The Philadelphia 76ers have released it’s 15 man roster leading into their first game of the season. Many Philadelphia fans and pundits are going into the season with expectations at rock bottom [ESPN Power Rankings], but maybe there is some hope for a 7th or 8th seed? Maybe not, but read ahead and follow me on this…
Although the average age of players on the team is 24 years old, over half of the players already have experience within the organization. The new face of the team, Jahlil Okafor, will have a big opportunity to show and prove why he was selected top 3 in the most recent draft. The young culture of the team can potentially create a necessary bond and chemistry, which could lead to a few pleasant surprises.
Let’s hope last night was a sign of good things to come for Jahlil:
— Philadelphia 76ers (@Sixers) October 29, 2015
…Or maybe I am being the typical Philadelphia fan, finding optimism and discovering every bit of sunlight through the cracks in those brick walls our franchises always seem to run into.
Read up on the 15 players who will be representing your Philadelphia 76ers this season, here via NBA.com : http://www.nba.com/sixers/news/beat-opening-night-roster-recap#
Guest Contribution by Tre Banks