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VIDEO: Did Jahlil Okafor Drop His Jersey to the Floor After Being Introduced to Media?

Short answer: No.

But upon being introduced to the media on Saturday afternoon, Okafor, J.P. Tokoto and Richaun Holmes were obligated for a photo op holding up their new Sixer jerseys.

NOTE: These were the actual new ones, not bad looking

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Sixers head coach Brett Brown wants to start winning next season. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Sixers head coach Brett Brown wants to start winning next season. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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Here’s What the Sixers Could Look Like in 2015-2016

With the NBA Draft in the books and free agency starting on Wednesday, Sixers GM Sam Hinkie said that the 76ers will be looking to add perimeter players to the roster during free agency and didn't rule out attempting to sign a player to a max deal.

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Jahlil Okafor from Duke was taken by the Sixers No. 3 overall.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Jahlil Okafor from Duke was taken by the Sixers No. 3 overall. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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Was Taking Jahlil Okafor the Right Move for the Sixers?

While many fans wanted Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell, the Sixers ended up with Duke big man Jahlil Okafor, so is this a bad thing?

"They were fortunate to get him," ESPN basketball insider Jeff Goodman told me on th

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76ers Draft Grade: Were They Losers?

When you have the best low-post player slip to you in the draft it should be a blessing, right?

That's what happened in Thursday night's draft when the Los Angeles Lakers -- to the surprise of some --- not to tall, decided to take Ohio State freshman guard D'Angelo Russell second overall

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Jahlil Okafor from Duke was the No. 3 overall pick by the Sixers. (Elsa
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Jahlil Okafor from Duke was the No. 3 overall pick by the Sixers. (Elsa Getty Images Sport)
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Sixers Take Jahlil Okafor with the No. 3 Overall Pick

The 76ers have selected Duke center Jahlil Okafor with the third pick in the NBA Draft. Okafor averaged 17.3 points, 8.6 rebounds, and 1.4 blocks in his lone season at Duke.

Many fans thought maybe Okafo

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Legendary NBA and Sixers Statistician Harvey Pollack Dies

Longtime Sixers employee and NBA statistician Harvey Pollack passed away Tuesday evening.

Pollack started with the NBA when it was born in 1946 and has been there ever since and was the last remaining employee to do so

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Team president Sam Hinkie is piling assets for the draft. (Getty Images)
Team president Sam Hinkie is piling assets for the draft. (Getty Images)
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Sixers, Trail Blazers Discussing a Deal to Give Philly Another First Round Pick

With the draft just two days expect to hear tons of rumors involving the Sixers.

The latest one to make its rounds on Tuesday involved the 76ers and Portland Trail Blazers reportedly discussing a trade that would send Portland's No. 23 pick to Philadelphia in exchange for the Si

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Report: Sixers Willing to Trade Up for Russell

Sam Hinkie could have his sights set on one player and one player only.

According to a report, the Sixers general manger wants D'Angelo Russell so bad that he's even willing to trade up in order to get him.

Kentucky freshman Karl Anthony-Towns looks to be the sure fire first overall selection by the Minnesota Timberwolves, but after that things could change. Many NBA

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NBA Draft Trends: International Lottery Picks Have Tough Time Making All-Star Games

With the NBA Draft quickly approaching this week, dozens of new players will enter the NBA game.

For some, it will be their first time playing the American game of basketball.

A crazy stat tweeted out by Jay Bilas today could make you think twice when selecting an international player as your lottery pick:

 

 

Since Yao Ming was drafted No. 1 in 2002, 19 international pla

Could Emmanuel Mudiay be the pick for the Sixers at No. 3?  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Could Emmanuel Mudiay be the pick for the Sixers at No. 3? (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
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Who Should the Sixers Take with the No. 3 Pick?

Earlier on Monday, Sixers fans got the news that the 12th pick in the 2014 draft, Dario Saric, would not be playing for in Philadelphia for the 2015-2016 season.  He will remain in Turkey for at least one more season, the buyout was just too much for the Six

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