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Sixers make Markelle Fultz second No. 1 pick in two years

The Process continued Thursday night, as the Sam Hinkie-inspired rebuild of the 76ers — a historic exercise in burning it all down to build it back — reached a milestone adding a second straight No. 1 overall pick. Markelle Fultz joins the Sixers after being taken No. 1 overall,...

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 7:40pm

Eagles Malcolm Jenkins, Rodney McLeod: 'On our A-game, it's pretty much unstoppable'

The Eagles secondary has been subject of much chatter around NFL circles — and among fans — due to their inability to field a group of workable cornerbacks over recent team history. With a youthful infusion on the way in rookies Rasul Douglas, Sidney Jones and second-year player Jalen...

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 4:44pm

5 on-the-fence players attempting to make Flyers' roster

The Flyers, along with the rest of the NHL teams, debuted their new jersey for the upcoming season on Tuesday night. Beginning this year, Adidas will be producing and manufacturing them instead of Reebok. Fortunately, the Flyers jersey remained the same. Now, the more pressing question...

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 3:58pm

Late Phillies draft picks you should know about

While the majority of the Phillies later-round draft picks may wind up filling out the farm systems roster and never see the light of the major leagues, every year there are some interesting personas found in the late rounds of the draft. Sometimes it’s relatives of former big-leaguers or...

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 3:54pm

Sixers trying to trade for another first round pick, sources say

There is limited space on an NBA roster. Compared to the other three major American sports, the number of players that suit up each night (13) and who can be on the floor at once (five) is relatively small. So it's no surprise that the Sixers are trying to get rid of some of their second round...

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 2:50pm

Kyle Phillippi: Make Ivan Provorov Flyers' new alternate captain

Pierre-Eduoard Bellemare’s tenure as an alternate captain in Philadelphia lasted a little less than four months. The French forward reportedly is off to Las Vegas as the first-year franchise plucked him from the Flyers in the expansion draft. The move came as a surprise considering...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 4:48pm

Reports say Las Vegas is taking Pierre-Edouard Bellemare from Flyers

It appears to be turning into a pretty good week for the Flyers, who will lose Pierre-Edouard Bellemare in the NHL Expansion Draft to the Las Vegas Knights, according to several sources. The squad had left Michal Neuvirth, Michael Raffl, Matt Read and others unprotected but Vegas decided...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 4:38pm

Trip envy: Philly star athletes are living it up on vacation

There is a lull in the sport calendar and that means one thing for professional athletes — a chance to get away. With the NBA and NHL on hiatus, the NFL on a five-week break between minicamp and training camp and only major league baseball currently playing games, several recognizable Philly...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 4:15pm

Homework for Eagles during five-week break

The conclusion of Eagles minicamp marks a five-week break from the organization for Eagles players, though for most that hardly means stepping away from football. Across the board, players will be rehabbing injuries, working with private coaches and grouping up to further what coach Doug Pederson...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 3:33pm

Markelle Fultz or Ben Simmons, who'd go No. 1? Experts weigh in

The Philadelphia 76ers are prepared to become just the fourth team since 1980 to select No. 1 in back-to-back seasons, joining a group headlined by Houston (Ralph Sampson, Hakeem Olajuwon), Orlando (Shaquille O’Neal, Chris Webber) and Cleveland (Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett). All three of...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 2:59pm

NBA Rumors: Are Sixers interested in trading for Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis?

Anyone who is familiar with sports radio talk knows that fodder on the airwaves rarely does anything but rangle listeners to debate whatever the hot topic of the day is. However, it is a good barometer of what is important to sports fans in the city. So hearing Chris Carlin and Ike Reese on...

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 5:03pm

Every future Sixers NBA Draft pick

The Sixers traded away a future first rounder in their move with the Celtics to acquire the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft.  Here's a full list of the picks and restrictions the team has in upcoming drafts by year: 2017 1st round — Brooklyn via Boston (1st overall) 2nd...

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 3:50pm

Broad Street Brawlers play their way into The Basketball Tournament

The Broad Street Brawlers have punched their ticket to Las Vegas. Winners of two games on Saturday and Sunday at The Basketball Tournament Jamboree at Philadelphia University, this team of local Philadelphia talent will get their opportunity to compete for $2 million on July 15 in the West Region...

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 3:10pm

4 players the Sixers could take in 2017 NBA Draft's second round

The first round of the NBA draft for the Philadelphia Sixers seems to be set in stone. The Sixers made their trade official with the Boston Celtics on Monday to send their 2017 third overall pick and a protected 2018 first round pick in exchange for the first overall pick in the draft. Several...

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 3:01pm

The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor calls Sam Hinkie 'a magician' who deserves the credit

The decision by the Philadelphia 76ers to scoop up the No. 1 pick in a trade with the Boston Celtics has ramped up the NBA offseason as the draft quickly approaches this Thursday. There may not be a single man who has been more aggressive in the basketball reporting world than Kevin O’Connor...

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 2:43pm

Sixers expect to sell out every game next season

Every time a sales rep sells a season ticket in the 76ers office, a bell goes off. General manager Bryan Colangelo says that bell has been going off quite a bit as The Process has finally come full circle. “I would venture to say we're going to be sold out this year, playing to...

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 4:52pm

Sixers plan for free agency comes into focus

The Sixers finally know what the future holds. Well, partially at least. After completing a trade for the No. 1 overall pick — which will be Markelle Fultz — the team now has a core of young players it hopes will be the bedrock of an eventual title contender. Fultz will join Joel...

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 3:47pm

What should Flyers fans expect in a busy week ahead?

Hockey season, well the offseason that is, ramps up this week as the expansion franchise, Las Vegas, unveils its inaugural roster all while a new crop of talent enters the league during the NHL Draft. Here’s a look at what the schedule looks like this week and what Flyers fans should be...

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 3:18pm

Terms of Sixers, Celtics trade appear favorable to Philadelphia

Rarely do you get something for nothing in the NBA. A press release and news conference confirmed Monday that the 76ers and Boston Celtics have agreed to a blockbuster deal allowing Philadelphia to move from No. 3 to No. 1 in Thursday’s draft. Moving up two spots assures the Sixers of...

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 2:49pm

Glen Macnow: Phillies approach, coddling prospects, is soft

While the Phillies heave through another death march of a season, their farm club in Allentown boasts the best record in Triple-A. So those few lonely fans left in Citizens Bank Park call longingly for prospects they’ve never seen — Dylan Cozens and Rhys Hoskins and Nick Williams....

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 2:25pm