08/13/10 8:09 am EST
The Sixers currently sit a player short of a full roster. This will be a very tricky spot for the triumvirate of Thorn / Stefanski / Collins to fill. It’s tricky because the Sixers need a very specific kind of player. It’s very tricky because the free agent cupboard – and the Sixers’ war chest – is nearly bare.
An old Chinese proverb says, “A problem well defined is a problem half solved.” Because we always listen to old Chinese proverbs, let’s define the problem before we jump to the solution. Here’s where the Sixers stand as I type this (Just a paragraph ago they were sitting and now they’re standing. That’s progress. I credit Doug Collins.)