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According to Sixers GM Tony DiLeo we have “good news” on the Andrew Bynum front as he has been cleared to move into the next phase of his rehab. Riding a stationary bike is on the horizon and barring any setback Bynum might even dribble a basketball by January. Bynum in the last year of his contract he signed with the Lakers could get a big payday if he manages to step onto the court for the Sixers this season. Now if that big payday comes from Philly, that will be the much debated subject from now until he signs his next contract.
Bone bruises and how long do they take to heal? With little real medical information coming from the Sixers or Bynum’s doctors, do a search on the subject you will find it can take a few days to a few weeks according to the MayoClinic.com for the average person I guess. Bynum, who hasn’t had any action since the end of last season is moving on past 6 months of his “recovery” leaving many of us to think the worst. The worst, never to take the court for the Sixers this season being this fans second worst thought. The number ONE thought…..signing Bynum to a long-term deal that potentially will keep the Sixers average at best for the next decade. It is not often you get a shot at one of the best in the NBA but let’s think of the many MISTAKES made in the past by the Sixers. Take your pick, the trading of Moses Malone for Jeff Ruland being my all time favorite worst pretty much ruined the Sixers franchise for YEARS. This one though could be moved down to second on the list if the Sixers were to sign Bynum past this year.
Forget all the encouraging words from DiLeo, Bynum is a bust. If he plays this season or not, the Sixers and fans need to move on and look to the future. That future is not with a 25-year-old that needs six plus months to recover from bone bruises.Similar Posts:
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Andrew Bynum has been cleared to start a six-step rehabilitation process but there is still no timetable when he can return to play for the Philadelphia 76ers.
The 7-foot center hasn't practiced or played for the Sixers this season because of bone bruises in his knees. Bynum says his right knee now feels fine. He says there is some pain in his left knee.
Bynum visited his doctor...
Since Philadelphia 76ers center Andrew Bynum hasn't played a game this season, we here at That NBA Lottery Pick have to settle for these small nuggets of Bynum-related stories.During a recent interview with the media, Andrew showed off his new French braid look that some could call cornrows:(Image courtesy of The 700 Level)
Despite not playing all season, Andrew Bynum says he will step on the court at some point.credit: usatoday.com
It’s been a rollercoaster ride for Andrew Bynum in the NBA. Many would claim that his enormous potential has yet to be tapped, due to injuries and off the court issues. He’s probably the one center in the league who can at least be mentioned in the same breath as Dwight...
Andrew Bynum’s Hair has been out of the news for too long — or, at least too long in his eyes — so practically on cue, the injured center showed up to the Wells Fargo Center Friday evening rockin’ some sweet French braids. So, how do we know they’re not cornrows? Because the AP’s Dan Gelston asked:
@the700level I asked him about his “cornrows.” He said it’s French...
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Andrew Bynum's long-awaited debut for the Philadelphia 76ers is still a distant goal, but at least Bynum is progressing in the right direction. The former Lakers center has been out since being traded to the 76ers as part of a blockbuster deal. However, he is now moving toward a return. According to ESPN, Bynum can begin rehabbing his injured knees. He said he was cleared to...
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Andrew Bynum’s knees are keeping him from playing this season, but his hair is keeping him relevant. Here he is Friday night with his latest braided ‘do:
Andrew Bynum remains out indefinitely but has been approved to increase his activity level.
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