The National Basketball Association's franchise in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, the team was founded in 1939 and joined the NBA in 1948. The franchise has won NBA Championships in 1955, 1967 and 1983. Hall Of Famers to play for the Sixers include Wilt Chamberlain, Billy Cunningham, Julius Erving, Hal Greer, Bailey Howell, Moses Malone and Dolph Schayes. Other notables to have played for the Sixers include Charles Barkley, Allen Iverson
, Manute Bol, Joe Bryant and Dikembe Mutombo.
Philadelphia 76ers to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell
The Philadelphia 76 ers will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square to formally tip-off their new Patriot Partners platform along with the corporate partners who comprise its inaugural class: partypoker, ...Philadelphia 76ers aim to halt slide vs. Detroit Pistons
The Philadelphia 76ers will try to halt a six-game losing streak Wednesday night when the Detroit Pistons pay a visit to the Wells Fargo Center.LATEST NEWS
Philadelphia 76ers' JaKarr Sampson (9) dunks past Detroit Pistons' Caron Butler (31) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Philadelphia.Carter-Williams leads 76ers past Timberwolves 103-94
PHILADELPHIA (AP) ? Michael Carter-Williams had a triple-double with 17 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 103-94 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night in a matchup of two of the league's worst teams.76ers snap 6-game skid, beat Pistons 89-69
Philadelphia 76ers' JaKarr Sampson (9) dunks past Detroit Pistons' Caron Butler (31) during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Philadelphia.Tony Wroten Jr. of Philadelphia 76ers stays positive after knee injury
Philadelphia 76ers guard Tony Wroten Jr., a former Washington Husky who is sidelined by a knee injury, said, ?I?m not really down. I?m not really feeling bad for myself.?New Orleans Pelicans welcome Philadelphia 76ers to the Big Easy
The New Orleans Pelicans will try for a fourth straight win when they resume a six-game homestand Monday versus the Philadelphia 76ers.Philadelphia 76ers fall to Memphis Grizzlies
The Philadelphia 76ers fell to Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday in Memphis. Anthony Davis, New Orleans Pelicans easily handle Philadelphia 76ers
Anthony Davis had 32 points and 10 rebounds to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 99-74 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.Timberwolves-76ers Preview
After developing into a productive forward in seven seasons with the Philadelphia 76ers, Thaddeus Young has given the oft-depleted Minnesota Timberwolves a reliable presence in the lineup. Making his first trip back to Philadelphia, Young will try to extend his best stretch of the season away from home Friday night when the NBA-worst Wolves seek their first back-to-back victories. Young ...
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The franchise started as the Syracuse Nationals, from 1939-1963. In 1964 they moved to Philadelphia.
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