20 Years Since the 76ers Last Made it to the NBA Finals
For two decades, the Philadelphia 76ers have been on the cusp of making it to the NBA Finals, but something always gets in the way of their success. Now, with James Harden wanting a trade and Joel Embiid’s cryptic comments about his future with the team, the patience of the fans is wearing thin.
GM Daryl Morey Sends Message to Fans
In an effort to reassure the fans, General Manager Daryl Morey spoke on local Philly radio and promised to do whatever it takes to put the right pieces around Embiid, whether it be through free agency or trades. However, there are only so many assets available to him, and his words don’t appear to be backed up by action.
The Philadelphia 76ers have been on the brink of making it to the NBA Finals for the past two decades, but they have yet to get over the hump. Now, with the Harden trade and Embiid’s uncertain future, the fans are becoming increasingly impatient. GM Daryl Morey has promised to do what he can to put the right pieces around Embiid, but he can only do so much with what he has.