Trade Analysis: Nerlens Noel for Jrue Holiday
After the first five picks of the 2013 NBA draft melted away my brain, there wasn't much left in the first place to process what happened at #6 -- the indescribable, searing elation at a Nerlens Noel - Anthony Davis future followed by the slow, creeping, insidious realization that not only had Dell Demps passed on Noel-Davis, he'd traded away the ... (more)Full Story
Since: Jun 09
San Fernando Valley
#1 Jun 29, 2013
This move is downright weird! Unless the Sixers wanted to remove Holliday's salary for more cap space, I can't understand why you would trade your ALL STAR point guard for an unproven entity in Noel, who was projected as the number one draft pick that five other teams passed on as he fell to #6only for trading purposes), and there is a question of him being injury prone.
Of course I could just chalk it up to 76er management and the decision they just made in selecting their new head coach. Very strange times in Sixerland...
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