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REPORT: JJ Redick Receiving Plenty Of Interest Ahead Of Free Agency According to a report from Michael K-B of 247 Sports, Redick is drawing "plenty of interest" ahead of free agency and may not end up re-signing with the 76ers when everything is said and done. Philadelphia would love to re-sign Redick, but they are going to have a difficult time doing so.
Philadelphia 76ers: Could Ilyasova help secure a second first-round pick? If someone is going to profit off Milwaukee's desire to get cheaper, why shouldn't it be a division rival? Welcome! To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including personalized digital ads.
The Boston Celtics are on the verge of a meltdown Just one year ago, the greater Philadelphia area was convinced the Sixers were never going to be able to beat the vaunted Boston Celtics. They had overtaken the young Sixers with a young skeleton crew of their own, and they were set to get Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward back to start the 2018-19 season.
Celtics' Al Horford Will Reportedly Hit Free Agency After Opting Out of Player Option Horford's stats won't blow you away - 13.5 points, seven rebounds per game as a Celtic - but he's arguably their most indispensable player. While Irving's departure almost seemed inevitable during Boston's playoff run, Horford possibly jumping ship is pretty jarring.
Philadelphia 76ers: Coby White is the perfect trade up target While Simmons and White technically both play point guard, White is just as effective playing off-ball as he is on-ball, and could form the best one-two fast break punch in the league due to the duo's shares athletic gifts.
Sixers have their work cut out for them picking at No. 24 In all, through the last 40 NBA Drafts, No. 24 overall picks have combined for 13 total All-Star appearances and five total All-Star players. Here's a brief look at the history Philly's newest member will be looking to surpass when he joins the squad later this week:.
Elton Brand, Sixers looking for prospects who can contribute to title push With GM Elton Brand at the helm for his first ever NBA Draft, the Sixers are looking for players who can help them reach the championship bar they're looking to clear.
NBA rumors: Sixers 'have an interest' in Bucks' Malcolm Brogdon, report says With the NBA Draft just two days out, and one mega-trade already complete, it's officially open season on rumors and rumblings around the league. The Sixers are busy prepping for the draft, but they also have an eye towards free agency, which allows teams to contact agents and players starting June 30.
Philadelphia 76ers 2019 NBA Draft profile: Darius Garland The Philadelphia 76ers won't have a top-five pick, but Darius Garland's hypothetical fit on paper is near perfect for Brett Brown's squad.
With Offseason Underway, Team's Stars Putting in Work After the 76ers' playoff run came to an end, Ben Simmons vowed to quickly start getting ready for next season. So far, he seems to be making good on his word. Simmons, who averaged 16.9 points, 8.8 rebounds, and 7.7 assists in his second year in the NBA, has been training in Los Angeles for a few weeks now.
Philadelphia 76ers 2019 NBA Draft profile: Talen Horton-Tucker The Philadelphia 76ers have two picks early in the second - 33 and 34 - which could be used to target Iowa State's Talent Horton-Tucker.
Philadelphia 76ers should trade for Ersan Ilyasova The Philadelphia 76ers have the opportunity to bring back a former player via a trade and can get draft compensation in the process. Back in the 2016-17 se…
6 Takeaways From Sixers GM Elton Brand Ahead of the 2019 NBA Draft Sixers GM Elton Brand spoke to reporters Tuesday ahead of the NBA draft Thursday night. Here are six takeaways including how close Brand thinks they are, "optionality" with five picks and more. Any time you're not the last team standing at the end of the NBA season, it's not going to sit well.
Philly could have a tough time building the bench after signing Jimmy Butler or Tobias Harris The Philadelphia 76ers will have a tough choice to make, likely forced to decide between keeping Jimmy Butler or Tobias Harris on a max contract this summer. Yet the headaches will keep coming for this front office, which will now have to find a way to build a bench with little ways to avoid luxury tax hell over the next few seasons.
Shake Milton to play in Vegas Summer League One of the great things about being a fan of the NBA is that there are very few points of inactivity on the NBA calendar. The NBA Finals concluded just five days ago and right on its heels is the NBA Draft, which takes place Thursday evening.
Vecenie: 2019 NBA Mock Draft, 6.0 — Live updates… From this point forward, this link will be your go-to mock draft link here at The Athletic, as it will be constantly updated, live and continuously, as more intel comes in and teams start moving around the board. Indeed, I'd expect the hours leading up to the draft to be pretty crazy in regard to trade discussions.
Philadelphia 76ers podcast: 2019 NBA Draft preview The Philadelphia 76ers have five picks in the 2019 NBA Draft - 24, 33, 34, 42, and 54. There are many routes the Sixers can go Thursday, and a wide variety of prospects are on the table. Fans should be excited about the Sixers' chances to land some talented young prospects.
Sixers Linked to Multiple Free Agents From Rivals in NBA Free Agency The Philadelphia 76ers have been linked to names such as Malcolm Brogdon and Danny Green, among others as 2019 NBA free agency approaches.
NBA Draft Prospect Breakdown: Terence Davis Before his senior year started, he signed his letter of intent with Ole Miss to play basketball. Things didn't look promising during his freshman season, in which he averaged 1.8 points in 6.6 minutes per game, shot 27.3 percent from three and only connected on 36.8 percent of his free throw attempts.
Sixers writers back-and-forth: How they’d approach this… Here, they'll go back and forth on all of the pressing topics - "run it back" versus not, choosing between Jimmy Butler and Tobias Harris, free agents and more. Rich: So Derek, here we are - draft week with a different perspective than we have become accustomed to over the past half-decade.
RUMOR: The Sixers' Contingency Plan If Jimmy Butler Leaves In Free Agency Should the Sixers opt to let Butler walk and sign Harris, they could arm themselves with some solid help at the wing, using the remaining money to bring back marksman JJ Redick while pursuing Green and Ross as a contingency plan, according to Jordan Brenner of The Athletic.
Pre-Draft Workout Preview - 6.18.19 The NBA Draft countdown clock is ticking closer to zero, with dreams set to come true in just a few short days. Before closing the book on the pre-draft process, the Sixers will host another workout in Camden Tuesday. Here's the scoop on the group:. Armoni Brooks.
Philadelphia 76ers 2019 NBA Draft profile: Cam Reddish The Philadelphia 76ers won't have a top-10 pick, but Cam Reddish is a fun fit to theorize on paper due to his size, shooting and playmaking potential.
NBA Draft Prospect Carsen Edwards Is Well and Mild-mannered, But on the Court, Will 'try to Tear Your Throat Out' Edwards is barely 6-foot. In a league that's becoming increasingly about positionless basketball and switchable defenders, Edwards is a dinosaur as a small, scoring guard. But those putting too much stock into his stature may be doing so at their own peril.
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