The Sixers will be back in South Philadelphia on Wednesday night as they welcome the Toronto Raptors to town.
If this trade were to happen, would you be in favor of the Sixers pulling the trigger?
Ravi Shah was named the team’s Vice President of Strategy, the Sixers announced on Tuesday.
Monta Ellis scored 24 points, including 13 in the third quarter when Dallas took its first lead, and the Mavericks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 97-94 Monday night.
Jeff Teague had a career-high 33 points and 10 assists, Al Horford added 20 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 113-103 on Friday night.
The Sixers won another come from behind shocker Wednesday night, taking down Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets. Spencer Hawes went out to celebrate afterward.
Tony Wroten had his first career triple-double, James Anderson scored a career-high 36 points and Spencer Hawes made the go-ahead basket with 34 seconds left in overtime to help the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Houston Rockets 123-117 Wednesday night.
The defending Western Conference champions are off to a 7-1 start following consecutive wins in New York and Philadelphia.
Much has been made of Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie’s plan for the rebuilding team, and the process that he’ll use to build that team. So far, that plan appears to (not surprisingly) be about youth and size.
Normally, the made-up trade comes on a Wednesday or a Thursday. But with Evan Turner playing well, and trade rumors starting to fly, this one was created because of emergency circumstances.
Evan Turner scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Tony Wroten added 18 points and the Philadelphia 76ers cruised to a 94-79 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night to overshadow the return of Andrew Bynum.
This week’s made up trade involves Thaddeus Young, and three other teams.
Evan Turner led Philadelphia with 24 points and Spencer Hawes had 13. Rookie Michael Carter-Williams finished with 19 points, seven assists and five rebounds.
Sixers coach Brett Brown says Michael Carter-Williams’ laid back demeanor was initially frustrating in practice.
The Golden State Warriors handed the Philadelphia 76ers their first loss of the season, 110-90 on Monday night.