Philadelphia 76ers

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Philadelphia 76ers
2012–13 Philadelphia 76ers season
Conference Eastern Conference
Division Atlantic Division
Founded 1946
Joined NBA in 1949.
History Syracuse Nationals
1946–1963
Philadelphia 76ers
1963–present
Arena Wells Fargo Center
City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Team colors Red, Royal Blue, White
                 
Owner(s) Joshua Harris,[1] Adam Aron, David Blitzer, Martin Geller, David Heller, Travis Hennings, James Lassiter, Marc Leder, Jason Levien, Michael G. Rubin, Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith,[2] Erick Thohir, Art Wrubel
General manager Tony DiLeo
Head coach Doug Collins
D-League affiliate Sioux Falls Skyforce
Championships 3 (1954–55, 1966–67, 1982–83)
Conference titles 9 (1949–50, 1953–54, 1954–55, 1966–67, 1976–77, 1979–80, 1981–82, 1982–83, 2000–01)
Division titles 5 (1976–77, 1977–78, 1982–83, 1989–90, 2000–01)
Retired numbers 8 (2, 6, 10, 13, 15, 24, 32, 34, Microphone)
Official website
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Home jersey
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Home
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Away jersey
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Away

The Philadelphia 76ers (or Sixers for short) are a professional basketball team in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They play in the National Basketball Association. They started in the year 1946 as the Syracuse Nationals. They joined the NBA in 1949. The 76ers have won three NBA championships.

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Preceded by
Minneapolis Lakers
1954
NBA Champions
Syracuse Nationals

1955
Succeeded by
Philadelphia Warriors
1956
Preceded by
Boston Celtics
1966
NBA Champions
Philadelphia 76ers

1967
Succeeded by
Boston Celtics
1968
Preceded by
Los Angeles Lakers
1982
NBA Champions
Philadelphia 76ers

1983
Succeeded by
Boston Celtics
1984