The 5th Burner – We Became Sorta Famous

We were kind of a big thing this weekend, and we expound on that.

Sources: Joel Embiid delivers wake-up call to Markelle Fultz which led to parting of...

Philadelphia 76ers' star center Joel Embiid was the lead voice in convincing Markelle Fultz to discontinue his training relationship with Keith Williams, a source close to the team told...

Markelle Fultz: “Starter?”

Should Markelle Fultz be a starter at the beginning of the season?   (Photo: Sixers Sense) By now we all know the Markelle Fultz injury, yips, broken jumper, whatever you want to...

Counterpoint: Claude Giroux should not move back to center

This morning John Boruk typed some words and published them to the internet concerning Claude Giroux and his position on the ice. Boruk thinks that a move back to center would...

Being Shady

In today's world, the old rule of the land, innocent until proven guilty, no longer applies. In the age of instant information and large scale social interaction, guilty until...

Why I think the Sixers should trade for Kawhi Leonard

While a few of the top-5 players in the league have changed teams in recent years, it’s not the best idea to put all of your chips on signing...

Philadelphia 76ers – Annual Performance Objectives

I am sure most people who read this have had some experience in their professional careers with the insanely exciting Annual Objective Setting and Review process.  For...

Positional storylines: How do you follow the best Super Bowl run ever?

On February 4, 2018, the Philadelphia Eagles won the Super Bowl. They beat the New England Patriots 41-33 in one of the greatest games ever played, doing so with...

Let the Kids Play: Ron Hextall’s Flawed Approach to Prospect Call-ups

What Ron Hextall has done in the four years since becoming the general manager of the Philadelphia Flyers is only a few notches short of incredible. Handed the keys...

The Right Manny for the Job?

It’s July and that means three things: Fireworks, hot dog eating contests and the MLB trade deadline. Usually this is a time for Phillies fans to concoct dream scenario...

Views from 116: “Processing” Off-the-court Ticketing Strategies

Believe it or not, "The Process" hasn't only happened on the court these last few years in Philadelphia: the Sixers are also revolutionizing the sports ticketing market by leveraging...

Taking the Longview: Trusting The Philosophy

  It's a phrase overused and misunderstood. The phrase began as a mantra for the hardcore fanbase to hold on through the darkest times of a deconstruction, tanking and rebuild...