ALLEN IVERSON

Allen Iverson: ‘I’m The Biggest [Russell] Westbrook Fan There Is’

Despite the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar putting up monster numbers while keeping his team in playoff contention despite a season-long rash of injuries, Westbrook remains as divisive a player as basketball knows. But another future Hall-of-Famer with a relatively similar playing style is firmly the in the 25 year-old's corner.

JARRETT JACK

Isaiah Canaan’s Simple Hesitation Move Nearly Puts Jarrett Jack On His Ass

Jarrett Jack isn't a good defender. We knew that even before Isaiah Canaan nearly put the Brooklyn Nets point guard on his ass with a simple hesitation move, but the video above just drives home that obvious point.

GEORGE KARL

Sixers Snapchat Mocks George Karl After Their Friday Night Win Over The Kings

The Philadelphia 76ers posted an old quote of George Karl's on their snapchat account after beating his Kings. A point was made.

PAT RILEY

Pat Riley Says Free Agency Is How To Build A Team, But Not Every Franchise Is Afforded That Luxury

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Pat Riley has been blessed. Not just with basketball talent as a player, coach, or executive, but the Miami Heat president has also been lucky enough to count himself as a member of arguably the NBA's three glitziest franchises.

ALLEN IVERSON

We Reminisce: Allen Iverson Makes A Career By Crossing Michael Jordan

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Allen Iverson was a star well before March 12, 1997. But the future Hall-of-Famer didn't become "The Answer" until he completed the most iconic crossover in league history during the latter stage of his debut season with the Philadelphia 76ers.

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.

JOEL EMBIID

Here’s Sixers Rookie Joel Embiid Throwing Down A Between-The-Legs Dunk With Frightening Ease

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The sidelined Philadelphia 76ers rookie makes this between-the-legs slam look frighteningly easy. Combined with the canny back-to-basket game he showed at Kansas and ever expanding shooting range, this exhibition of natural athleticism should have Philly fans salivating for Embiid to take the floor.

RUSSELL WESTBROOK

Russell Westbrook In A Mask And Headband Is Even More Fun Than You Expected

Russell Westbrook is back on the floor tonight following surgery for a fractured cheek. And though the Oklahoma City Thunder MVP candidate isn't wearing a mask befitting a favorite hip-hop emcee or literary phantom, the one he's donning is still pretty awesome.

JAVALE MCGEE

Reports: Warriors, Heat, Mavericks Have Interest In Signing JaVale Mcgee Upon Release From Sixers

JaVale McGee's time as a starting center is over, and his brief tenure as a mentor for the Philadelphia 76ers is, too. In his next NBA role, it seems the talented but inconsistent big man could play the part of frontcourt reserve for a contender.

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?

Isaiah Canaan

Shot Of The Night: Isaiah Canaan Grabs Loose Ball In Mid-Air And Goes Glass For Crazy Jumper

Never question Sam Hinkie. Clearly, the Philadelphia 76ers' wunderkind GM knew what he was doing when effectively replacing reigning Rookie of the Year Michael Carter-Williams with the seldom-used Isaiah Canaan at the trade deadline.

#LeBron James

LeBron James Passes Childhood Hero Allen Iverson For 22nd On All-Time Scoring List

LeBron James has bettered one his childhood heroes; just 6,500 more points to catch the other. With two quick baskets in the opening minutes of his team's win over the New York Knicks on Sunday, the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar usurped future Hall-of-Famer Allen Iverson for 22nd on the all-time scoring list.

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS

Counterpoint: The Philadelphia 76ers Are Fun And Hilarious

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The Philadelphia 76ers are very bad at basketball. And that's okay, because the whole thing has been fun and hilarious.

K.J. McDaniels

Report: Rockets Get K.J. McDaniels From Sixers For Isaiah Canaan, Second-Round Pick

K.J. McDaniels has long been a favorite in these parts, and now the hyper-disruptive rookie will get a chance to charm a national audience. According to Yahoo Sports Adrian Wojnarowski, the Philadelphia 76ers have traded McDaniels to the Houston Rockets in exchange for Isaiah Canaan and a second-round pick.

BRANDON KNIGHT

Report: Brandon Knight To Suns, Michael Carter-Williams To Bucks In Blockbuster Deal; Isaiah Thomas Headed To Celtics

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The Phoenix Suns have already found their replacement for Goran Dragic. Just minutes after news broke that the team traded its disgruntled lefty to the Miami Heat, reports emerged that All-Star snub Brandon Knight was headed to Phoenix from the Milwaukee Bucks.

JAVALE MCGEE

Reports: Denver Trades JaVale McGee, Protected First-Round Pick To Philadelphia

JaVale McGee's wayward tenure with the Denver Nuggets is over. According to Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski, the talented but wildly inconsistent seven-footer is on his way to the Philadelphia 76ers along with a first-round pick previously acquired by Denver from the Oklahoma City Thunder.

JOEL EMBIID

Brett Brown Thinks Joel Embiid Could Be Sixers’ Second-Best Shooter

Success really does seem on the horizon for Brett Brown's team, a likelihood based on the young Sixers' improving in-game performance alone – basically, without factoring in the potential of injured rookie Joel Embiid. And considering Brown's recent boasts of his prized big man's skill level, it appears more obvious than ever that Embiid won't merely be a part of Philly's future, but go a long way towards making it, too.


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