Sixers beat the Heat, thanks to Boban Marjanovic’s stellar performance

Boban Marjanovic showed Thursday night that he can be a solid replacement for the NBA’s best center during short stretches.

Sixers beat the Heat, thanks to Boban Marjanovic’s stellar performance

Boban Marjanovic showed Thursday night that he can be a solid replacement for the NBA’s best center during short stretches.

Sixers 106, Heat 102

The Sixers beat the Heat 106-102 at the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday, February 21, 2018

Sixers 106, Heat 102

The Sixers beat the Heat 106-102 at the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday, February 21, 2018

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The Sixers might not be able to change Joel Embiid, but they shouldn’t want to | David Murphy

The Sixers need Embiid healthy. There’s no question about that. But they are a good enough team to withstand his absence. As long as it does not linger, this will go down as just another bump in the road.
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The Sixers might not be able to change Joel Embiid, but they shouldn’t want to | David Murphy

The Sixers need Embiid healthy. There’s no question about that. But they are a good enough team to withstand his absence. As long as it does not linger, this will go down as just another bump in the road.
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Joel Embiid played the All-Star Game on a bum knee and is sidelined again. Seriously. | Marcus Hayes

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What Joel Embiid’s injury means for the Sixers’ depth, and which players will need to step up | David Murphy

Players like Boban Marjanovic and Jonah Bolden will be relied on heavily. But can they handle it?

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How recent Sixers and Flyers defeats can be good losses | Marcus Hayes

A good loss can show a good team what it needs to do to avoid another one.

Philly and Delco are everywhere in the story of the NBA’s most notorious gambling scandal

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Sixers’ Joel Embiid out with tendinitis, will miss at least one week

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Allen Iverson feels like you feel: The Sixers are potent | Marcus Hayes

The Sixers gave the NBA a taste of their newfound potency entering the All-Star break, and figure to build on that down the stretch.

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