Brandon Apter has been a contributor to SportsTalkPhilly.com since 2014 and writes about the Sixers and Phillies for 97.3 ESPN. A Philadelphia native, Brandon graduated from Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania in 2009 and has been working in Minor League Baseball for nine seasons.
Korkmaz should get more playing time with Luwawu-Cabarrot struggling
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot's shooting struggles should lead to more playing time for Furkan Korkmaz.
Ben Simmons earns Rookie of the Month honors
In not so surprising news, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Ben Simmons was named Eastern Conference Rookie of the Month by the NBA for games played in November
Executives around NBA expect Sixers to pursue LeBron James
LeBron James is set to become a free agent in 2018, and according to a number of league executives, the Sixers are expected to pursue the four-time MVP.
Sixers to build state-of-the art facility in Wilmington for 87ers
The Sixers are set to construct a 140,000 sq. foot facility in Wilmington, Delaware, that will serve as the home for their G-League affiliate.
Sixers blow past Blazers en route to 10th win
The Sixers got out to an early lead and never looked back, defeating the Trailblazers by 20 points in front of a sellout crowd on Thanksgiving eve.
Joel Embiid questionable against Jazz with knee soreness
Two days after dressing just eight players against the Warriors, the Sixers could be even more short-handed on Monday against the Jazz.
Sixers Provide Encouraging News on Fultz Injury Front
Sixers first round pick Markelle Fultz visited a shoulder specialist on Sunday and the team provided a positive update on the recovery of the 19-year-old guard out of Washington.
Furkan Korkmaz has strong debut for 87ers
Sixers 2016 first round pick Furkan Korkmaz nearly tallied a triple-double in his G-League debut for the Delaware 87ers on Monday night.
Embiid, Bayless will not play Tuesday against Jazz
The Sixers will have to find a way to extend their winning streak without Joel Embiid (rest) and Jerryd Bayless (wrist) on Tuesday night in Utah against the Jazz.
Okafor’s option not yet exercised
The Sixers have until the end of the day to pick up Jahlil Okafor's team option for the 2018-19 season, keeping him from becoming a free agent in the summer.