Doc Rivers made his first major addition to the Sixers organization by hiring Dave Joerger as an assistant coach. Joerger is a very talented X’s and O’s coach, especially on the defensive end. He has a solid resume and should complement Doc Rivers very well in what will turn out to be an extremely impactful […]Read more "Does Joerger’s arrival hurt the Sixers’ chances at landing Buddy Hield?"
Ben Simmons and Blake Griffin are vastly different styles of players. However, Griffin may have been exactly the preparation for what it takes to get the most out of the Sixers’ current 24-year old star. Under Doc Rivers, Blake Griffin developed from the high-flying dunker to the well-balanced player that is seen today. Simmons’ ceiling […]Read more "How Blake Griffin May Have Prepared Doc Rivers For Ben Simmons"
The past Hinkie-led trade deadlines for the Sixers have been all about selling. They traded away core players like Thad Young, Michael Carter-Williams and Evan Turner for basically just a bunch of draft picks. This year however, and maybe it is because Jerry ColAngelo is in the fold, but the Sixers will not be selling […]Read more "Are the Sixers likely to trade for a star before the deadline?"