The Philadelphia 76ers are in talks to acquire a initial altogether pick in Thursday’s NBA breeze from a Boston Celtics in sell for their third altogether collect this year and a destiny first-rounder.
Sources: Philadelphia is watchful on medical information on Markelle Fultz, though low into talks on appropriation Boston’s No. 1 altogether pick.
Boston would acquire Sixers No. 3 altogether collect in 2017 and package to embody destiny initial from Sixers, sources say. https://t.co/AK5LyYXnYX
According to reports, Philadelphia would expected name Washington indicate ensure Markelle Fultz to enlarge their immature core that includes Joel Embiid, final year’s initial altogether collect Ben Simmons and rookie of a year favourite Dario Saric.
Deal talks are distant adequate along that Fultz could be on his approach to Philadelphia for a assembly Saturday, sources say. https://t.co/kR8vwZu8i2
With a third altogether pick, their options could embody forwards Josh Jackson, Jayson Tatum and Jonathan Isaac.
Boston won this year’s breeze lottery, a outcome of a 2014 trade in that they acquired Brooklyn Nets’ initial pick.
Philadelphia missed a playoffs and finished a deteriorate 28-54.