Using modern NBA rules, what is the best starting lineup of all time? The gang gets together and holds a snake-style, fantasy draft of the best past and present NBA players of all time. Audio and video available below! Click here for the post game reaction and grades! Discussion topics include...
Joel Embiid held his first full media availability since the NBA suspended play in March. The 7' franchise cornerstone spoke about a range of topics. Center (no pun intended) among them was his general trepidation for resuming play in Orlando amid Covid-19 health concerns.  https://twitter.com/JBlevinsNBA/status/1280580616405344256?s=20 Multiple times Embiid referenced spending time at home with his...
Today we are continuing our positional breakdown series for the Philadelphia Eagles. We are going to dive into one of the Eagles most talented position groups and one that has garnered a lot of trade talk during the last few weeks: the tight ends. What are the top storylines and question marks for the tight end position...
Boston's Positionless Offense This is an efficient offense that caters to the talent and size that they have on the wings, with plenty of screens and isolation opportunities. Boston's guards rotate around the perimeter, exploit positional mismatches after defensive switches and penetrate in the lane. Jayson Tatum is at the forefront of Boston's movement-oriented offense, which produced the...
Rob (@Philly_Madness), JR (@JohnRussell215), Jason (@JBlevinsNBA), Joey (@JoeyD_6) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) discuss everything and anything Carson Wentz! How would you grade his performance in 2019? How much of he was to blame for the issues on offense? How has the 2020 offseason set him up for success? Audio and video available below! Discussion topics...
Brett Brown held his first zoom call since the league announced details for the resumption of the NBA season. As he prepares for a training camp prior to the team heading into the "Bubble" in Orlando, Brown discussed a range of topics. Below are the top takeaways.  All Hands on Deck
As we gear up for the return of the NBA, Sixers contributors from The Painted Lines gathered some of their top bold predictions for the Sixers playoff run. Enjoy! Brett Brown Austin (@KrellTPL): Brett Brown coaches a masterpiece I know, I know. WhEn HaS bReTt BrOwN...
We are a few days short of two months from the NBA's return from Coronavirus suspension. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, there is a plan in place for the National Basketball Association to continue where it left off in March. NBA fans, and, really, most Americans, are excited for the resumption of sports. However, there are multiple facets...
The Sixers paid a hefty price to acquire Tobias Harris at the trade deadline last season. Wilson Chandler, Mike Muscala, Landry Shamet, two first round picks, and two second round picks, to be exact. It was a major asset dump for a non-All-Star on a contract that was set to expire come season's end. But when you're...
Rudy Gobert was the recipient of both the 2017 and 2018 NBA Defensive Player of the Year awards by overwhelming majorities. In 2017, when Gobert was 64 blocks shy of the league-leading Anthony Davis and amassed fewer defensive win shares than his teammate Donovan Mitchell, he received 131 more voting points than the runner-up.  The next season, Gobert...
Deibs (@mrcrockpot on Twitter) welcomes three legends of the sports broadcasting world. Marc Zumoff (@marczumoff), Tom McGinnis (@McGinnisThomas) and Matt Murphy (@Matt_Murphy04) join the latest edition of Party on Broad to discuss the art of the play-by-play and reminiscence on key moments in Philadelphia 76ers history. Audio and video found below! Discussion topics include...
Friday afternoon, Sixers head coach Brett Brown held a Zoom meeting for Philadelphia 76ers beat reporters. This was our first opportunity to speak with the Philadelphia 76ers’ head coach since the NBA season was suspended on March 11th. Most press availabilities with the coach take place after practices or before and after games. Those meetings typically range...