Philadelphia 76ers


While Penn State has sent tons of players to the NFL, the NBA has typically been a barren wasteland when it comes to former Nittany Lions.


Derrick Rose will miss Saturday night’s game against the Bucks after experiencing left knee soreness following Friday night’s loss to the Wizards.


Having gone through a yearlong rehabilitation following ACL surgery, Derrick Rose is aware of the attitude and approach necessary to overcome the crippling injury.


PHILADELPHIA — Tom Thibodeau’s teams are known for defense. And while Mike Dunleavy has averaged 14.9 ppg over his career, he’s not usually a team’s primary scoring option.


PHILADELPHIA — The third quarter changed everything for the Bulls in Friday night’s game against the Philadelphia 76ers. But a sloppy fourth quarter almost washed it away.