Good morning, Sixers fans.
After the Sixers lost to the Toronto Raptors at home, Elton Brand decided to put the entire league on notice and make a huge, blockbuster trade (see story). The Sixers have made it clear that they’re all in this season and NBA Twitter, those that were awake, went wild.
Here are some of the best reactions:
February 6, 2019
Shouts to Tobias Harris, who is 26, has somehow been in the league for 14 years, and has played for 17 teams (all of which have regretted trading him immediately).— Andrew Joe Potter (@AndrewJoePotter) February 6, 2019
elton brand became the sixers gm less than 5 months ago and has already trarded for jimmy butler and tobias harris— drew (@Dcorrigan50) February 6, 2019
All I care about is Tobias Harris and Boban Marjanovic are still together. #Clippers #Sixers— Tomer Azarly (@TomerAzarly) February 6, 2019
The real stud we got in this trade...#Boban #Sixers #HereTheyCome pic.twitter.com/0eAbGCbE7v— Matt Fortson (@TheFortycent) February 6, 2019
Tobias Harris ready for Philly ✅ pic.twitter.com/TM935FMbmX— Did the Sixers Win? (@DidTheSixersWin) February 6, 2019
Turns out, Harris also likes making game-winning triples in Charlotte, like his new teammate, Jimmy Butler.
Tobias Harris with the game-winner with 4.3 to go. pic.twitter.com/b1Zkq2sPMk— Justin Russo (@FlyByKnite) February 6, 2019
Embiid - Simmons - Harris - Butler - Redick is arguably the best five-man lineup in the Eastern Conference, and with so much size and versatility, it'd be a load for the Warriors to handle in a potential NBA Finals series. The Sixers are really going for it.— Kevin O'Connor (@KevinOConnorNBA) February 6, 2019
When u get traded from the Clippers to the Sixers... pic.twitter.com/tJKcOhdcEU— Marc Farzetta (@MarcFarzetta) February 6, 2019
Heading to bed like pic.twitter.com/Busdtju5u9— drew (@Dcorrigan50) February 6, 2019
Tobias and Boban lookin’ at each other like pic.twitter.com/98mVVFoZRd— Basketball Guru (@lord_spinmove) February 6, 2019
the sixers have 4 top 30 players in or entering their prime and a Boban— Michael Levin (@Michael_Levin) February 6, 2019
process worked, grease the poles
February 5, 2019
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