Modern big men on championship teams can score on the perimeter and defend as well. The Sixers had half that equation.
Lonnie Walker IV averaged 11.5 points, 2.6 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.2 turnovers in 27.8 minutes with the Hurricanes.
Trae Young received the Wayman Tisdale Award for being the national freshman of the year after leading the NCAA in scoring (27.4 points per game) and assists (8.7).
The small forward from Missouri was the 2017 national high school player of the year.
That playoff series against the Celtics revealed some hard truths about Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, and Markelle Fultz, and the Sixers have to make sure that trio learns the right lessons.
Aside from getting an A-list free agent, a healthy and in-shape Embiid is the Sixers' best bet to challenge the Celtics for Eastern Conference supremacy next season.
Miles Bridges will interview with the Sixers on Friday. Meanwhile, Villanova's Donte DiVincenzo made waves with his impressive vertical.
Former Westtown School and Texas standout standout Mo Bamba had the longest measured wingspan at the combine at 7 feet, 10 inches.
As the Villanova guards try to raise their draft stock, the draft analysts weigh in on where they might get selected.
Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz need to find their jumpers, but what can other Sixers do to make things a little easier moving forward?
How the Sam Hinkie plan for a championship has been co-opted by Process truthers.
Keith answered questions in a live chat at noon Thursday.
Who will the Sixers pick with the No. 10 pick in the NBA draft? See what the experts are saying.