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JakeLFischer

  • joined Jul 24, 2013
  • last login Apr 15, 2014
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Journalism major at Northeastern University. Staff Writer at SBNation's Liberty Ballers and Mid-Major Madness, specializing in the America East, CAA and C-USA. Contributor to SLAM Magazine and the Huffington Post.

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  • NBA Philadelphia 76ers
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Nerlens Noel Still Out, But He Jumps Higher Now

With 5 games left in this tanktastic 2013-14 season, all signs point to the No. 6 pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, Nerlens Noel, not making his NBA debut this season.

MCW Playing With More Confidence As Season Ends

As he displayed down the stretch in Boston on Friday, Michael Carter-Williams has played with greater confidence and more offensive swagger during the home stretch of his first NBA season.

Henry Sims, a Pleasant Surprise

After working under Greg Foster's watchful eye upon arriving in Philadelphia, Henry Sims has unleashed his offensive capabilities with the /76ers.

MCW Makes The TD Garden His House

In his second game back home in Boston as a pro, Michael Carter-Williams, the rookie point guard played one of his best games of the season.

MCW Named Rookie of the Month (Again)

The rookie point guard becomes the first-ever Sixers player named Rookie of the Month three times.

Hawks 103, Sixers 95

They almost won consecutive games. Almost...

Sixers at Hawks Game Thread: It's Raining Korver

The Sixers visit HOTlanta to take on Kyle Korver and the Atlanta Hawks, who are struggling to hold onto the 8th spot in the Eastern Conference playoff picture.

Sixers-Hawks Preview: MCW's Diary

This 2013-14 Sixers season has been one of equal struggle and comedy. To remember every moment of his adventurous rookie season, Michael Carter-Williams keeps a diary. Liberty Ballers has stumbled upon possession of his daily reflections.

Andrew Wiggins Declares For 2014 NBA Draft

With Kansas head coach Bill Self to his right and his family to his left, Andrew Wiggins announced he'll enter the 2014 NBA Draft.

Moultrie Suspended 5 Games For Ant-Drug Violation

In other words, the Sixers' favorite portly power forward was caught smoking/possessing/being under the influence of marijuana.

Looking Ahead To 4-4-14: Nerlens Noel "Is At 80%"

The Sixers saw encouraging progress from injured rookie center Nerlens Noel at practice today, just 10 days away from the ominous 4-4-14 tweet the former Kentucky Wildcat tweeted a few weeks ago.

Sixers Sign James Nunnally, Waive Eric Maynor

Maynor played in 10 games with the Sixers following the Feb. 20 trade deadline. Nunnally has played with the Bakersfield Jam and Texas Legends this season.

Grizzlies 103, Sixers 77

The Sixers have now lost a franchise-record 20 straight games.

Sixers vs. Grizzlies Game Thread

Two teams meet on the second night of back-to-backs. But, oh yeah, one of them is the Philadelphia 70-Tankers.

Sixers vs. Grizz Preview: Opposites Collide

Even after the Grizzlies lost in Toronto by 13 last night, they're still 14 point favorites over the Sixers tonight in Philly according Bovada Las Vegas. Oddsmakers are smelling a team-record 20-straight losses.

Sixers Sign Darius Johnson-Odom To 10-Day Contract

With the Sixers' roster already at 15 players, a subsequent move is also coming.

Sixers Lose To Sac-Town In Last Chance For A W

This was the last chance the Sixers had to secure a victory this season. They will not win another game.

Kings 115, Sixers 98 Immediate Reaction Thread

The Kings came into Philly on the second night of a road back-to-back and destroyed the Sixers, handing them their 18th-straight loss.

Sixers vs Kings Game Thread

Boogie Cousins leads the Kings into Philly tonight at 7 p.m. Can the Sixers win this game?

Sixers vs. Kings Preview: Boogie Nights in Philly

The Sixers ride a 17-game losing streak into the Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday. Can they catch DeMarcus Cousins and the Kings on the second night of a road back-to-back and nab a win?

Lil B explains Durant beef in exclusive Q&A #TYBG

The rapper explains his diss track, his relationship with Kevin Durant and his dreams of making the NBA in an exclusive and very #BASED interview with SBNation.com.

James Anderson's Post-ET Development

While the Sixers have been trapped on a 17-game losing streak, James Anderson has quietly played solid basketball since the Feb. 20 trade deadline.

Delaware, William & Mary To Meet For CAA Title

With an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament on the line, the Colonial's two best offenses will collide in Baltimore.

Gallery

2014 CAA Tournament: Round 2 Recap

Delaware, Northeastern, Towson and William & Mary advance to the semifinals.

Canyon Barry: The CAA's Next Big Star

While Canyon Barry has garnered national media attention for shooting free throws underhanded like his legendary father, his potential to be one of the best all-around players in the CAA has The College of Charleston Cougars primed for success.

2013-14 Mid-Major Madness CAA Awards Picks

Jake Fischer doesn't have an actual vote in this year's CAA postseason award polls, but the following is who should be given some hardware tomorrow night in Baltimore.

CAA Q+A: Drexel's Frantz Massenat

The Ewing, N.J. product reflects on his brilliant career in Philadelphia

Sixers vs. Wiz Immediate Reaction Thread

Trevor Ariza scored 40!?!?!?

Sixers vs. Wizards Game Thread

Will John Wall beat the Sixers at their own game? Probably.

Sixers vs. Wiz Preview: Allen Iverson & John Wall

As the Sixers raise No. 3 to the rafters in the Wells Fargo Center, the NBA might be entering John Wall's reign as the best point guard in the league.

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