The rising young guard will be reevaluated in three to four weeks and updates will be provided as appropriate.
First, he and I reflect on Joel Embiid's career night against the Jazz after four days of letting it marinate.
The Sixers concluded their 4-0 preseason tour with a home victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday. Now, they gear up for next week's start of the regular season. With the 82-game campaign just days away, who is rising and who is falling?
The Sixers kept their core in tact and added some depth. The majority of people are bullish on their ceiling in the 2022-23 season. But, some remain skeptical of their age and leadership. Whether you're ready to buy in or not, here are 5 reasons to be optimistic about the Sixers.
The best products have the biggest prices. Whether it's multi-billion-dollar sports franchises or mom-and-pop operations, that's just business. For the Sixers and any pursuits of star forward Kevin Durant, that price likely includes prized young guard Tyrese Maxey.
You might remember the 2021-22 Sixers as a roller coaster, from the Ben Simmons situation to the James Harden deal to “Tobias Harris over me?!”. For a beat writer, the season’s biography is written from behind the basket on the visitor’s side of the court.
The purpose of this reflection was not to give you a picture of my life story. This was not intended to be some magnificent, touching story. This is me providing context about myself in hopes that it makes it easy to understand why I take my work seriously, why I'm so grateful for the opportunities I've been afforded.
There are teams that have good reason to pursue Irving, but the Sixers aren't one of them.
There are less than 2 weeks until the opening of free agency. There are going to be a lot of reports cycling around the NBA world. But, this one might fit the Sixers as well as any out there.