Fact or Fiction: NBA draft lottery (3:22)
2dBaxter Holmes

Holmes: Luck finally bounces Lakers' way

Finally, after two of the worst seasons in Lakers history, something bounced their way: four pingpong balls that delivered the No. 2 pick in the NBA draft.

Wolves win 2015 NBA Draft Lottery (1:00)
2dIan Begley

Wolves win NBA draft lottery; Lakers get No. 2

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost 66 games during the 2014-15 season, but they won big Tuesday night. The Wolves won the NBA lottery and will pick first in this year's draft.

Having a top pick in the NBA draft does not guarantee success (1:12)
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On this day, Malone, Erving power 76ers to NBA Finals

On May 18, 1983, the Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 115-103 in Game 5 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals for a 4-1 series win.The 76ers received double-doubles from two future Hall-of-Famers: Moses Malone (28 points, 17 rebounds) and Julius Erving (24 points, 10 rebounds).

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On this day, 76ers advance to NBA finals

On May 17, 1977, the Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Houston Rockets 112-109 in the NBA Eastern Conference finals for a 4-2 series win.Julius Erving led all players with 34 points in the victory.

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On this day, Iverson won MVP

On May 15, 2001, playing for the Philadelphia 76ers, Allen Iverson was named the NBA's Most Valuable Player for the 2000-01 season, at 6-foot and 165 pounds becoming the shortest and lightest MVP in league history.

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On this day, Iverson sets playoffs steal record

On May 13, 1999, Allen Iverson recorded an NBA playoff-record 10 steals in a 97-85 win by the Philadelphia 76ers over the Orlando Magic.  Iverson finished the game with 33 points, five rebounds and five assists.

Stephen A. tees off on 76ers logo (1:34)
10dPaul Lukas

Uni Watch: The NBA's best logo

The Philadelphia 76ers may have not had success on the court recently, but their new alternate Ben Franklin logo is tops in the NBA.

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11dBradford Doolittle

Doolittle: 76ers NBA draft guide

Bradford Doolittle breaks down the Philadelphia 76ers' draft profile, needs and potential 2015 picks.

2014-15 Team Stats

Points Per Game92.029th
Rebounds Per Game42.919th
Assists Per Game20.524th
Points Allowed101.020th

Team History


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