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Jason Richardson is sitting out the front end of the 76ers back-to-back start to the week. J-Rich's left knee is keeping him out, and he'll be replaced in the starting lineup with Dorell Wright (via Dei Lynam's Twitter).
Wright has disappointed this season in the timeshare with J-Rich. Wright is averaging 8.1 points, 4.1 rebounds, 1.6 assists, .9 steals and .4 blocks in 22.8 minutes. The three-point threat has hit 59 3-pointers on the season.
Avoid this timeshare if you can.
Photo via Jason Richardson's Facebook page.
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Despite staring for Jason Richardson, Dorell Wright continued his disappointing play.
In a loss to the Spurs Monday, Wright played just 16 minutes, scoring three points (1-5 FG, 1-2 FT) to go with four rebounds and three assists. He's not worth owning if he cannot produce in J-Rich's absence.
Nick Young received the majority of the shooting guard minutes (31), scoring...
via Philly Inquirer:
Andrew Bynum continues to report progress with his injured knees, but a significant hurdle awaits.
“I still haven’t done lateral movement, and that will be the biggest test,” the 76ers center said before Monday’s game against the San Antonio Spurs at the Wells Fargo Center. “Cutting is the last thing to do, and I think I am building up to that slowly...
Andrew Bynum continues to target a return from his injured knees after the All-Star break.
Still hoping for a return at the All-Star break?: “Yeah, that’s my hope. Obviously, again, I still haven’t done lateral movement. That’ll be the biggest test. Cutting is the last thing to do, and I’m building up to that slowly but surely.”
What feels comfortable?: “Not jumping. Just post moves. Left- and right-shoulder stuff. Turnaround jumpshots at the right shoulder...
Tony Parker of the San Antonio Spurs and Jrue Holiday of the Philadelphia 76ers will be the matchup for tonight's game.
During their first meeting this season, Parker outscored Holiday 20-11 while Holiday helped his team grabbing 8 rebounds and dishing out 8 assists. Holiday shot 33% (5-15) from the field while Parker shot 50% (8-16) for the game. WIth Parker on the floor...
As previously noted on That NBA Lottery Pick, we love powerful slam dunks and during tonight's San Antonio Spurs/Philadelphia 76ers game, Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard decided to put Thaddeus Young on a poster.Check out the power slam that happened in the third quarter of play: