The 76ers believe they have a prospect to contend for a title.
The 76ers incredibly obtained forward Tobias Harris from the Clippers before the trade deadline. He’ll mix with Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Jimmy Butler and JJ Redick to form one particular of the very best starting up lineups in the NBA.
Normal manager Elton Model claimed this weekend the 76ers upgraded their roster mainly because they believe that their championship “window is now.”
“Joel Embiid, observing his expansion. Ben Simmons, observing his expansion,” Model claimed, by way of NBC Sports activities Philadelphia. “They’ve speedily enhanced over the past year. The window is now. Our chance is now.
“So, as soon as I noticed that window, we talked over having a shot at it now, mainly because who knows how long this window is likely to be open up.”
Harris has averaged 18 factors and seven rebounds by means of his very first two game titles with the 76ers, both wins. Philadelphia topped the Lakers 143-120 on Sunday.
The 76ers will enter their matchup Tuesday against the Celtics with a 36-20 report. They are in fourth position of the Japanese Meeting standings.