Archive for September, 2011

Why Former No. 1 Pick Joe Smith Will Break Unique NBA Record

Joe Smith, who just finished his 16th NBA season, has played in 1,030 regular season games for 12 different teams throughout his NBA career.

NBA Lockout: Tracking the Players Heading Overseas

Deron Williams made a splash when he was one of the first to sign abroad, and since that time, others have since followed in his footsteps and explored the waters overseas.

NBA All-Terrible Teammate Team

If this team was actually put together and forced to play a season, someone on the team would get hurt, commit a serious crime or quit entirely.

Deep Sixer: Lineups for Battle of I-95 confirmed

At 6 p.m., the “Battle for I-95″ will tip off inside The Palestra on the University of Pennsylvania campus.

NBA: How Allen Iverson and Kevin Garnett Changed the Nature of the League

I sat in a summer basketball camp in June, 2000, baking in the gym that was far hotter than the weather outside.

8. Andre Iguodala

Perception makes the world go around. Ever since the Allen Iverson trade to Denver, Iguodala has been perceived as “the man” on the 76ers.

The Battle for I-95

Teams: Team Melo vs. Philly . Rumored surprise appearance: Although those around him have denied he’ll play for Team Philly, others are saying that former 76ers star Allen Iverson might play.

LeBron James already a part of Palestra lore

LeBron James is headlining the Palestra’s most star-studded event in recent memory on Sunday, but it won’t be the first time the King has held court at the Cathedral.

Philadelphia 76ers: 5 Best Players at Every Position in Franchise History

While his NBA resume is not nearly as impressive as some former 76ers PGs, Holiday has the natural ability to finish as one of the greatest guards to ever don a Philadelphia jersey.

Iverson rumored to be part of Palestra game

As the days creep closer to Sunday’s anticipated “Battle For I-95,” it’s only natural that rumors would begin to swirl.

NBA Trade Talk: 5 Best Scenarios for Andre Iguodala and 76ers

The Philadelphia 76ers ‘ star forward Andre Iguodala has been subject of trade rumors for over a year now.

Allen Iverson: Is He a Suitable Signing for the Memphis Grizzlies?

In 2009-10, his last NBA season, Iverson played three unspectacular games for the Memphis Grizzlies before returning to his first team, the Philadelphia 76ers.

Kyle Korver & Charlie Villanueva

ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network are ranking every NBA player — and counting them down on Twitter , from No.

Philadelphia 76ers: 25 Greatest Moments in Franchise History

What was the greatest moment in Philadelphia 76ers basketball history? Was Kareem Abdul-Jabbar part of it? When and where did it occur, how did it happen and why is the moment No.

Former NBA pro warns Oakmont students of dangers of grud use

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE / BRETT CRAWFORD Chris Herren, a former NBA player for the Boston Celtics and the Denver Nuggets who became addicted to drugs, holds the attention of Oakmont Regional High School students as he talks about his career and struggle with addiction Tuesday afternoon.