In the final installment reviewing the state of the Atlantic Division heading into the 2013-14 NBA season, John Finger tells us what to expect out of the Sixers:
The Sixers lost to the Timberwolves 125-102 Wednesday night in their final preseason game, but lost in the blowout was the fact that they actually led 17-10 with 5:52 to play in the first quarter
Flush the season? Sure. Great idea. Everybody’s on board with the Sixers’ plan. You sacrifice the present for the future. You lose now and get a stud or two in a loaded draft next June.
Granted, the Sixers did not play three of their starters in Thursday’s game against the Bobcats, but a 110-84 loss to a team that won 21 games last year is an indication of just how far this young