The heavily undermanned 76ers could not buy a 3-pointer and struggled to defend the paint in their 120-109 loss to the Jazz on Saturday night.
To the relief of Sixers fans everywhere, the team matched Utah’s offer sheet to Paul Reed. The fan favorite center is staying in a Sixers uniform.
Paul Reed reportedly signed a 3-year, $23 million offer sheet with the Jazz. The Sixers have until 11:59 p.m. ET to decide if they will match it.
The Sixers take on the Jazz on their home court in search of their first Summer League win.
The Sixers (5-4) start their five-game west coast road trip with a visit to Utah to take on the Jazz (5-5).
The Sixers welcome the Utah Jazz to town on Monday night, looking to rebound from their disappointing loss against the Warriors on Saturday.
The Sixers host the Jazz on Friday night as Jimmy Butler makes his home debut in Philadelphia.
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The Cavaliers traded Kyle Korver to the Utah Jazz, a team that the Sixers dealt him to nearly 10 years ago.
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After playing with just eight players on Saturday, the Sixers could very well be short-handed again against the Jazz on Monday as both Joel Embiid and Richaun Holmes are listed as questionable.
The Sixers (6-4) let leads slip away, but managed to come away with the win on the road in Utah (5-6)
Despite a big fourth quarter from Fultz, and a second half comeback, the Sixers drop their second straight game.