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Is winning worth it for the Sixers?

Is it more important for the Philadelphia 76ers to sacrifice winning for draft picks, or to have a "win now" mentality? The Inquirer's Bob Ford weighs in.

Is winning worth it for the Sixers?

Is playoff experience worth more to the Sixers than a high draft pick? (Ron Cortes/Staff Photographer)
Is playoff experience worth more to the Sixers than a high draft pick? (Ron Cortes/Staff Photographer)
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Is it more important for the Philadelphia 76ers to sacrifice winning for draft picks, or to have a "win now" mentality? The Inquirer's Bob Ford weighs in. 

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Bob Ford has been writing about Philadelphia sports since 1981, and is still trying to figure it all out. A former beat writer covering the Phillies and the 76ers, Ford became a general sports columnist for the Inquirer in 2003, following in and occasionally falling in the deep footsteps of Bill Lyon, Frank Dolson and many distinguished others. He comes to the Philly.com blogosphere after award-winning success as designer/editor of the fabulous Pen & Pencil Club softball blog. Likes: Palestra, inside-the-park home runs, sunny days. Dislikes: phony people, cloudy days, rewrites. Reach Bob at bford@phillynews.com.

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