Found September 19, 2012 on
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Sixers addition of Bynum makes the off-season an A
The Sixers off-season certainly has given us BIG SURPRISES and much HOPE. Coming out of the gate and making big changes quickly in the free agent season the Sixers had looked to be done by July. The active Sixers had signed Kwame Brown who was quickly ordained the starting center by Coach Collins. They replaced Lou Williams with Nick Young and drafted Maurice Harkless who had very similar skills to Andre Iguodala. These moves did not provide much excitement and the overall off-season grade on July 19 was a C.
Trading away Andre Iguodala and picking up Andrew Bynum since July 19 has definitely changed the overall grade of the Sixer off-season. It also improves the grade on Harkless from a C to a B. Now we have to wait and see much time he will get on the court. The Bynum trade gets an A and add the loss of Dwight Howard from the Eastern Conference, the trade gets an A+.
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Philadelphia is one of the best sports city in America but for whatever reason fans don’t always show up to watch their basketball team. The main reason is because the 76ers have been an average team for many years. While the other three pro teams in the city are constantly making the playoffs.
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The Philadelphia 76ers had a successful postseason in 2012 when they knocked out the Chicago Bulls and forcing a Game 7 against the Boston Celtics, but how did they do in their off-season? Additions and Subtractions: Drafted Moe Harkless (traded to Magic), Arnett Moultrie; re-signed Spencer Hawes, Lavoy Allen; Signed (traded) Kwame Brown, Dorell [...]