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Sixers coach Brown: Simmons' jump shot 'not going to define him'

Ben Simmons has quickly become one of the most intriguing prospects in league history. As a 6-foot-10 point guard, his versatility is unmatched. However, there is one key concern moving forward for the reigning Rookie of the Year. Despite being a borderline All-Star in his first campaign and pushing the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nba/teams/4" href="https://www.thescore.com/nba/t… NBA | theScore

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Report: Philadelphia Sixers promote Elton Brand to general manager

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Elton Brand is in charge of the Philadelphia 76ers. A person familiar with the situation says the Sixers have made Brand their new general manager, replacing Bryan Colangelo. Colangelo resigned in June as the 76ers’ president of basketball operations after what an investigation concluded was “careless and in some instances reckless” sharing of sensitive team information on ...

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Sixers promote Elton Brand to general manager in wake of Bryan Colangelo scandal, report says

The Philadelphia 76ers can finally close the book on the Bryan Colangelo scandal, as Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports that the team has promoted Elton Brand to the vacant general manager position. Brand, who has been in the Sixers front office since 2016, most recently served as vice president of basketball operations and general manager of the… CBSSports.com Headlines

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Report: Sixers hire Elton Brand as GM

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Philadelphia 76ers have finally ended their extended search for a general manager by hiring former NBA All-Star Elton Brand, league sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. More to come. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license. … NBA | theScore

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Embiid seemingly acknowledges that Sixers rookies are cursed

And another one bites the dust. It’s become the norm for the Philadelphia 76ers to see their first-round draft picks succumb to injury before even taking the floor in their rookie year, with that trend continuing this year after <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nba/players/62288" href="https://www.thescore.com/nba/players/622… NBA | theScore

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Game Recap: Wizards 87, Sixers 75

By Juan Carlos Blanco, RotoWire LAS VEGAS — The Washington Wizards started off strong and never trailed, cruising to an 87-75 win over the Philadelphia 76ers in the Las Vegas Summer League at Thomas and Mack Center on Monday. The Wizards (1-2) established the tone for the contest with a 22-17 first-quarter advantage, and they’d expand their edge to 13 ...

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How Celtics, Sixers, Raptors should react to LeBron leaving East

LeBron James finally left after 15 years, which means the Eastern Conference will almost certainly crown a new champion for the first time since 2010. Though the reloaded Golden State Warriors will humble any new challengers for the title, there’s still a huge opportunity available in a weakened East. The Boston Celtics figure to be the favorites, while the upstart

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