Nerlens Noel Impressive in Second Summer Action
Nerlens Noel had eight points, six rebounds, two steals and three blocks in 24 minutes of Tuesday's Summer League game against the Rockets.
The 76ers rested him on Sunday in the second half of a back-to-back set. Noel was fantastic in his debut on Saturday, scoring 19 points with four steals and a block.
There was a scary moment in the third quarter when Noel appeared to hurt his ankle, but continued to play. However, he might get Wednesday off because of it.
Sixers seconder rounder K.J. McDaniels finished with 15 points and five rebounds. Another second round pick, Jerami Grant, turned in his best performance of summer league so far, scoring 11 points as a reserve.Undrafted free agent and St. Joe's alum Ronald Roberts Jr. had another solid game, finishing with nine points and four rebounds.
The Sixers return to action on Wednesday night when they face the Brooklyn Nets.