New Look Sixers

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  1. MackeyDingo

    MackeyDingo REALLY Well-Known Member

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    How is there no thread on this?

    This is a completely new team. Once the season starts, the city will realize that all these reports of Philadelphia Basketball's demise were greatly exaggerated.

    Fultz. Simmons. Embiid. Covington. Saric. Redick. Johnson. Holmes. Anderson. Stauskas. Cabarrot. Korkmaz. Bolden.


    The team is getting national press, the games are schedule to be televised nationally. Soon Philly will realize what the country and the NBA is realizing, the sixers are a team of consequence.
     
  2. MackeyDingo

    MackeyDingo REALLY Well-Known Member

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    Joel Embiid is the best player in the league.

    He is beyond a force of nature. He is a universal force of space and time. He WILL score on you. You WILL NOT score in the paint. He is his own second coming.

    More points than minutes? Check. 35% from the 3PL? Check. Rebounds?. Blocks? Assists?. Check. Check. Check. Pump faking a three and slashing and driving to the rim? Check.

    And this from a 7’-2” 280lb monster stolen from the nightmares of the basketball gods.

    The sixers are nearly unwatchable without him. With him, they may be the third best team in the league.

    Last year, sixers defense went from LAST to FIRST when he stepped on the court. Like President Trump, there’s no precedent for that. Nothing to compare that to through which it makes sense. You look at it and still cannot believe it’s happening. And yet, everyday I wake up and it’s still true. Am I still talking about sports? Who cares, nobody is reading this thread.
     
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  4. funk

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    we'll be lucky if he plays 44 games.
     
  5. Malloy

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    Got my tickets - I'm ready!
     

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