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Sixers bring back classic anthem - 1/26/2012

PHILADELPHIA, PA – JANUARY 26, 2012 – Philadelphia 76ers CEO and Co-Owner Adam Aron today announced that the team will bring back the famous Sixers anthem “Here Come the Sixers” and play it at home games this season, starting with their games this weekend at the Wells Fargo Center on Friday, January 27 against the Charlotte Bobcats at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, January 28 against the Detroit Pistons at 7:00 p.m.

Fans 12 and under at this weekend’s games will also receive a Jrue Holiday bobblehead (Friday, January 27), courtesy of Toyota, and Head Coach Doug Collins bobblehead (Saturday, January 28), courtesy of McDonald’s.

“Ever since our new ownership arrived just three months ago, fans have asked us to bring back this classic song. And we have pledged that we will listen to our fans,” said Aron. “We are thrilled to further enhance our game night experience with a touch of nostalgia, and hope Philadelphia will clap their hands and stomp their feet with us as we cheer on our Sixers.”