Anonymous
Last month

Sixers to announce "significant" signing

Jeff Van Groningen said on today's broadcast that Kendle is a short term replacement and that a significant signing after the nbl cup.

He pumped up the signing as a very big name.

Any ideas? Broekhoff?

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Anonymous  
Last month

They said it's an American you idiot

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Zodiac  
Last month

David Wear?

Don't get too sucked into JVG's spiel he's the ultimate salesman.

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Craig  
Last month

Hey dickhead- he didn't say an American.. its pretty well known it’s Ryan B.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Heard someone 6'6 but no name.

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Anonymous  
Last month

I thought I heard JVG say "U.S.-based player" so perhaps not necessarily American?

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Anonymous  
Last month

Dude Broekhoff is Australian clearly not an import.

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Hoopie  
Last month

+1 Zodiac

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Perthworld  
Last month

JvG definitely said "U.S.-based player".

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Anonymous  
Last month

Bolden

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Anonymous  
Last month

Not Bolden he said a shooting guard

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Anonymous  
Last month

My mate with said it's Jarrod Uthoff.

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Camel 31  
Last month

..and Gaze said A very, very good 3 point shooter...

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Anonymous  
Last month

No one said he's an import.... did say US Based though

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Anonymous  
Last month

Broekhoff ... book it .

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Anonymous  
Last month

when is it announced

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Anonymous  
Last month

Thought he said after the bubble.

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Perthworld  
Last month

After the cup correct.

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Anon  
Last month

Broekhoff Isn't a SG.
Player is US based SG.
G-League finishes March 6. Finals 7-11
Player due following NBL cup. NBL cup finishes March 14

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FM  
Last month

Why is the bubble conversation still happening?

Vic has a serious outbreak heading into colder weather. Why lock all teams in Victoria when there is reduced risk in other parts of Australia.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Brokehoff is a SG/SF

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Anonymous  
Last month

Man if we get Broekhoff I'am done with this team really a 6'6 DJ but even slower if that's possible.

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Anonymous  
Last month

#369, Sixers are playing very well and if they bring in a nba, euro league quality player you are done with the team because as you say slower. Fuck me you might be better watching motor sports.

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joshuapending  
Last month

Legit range shooting in any fashion would be welcome on this team.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Done with the team for bringing in the highest profile player that club has seen??? Bye bye then mate, you won't be missed....

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Anonymous  
Last month

I'm expecting the new announcement will be an Aussie based in the US whom maybe in the Olympic squad. I would also flick pinder for a bolden but I would presume he would be asking for too much money.

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Tdub  
Last month

If it is RB, and I really hope it is. You would think that will open up the key for our bigs and fit perfectly for our term structure.

Would be good for Ryan too with the exposure that Giddy will bring and the opportunities Giddys passing game would present. Would have to be one of the tallest guard rotations in the NBL?

Q, I don't know much about Kendall. Would it be an advantage to keep him and drop Pinder? We would have a import spot up or sleeve. Would we have enough cover in the 3 spot?

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Master Chief  
Last month

No one should be unhappy if it is Broekhoff, but I think it leaves Adelaide very thin at point guard and puts a lot of pressure on Giddey. I was hoping for a bit of a do it all 1/2/3 stud. Yeah I know, what planet am I on?

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Anonymous  
Last month

If it is Breoekhoff it would be awesome, we should also be able to keep Kendle and drop say Dillon or Teys, which is also an upgrade

would give us

Humphries/Pinder
Johnson/McVeigh
Crocker/Teys
Broekhoff/Dech
Giddey/Kendle/Mudojara

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Master Chief  
Last month

Kendle is an import.

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Master Chief  
Last month

And there's no way anyone is kicking Dech out of that starting unit haha

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Anonymous  
Last month

If broekhoff is the player I probably keep Dech starting and move Crocker to the bench.

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Anonymous  
Last month

William McDowell-White could be another option 36ers might be chasing.

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Anonymous  
Last month

WMW is not a three point shooter, his form so far in g league is hardly scoring and off the bench. He did play for kings when JVG was there though.

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Justin  
Last month

Broekhoff doesnt really suit the description Henry gave during the week, unless they were thinking someone else then Broekhoff became gettable

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Anonymous  
Last month

Humphries
Johnson
Broekhoff
Dech
Giddey

Pinder
McVeigh
Crocker
Teys
Dillon
Mudronja

From 3-5 that's as good as anyone in the league, guard wise still a little shallow and reliant on Giddey and Dech, but certainly a good team if Giddey keeps developing as a PG.

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Shano76  
Last month

Master chief, Kendle is an import- but Broekhoff wouldn't be? So could keep Kendle and Crocker? Not sure we need to keep him. But we could.

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Master Chief  
Last month

Definitely a good team but still concern with balance. Would Broekhoff make Crocker a bit obsolete? Might need more spark at point guard and run smaller rotation.

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Master Chief  
Last month

Shano76-yup,apologies. Hadn't had a cup of coffee at that point.

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Bearcat  
Last month

Broekhoff is all they need
Outside shooting and tall d
He will light up this league
3 nba quality players in 36ers poor old Joey must be envious

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KET  
Last month

I don't know why people are assuming Broekhoff, it’s just being hopeful in the same vein as Motum rumours every year

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FM  
Last month

LiAngelo Ball also qualifies as a 'significant signing'.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Brandon Paul according to Emiliano Carchia on Twitter

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Krazy  
Last month

Actually don't mind Teys playing more minutes at PG if it were RB we got. The length in the team would be incredible. Dech also plays bigger than he is.

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Anonymous  
Last month

Brandon Paul from olympiacos sg/sf

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Musk  
Last month

In all seriousness what import should the Sixers get. Obviously they aren't focusing on a big and if they want giddey to keep getting major experience then why bother going after a ball handler and since dech is performing well then do you want to replace his production. Imo either they should improve on the crocker spot or go for someone really talented (like a broekhoff type talent level) that way if you do take giddey or dech out of the starting lineup then it’s understandable and shows Adelaide are 100% serious for contending for the title. Understand that’s easier then done however but that’s what I think they should go for either a big swing or just stay put as otherwise if they’re just chasing a backup guard then Sloan might as well have stayed

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Tjamu  
Last month

BP3 im hearing.

Way to go Sixers getting Bhris Paul

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