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Looking at it, it doesn't seem fun being traded from a team like the Los Angeles Lakers and landing on a team like the Philadelphia 76ers, especially when they are also without Andre Iguodala and Maurice Harkless.
However, it seems that Bynum is excited to be a Sixer, as the young center finally gets to see what being "the man" is like.
Bynum could test free agency next summer, but he's definitely looking forward to what Philly brings this year.
“To be honest, my first experience here’s been so great, I’m really looking forward to making this my home," he told Philly.com
. “It’s the next step in my career. It’s a lot more exciting and a lot more fun knowing they are going to run [the offense] through you. Looking at the roster, we have a deep team. The sky is the limit.”Josh Dhani is the founder of FootBasket. You can read more about him at his website. Follow him on Twitter @joshdhani.
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