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76ers will move on from crushing Game 7 loss with Brown

May. 13, 2019 11:43 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brett Brown survived a 10-win season to steer the Philadelphia 76ers toward the top of the Eastern Conference. He'll get another chance to try and finish the championship chase. The 76ers called a 9 a.m. press conference Tuesday at their complex in Camden, New Jersey, with owner Josh...

Butler does it, leads 76ers past Raptors to force Game 7

May. 10, 2019 1:49 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jimmy Butler lived up to his Jimmy Buckets nickname. With "Jimmy! Butler!" chants ringing from the rafters, he helped Philadelphia force a seventh game against Toronto in the Eastern Conference semifinals, hitting big baskets in bunches and scoring 25 points in the 76ers' 112-101...

Leonard scores 39, Raptors beat 76ers 101-96 to tie series

May. 5, 2019 7:27 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kawhi Leonard got some help from his teammates to stay close and then finished it off himself. Leonard scored 39 points, including a clutch 3-pointer with 1:01 left, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-96 on Sunday to even the Eastern Conference semifinal series at...

76ers, Butler look to maintain home-court against Raptors

May. 1, 2019 4:51 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jimmy Butler has been the adult in the gym for the 76ers. Figuratively speaking of course. That is Philadelphia coach Brett Brown's way of saying that Butler has delivered when the Sixers really needed him. The four-time All-Star was clutch in the 76ers taking home-court advantage from...