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14:51  14 may  2019
14:51  14 may  2019 Source:   thescore.com

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Brett Brown will return as head coach of the Philadelphia 76 ers for the 2019-20 season , owner Josh Harris told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Monday. The New York Times' Marc Stein had previously reported that Brown was likely coaching for his job in Game 7 against the Toronto Raptors on

The 76 ers called a 9 a.m. press conference Tuesday at their complex in Camden, New Jersey, with owner Josh Harris and general manager Elton Brand where they’ll discuss their plans ESPN reported Monday night Brown will return as coach next season . Brown could have his most talented team yet.

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Brett Brown will return as head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers for the 2019-20 season, owner Josh Harris told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Monday.

The New York Times' Marc Stein had previously reported that Brown was likely coaching for his job in Game 7 against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday night. Philadelphia was eliminated from the second round of the NBA playoffs in a 92-90 loss at Scotiabank Arena.

Harris, Brown, and Sixers general manager Elton Brand met Monday to discuss the team's offseason plans, including free agency and the draft.

All-Star center Joel Embiid called the idea of Brown possibly losing his job "bulls---" following Philadelphia's gut-wrenching defeat north of the border.

Raptors hold edge on Sixers on Game 3 NBA betting lines

Raptors hold edge on Sixers on Game 3 NBA betting lines The Toronto Raptors visit the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night as small betting favorites at the sportsbooks with the series lead on the line. The Toronto Raptors are 22-4 straight up and 18-8 against the spread in their last 26 games against the Philadelphia 76ers. After dropping Game 2 to Philadelphia on Monday, the Raptors will try to get back to their winning ways against the 76ers on Thursday night in Game 3. Toronto is a 1-point road favorite on the NBA odds in Philadelphia at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Raptors were favored by 7.5 points in their 94-89 home loss to the 76ers in Game 2.

Brown will return to coach the 76 ers again next season , according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. He reportedly had a lengthy meeting with managing Multiple 76 ers players defended Brown on Monday after hearing rumors he might be fired, too, including star Joel Embiid. “I heard a lot of these

Brett Brown will return as the Philadelphia 76 ers ' coach for the 2019-20 season , managing partner Josh Harris told ESPN on Monday night. There had been some uncertainty about Brown returning for his seventh season , but Harris eliminated that doubt in a lengthy meeting with Brown and general

"This year I think he grew even more as a coach. He learned, we all learned," Embiid said Monday, according to ESPN. "At the end of the day, it comes down to the players. I don't think he should have anything to worry about. He's an amazing coach, a better person. ... If there was someone to blame, I mean, put it all on me."

Brown has served as the Sixers' coach since 2013, going 178-314 (.362) with a pair of playoff berths over the last six seasons. Philadelphia didn't crack the 20-win mark during his first three years on the job, but the team has eclipsed 50 victories in each of the last two campaigns. He inked a contract extension last May that runs through 2022.

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76ers will move on from crushing Game 7 loss with Brown.
PHILADELPHIA — Brett Brown survived a 10-win season to steer the Philadelphia 76ers toward the top of the Eastern Conference. He'll get another chance to try and finish the championship chase. The 76ers called a 9 a.m. press conference Tuesday at their complex in Camden, New Jersey, with owner Josh Harris and general manager Elton Brand where they'll discuss their plans for the off-season, and how Brown fits in for the future. ESPN reported Monday night Brown will return as coach next season. © Provided by Canadian Press Enterprises IncBrown could have his most talented team yet. But first, the agony of a post-season lingered for one more day at the Sixers complex.

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