John Mitchell

Owls struggling again from the field in the second half. Penn has closed the lead to 62-59. Penn looks less tentative on offense

John Mitchell

Bond is the cold man for the Owls tonight: 0-4 from the field.

John Mitchell

Tony Hicks just picked up his fourth and leaves the game with his PQ trailing 60-55 just under 10 mins to play.

John Mitchell

Don't know why Dingle would pull up and attempt that three early in the clock?

Dan Gelston

CLEVELAND (AP) _ Ohio attorney suspended as female clients say he secretly hypnotized them for sexual pleasure.

John Mitchell

Williams has exceeded his previous career high (11, twice)

John Mitchell

And Williams scores again

John Mitchell

Mark Williams, just 2-for-15 in Brooklyn over the weekend, is 5-for-6 with a game-high 16 points

Derek Bodner

Even nba.com is trolling us MT @NBAcom: Michael Carter-Williams pass that describes the 76ers season on.nba.com/11WL4av

Dan Gelston

No. 14 VCU 35, Oregon 27. Halftime at Legends Classic consolation game.

John Mitchell

At half, Temple 44, Penn 37.

Dan Gelston

Oregon's Dillon Brooks whistled for traveling 3 times in first half.

John Mitchell

Wow. falling out of bounds, facing the Temple bench, Penn's Sam Jones throws the ball in the hoop from behind the arc. unfort, time had exp.

John Mitchell

HIcks assessed a flagrant 1 for that foul, his second

John Mitchell

Hard HIcks foul on Cummings sends the pg crashing to the floor.

John Mitchell

Penn has settled down. after falling behind 12-2 at the outset they are now taking better shots. Down 35-32 with about 2 mins to play

Dan Gelston

Barclays Center has 4 Islanders banners and 6 NJ Nets banners hanging in the rafters. Next goal, someone or some team that played here.

John Mitchell

Penn's Tony HIcks, who roasted the Owls last season for 28, has half of Penn's 30 points.

Sixers Dancers

Happy to take part in the @Philadelphia 76ers Season of Giving initiative & spend time with some local families today! #NBACares http://t.co/zfOanzG0Km

John Mitchell

Williams, looking to atone for a 1-for-10 performance against UNLV, leads the Owls with 13 points on 4-for-5 shooting. Owls lead 33-30 4:26

Dan Gelston

The Hawk Will Never Buy ... a ticket RT @jrhill17: The sparse Hagan crowd, because @kylebabcock139 asked http://t.co/oxYa2EOG82

John Gonzalez

Still can’t decide which was better/funnier. This… youtube.com/watch?v=dIZJzW…

Dan Gelston

Plenty of good seats available for VCU - Oregon @barclayscenter http://t.co/J6sgrMrgWc

John Mitchell

Penn has't won this pairing since 2006-07, Dunphy's first year at Temple.

John Mitchell

Penn's Jones, very active on the inside, gives the Quakers their first lead on a 3-point play. 18-17 with 9:06 left in the first half.

Michael Carter-Williams

Check out the work I was putting in with my guys over at @Eastbay. bit.ly/1yMPFH9

John Mitchell

Penn's Dylan JOnes just exploded down themiddle and slammed on Devontae Watson. Owls up 13-10

John Mitchell

Winless Quakers avearging 69.7 but giving up 77.7 per game

John Mitchell

Owls just averaging 56.5 points per game through 4 games.

John Mitchell

About to tip Penn at Temple, B-5 opener.

Dan Gelston

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) _ Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson says `no way' Brown had his hands up when fatally shot.

Dan Gelston

There are 1,000 people ahead of me with game credentials in line at Barclays Center Starbucks. Note to @WellsFargoCtr , put in a Starbucks.

Dan Gelston

#Villanova goes for the Legends Classic title vs Michigan. Tip at the family friendly time of 10 pm. http://t.co/via9ouVrYY

Tom Moore

In their last 50 regular-season games (starting Jan. 31, which began the 26-game skid), the #Sixers have a 4-46 record. #76ers #NBA

Tom Moore

Link to #Sixers stories and B Brown video on trying different combinations to get the #76ers their first win: theintell.com/sports/sixers/ #NBA

Nerlens Noel

I helped @CoachUp create these basketball tryout tips. Check them out, and take your game to #AnotherLevel coachup.me/1yGzsE6

Michael Carter-Williams

PHILLY! Come MEET ME TONIGHT at the @bcreaturetoys kiosk at KOP mall at 6pm! Details Here! goo.gl/n8krY7

Tom Moore

#Sixers Noel back to practicing free throws without using his guide hand, like he did when he was out last season.

Tom Moore

#Sixers McDaniels: '(Brown) just tells me to defend and be aggressive.'

Tom Moore

#Sixers Brown on MCW wanting to come out due to fatigue 4 minutes into last night's game: 'It caught me way off guard.'

Tom Moore

#Sixers Brown: 'There's a third-period thing we're going through that's not good for the #76ers. There is a trend.'

Tom Moore

#Sixers Brown said he likes his starting lineup. Informed it changes every game, he smiles and says, 'True.'

Tom Moore

#Sixers shooting after practice. Brown going around and greeting each player.

