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Joel Embiid celebrates during the Philadelphia 76ers' Game 3 victory over the Toronto Raptors.
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May 03, 2019 - 9:43 am
( 94WIP ) The Philadelphia 76ers made a statement Thursday night at Wells Fargo Center. If you don't think they're legitimate Eastern Conference contenders, you need your eyes checked. They dominated the Toronto Raptors in Game 3, 116-95, to take a 2-1 series lead. Raptors star Kawhi Leonard (33...
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Jimmy Butler of the Philadelphia 76ers drives to the basket against the Toronto Raptors in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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April 30, 2019 - 9:05 am
PHILADELPHIA ( 94WIP ) -- It wasn't easy. They made you hold your breath. But the Philadelphia 76ers are coming home with a split in Toronto. They squeaked out a 94-89 win over the Raptors in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Monday night, ending a 14-game losing streak north of the...
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Jimmy Butler posts up during the Philadelphia 76ers-Brooklyn Nets first-round playoff series.
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April 23, 2019 - 2:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA ( 94WIP ) -- It's taken almost a full decade in the league, but Jimmy Butler's best opportunity to succeed is now clear. He's an elite role player, and both the Philadelphia 76ers and Butler would be wise to recognize that during this summer's negotiations. Butler is pretty good at...
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Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers tries to pump up the crowd while the Brooklyn Nets' Caris LeVert looks away during Game 2 of the first round of the NBA playoffs.
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April 16, 2019 - 11:46 am
PHILADELPHIA ( 94WIP ) -- Despite leading and controlling the entire first half, the Philadelphia 76ers went into halftime leading the Brooklyn Nets by just one point in Game 2 of the first-round series, a series Philly already trailed 0-1. Pressure was mounting. Sixers head coach Brett Brown...
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April 12, 2019 - 3:52 pm
NEW YORK ( WFAN.com ) -- The Brooklyn Nets were one of the biggest surprises in the NBA this season. Many projected the Nets to be one of the worst teams in the Eastern Conference. But despite losing Spencer Dinwiddie and Caris LeVert for extended periods of time, Brooklyn shocked the league by...
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April 12, 2019 - 3:34 pm
The highly anticipated premiere of the final season of Game of Thrones on Sunday has become a national event, appointment viewing the likes we haven't seen since the 'Who Shot J.R.?' episode of Dallas and series finales of M*A*S*H, Seinfeld, Friends and The Sopranos . Which got us thinking about...
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Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks dunks during an NBA game in 2019.
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April 11, 2019 - 2:34 pm
The NBA playoffs tip off on April 13 with four games, including the Golden State Warriors beginning their pursuit of a three-peat and a fourth title in five seasons against the Los Angeles Clippers in Round 1. More than in recent years, the most threatening challengers to the Warriors' supremacy...
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