Tag Archives: Philadelphia 76ers

  • Ben Simmons Cousin Killed in Hit-and-Run

    Ben Simmons Cousin Killed in Hit-and-Run

    Zachary Simmons, the 21-year-old cousin of Philadelphia 76ers #1 overall draft pick Ben Simmons, was struck and killed by a black SUV in a hit-and-run around 3:30 a.m. ET on Saturday in Hoboken, New Jersey, according to CBS New York. “The impact was so great witnesses reported hearing two loud thuds. The victim’s grieving mother, Monique Steele, told […]

  • 76ers Assistant Coach Sean Rooks Dies at Age 46

    76ers Assistant Coach Sean Rooks Dies at Age 46

    Sad news from the NBA as it was reported on Tuesday that former player and current Philadelphia 76ers head coach Sean Rooks had passed away at the age of 46. Rooks suffered a heart attack shortly after eating dinner with his family in Philadelphia.  He had interviewed with the New York Knicks for an assistant […]

  • Draymond Green Admits to Chasing Triple-Double as Warriors Nearly Lose to 76ers

    Draymond Green Admits to Chasing Triple-Double as Warriors Nearly Lose to 76ers

    It what was probably the most surprising outcome of the entire 2015-16 NBA season thus far, the Philadelphia 76ers erased a 24-point fourth-quarter deficit before finding themselves tied 105-105 with the Golden State Warriors with less than a second remaining in Saturday’s game.  Of course, the Sixers still lost to the Warriors thanks to Harrison Barnes‘ […]

  • 76ers’ Richaun Holmes Just Did This to Al Horford (Video)

    76ers’ Richaun Holmes Just Did This to Al Horford (Video)

    The Philadelphia 76ers probably won’t win tonight’s game against the Atlanta Hawks (they’re currently trailing by double-digits in the third quarter), but Sixers forward Richaun Holmes will at least be able to take some solace in the fact that he absolutely destroyed Al Horford with one of the nastiest poster-slams we’ve seen this season. Check it […]

  • New Footage of Jahlil Okafor Street Fight and KO in Boston (Video)

    New Footage of Jahlil Okafor Street Fight and KO in Boston (Video)

    Authorities in Boston are still investigating last Wednesday night’s incident outside Storyville Boston nightclub, which saw Philadelphia 76ers rookie Jahlil Okafor knock out a heckler in the middle of the street. According to TMZ, officials have told them that charges are likely to be filed, and after seeing this newly released footage of the incident, […]