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Philadelphia 76ers: Tony Wroten Trade Grade
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Philly Trade: Second Round Pick
Philly Receives: Tony Wroten
- The Philadelphia 76ers are stocking up on young assets and they just landed an excellent young talent in 2012 first round pick, Tony Wroten, who they acquired from the Memphis Grizzlies. They only had one point guard and one shooting guard on the roster, Michael Carter Williams and Jason Richardson, who is currently injured and Wroten is a capable backup at either position and should receive a lot of playing time next season.
In his rookie year, he only played 7.8 minutes per game, but he averaged around 11.5 points, 4 rebounds and 5 assists per 36 minutes. Those are solid numbers, but he does have the talent to be a far better player. He is an excellent athlete and at 6’6 is very big for a combo guard and with that size and athleticism, he could become an excellent defender and should be able to get to the rim with ease if he becomes...
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The Philadelphia 76ers have acquired guard Tony Wroten from the Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for a conditional second round draft selection in2 014 and a trade exception.
The Grizzlies announced the trade Thursday.
The 6-foot-6, 208-pound Wroten was the 25th pick overall in 2012 after he played one season in college at Washington. He played in 35 games and averaged 2.6 points...
The 76ers finally made another roster move, and we’ll see if it turns into something.
Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Grizzlies have traded guard Tony Wroten to the 76ers for a future second round pick.
Memphis has traded guard Tony Wroten to the 76ers for a future second round pick, league source tells Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) August 22, 2013
The Memphis Grizzlies have traded Tony Wroten to the Philadelphia 76ers for a future second round draft pick, according to a source.
Wroten averaged 2.6 points and 1.2 assists in 35 games as a rookie last season.
Wroten, 20, was selected No. 25 by the Grizzlies in the 2012 NBA draft.
The Tony Wroten era in Memphis over.
According to Yahoo Sports the Grizzlies have traded Wroten to the 76ers for a future second round pick.
Wroten was taken with the 25th pick by Memphis in 2012 but playing behind Mike Conley and Jerryd Bayless he wasn't able to find much floor time. And with the Grizzlies signing Nick Calathes as a third point guard Wroten was likely bound...
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Memphis Grizzlies have traded second-year guard, Tony Wroten, to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for a future second-round pick.
The 20-year old averaged 2.6 points and 1.2 assists in 8 minutes per game for the Grizzlies last season.