There's no question the Sixers need point guards, but acquiring the right one is not as urgent as you might think.
The Sixers added three-point marksman Nik Stauskas, and rookie big man Jahlil Okafor sure is happy. "I love being around great shooters," he said.
Jerami Grant said Thursday at the first summer league workout that he knew the Sixers were getting a "big talent" when they selected Jahlil Okafor.
4dThe NBA ordered the Sixers to pay $3 million to the Pelicans for failure to disclose Jrue Holiday's injuries before the 2013 trade, the Inquirer reported.
4dThe headlines read "Jahlil Okafor drops his Sixers jersey like trash." That's a good headline!
4dLeBron James will not exercise his $21.6 million option on his contract and will become a free agent on July 1. He's still expected to re-sign with Cleveland.
4dSixers second-round pick J.P. Tokoto, who played at UNC, knows Jahlil Okafor is a player. "Big Ja, he's a game-changer," Tokoto said.
5dSecond-round picks Richaun Holmes and J.P. Tokoto see a chance to play and develop with Sixers.
5dAt his introductory press conference, the Sixers' newest big man Jahlil Okafor talked about his desire to win and his hatred of losing.
6dHundreds of mourners packed a Philadelphia funeral home Friday to honor Harvey Pollack, the longtime NBA employee and statistics icon who died Tuesday at the age of 93.