76ers fire general manager King

76ers fire general manager King

There are 8 comments on the The Morning Call story from Dec 4, 2007, titled 76ers fire general manager King. In it, The Morning Call reports that:

The 76ers fired general manager and team president Billy King on Tuesday and replaced him with New Jersey Nets general manager Ed Stefanski.

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A-town Res

United States

#2 Dec 4, 2007
Took long enough!

Laceyville, PA

#3 Dec 4, 2007
About 5 years too late.. I hate the NBA, but Billy King is an idiot.

“You got the wrong person”

Since: Aug 07

Schwenksville, PA

#5 Dec 4, 2007
It's about time!
Sixer 4 Life

Urbana, OH

#6 Dec 4, 2007
Good ridance !!!!!

Since: Nov 07

Location hidden

#7 Dec 4, 2007
Finally wrote:
About 5 years too late.. I hate the NBA, but Billy King is an idiot.
Iverson was the best part of the team

the revenue and fans he brought in made up for his personality.

I never watched basketball with much interest until the sixers drafted iverson. his style of play, his heart, and his passion made me a sixers fan

then king trades a.i. for what? Andre Miller?

And anyone who thinks Iguodala can carry a team is an idiot, he couldn't score 30 in a game if he was playing a high school team


#8 Dec 4, 2007
Mo Cheeks....assume the position!!
Dick Kedd

Hazleton, PA

#9 Dec 4, 2007
Why hire the GM from another equally incompetent organization? The Nets are as big a joke as the Sixers. How about raiding the management of Detroit or San Antonio?

It's tough being a Philly sports fan when upper management is so damned stupid.


#10 Dec 4, 2007
Should have happened in 2001, Billy King doesn't know the first thing about basketball, even after playing at Duke.

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