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1987–88 Philadelphia 76ers season

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1987–88 Philadelphia 76ers season

Philadelphia 76ers season
Head coach Matt Guokas
Jim Lynam
Arena The Spectrum
Record 36–46 (.439)
Place Division: 4th (Atlantic)
Conference: 10th (Eastern)
Playoff finish DNQ

The 1987-88 NBA season was the 76ers 39th season in the NBA and 25th season in Philadelphia. This was the first season of the post-Julius Erving era, as the team was now led by Charles Barkley. As a result, the Sixers failed to reach the playoff for the first time since 1974-1975, going 36-46. Matt Goukas was fired in the middle of the season after going 20-23 and was replaced by Jim Lynam. This was the last NBA season for Andrew Toney who was forced to retire due to foot injuries.

Draft picks

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