Latest DeAndre Jordan News

Embiid returns from injury, 76ers beat Heat 99-79 in Game 3

May. 06, 2022 23:02 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid spent the week groggy from a concussion. His busted thumb needs surgery. MVP form? Not yet. But Embiid wore his black mask and injected the 76ers — and a skittish fanbase - with revitalized championship aspirations. Embiid inspired...

'There's hope': 76ers waiting to see if Embiid can come back

Apr. 30, 2022 16:16 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The best that Philadelphia coach Doc Rivers could offer Saturday about Joel Embiid’s possible availability for the Eastern Conference semifinal series against Miami was a two-word answer. “There’s hope,” Rivers said. For now, Philadelphia will...

Clippers looking to eke out playoff berth vs Pelicans

Apr. 14, 2022 19:30 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — From their first-ever Western Conference Finals appearance to a last-gasp play-in game, the Los Angeles Clippers have been a surprisingly resilient bunch. They finished two games above .500 despite not having superstar Kawhi Leonard all season and losing Paul...

Doncic injury puts playoff status in doubt as Mavs top Spurs

Apr. 11, 2022 01:10 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic wouldn't have even played in what turned out to be a meaningless regular-season finale for the playoff-bound Dallas Mavericks without a reprieve from the NBA. The superstar was minutes away from being finished for the night against San Antonio when he...

Joel Embiid, Sixers hold off LeBron-less Lakers, 126-121

Mar. 24, 2022 01:56 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joel Embiid had 30 points and 10 rebounds, James Harden added 24 points and the Philadelphia 76ers hung on for a 126-121 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers without LeBron James on Wednesday night. Two nights after the Sixers surprisingly beat Eastern...

Embiid has 43 points, 14 rebounds; 76ers thump Bulls 121-106

Mar. 07, 2022 23:12 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 43 points and 14 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Chicago Bulls 121-106 Monday night in a showdown between two of the Eastern Conference’s top teams headed in opposite directions. James Harden added 16 points and 14 assists, and...

Maxey-mum Effort: 76ers race past Cavs behind 33 from Maxey

Mar. 04, 2022 22:51 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — James Harden is the new kid in town, earning raucous cheers from the moment he steps on the court. Joel Embiid hears wire-to-wire “MVP!” chants from Philly fans begging for a championship. The 76ers are so much more than their dynamic duo. ...

Sixers sign veteran DeAndre Jordan as backup center

Mar. 03, 2022 21:46 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Veteran center DeAndre Jordan signed with the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday, days after being released by the Los Angeles Lakers. The 33-year-old Jordan joins Paul Millsap as a backup center for the Sixers, who dealt Andre Drummond to Brooklyn as a part of the...

Mavericks blow big lead, rally to hold off Lakers 109-104

Mar. 02, 2022 01:31 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Luka Doncic scored seven of his 25 points in the fourth quarter, Jalen Brunson added 22 points and the Dallas Mavericks rallied for a 109-104 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night. Dorian Finney-Smith had 16 points and nine rebounds for the...

Los Angeles Lakers sign D.J. Augustin, waive DeAndre Jordan

Mar. 01, 2022 18:43 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers have waived center DeAndre Jordan and signed veteran point guard D.J. Augustin and forward Wenyen Gabriel. The Lakers also waived Sekou Doumbouya on Tuesday before their home game against Dallas. Jordan was a flop in his only...