The Philadelphia 76ers are a professional basketball team that compete in the National Basketball Association’s Eastern Conference Atlantic Division. The team was established in 1946 in Upstate New York as the Syracuse Nationalsm, before moving to Philadelphia in 1964 after its founder, Danny Biasone, sold the team to investors Irv Koslov and Ike Richman.
The “Sixers” currently play their home games at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. During the 2019/20 NBA season, the average regular season home attendance for a Sixers game was 20,628 per game and total attendance for that season amounted to 639,491. The 76ers generated around 300 million U.S. dollars in revenue in the 2018/2019 season and, during the same season, the operating income of the team amounted to around 90 million U.S. dollars. The Sixers' franchise value is estimated at around two billion U.S. dollars and the team is currently owned by private equity investor Joshua Morris, who acquired the team in 2011 for a purchase price of 287 million U.S. dollars.
The 76ers are the winners of three NBA championships — in 1955, 1967, and 1983 — and have produced some of the greatest players in NBA history such as Wilt Chamberlain, Charles Barkley, and Allen Iverson. The Philadelphia 76ers have a combined total of around 3.64 million fans and followers on Facebook and Twitter.
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