02/04/13 1:02 pm EST
At the Orlando Sentinel, John Robbins talks with Nik Vucevic about playing his former team tonight.
2012 Sixer draft pick Maurice Harkless had 19 points, 14 boards and 4 steals on Saturday night for the Magic. It seems some advice from Arron Afflalo is the reason behind Mo’s recent success.
John Finger at csnphilly.com looks at “Big Nik’s” surprising year in ORL which he categorizes as the “biggest surprise in the NBA this season.” FYI…Vucevic is averaging 15.8 points and 12.8 boards over the last six games.
NBA.com has a preview of tonight’s Magic at 76ers game. FYI…The Magic have lost 9 in a row, but hold a 3-game winning streak vs. our 7-6.
On Saturday TMZ.com had a great post on an Atlanta judge that called Allen Iverson, “the worst parent ever” during Iverson’s divorce proceedings.
Iverson’s former 76er teammate Dikembe Mutombo had a better weekend. Mutombo was featured in one of the few solid Super Bowl commercials last night.
A quick “76ers” search on craigslist.com turns up this beauty which commemorates the ’83 Championship team.
With Kyrie Irving’s selection to the 2013 NBA All-Star Game, Ben Golliver looks at the 2011 Draft Class and ponders who will be the next All-Star from that group (FYI: a former Sixer of the 7-foot European variety is on his list).
Over at sixers.com there are some photos from the 7-6’s open practice at The Palestra on Saturday morning.
Also at sixers.com is solid video post of Jrue’s top plays from the first 45 games of the 2012-13 m season.
Bob Cooney at philly.com looks at the lift Swaggy P has given the Sixers since sliding into the first-five.
Via Twitter we learn that Evan Turner (@thekidet) listened to a new mix tape on the way home from shoot around this morning.