Fultz to ramp up on-court activities

By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Staff

Sixers top pick Markelle Fultz has made another step toward returning by ramping up his basketball activities.

With word coming just a few days ago that Fultz was no longer experiencing soreness in his shoulder, the Sixers plan to start him with on-court activities. The Sixers released the following update regarding the injured rookie:

It would seem the earliest Fultz can return would be in three weeks, but the team’s update has left the door open to a longer stretch without the number one overall pick.