Over the last weekend's NBA board of governors meetings, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver took time to clarify his involvement in Sixers recent Front Office changes, saying all he did was make the connection between Jerry Colangelo and Sixers Majority Owner Josh Harris.
The 2015-2016 season ended for the Sixers with 10 wins and a new President of Basketball Operations. The Colangelos are in power and Sam Hinkie has left town but NBC Sports NBA Analyst Chris Mannix says that the Sixers could still become what Hinkie envisioned for this team:
"There's no doubt that they are in a better position now then perhaps they were a couple of years ago when this rebuil
The 76ers have insisted that the hiring of Bryan Colangelo to fill the void after Sam Hinkie's resignation had nothing to do with Jerry Colangelo, who is still in house as a Special Advisor to Owner Joshua Harris.
Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reports that when Sam Hinkie emailed his resignation letter on Wednesday to Sixers ownership, he included 12 majority and minority owners, and Jerry Colangelo. Sources tell Wojnarowski that Hinkie suspects it was Colangelo who leaked the 13 page letter to the media...
More details are coming out about what led up to the resignation of Sam Hinkie from the 76ers, why it happened, who caused it, and what events let to Hinkie's decision to write a 13 page letter to Sixers' ownership.
Bob Cooney of Philadelphia Daily News said Thursday Afternoon that all of this started when the NBA paired Sixers' owner Josh Harris with Jerry Colangelo:
"When the NBA got involv