On paper, the Sixers have everything you need to compete for a championship in 2019.
With LeBron James on the other side of the country, the Eastern Conference is wide open. Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia 76ers, Toronto Raptors and Boston Celtics are all competing to make the NBA Finals and there is little to pick between the East’s top four.
Orlando Magic are trading for former number one overall pick Markelle Fultz from the Philadelphia 76ers, as reported by Shams Charania.
Philadelphia 76ers agreed a trade to acquire Tobias Harris, Boban Marjanovic and Mike Scott from the Los Angeles Clippers, as confirmed by Sarah Todd.
Oklahoma City Thunder beat Philadelphia 76ers 117-115 in a thrilling game at Wells Fargo Center on Saturday.
Jimmy Butler and the Philadelphia 76ers are already having problems. The NBA's front offices will be busy if he becomes available again.
Ben Simmons is the reigning Rookie of the Year and a probable All-Star. He attempted a rare pair of jump shots on New Year's Day.
Tom Thibodeau should be delighted with the haul he received for Butler.
The three best in the East face-off in the Atlantic Division.
The 76ers are a contender in the East next season, even after missing out on Paul George and LeBron James.