NBA > Super Bowl

Carson Wentz welcomes Jimmy Butler to Philly with perfect tweet

4 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Carson Wentz welcomed Jimmy Butler to Philadelphia with a tweet sent on Saturday. The Philadelphia Eagles quarterback saw the news of Butler's trade to the 76ers and welcomed the swingman to “the best sports city in America.” In one tweet, Wentz managed to praise Philadelphia as a sports town while also showing his allegiance to the city's NBA team. The Eagles won their first ever Super Bowl last season, while the Sixers are looking for the first NBA title since 1983. Many view the Sixers as a team on the rise in the Eastern Conference.
Read more ...

 

Community Shootaround: Sixers New Eastern Favorite?

4 monthes ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

The Sixers went through the offseason without adding a third star to join Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons , but they finally got their man today when an agreement was reached to acquire Jimmy Butler from the Timberwolves.
A four-time All-Star, Butler figures to provide immediate improvement on offense and defense. He will help Simmons with playmaking duties and will give Philadelphia another proven shot maker. At 29, he provides some veteran leadership on an otherwise young team along with a fiery presence.
This appears to be the start of a long-term relationship, although nothing is set in...
Read more ...

 

Ben Simmons likes 76ers' trade for Jimmy Butler: 'He's going to fit in here'

Ben Simmons likes 76ers' trade for Jimmy Butler: 'He's going to fit in here'

4 monthes ago   |   By USA Today

Ben Simmons said he's looking forward to playing with Jimmy Butler and expressed optimism the 76ers' culture would appeal to the four-time All-Star.
Read more ...

 

Simmons eager to play alongside Butler: 'He's going to fit in here'

4 monthes ago   |   By TheScore

The addition of Jimmy Butler to the Philadelphia 76ers' talented young core following Saturday's blockbuster trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves has Ben Simmons excited about his team's potential moving forward. "I mean you add another All-Star to the team, definitely," said Simmons when asked if acquiring Butler elevates Philadelphia in the Eastern Conference pecking order, via ESPN's Tim MacMahon. "A guy like him who can come in and score the ball, veteran leadership, experience - he's going to fit in here. Our culture is winning, playing together as a team, and playing hard. I think...
Read more ...

 

Ben Simmons 'Can't Wait' for Jimmy Butler to Join 76ers, Says He'll Fit In

4 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons is looking forward to Jimmy Butler 's arrival. According to Serena Winters of NBC Sports Philadelphia, Simmons said he "can't wait" for Butler to join the Sixers and added, " He's going to fit in with us...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Super Bowl      Bowling      Community Shootaround      Hoops Rumors Originals      Basketball      Ben Simmons      Breaking News      Jimmy Butler      NBA      NBA Atlantic      Philadelphia 76ers  


Mike Scott et sa gorgée de whisky en plein match

Mike Scott et sa gorgée de whisky en plein match

Mike Scott s'est crashé dans le public pendant le match entre les Sixers et les Bucks. Il a en profité pour goûter le verre d'une spectatrice. Mauvaise idée. Read more ...

L'absence de Malcolm Brogdon va peser sur les Bucks

L'absence de Malcolm Brogdon va peser sur les Bucks

Joueur sous-estimé, Malcolm Brogdon est essentiel pour les Milwaukee Bucks cette saison. Son indisponibilité pose problème. Read more ...

Opinion: College basketball gets a much-needed do-over with March Madness

Opinion: College basketball gets a much-needed do-over with March Madness

The college basketball season has been marred by bad headlines, from recruiting scandals to Zion Williamson's blown-out NIke shoe. Read more ...

NCAA March Madness bracket, schedule

NCAA March Madness bracket, schedule

College basketball's regular season and conference championship week is finished, with multiple teams earning automatic bids for the NCAA tournament. Read more ...

Williams' 3-pointer lifts Clippers to 119-116 win over Nets

Williams' 3-pointer lifts Clippers to 119-116 win over Nets

Read more ...

Giannis Antetokounmpo: ‘I'd Rather Have Ben Guard Me Than Joel '

Giannis Antetokounmpo: ‘I'd Rather Have Ben Guard Me Than Joel '

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a career-high 52 points, to go along with 16 rebounds and seven assists Sunday, and said he has a much easier time going up against Ben Simmons... Read more ...

CQFR: Embiid vs Giannis c'était lourd, Lou Will héroïque

CQFR:  Embiid vs Giannis c'était lourd, Lou Will héroïque

Voici ce qu'il fallait retenir des 8 matches de la nuit en NBA. Read more ...

Joel Embiid, 76ers outduel Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks in thriller

Joel Embiid, 76ers outduel Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks in thriller

Joel Embiid scored 40 points and had fun playing the villain in Milwaukee as the 76er withstood a career-high 52 points from Giannis Antetokounmpo. Read more ...

Antetokounmpo becomes record 11th 50-point scorer of season

Antetokounmpo becomes record 11th 50-point scorer of season

For the first time, an NBA season has seen 11 players score 50 points in a game Read more ...

Pistons beat Raptors 110-107 to complete season sweep

Pistons beat Raptors 110-107 to complete season sweep

Blake Griffin scored 25 points, Andre Drummond had had 15 points and 17 rebounds and the Detroit Pistons beat the Toronto Raptors 110-107 to complete a season sweep Read more ...