Marc Narducci has been covering sports for the Inquirer and Daily News since 1983. He has covered everything from South Jersey high schools to all the professional teams. Currently his main beat is Temple football and basketball. He also helps out on the pro beats and writes a weekly South Jersey high school column.

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A sizable advantage for Sixers in victory over Nets

The Sixers took advantage of their size, especially in the fourth quarter when they outscored Brooklyn, 31-16.

Temple QB Todd Centeio explains his decision to enter the transfer portal

Centeio, who saw consistent action since the beginning of October, will have two years of eligibility remaining.

NBA power rankings: Sixers return to the top 10

The Los Angeles Lakers have supplanted the Milwaukee Bucks as the No. 1 team.

Sixers prepare for second shot at Dallas, first with Luka Doncic

Doncic missed Dallas' earlier win against the Sixers this season with an ankle injury.

Embiid’s impact on Sixers defense will be felt during his absence

Al Horford says Embiid gives the players a comfort zone on defense, someone who can clean up their mistakes.

Embiid’s absence provides extra motivation for Richardson

With injured Embiid out of the lineup, Richardson scored a game-high 29 points in Thursday's 109-98 victory.

Simmons a center of attention in Sixers’ win over Celtics | Off the Dribble

Simmons began the game against Boston at point guard, but he also saw time at center.

Takeaways from the Sixers’ win over Boston: Al Horford key on both ends

Moving from power forward to center in place of injured Joel Embiid, Horford stood out Thursday night.

Sixers’ Ben Simmons and Jonah Bolden among NBA players helping Australia fire relief efforts

A total of $750,000 will be donated toward relief and recovery efforts.

Embiid out for Sixers’ Thursday game vs. Boston

Also, Matisse Thybulle will return from a knee injury and will be available.