Jrue Holiday

The Sixers Were Ordered To Pay The Pelicans $3 Million For Not Disclosing Jrue Holiday’s Injuries

Last season, the Philadelphia 76ers had to pay the New Orleans Pelicans $3M in recompense for not disclosing Jrue Holiday's injury history.

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‘We All Wanna See Zombies': Potential No. 1 Pick Karl-Anthony Towns On Gaming, His Own Game And More

Earlier this week, we caught up with Karl-Anthony Towns to talk about the NBA Draft, video games, and the evolution of big men in the NBA.

all rookie teams

Andrew Wiggins And Jordan Clarkson Highlight The All-Rookie First Team

Andrew Wiggins and Jordan Clarkson highlight the All-Rookie Teams, a group that doesn't accurately portray strength of the rookie class.

ANDREW WIGGINS

Andrew Wiggins Is Reportedly The NBA’s 2014-15 Rookie Of The Year

The former No. 1 overall pick will become the first Minnesota Timberwolves player to receive the honor.

2015 NBA Rookie of the Year

Dime Roundtable: ‘Dreaming’ Up The NBA Rookie Of The Year For Flip Saunders

We has through the NBA candidates for Rookie of the Year to see if Flip Saunders is right that Andrew Wiggins is the prohibitive favorite.

NERLENS NOEL

Nerlens Noel Goes Off For 30 Points And 14 Rebounds Against The Clippers

Nerlens Noel is one of the most disruptive rookie defenders of all-time, and he just dropped 30 points on arguably the league's most talented frontcourt. Still don't think the future is bright for the Philadelphia 76ers?

NERLENS NOEL

Nerlens Noel Embarrasses Lou Amundson With Statement Block In Sixers’ Win Over Knicks

The Philadelphia 76ers were favored for the first time all season against the New York Knicks, and lived up to Vegas' expectations with a 97-81 win. Plays like this from Nerlens Noel are the main reason why.

rudy gobert

Rudy Gobert Says Nerlens Noel Was ‘Talking Too Much’ After Friday’s Dual Technicals

22-year-old Frenchman, Rudy Gobert, got into a tiff with Nerlens Noel on Friday, but Rudy doesn't need to jaw with a peer to prove himself.

NERLENS NOEL

Watch Nerlens Noel Absolutely Devour Jonas Valanciunas’ Brave Dunk Attempt

Nerlens Noel isn't exactly a behemoth – the lithe rookie is listed at a perhaps generous 228 pounds. And considering his well-established shot-blocking prowess, the best way to challenge him mano-a-mano really might be trying to power right through him. But Valanciunas doesn't have the length or explosive athletic ability to take a hit from Noel and stay elevated, let alone rise above him.

NERLENS NOEL

Get That Outta Here! Nerlens Noel Comes From Weak Side To Swat Nene’s Hook Shot Out Of Bounds

Nerlens Noel averaged 1.0 block per game in November. He swatted 1.5 shots in December, 2.2 in January, and is notching an impressive 2.8 blocks in February. Just what will the Philadelphia 76ers rookie rim-protector do for March?

rudy gobert

Video: Rudy Gobert Swallows Nerlens Noel’s Dunk Attempt, Gives Knowing Stare

Rudy Gobert had already embarrassed Nerlens Noel by absolutely swallowing the ambitious rookie's dunk attempt. The strut and stare-down that follows is down emasculating.

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS

Video: Joel Embiid Defends Nerlens Noel During Sixers Practice

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The Philadelphia 76ers aren't nearly as bad as casual NBA fans believe they are.

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GIF: Nerlens Noel Rejects Kent Bazemore’s Dunk With Towering Block

The Atlanta Hawks won their nineteenth consecutive game last night, setting a NBA record for most victories (17) over a calendar month in the process.

NERLENS NOEL

Video: Nerlens Noel Leads Break, Throws Lefty Lob To Jakarr Sampson For Dunk

The gift and curse of first-year players is that their evolution is fluid.


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