Tag Archives: Philadelphia 76ers

Wrap Up: Dirk, Trix Lead Mavs by Sixers

Wrap Up: Dirk, Trix Lead Mavs by Sixers

The Dallas Mavericks (33-23) did exactly what they needed to do against the Philadelphia 76ers (15-41). After a disappointing fourth quarter against the Miami Heat in which LeBron James dismantled the Mavs, Dallas embarked on a three-game road trip. How it went down: Facing the second worst team in the NBA, Dallas needed to assert…

Mavs Wrap Up: Mavs Overcome Sloppy Start; Larkin Shines In Debut

Mavs Wrap Up: Mavs Overcome Sloppy Start; Larkin Shines In Debut

After playing a stretch of games in which five of the six games were on the road, the Dallas Mavericks (7-4) finally returned home for three games starting on Tuesday night against the Philadelphia 76ers (5-7). Dallas has been perfect so far at home this season. How it went down: Coach Carlisle decided to tinker…

Mavs Game Night: Philadelphia at Dallas

Mavs Game Night: Philadelphia at Dallas

The Dallas Mavericks (6-4) return home for three straight games after finishing up five of six away from the American Airlines Center where they are 4-0 on the season. In come the Philadelphia 76ers (5-6) who have gone 2-6 after a surprising 3-0 start to the season with strong wins over Miami and Chicago. The…

Mock Draft: Mavs Fanatic First Round 1.0

Mock Draft: Mavs Fanatic First Round 1.0

The NBA Draft is three weeks away and player workouts have prospects shifting positions on a daily basis. It’s time that we break out our first edition of the Mock Draft and share our thoughts on who we think will go where based on team need, workout impressions and daily reports.     1. Cleveland…

The Mavs Wrap Up: I'll Have Extra Mayo With That

The Mavs Wrap Up: I'll Have Extra Mayo With That

The Mavs returned to Dallas Tuesday night after a heartbreaking road trip in which they dropped all three games, two of them in overtime. They faced the 12-12 Philadelphia 76ers, who were missing starting point guard Jrue Holiday and are struggling to win without him, as this was their 4 straight loss, 3 without Holiday….

Mavs Game Night: Mavs(7-7) @ 76ers(8-6)

Mavs Game Night: Mavs(7-7) @ 76ers(8-6)

You have to figure the Dallas Mavericks just want to play another game after they got a solid beatdown from the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday night. It wasn’t pretty from start to finish, but the 115-89 whooping they received can be thrown in the trash as they visit the Philadelphia 76ers tonight. Tonight’s game…

Veteran Celtics Must Show Famous Pride

Veteran Celtics Must Show Famous Pride

Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers loves his team’s mental toughness. It’s been on display throughout a hurdle-filled 2011-12 season. Sure, he’d love his team to take the easier route sometimes; he’s just not sure that’s possible. “I keep saying with our team, we don’t ever do it the easy way. But I don’t know if we…

Bulls Trail Sixers 3-1 In Series

Bulls Trail Sixers 3-1 In Series

Spencer Hawes scored 22 points and Jrue Holiday had 20 to help the surprising Philadelphia 76ers beat the Chicago Bulls 89-82 on Sunday and take a 3-1 lead in their Eastern Conference playoff series. Andre Iguodala had 14 points and 12 rebounds for the Sixers, who have won the last three games after losing Game 1. Holiday stretched the lead with consecutive 3-pointers…