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Wayne Ellington and Thaddeus Young are the same age, came out of high school at the same time, and competed against each other in the Atlantic Coast Conference, and Ellington has nothing but sympathy for the situation in which his old friend and rival finds himself.
The 76ers are about to end their relationship with their longest-tenured player. Multiple reports have indicated that Thaddeus Young will be dealt to the Minnesota Timberwolves as part of a three-team deal that also includes the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Tamika Catchings had 22 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Fever to a 78-73 win over the Washington Mystics in Indianapolis on Thursday night in Game 1 of the WNBA Eastern Conference semifinals.
Thaddeus Young will be traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves as part of a three-team deal that will bring a first-round pick to the 76ers, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported on Thursday night.
Among the six road stops are games at Syracuse and Allentown, with two home games at Wells Fargo Center.
Markieff and Marcus Morris smiled Saturday while they signed autographs at the Hunting Park Recreation Center in North Philadelphia. The twin forwards for the Phoenix Suns were sponsoring a back-to-school charity event, giving away 200 backpacks to students ages 5 to 15.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Sim Bhullar became the first player of Indian descent to sign a contract with an NBA team Friday, inking a deal to join the Sacramento Kings in training camp.
PHOENIX (AP) - Women's basketball stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson are engaged.
The Sixers will begin and end the upcoming season with tough road games.
The 76ers will open their 2014-15 schedule with two games on the road starting with an Oct. 29 matchup against the Indiana Pacers. The NBA announced its schedule Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Steve Ballmer officially became the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday.