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03-13-2011, 09:33 AM
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Originally Posted by PuckPike View Post
Never understood why the Sixers seem to be completely irrelevant in Philly. It just always seems like aside from the AI era, the Sixers do not draw like the Flyers home or away. Never got why Philly has been one of the rare towns where NHL>>>NBA.
Outsider view, but is this the case?

Is hockey bigger than hoops or just Flyers >>> Sixers?
You go up to NY and Knicks>Rangers.
Philly is a big diverse city, why is their NBA so poorly supported relative to others NHL/NBA cities?
Sixers usually being terrible being the main reason.


Blowout loss to the Bucks doesn't hurt as much after beating the Celtics.

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