Saturday, April 25, 2015

Sixers NBAD-League franchise coming

Sixers NBAD-League franchise coming

The 76ers are set to announce the acquisition of an NBA Developmental League team on Saturday.

Sixers majority owner Joshua Harris, who not long ago said the Sixers were very close to announcing the acquisition of a team, will be joined at the University of Delaware along with NBA Development League president Dan Reed and a pair of senators from Delaware to make the announcement Saturday afternoon. .

U.S Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons (both D-DE) will also be on hand for the announcement. The name of the team is unknown. 

About this blog

Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004 and took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering Temple basketball and football for the previous three years.

Marc Narducci has served in a variety of roles with the Inquirer since beginning in 1983. He has covered the 76ers as a backup and a beat writer. In addition, Narducci has covered everything from the Super Bowl to the World Series and a lot in between.

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