Originally written on Razzball Basketball  |  Last updated 8/20/12
As you no doubt have heard, Andrew Bynum is the big cheesesteak in Philadelphia’s crusty roll. He just came off a career year with the Lakers and will only be 25 this season, so there are expectations that he will rise above and beyond what he has already done. I do like Bynum, let me get that out of the way, but there are many alarming aspects about the big guynum: 1) He can’t stay healthy. The dude is so brittle he may as well be peanut. Bizarrely, he actually played an entire 82 games once, but his average is more in line with 60 games. He can still give you good numbers during that time, but this isn’t like baseball where players go on the DL. Bynum is going to chew up a spot on your bench for 1/4 of the season while offering nothing. Yes, he was healthy last season, but last season was some Twilight Zone episode that we can’t really rely upon too much. 2) Philadelphia is a mess. Not the city. That’s dirty, not messy. No, the Sixers ranked 23rd out of 30 teams in points scored l...
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