2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
0-1, 3rd in Atlantic
Joel Embiid flashes star potential in his delayed NBA debut (1:15)
Westbrook doing it all without KD (0:53)
Westbrook's near triple-double fuels Thunder (1:02)
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4hNick Metallinos

Simmons sought advice from KD

The Australian phenom craved reassurance that the Oct. 4 surgery for a Jones fracture of his fifth metatarsal was something he could overcome.

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4hOhm Youngmisuk

Embiid scores 20 in long-awaited Sixers debut

Joel Embiid finally made his long-awaited debut Wednesday night and finished with 20 points, seven rebounds and two blocks in a Sixers loss to the Thunder.

Henderson's turnover costs 76ers game in final seconds (0:20)
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Singer: 76ers pulled me from anthem over jersey

Sevyn Streeter, who was scheduled to sing the national anthem before Wednesday's Sixers season opener, said she was told by the team she could not perform because of her "We Matter" jersey.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

During a trip to the free throw line, Joel Embiid is serenaded by Sixers fans with "TRUST THE PROCESS" chants.

Adams goes back-to back with dunk and sky hook (0:21)

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid just took a spill after being fouled while in transition toward the basket by Semaj Christon. Sixers fans held their collective breath until Embiid got up and was OK. He made both free throws and has nine points, seven rebounds and one block in 14 minutes so far. Embiid will play 20 minutes in his debut.


Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

LeBron James offered Ben Simmons encouragement after his foot surgery. Simmons says there hasn't been talk of shutting it down this season.


Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Ben Simmons says there's no timetable for a return from foot surgery but that "my time will come" when he makes his highly-anticipated debut.

Westbrook's and-1 provokes 76ers fan to yell profanities (0:19)

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid is out here looking flashing his massive potential. Even his missed shots draw oohs and ahhs from Sixers fans. Embiid pump-faked a 3, put the ball on floor, did a crossover before posting up, pumping and flashing the ball one-handed like Olajuwon used to all before missing a kid-range shot. Embiid showcased so many promising skills on just one missed shot.

Henderson's dunk scores 76ers' first regular-season points (0:17)
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6hRoyce Young

Philly fan gets tossed for flipping off Westbrook

A 76ers fan was ejected from the team's season opener against the Thunder on Wednesday for making an inappropriate gesture at Oklahoma City star Russell Westbrook.

Embiid scores, follows up by blocking Westbrook (0:53)

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Sixers fans chanting "KD left you!" as Russell Westbrook shoots free throws.

Embiid breaking out the moves before debut (0:21)

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid just electrified this starving Sixers crowd with his first basket which came on a shake-and-bake, back-to-basket jumper by the free throw line before emphatically swatting a Russell Westbrook shot in the lane. Sixers up 10-2 early on Oklahoma City.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Let the Joel Embiid era begin in Philly.


Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid working on back-to-basket moves during warmups before he makes season debut tonight.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid going through warm ups with these adidas kicks tonight.

Team Stats

Points Per Game97.021st
Rebounds Per Game43.016th
Assists Per Game21.0Tied-15th
Points Allowed103.011th

Team History


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