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Mike Scott gives his side of the story on brawl with Eagles fans

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

It wasn't too long ago that Philadelphia 76ers forward at Mike Scott was seen brawling with Philadelphia Eagles fans during a Washington Redskins game. The team and the NBA decided not to discipline Scott, and things just sort of settled down. Now Scott has given his version of what happened.

76ers Scott on fight Eagles fans: ‘Should have walked away’

Monday, September 30th, 2019

Scott, a Virginia native who played college basketball at the University of Virginia, went to the Eagles' season opener against the Washington Redskins on Sept. 8 sporting a No. 21 Redskins jersey. Video captured Scott fighting Eagles fans in the Lincoln Financial Field parking lot before the game.

Is Wearing an Opposing Team’s Jersey a Big Deal?

Monday, September 9th, 2019

Philadelphia 76ers forward Mike Scott got into an altercation with Eagles fans in Philadelphia on Sunday while sporting a Washington Redskins jersey. While Scott plays in the same city as the hometown team, he's a Virginia native and a Washington fan

Philadelphia 76ers looking at claims Mike Scott clashed with Eagles fans

Sunday, September 8th, 2019

The Philadelphia 76ers are looking into claims Mike Scott was involved in an altercation with Philadelphia Eagles fans before Sunday's NFL match against the Washington Redskins. The 76ers forward, who is a Redskins fan, sported a Washington jersey and hat and was participating in tailgate festivities before kick-off. Footage of an incident alleged to have involved Scott was shared across social media, with the Sixers responding to the claims about their player.

Sixers forward Mike Scott involved in physical altercation with Eagles fan at tailgate

Sunday, September 8th, 2019

Sixers star Mike Scott is a fan favorite for his willingness to engage with fans on social media on a regular basis. It appears engaging with one particular Philly fan in real life went poorly today. Scott is a longtime Washington Redskins fan and was in South Philly on Sunday to attend the Eagles game at the Linc.

DeSean Jackson rings Sixers’ ceremonial pregame Liberty Bell, soaks in love from fans

Friday, March 15th, 2019

DeSean Jackson rings Sixers' ceremonial pregame Liberty Bell, soaks in love from fans originally appeared on nbcsportsphiladelphia.com If you want to soak in some adulation from the good, sports-loving people of Philadelphia, there is one thing you need to do - ring the Sixers' ceremonial Liberty Bell before a game. Wearing a backwards Sixers cap, DeSean Jackson did exactly that prior to the Sixers' matchup Friday night vs. the Kings. Jackson, acquired by the Eagles in a trade with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, is seeking a storybook ending to his career by returning to the place where it all started for him (see story).

76ers escape with 108-105 win over Knicks as Joel Embiid scores 26

Monday, January 14th, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) Ben Simmons fell an assist short of a triple-double with 20 points and 22 rebounds, Joel Embiid scored 26 points and the Philadelphia 76ers escaped with a 108-105 victory over the New York Knicks on Sunday. New York's Emmanuel Mudiay missed a potential game-tying 3-pointer at the buzzer that would have sent the game into overtime. JJ Reddick had 22 points for the 76ers, who ended a two-game skid.

76ers escape with 108-105 win over Knicks; Embiid scores 26

Sunday, January 13th, 2019

Ben Simmons fell an assist short of a triple-double with 20 points and 22 rebounds, Joel Embiid scored 26 points and the Philadelphia 76ers escaped with a 108-105 victory over the New York Knicks on Sunday. New York's Emmanuel Mudiay missed a potential game-tying 3-pointer at the buzzer that would have sent the game into overtime. JJ Reddick had 22 points for the 76ers, who ended a two-game skid.

Tyler Lockett did the Allen Iverson stepover of Tyronn Lue as a TD celebration

Sunday, November 25th, 2018

Tyler Lockett did the Allen Iverson stepover of Tyronn Lue as a TD celebration originally appeared on nbcsportsphiladelphia.comNFL players just can't get enough of the Philadelphia 76ers.After Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper paid homage to Markelle

Embiid scores 39 points in Philadelphia’s win over Detroit

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Philadelphia star big man Joel Embiid revels in the chances to go against Detroit center Andre Drummond. Embiid scored 32 of his 39 points in a dominating first half and had 17 rebounds and then let Drummond know about it afterward, leading the 76ers to a 109-99 victory over the Pistons on Saturday.