The Sixers announced that they have waived guard James Anderson.
This move opens up the door for second rounder K.J McDaniels, who the Sixers took with the 32nd pick in the NBA draft. 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie was complimentary of McDaniels game in a recent interview, citing specifically his defensive abilities...
The 76ers selected Clemson small forward K.J. McDaniels with the second pick, 32nd overall, of the second round of Thursday's draft. McDaniels was the ACC defensive player of the year and averaged 17.7 points per game this season.
Robinson possesses great athleticism and speed that should benefit him in the Sixers' up-tempo offense and could battle with Hollis Thompson and James Anderson for time