In the NBA, every team is hoping to build a contender. Exactly how is it done?
We know you need star players. After all, the NBA is a talent-driven league. Meanwhile, basketball as a sport, in general, is more easily influenced by individuals than others.
That doesn’t mean you don’t need role players. Having the best collection of top-end talent is a requirement of contention – having a strong supporting cast around them can be the difference that results in a champion.
The Philadelphia 76ers have certainly got stars. Between Joel Embiid, James Harden, and Tyrese Maxey, they’ve got one of the most star-studded casts in the NBA.
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On the other hand, they could stand to improve their supporting cast.
Here’s a deal that has them doing so with the help of the Utah Jazz.