Browsing Nerlens Noel

NBA Rumors: Philadelphia 76ers Can’t Keep Embiid, Noel & Okafor Together

Posted on 17 Dec, 2016, by in NBA

The time for the Philadelphia 76ers to trade someone in their cadre of centers is coming. Joel Embiid isn’t going anywhere. That leaves Jahlil Okafor and especially a frustrated Nerlens Noel available for movement. More

NBA Rumors: Bucks Interested in Signing or Trade for a Wing Player

Posted on 22 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

The Milwaukee Bucks are going to be without Khris Middleton for six months or more after their leading scorer last season tore his hamstring. The Bucks are already calling up teams to see who is available, as the free agency market doesn’t really offer a proper solution. More

NBA Rumors: Philadelphia 76ers, Jahlil Okafor, Nerlens Noel & the Inevitable Trade

Posted on 8 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

As the NBA preseason approaches, it still seems like the Philadelphia 76ers have too crowded of a frontcourt. At some point, they’re likely to move either Jahlil Okafor or Nerlens Noel, but for some reason they’re waiting, perhaps planning to drag this thing until the deadline. More

Philadelphia 76ers Season Preview: Drowning in Big Men, Considering Tanking Again

Posted on 7 Sep, 2016, by in NBA

Two questions need answering by the Philadelphia 76ers as the head into the 2016-2017 NBA Season: Should tanking continue to be their strategy, and out of their big men crop that includes Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Nerlens Noel, Jahlil Okafor and Dario Saric, who should stay and who should leave? More

NBA Rumors: 76ers Should Trade Jahlil Okafor, Nerlens Noel, or Both

Posted on 29 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

The Philadelphia 76ers might be stalling, but it’s quite clear they won’t be able to carry on for much longer with five big men who all expect to be starters and be a meaningful part of the team. From the looks of things now, trading Nerlens Noel or Jahlil Okafor, if not both, makes the most sense. More

NBA Rumors – Atlanta Hawks & Philadelphia 76ers Interested in Jeff Teague & Nerlens Noel Trade

Posted on 3 Jun, 2016, by in NBA

Most of the attention in the NBA world is focused on the NBA Finals, but there 28 other teams in this league, thinking about next season. Both the Atlanta Hawks and Philadelphia 76ers are interested in changes, one of them being moving Jeff Teague for Nerlens Noel at the center of a potential trade deal. More

Philadelphia 76ers – The Wait is Finally Over

Posted on 4 Dec, 2014, by in NBA

The Philadelphia 76ers are still the worst team in the NBA, but at least they’ve stopped the losing, at least for one night, picking up their first win this season by beating the Minnesota Timberwolves 85-77, led by a fantastic Michael Carter-Williams and a red-hot Robert Convington coming off the bench. More

7 Best NBA Rookies After the First Month of the Season

Posted on 3 Dec, 2014, by in Featured, NBA

There are no superstar rookies in the 2014-2015 NBA Season, but quite a few guys who can become All-Stars in a few years. Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins will battle each other for rookie of the year, but the surprising Bojan Bogdanovic from the Brooklyn Nets is also worth following. More

Philadelphia 76ers – Nerlens Noel Showing He’s Worth the Wait

Posted on 6 Jul, 2014, by in NBA

The NBA never sleeps, and there are always games being played. The Summer League might not be the playoffs, but it’s an excellent chance to showcase talent for rookies and other players trying to make their way into the league, as Nerlens Noel finally played for the first time since being drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers, while things were a bit more difficult for Shabazz Napier of the Miami Heat. More

2013 NBA Draft Day Trades

Posted on 28 Jun, 2013, by in NBA

Draft night is always about trades, which don’t always involve picks, and none were bigger than the deal between the Boston Celtics, sending Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce to the … More