after the EuroBasket match

A brouhaha during a EuroBasket 2022 game between Turkey and Georgia reportedly turned violent off the court in an incident involving 76ers forward Furkan Korkmaz. Korkmaz, 25, was allegedly attacked by members of Georgia’s basketball team as he walked to the locker room after being ejected from Sunday’s game, according to a statement released by … Read more

Ben Simmons handles heckler while candy shopping

Ben Simmons Screenshot: Twitter If you’re looking for Ben Simmons, you won’t find him on an NBA court, that’s for sure. If you’re lucky enough, you just might sneak up on him in a candy store rummaging through the selection. One lucky fan walked up on Simmons and decided to give the NBA star a … Read more

NBA schedule 2022-23 – The games you won’t want to miss this season

The NBA’s 2022-23 schedule is here, and the league won’t waste any time delivering fans some star-studded showdowns. Opening week is stacked, with the defending Eastern Conference champion Boston Celtics hosting the Philadelphia 76ers on Oct. 18 — the first night of the season — followed by the Los Angeles Lakers looking to spoil ring … Read more