The Sixers announced the call up of forward Drew Gordon.
Nerlens Noel will not play Sunday night when the Sixers take on the Raptors.
In a pair of moves, the Sixers acquired forwards Malcolm Thomas and Travis Outlaw.
Temple has its roots firmly in the gritty tradition of Philadelphia basketball, not much flash but loads of defense and unselfishness. San Diego State has no tradition beyond all that gorgeous beach — and a handful of NCAA tournament defeats before this year.