Philadelphia 76ers

TARRYTOWN, NY - AUGUST 3: Joel Embid #11 of the Philadelphia 76ers poses for a portrait during the 2014 NBA rookie photo shoot on August 3, 2014 at the Madison Square Garden Training Facility in Tarrytown, New York. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Joel Embiid The Latest Example Of Risk Vs. Reward In NBA Draft

Seven-footers are still highly coveted by NBA teams, but these players have historically been more prone to injury


Derrick Rose drives for a layup. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Pau Gasol, Derrick Rose Help Bulls Beat 76ers, 114-107

The Bulls remained tied with the Toronto Raptors for third place in the Eastern Conference with two games to go for each team.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2015

JaKarr Sampson of the Philadelphia 76ers cuts to the basket against the Chicago Bulls.  (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Brooks Scores 31 Points As Bulls Beat 76ers In OT

Aaron Brooks scored seven of his season-high 31 points in overtime.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2015

Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-76ers

Tip-off is set for 6 p.m. CT at Wells Fargo Arena.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2015

76ers coach Brett Brown. (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

5 Teams The 76ers Are Trying Not To Join In Infamy (We Think)

Even after a win, Philadelphia is on track for the worst NBA season of all time.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2014

76ers coach Brett Brown. (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

76ers Are So Bad That Papa John’s Had To Change Its Promotion

Philadelphia is 0-11 this season, and it’s that ugly.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

Jay Cutler. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Baffoe: How Bears-Vikings Could Still Be Watchable

Tim Baffoe is here to help you get through Sunday, hard as it may be.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2014

Derrick Rose. (Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Derrick Rose Unlikely To Play Tonight At Philadelphia

“It’s a little sore,” Rose says of his sprained ankles.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

Chicago's Doug McDermott, left, Joakim Noah, center, and Kirk Hinrich celebrate. (Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Preview: Bulls-76ers

Tip-off is slated for 6 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2014

76ers coach Brett Brown. (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

76ers Could Be Historically Bad, But It’s All Part Of The Plan

The 76ers only have one player on their roster who was with them in May 2013.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

Reports: NBA Draft Lottery Reform Proposal Voted Down

This was a surprising twist that didn’t look like it was coming just a day ago.

CBS Chicago–10/22/2014

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5 Worst Teams In NBA Heading Into 2014-2015 Season

With the NBA season right around the corner, let’s break down which five teams are the worst.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2014

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13 Reasons Why You Need To Follow Joel Embiid On Twitter Now

The Philadelphia 76er has been chatting up Kim Kardashian and Rihanna in recent weeks but the 20-year-old Cameroonian has been making a splash on twitter for sometime now. Here are 13 of his best tweets and 13 reasons why you need to follow this future NBA star.


76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams. (Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Report: 76ers Upset At Potential Lottery Overhaul

Losing on purpose may not pay off as much moving forward.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2014

Celtics coach Brad Stevens. (Getty Images)

Emma: NBA Draft Winners & Losers

It was a good night for the Celtics, but what were the Magic thinking Thursday?

CBS Chicago–06/27/2014

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2014 NBA Draft Predictions

Two weeks have now passed since we last saw the San Antonio Spurs dismantle the Miami Heat to win their fifth championship. On Thursday, it will be time for the winners to put the champagne down as the 2014 NBA Draft commences


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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?


D.J. Augustin dribbles the ball against the Philadelphia 76ers. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls Beat 76ers 102-94

D.J Augustin scored 20 points and Taj Gibson had 19 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 102-94 win over Philadelphia on Wednesday night, handing the 76ers their 22nd straight loss.


Rays manager Joe Maddon.  (Getty Images)

Watch: Rays Manager Maddon Honors Iverson With Practice Rant Spoof

Now Joe Maddon’s talking about practice.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2014