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Tuesday, May 14
Hinkie said ideally he would have liked to have a coach on dais with him today, but that he will look for the right coach and no time frame
Hinkie almost seemed to downplay analytics a little bit saying it's basically a way just to get more information and everybody wants more
First impressions are that Hinkie seems like a pretty open guy, willing to listen to the masses in the organization. But who are the masses
Adam Aron informed me nothing has changed in his job description.
Hinkie, who will head to Chicago for draft combine, said he'll consider groundwork Sixers have done in coach search but also do his homework
...they will look into all avenues regarding Bynum just to make the most aggressive, educated decision regarding him.
To be fair, to address a couple people tweeting back to me, Hinkie did say Sixers have advanced info on Bynum (for obvious reasons) and...
76ers prez Sam Hinkie says he's "duty bound" to consider all unrestricted free agents, including Andrew Bynum.
Translation: That's his polite way of saying Bynum is not returning.
Hinkie on Bynum's future in Philly: "He is one of those (unrestricted free agents) and I am duty-bound to consider them."
Hinkie said it's fair to call the Sixers' trade for Andrew Bynum "a failure."
Congratulations go especially to Josh Harris for all his hard work in attracting someone of Sam's caliber to join the Sixers.
Welcome to the Philadelphia 76ers Sam Hinkie, our new President of Basketball Ops and GM. As many have said recently, he's a terrific hire.
In the first three sentences uttered by each, Sam Hinkie and Josh Harris used the terms "analytics" and "objective analysis." Go figure.
Sixers GM Sam Hinkie: "I'm a diligent guy that asks a lot of questions."
"Not talking about going into a back room with computers." -- Sixers owner Josh Harris, on analytics in NBA.
Adam Aron is in the house as 76ers press conference is underway.
I see there's a major 76ers press conference. But where are the fans?
John Nash told me he heard basketball operations taken away from Adam Aron, but will remain involved in business aspect of organization
Adam Aron is a 76ers co-owner. Someone would have to buy him out.
NEW YORK (AP) _ Bill Hader is leaving "Saturday Night Live" after an eight-year run.
Monday, May 13
Elvin Hayes was so good. You kids don't know what you missed.
Sixers will introduce Sam Hinkie as their general manager in a presser Tuesday at 4:15 pm at PCOM.
Why didn't the Sixers hire Hinkie last year? Instead, a loyal employee is hung out to dry? Leveraged buyout?
Getting tatted this week, gotta decide between the Mike Tyson or the Gucci Mane face tattoo?
Bring your Homer Hinkies. 76ers schedule 415 newser Tuesday at PCOM.
There's a sports show on with Kevin from "The Office" and The Sklar Bros talking the wk in sports. Why did I go to school again?
Let me know when Eagles practice is stopped for a Casey Kasem long distance dedication.
Sam Hinkie presser most likely Tuesday
Sunday, May 12