01/17/13 12:22 pm EST
While many in Philadunkia nation were simply giddy over the fact that Andrew Bynum shot some free throws at the Sixers practice facility earlier this week, I would argue that now is the time to trade Bynum and improve the team’s future.
Through no fault of his own, Bynum isn’t the answer for the 7-6’s woes. 50+ losses is where this team is heading and not even Lebron makes this team a contender. No cap space and a lack of cheap talent is a pretty bad place to be in the NBA, regardless of whether or not Bynum is healthy going forward. As the halfway point of the season is nearing and the trade deadline is a month away, here is the first look at getting Bynum out of here.
This is not an indictment on Bynum. Instead what I am Iooking out for is long term future of the 76ers. I recognize more is needed to compete for an NBA title and I am taking a no lose risk in the long run.
After the jump, my trade idea for moving Andrew Bynum