Western competitor responds to Sixers trading for ‘elite’ Grizzlies guard

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LeBron James and Ja Morante

Philadelphia added 76 good players on draft night if the Twitter reactions mean anything. The biggest endorsement came from Ja Morant who raced on social media to lament D’Anthony Melton’s loss to The Sixers. The Memphis Grizzlies sent owner Milton to Philly in exchange for Danny Green and the 23rd pick.

The move was met with immediate applause after weeks of trading speculation. The Sixers made a deal for the mid-level player 10.8 points and 2.7 assists Per game while shooting 37.4% of a three-point ground. He scored 22.7 minutes per competition last season in Memphis while supporting Morant. These two will definitely miss each other.

It is also considered a file sound cannons, a combo guard who ranked among the league leaders in blocks and thefts. Milton was his favorite teammate at his previous stop. The 24-year-old is considered a sound cannons, a combo guard who ranked among the leaders in blocks and thefts. Milton could be a huge piece in the Sixers Championship puzzle.

Evan Cedri from Basketball News In detail how much Milton Morant’s relationship Memphis meant it in October 2021, calling it “pay-per-view-level entertainment” in his analysis:

Milton makes Morrant’s job much easier. Not only can he do the tougher job defensively to maintain Morant’s own scoring ability, but he’s able to be an appropriately spaced floor scorer at an elite level.

Since the start of the 2019-20 season, Milton has shot 44.3% of pick-up threes and shot with above-average volumes of 3.3 attempts per game. This season, Milton ramped up his catch and shoot with an extra attempt thanks to a new starting role alongside Morant (2.8 to 3.3). He even added withdrawal to his game, demolishing 6 of his first 8 3-pointers of his own volition.

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Sixers Twitter interacts with Melton Trade

Sixers fans are known to have a strong opinion – contrary to what he says “hustle” – Their immediate reactions to Draw Day Deals It can be brutal. Not this time.

Reaction to the Sixers’ acquisition of Milton has been mostly positive, especially from those who knew him best in Memphis. Grizzlies Reporter Chris Vernon said: “Philly, you’ll love it.” Previn Night – Grizzlies analyst at Fox Sports South East – said Milton would “create chaos” for the rest of his career and wish him well at Philly.

Meanwhile, Philly’s local players seemed to love the move. Instructor Keith Pompey He described Milton as a “tough guy” while listing his numbers. And the 97.5 Zealot Tyrone Johnson Ask the obvious: nothing to complain about here.


Daryl Morey was originally coined the star of USC

Fun fact: Sixers president Daryl Morey was originally Milton coined In the second round of the 2018 NBA Draft when he was in Houston. He played some summer league games with the Rockets before they traded him with Phoenix, then Melton sent packages to Memphis in 2019.

Before that, it was Milton Stuffing stat paper at University of Southern California He became the first freshman to score 300 points, 150 rebounds, 100 assists, 60 steals and 35 blocks in his first year. Leaving school before the sophomore season.

Andy Enfield, USC Technical Director, said via school website. “He can help the team in many ways and will make his team and teammates even better.”

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