Sixers Mortgage Future in Latest Proposed Trade

Philadelphia 76ers, Tyrese Maxey


Matisse Thybulle #22 and Tyrese Maxey #0 of the Philadelphia 76ers.

Following recent developments, the Philadelphia 76ers find themselves in the middle of the NBA’s biggest storylines. Kevin Durant listed Philly among his desired landing spots, along with the Boston Celtics.

Since this news surfaced, the two-time Finals MVP has been spotted hanging out with former teammate and Sixers star James Harden. This has caused fans to connect all possible dots that could lead to a blockbuster trade going down.

Along with Sixers fans, some analysts believe Philly could be the best situation for Durant if he does land a change of scenery. However, due to having limited at their disposal, Daryl Morey will be fighting an uphill battle as he attempts to add another superstar trade to his resume.

Recently, the people over at Bleacher Report came up with one trade to bolster each NBA team’s starting lineup. As expected, the Sixers acquire the disgruntled All-Star forward. In the scenario, they part ways with Tobias Harris, Tyrese Maxey, Matisse Thybulle, and two first-round picks in exchange for Durant. 

Durant teaming up with James Harden for a third time would be something, considering how poorly things ended in Brooklyn, but Frank Isola reported that Durant “would like” to reunite with his former running