John Gonzalez

Riley Cooper had some bizarre things to say about Jeremy Maclin. Again. ow.ly/ESjJI #eaglestalk

Tom Moore

#Sixers still practicing. Long one today.

Christopher A. Vito

Executive decision: If the world can air Christmas shopping commercials in October, I can play @Pandora's Christmas station today at work.

Michelle

For all of my students :) Love, Miss Michelle fb.me/7fLoBmmdG

Tom Moore

#Sixers practicing in preparation for Wednesday home game vs #Nets

Tom Moore

The #Sixers have the top two #NBA rookies in blocked shots (Noel at 1.33 and McDaniels 1.21). #76ers

John Gonzalez

About Maclin: Riley Cooper said he was kidding then added he comes out every 4-5 plays but Maclin doesn't bc "he's a much better player"

John Gonzalez

Jeremy Maclin on Riley Cooper saying Maclin doesn't come out of games bc he wants contract: "That wasn't a very smart thing for Coop to say"

John Gonzalez

According to @numberFire, Sixers have a 36 percent chance to win their first game when they host the Nets on Wed. #sixerstalk

John Gonzalez

Lots of losses, lots of frustration. Is dissension building in Sixers’ ranks? csnphilly.com/basketball-phi… #sixerstalk

John Gonzalez

I can’t stop watching that play.

John Gonzalez

The most spectacular Tony Wroten turnover ever. (Until the next game.) Courtesy of @Derek Bodner youtube.com/watch?v=dIZJzW… #sixerstalk

Derek Bodner

Recap of last night's 114-104 loss to the #Blazers including Brett Brown's video from post game press conference: libertyballers.com/the-liberty-be…

Tom Moore

#NBA notes: #Sixers close to signing power forward Aldemir: bit.ly/1tqwajj #76ers

John R. Finger

Exactly 1 year ago today! (via @timehop) timehop.com/c/t:4051792970… http://t.co/2unf8COt9O

Derek Bodner

Defensive rebounding dooms #sixers as they fall to the Blazers 114-104. sbnation.com/e/7043772

Tom Moore

#NBA story (with MCW video): #Sixers beaten by Blazers, drop to 0-14: bit.ly/1v7wc3E #76ers

Dan Gelston

Lots of honking marching protesting outside Barclays Center.

Dan Gelston

(AP) _ Bert Lahr's Cowardly Lion costume from "The Wizard of Oz" has sold for more than $3 million at an auction in New York City.

John R. Finger

They have the guns. We have the numbers.

Dan Gelston

In other news, No. 19 Michigan 70, Oregon 63. Wolverines vs #Villanova in the Legends Classic final Tuesday night at Barclays Center.

John R. Finger

So Darren Wilson will be back at work tomorrow?

Keith Pompey

Deep Sixer: "Best" and "Worst" awards: Sixers vs. Trail Blazers bit.ly/1vHNcjO

Tom Moore

#NBA story (with MCW video): #Sixers suffer 14th straight loss: bit.ly/1v7wc3E #76ers

Tom Moore

Link to #Sixers stories and MCW video on his conditioning and shooting: theintell.com/sports/sixers/ #76ers #NBA

Tom Moore

#NBA notes: #Sixers close to signing Turkish forward Furkan Aldemir: bit.ly/1tqwajj #76ers

Tom Moore

#Sixers Noel: 'I'm just trying to put it all together.'

Dan Gelston

Back courtside, I need my shades for this Michigan-Oregon game. Human highlighter reel.

Dan Gelston

I'd tell you to read @BFQuinn 's fantastic piece on Michigan coach John Beilein but then you'd miss the game.

Tom Moore

#Sixers Wroten: 'Second-chance points killed us ... We're getting better and better.'

Tom Moore

#Sixers Brown: 'We're not that far away. I genuinely believe that. Nobody's rolling over or pointing fingers.'

Tom Moore

#Sixers Brown said MCW was 'very fatigued' and asked to come out of the game four minutes into it tonight.

Tom Moore

#Sixers Brown: 'Michael's very aware that he's pressing. His words is he's trying to hit home runs from the beginning.'

Tom Moore

#Sixers Brown on MCW/Wroten getting 42 combined shots: 'It just happened. Michael and Tony are a byproduct of pace and track-meet feel.'

Tom Moore

#Sixers Brett Brown: 'We were more than competitive for the large majority of it. There were two 3-minute periods where it ballooned.'

Dan Gelston

Jerardi chided for not using the mic in the postgame presser, Villanova coach Jay Wright says, "he's from Philly. We don't do it that way."

John Gonzalez

But hey, half-priced Frito chili pizza thing.

John Gonzalez

Game over. The Sixers…eh, you already know.

John Gonzalez

In MCW’s defense, as @Tom Moore put it, the ref was open.

John Gonzalez

MCW just turned and fired a pass to…the ref. That was Wroten-esque.

Derek Bodner

MCW with the perfect pass. Unfortunately, the ref wasn’t in proper catch and shoot position.

Tom Moore

Brett Brown was closest defender on that open Matthews 3-pointer. #Sixers

Dan Gelston

No. 12 Villanova 77,. No. 14 VCU 53. Final.