Doc Rivers to return as coach of the Philadelphia 76ers, president Daryl Morey says

Doc Rivers to return as coach of the Philadelphia 76ers, president Daryl Morey says

5:20 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN CAMDEN, NJ — Philadelphia 76ers president of basketball operations Daryl Morey said coach Doc Rivers will return next season for a third year with the franchise. “I just think he’s a great coach,” Morey said during Friday’s exit interviews after the Sixers were eliminated the previous night on their home … Read more

Rich Eisen Reacts to the 76ers Announcing Doc Rivers Will Return Next Season | The Rich Eisen Show

Rich Eisen Reacts to the 76ers Announcing Doc Rivers Will Return Next Season |  The Rich Eisen Show

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Joel Embiid says James Harden, Philadelphia 76ers need to be more aggressive, toughen up in order to break through

Joel Embiid says James Harden, Philadelphia 76ers need to be more aggressive, toughen up in order to break through

2:42 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN PHILADELPHIA — After acquiring James Harden at the trade deadline, the Philadelphia 76ers hoped this would finally be the year they break through and make it into the conference finals — and beyond — in the NBA playoffs. Instead, for the fourth time in five years, Philadelphia saw its season … Read more

Joel Embiid asks ‘what else I have to do’ to win MVP, says all energy now focused on ‘bigger picture’ of helping Philadelphia 76ers win NBA title

Joel Embiid asks 'what else I have to do' to win MVP, says all energy now focused on 'bigger picture' of helping Philadelphia 76ers win NBA title

12:59 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN MIAMI — Philadelphia 76ers superstar Joel Embiid congratulated Nikola Jokic on winning the NBA Most Valuable Player Award for a second straight season, adding Tuesday night that there was “no right or wrong” answer among several serving candidates. But Embiid also said that, going forward, he’ll steer his focus toward … Read more

Al Horford is a rock for the Boston Celtics

Al Horford is a rock for the Boston Celtics

Al HorfordPhoto: Getty Images If the Boston Celtics go on to win an NBA championship, Al Horford’s Game 4 performance will live in Boston sports lore until the east coast breaks off into the Atlantic Ocean, or however climate change really sinks its teeth into this planet. Without him on Monday night, the Celtics go … Read more

James Harden isn’t what he used to be, but he’s what the Sixers need

James Harden isn't what he used to be, but he's what the Sixers need

Tobias Harris would usually have more to say, but he was trying to take it easy on his windpipe after absorbing an inadvertent Bam Adebayo elbow to the neck in the second half of the Philadelphia 76ers’ 116-108 win against the Miami Heat in Sunday’s Game 4 of their best-of-seven Eastern Conference semi-final series. Harris … Read more

Philadelphia 76ers beat Miami Heat to tie up playoff series

Miami Heat’s Bam Adebayo, center, goes up for a shot against Philadelphia 76ers’ Danny Green, left, and Joel Embiid, right, during the second half of Game 3 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series, Friday, May 6, 2022 , in Philadelphia. Matt Slocum PA PHILADELPHIA The Heat saw the James Harden of old, not the … Read more

Joel Embiid returns to lead 76ers to Game 3 win over Heat

Joel Embiid returns to lead 76ers to Game 3 win over Heat

PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid spent the week groggy from a concussion. His busted thumb needs surgery. MVP form? Not yet. But Embiid wore his black mask and injected the 76ers — and a skittish fanbase — with revitalized championship aspirations. Embiid inspired the 76ers with his return from a facial injury, Danny Green and Tyrese … Read more

Joel Embiid shows immediate impact in Game 3, but Philadelphia 76ers still have ‘a long way to go’

Joel Embiid shows immediate impact in Game 3, but Philadelphia 76ers still have 'a long way to go'

12:09 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN PHILADELPHIA — The Phantom of the Process is back — and, for the Philadelphia 76ers, not a moment too soon. Joel Embiid returned after missing more than a week with a facial fracture and concussion to play 36 minutes, score 18 points and grab 11 rebounds to lead his 76ers … Read more

Good news for Marlins fans who have been in the dark

Miami Heat forward Max Strus (31) dunks over Philadelphia 76ers guard James Harden (1) during the fourth quarter of Game 1 of a second round NBA Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series at FTX Arena in Miami, Florida, on Monday, May 2, 2022 . Daniel A. Varela dvarela@miamiherald.com Some media notes on a Thursday: ▪ Good … Read more