The Sports Bank will be counting down to the opening tip of the 2012-13 NBA season with team by team previews starting with the worst and working our way to the title contenders. There is no lockout this time around so let’s get going.
The Philadelphia 76ers made a major splash in the off-season by trading Andre Iguodala for Andrew Bynum in a four-team deal. The Sixers are hoping Bynum is able to stay healthy and help put them in contention for the Eastern Conference title.
2011-12: 35-31, 8th in Eastern Conference
Predicted EC Finish: 6th
Projected Depth Chart:
C: Andrew Bynum/Spencer Hawes/Kwame Brown
PF: Thaddues Young/Lavoy Allen/Arnett Moultrie
SF: Evan Turner/Dorell Wright/Damien Wilkins
SG: Jason Richardson/Nick Young
PG: Jrue Holiday/Royal Ivey/Maalik Wayns
Philadelphia’s off-season was: bold. Philly made a big move by swapping Andre Iguodala for Bynum who is in the final year of his contract. By making that deal, they ultimately anointed Bynum as thei...