Philadelphia’s depth chart is at the moment uncertain due to the feasible addition of James Harden, who is seeking to leave his present group. In light of this, the 76ers have decided to sign Kelly Oubre to a a single-year deal. This selection was announced by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN and later confirmed by Noah Levik of NBC Sports Philadelphia. The contract will be for the veteran minimum, producing it a low-danger move for Philly. Oubre, a 6’7″ wing player, was the ideal no cost agent out there, identified for his potential to score with an typical of 20.three points and five.two rebounds per game final season with Charlotte. Though he has places in his game that need to have improvement, such as his three-point shooting, general efficiency, passing, and defense, there is nevertheless a function for Oubre in the league and with the Sixers. This signing provides him the chance to showcase his capabilities and potentially safe future contracts.
Ahead of the addition of Oubre, the 76ers have been preparing to have Tyrese Maxey and Tobias Harris get started on the wing, with D’Anthony Melton, Danuel Residence Jr., Furkan Korkmaz, and Danny Green as backups (with Green’s contract non-assured). Oubre will now aim to establish himself inside this group, but the complete lineup could undergo modifications if Harden effectively leaves his present group.