Nerlens Noel has been teamed with quite a few PGs, and the Sixers' big man says Ish Smith "is the first true point guard I have ever played with."
For as good as Nerlens Noel is as a defensive player, the transition to power forward and adjustment to playing the perimeter won't be completely smooth for the Sixers' rookie.
9hWhatever happened to the friendship between Nerlens Noel and MCW?
21hNerlens Noel came through in the clutch more than once Monday, but the Sixers allowed a last-second bucket in a 113-111 OT loss to the Lakers.
21hDeMar DeRozan scored a career-high 42 points and tied his career high with 11 rebounds as Toronto beat Houston 99-96 on Monday night.
23hNerlens Noel tied the game up late in OT before the Sixers suffered a lapse on defense to give up a last-second bucket in a 113-111 loss to the Lakers.
1dJason Richardson, who missed Monday's game against the Lakers with swelling in his surgically repaired knee, hopes to return to the Sixers' lineup on Wednesday.
1dNerlens Noel will start again at power forward when the Sixers host the Lakers Monday night.
1dWho thought a late-season game between 2 awful teams would have so much intrigue? Draft picks are in play Monday when the Sixers face the Lakers.
How many games will the Sixers win this season?
10 or less