Victor (@VWilliamsNBA) from The Philly Special Podcast (@ThePhillyPod) and Matthew (@PureBooyah) join Deibs (@mrcrockpot) to react to the second Sixers game of Summer League Make sure to follow @BlueRouteTPL for everything Summer Sixers!
It is easy to overlook the NBA's two-way roster slot. It allows a team the ability to bring along a prospect without committing an NBA salary or a spot on the 15-man roster. As of this moment, the Philadelphia 76ers have 13 players signed for the 2019-20 season, not including one two-way slot, earned by Norvel Pelle. With...
Coyle (@ruzzer24), Ben (@bpdunst) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) react to the first Sixers game of Summer League, video and audio below! Make sure to follow @BlueRouteTPL for everything Summer Sixers! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q479oaRN9fc&t=2s
The Sixers kicked off the summer league on a high note beating the Milwaukee Bucks by a final score of 107-106. Although the team blew a big lead late they were still able to hold on to the victory. As a whole, the team played great on both ends of the court and provided a lot of...
Phillies' outfield prospect Mickey Moniak was placed on the 7-day injured list on Thursday with a hamstring strain. Moniak, the first overall pick in the 2016 MLB Draft, suffered this hamstring injury this past Sunday. He made an awkward sliding catch in center field, and was removed from that afternoon's game. Moniak has been out of the Double-A...
For the first time since letting my inner fan out at a Blue Coats game in February, my mentor, Jason Blevins, entrusted me to represent what is now The Painted Lines as a beat reporter in Camden to cover the Summer League team's practices while he departed for Las Vegas early to cover NBA Summer League. In...
NBA Summer League is a showcase for some players and a first glimpse at professional life for others. While fans will understandably obsess over the highlights of top draft picks, the real life stakes are high for other players hoping to convert opportunity into an NBA career. Perhaps no one typifies this as much as Haywood Highsmith....
You've just won the NBA championship... Where do you go from there? To Vegas, of course. It would be a reasonable expectation that the team would be resting easy and taking advantage of Sin City, but instead they quietly and calmly got back to work miles away from the strip.  The Toronto Raptors summer league squad assembled in...
Michael Sowers has been dominant in the lacrosse game for years. The local Upper Dublin graduate shattered records in high school, as well as his early years in college. Michael is at Princeton University and is one of the major stars in college lacrosse. I had the opportunity to sit down with Michael as he prepares for...
The Standouts Keldon Johnson - 29 points, 7 boards, 3 steals, +13 -After a weak, 4 point game on Monday, Keldon Johnson showed off his potential and all-around game last night -Johnson was very aggressive all night on offense and was the sole benefit of Lonnie Walker getting the...
The Summer Sixers are BACK BABY!!! Austin (@KrellBombs), Ben (@bpdunst) & Deibs (@mrcrockpot) breakdown our favorite players on the roster & give our expectations for Summer League Please make sure to follow The Blue Route on Twitter @TheBlueRouteTPL to keep up with everything Summer League and player development. For audio, you...
Story originally published March 18th 2019. Reposting to give context to the program of developing future 76ers in Delaware. Shake Milton has agreed to a 4 year NBA contract with the Philadelphia 76ers. Shake lead the Delaware Blue Coats in 2018/19 with 24.9 points, 4.8 rebounds and 5.3 assists per game. https://twitter.com/BrianMikeJacobs/status/1144389771646648321?s=20