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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.