Roy Burton

  • joined Sep 19, 2012
  • last login Aug 01, 2014
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As a Sixers' fan since birth, I have an unnatural affinity towards both Charles Barkley and Allen Iverson. When I'm not writing for Liberty Ballers, I co-host a podcast called The Broad Street Line. For the right price, I'll be your Doug Stamper.

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  • NHL Philadelphia Flyers
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76ers' Sunday Morning Shootaround: Thad About You


In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, Joel Embiid wins the Internet, someone was able to craft a beautiful image of Brandon Davies playing basketball, and we pour our a little liquor...

76ers' Sunday Morning Shootaround: JE Heartbreak


In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, Joel Embiid continues to be a social media darling, we take a look at one of the most regrettable tattoos ever, and the Sixers' Twitter account...

76ers' Sunday Shootaround: Summer League Champions


In the edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, we celebrate the Sixers' NBA championship, take a dip in a Las Vegas pool, and marvel at the recruiting skills of one Joel-Hans Embiid.

76ers' Sunday Shootaround: Summer League Edition


In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, we'll give you a scouting report on a couple of future NBA draftees, we give kudos to Joel Embiid for his Twitter game, and we offer our support...

76ers' Sunday Shootaround: The Throwback Edition


In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, a former Sixer shows his allegiance to Brazil, a new Sixer proves that his fandom goes back to his childhood, and Evan Turner continues to do Evan...

2014 NBA Draft Grades for the Philadelphia 76ers


Is it too soon to grade the results of last night's draft? Of course it is, but people do it anyway. So since we're on the subject, let's see what the experts think about Sam Hinkie's massive haul.

Sixers Trade Dangubic For 58th, 60th Picks


For a brief moment, the Philadelphia 76ers owned 20 percent of the second round of the 2014 NBA Draft. One of those final players selected - Jordan McRae - is still on the team. For now.

Sixers Draft Elfrid Payton At No. 10


Welcome to Philadelphia... Elfrid Payton? Things just got weird, folks.

LB Mock Draft: Clippers Select Mitch McGary

A year-long suspension for a player's first failed drug test is overly excessive, but rules are rules... and thanks to the NCAA's decree, the Los Angeles Clippers could strike gold at No. 28 with...

76ers' Sunday Shootaround: You, Me and Embiid


The past seven days have been relatively quiet in SixerLand - here's to hoping that we have some sort of excitement between now and Thursday.

Pimp Your Prospect: P.J. Hairston

Forget projections: The Philadelphia 76ers have the chance to draft a player who has already shown that he can be an effective scorer in a relatively competitive professional basketball league....

Mock Draft Roundup: Wiggins or Parker at #3

According to several NBA draft experts, Joel Embiid won't even be on the board when the 76ers are on the clock at No. 3. If that's the case, then the Sixers will have to "settle" for whomever is...

NBA Draft Rewind: Remembering Mitchell Wiggins


Depending on whom you ask, Andrew Wiggins is the crown jewel of the 2014 NBA Draft class. Once upon a time, his father was a highly-regarded prospect as well, but fate ultimately caused the elder...

Jason Richardson Picks Up Option For Next Season


In the least-surprising development of the Philadelphia 76ers' offseason, shooting guard Jason Richardson has opted into the final year of his contract for $6.6 million.

76ers' Sunday Shootaround: The Sing-Along Edition


In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, Doug Collins spits the hot fire, we put together the greatest Sixers' lineup of all time, and we give you the 411 on things to be on the lookout...

LB Mock Draft Pick #3: Sixers Take Parker


The Liberty Ballers NBA Mock Draft continues with our team, our town, our Philadelphia 76ers on the clock. The pick shouldn't surprise you.

76ers' Sunday Shootaround: The Wiggins Edition


In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, the Sixers found their lucky charm, Allen Iverson's old house is on the market, and the world goes crazy over Andrew Wiggins... for all of the...

76ers' Sunday Shootaround: Lucky Charms and More


In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, Tony Wroten continues his month-long birthday celebration, the Sixers are asking fans for their lucky charms, and Arnett Moultrie's...

Lorenzo Brown and The Road More Heavily Traveled


This week, the Liberty Ballers staff will be going deep into the team's Top 10 Things That Happened, for the lack of a better term, from the 2013-14 season. In this installment, we look back at...

Sixers Issue Response To Sterling's Comments


A day before the NBA formally addresses the Donald Sterling situation, Philadelphia 76ers' managing owner Josh Harris issued a terse response to the alleged comments.

Sam Hinkie's Silent Treatment


If silence is golden, then the Philadelphia 76ers are sitting on Fort Knox right about now, and Sam Hinkie is King Midas.

"Iverson" Documentary To Premiere This Sunday


At the Tribeca Film Festival this Sunday, Allen Iverson will get to tell the story of his life and career - in his own words - with the premiere of his self-titled "Iverson" documentary.

76ers' Sunday Shootaround: A Letter To Sam Hinkie


It's not every year that you can say thank you to a general manager of a 19-63 team. But then again, the 2013-14 season wasn't your typical campaign.

Philadelphia 76ers' Exit Interview Recap


The 2013-14 Philadelphia 76ers' season is in the refrigerator... the door is closed, the lights are out, the eggs are cooling, the butter's getting hard, the Jell-O's jiggling, and the players and...

76ers' Sunday Morning Shootaround: All Of Me


In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, we take down the worst RA ever, Michael Carter-Williams picks up a hobby, and Malik Rose gets some well-deserved praise.

76ers' Sunday Shootaround: The Nae Nae Edition


In this edition of the Sunday Morning Shootaround, a dance craze sweeps the nation, the Sixers take their team photo, and Drake hangs out with his newest favorite team.

ESPN NBA Front Office Rankings: Sixers 24th


According to ESPN, the Philadelphia 76ers' front office ranks among the bottom third of teams in the NBA. General Manager Sam Hinkie plans to use that article as confetti after the Sixers win a...

76ers' Sunday Morning Shootaround: Yes, The Sixers


In today's Sunday Morning Shootaround, we answer the age-old question 'Did The Sixers Win?', look back at the last 76ers' title parade, and explain how Sally Struthers could have ended the...

Beyonce? Flawless. The Sixers? Not So Much


There probably aren't a ton of Beyonce fans in our target demo, but when a team drops an NBA record 26 games in a row, it's only right to mark the occasion with a song.

76ers' Sunday Morning Shootaround: Our First Time


The first tweets from a handful of Sixers-related accounts are far less embarrassing than the recent performance of the team itself.

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