Al Horford RUMORS & NEWS

  • Al Horford’s sister Anna takes shot at Joel Embiid

    Larry Brown Sports "The Philadelphia 76ers barely put up a fight against the Boston Celtics, and team chemistry appeared to be an issue for them in the series. Al Horford’s sister hinted during Game 4 on Sunday that she knows one way to solve that problem. Horford was basically a non-factor in the..." August 23

  • Al Horford’s sister takes shot at Sixers coach Brett Brown

    Clutch Points "Philadelphia 76ers big man Al Horford’s sister took a shot at Sixers head coach Brett Brown on Wednesday. Horford played for the Boston Celtics for three seasons before signing with the Sixers last summer. Horford’s sister is still popular with Celtics..." August 19

  • Brad Stevens, Celtics Understand How Much Al Horford Brings To 76ers

    NESN "Al Horford will have an interesting encounter during his first postseason series as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers as it will come against his former team — the Boston Celtics. The Eastern Conference’s third-seeded Celtics will take on the sixth-seeded Sixers in the..." August 13

  • 76ers' Al Horford on team's lineup changes: 'We'll be fine'

    ESPN "Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown admitted after Tuesday's practice inside the NBA's bubble in Walt Disney World Resort that Joel Embiid and Al Horford have yet to play together in practice -- the latest indication that the shift of Ben Simmons from..." July 22

  • Four players who could swing NBA playoffs

    Larry Brown Sports "The NBA playoffs have the uncanny ability to render a player’s body of work throughout the season meaningless, as players are often solely evaluated on their performances from when the stakes are at their highest. Certain players have the ability to bounce back from underwhelming regular..." July 17

  • Al Horford prepared to deliver in Brett Brown’s different lineups to help Sixers in NBA restart

    The Philadelphia Inquirer "Al Horford’s place in the rotation is perhaps one of the 76ers’ biggest storylines leading up the NBA restart. All signs point toward the five-time All-Star going back to the bench despite standing out in eight straight starts prior to the shutdown. Surely, the 13th-year..." July 05

  • Sixers 'counting on' Shake Milton, but does he replace Al Horford as a starter?

    NBC Sports Philadelphia "Over the course of seven seasons here, Brett Brown has turned to several colorful phrases to explain his thinking. “Horses for courses,” said in his Bostralian accent, is a go-to one. The basic premise of the expression is putting the right players in the right..." July 03

  • 5 stars the Rockets can trade for this offseason

    Clutch Points "The Houston Rockets are in win-now mode with James Harden and Russell Westbrook in the middle of their primes. With their superstar backcourt both above 30, their championship window may be on borrowed time. Currently sitting at sixth in the Western Conference, it’s arguable..." June 20

  • Blockbuster Trade Idea: Joel Embiid And Al Horford For Andrew Wiggins, Draymond Green And A Lottery Pick

    Fadeaway World "When the Warriors traded for Andrew Wiggins earlier this season, nobody was sure he’d be a long-term staple in their plans. With Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green, the Warriors already have their core in place. Where does the young, offensive-minded Wiggins fit into..." June 04

  • Al Horford likely to come off bench for Sixers when season resumes "The Philadelphia 76ers gave Al Horford a $109 million deal last summer, but they may finally be cutting their losses and moving him to the bench for good. Mike O’Connor of The Athletic reported on Saturday that the Sixers are likely to start Shake Milton instead of..." May 31

  • 3 offseason moves the Philadelphia 76ers must make if the season doesn’t resume

    Clutch Points "It was a roller-coaster season for the Philadelphia 76ers before play was suspended due to COVID-19. The Sixers had a record of 39-26 and were in the sixth spot in the Eastern Conference standings. The 76ers played like an elite team at home. They were a stellar..." April 25

  • Al Horford donates $500K towards COVID-19 relief in Dominican Republic, United States

    Yardbarker "Philadelphia 76ers center Al Horford has always been praised for his contributions on the court. Now with the NBA season suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the All-Star center is making an even greater impact away from the court. Horford, whose journey has taken him across the..." April 02