James Harden was finally traded to the Philadelphia 76ers on the last day of the 2022 NBA Trading Term, as the controversial player had long since shown an interest in playing with the 76ers, even though he was recently signed. exchange with the Brooklyn Nets a year ago. , in return Brooklyn has many young talents.
With what was ultimately seen as a sight of relief for James Harden who struggled to keep the Big Three and Brooklyn Nets afloat without 0.5 players Kyrie Irving Due to the vaccine incident and Kevin Durant’s trauma, Harden is finally a part of his dream team alongside Joel Embiid, whom he has shown an interest in for quite some time now. .
With the commercial rumors finally coming true at the end of the Trade Deadline Day, many not only see this as a relief for Harden that he gets to play on the team, he wants to be a part, but also an opportunity for Harden and his new team to win the NBA championship for the first time since 1983, ending a long drought without an NBA championship despite coming so close to it many times. , when they were sent back by big players and big teams.
The 76ers will now have a chance to call themselves a Championship-worthy team, just keep in mind the names of the players on the team, and the kind of performances they’ve had so far in the absence of Ben Simmons and the others. His controversial unusual ideas and delusions.
Let’s take a closer look at what the “Analysts” on the KJM morning radio show on ESPN had to say about the deal, and what their expectations were from a championship team, the Philadelphia 76ers.
Jay Williams says Harden and Philadelphia 76ers need to win NBA championship
The conversation between Max Kellerman, Jay William and Keyshawn Johnson turned to the hottest topic, and the talk of commerce in town occurred on the last day of the 2022 NBA Trade Deadline, the deal between the Brooklyn Nets and Philadelphia 76ers, leading James Harden to head to the 76ers to pair up with Joel Embiid.
Max Kellerman has made a point that James Harden leading the Houston Rockets is a team that has given the Kevin Durant-Golden State Warriors a tough task to win, and that James Harden could therefore pose problems for the teams. another team if he is well supported. from his fellow 76ers players, and maybe even win the tournament.
Quoting an excerpt from The Lowe Post Podcast, in which Zach low says this is the most ideal situation James Harden could be in after his trade as the 76ers and James Harden both cover up for loopholes and each other’s weaknesses, and after his departure from the Nets, and the drop in form he’s had over the past few months often dissipated, now is the time for Harden to step up and fight for his legacy, which Jay Williams agrees.
Jay Williams answered this question, stating, “Keeping in mind the kind of performance he’s had with all the players combined, where his combination with Chris Paul doesn’t work, his combination with Russell Westbrook doesn’t work, His combination with Kevin Durant hasn’t worked, and now that he’s playing alongside Joel Embiid, who is putting on an MVP-level performance after recovering from a hamstring injury, he better be. win the championship ” then he said, “Because if you don’t… all his legacy will be about the teams he played with and the teams he left.”
Keyshawn Davis added to the statements, saying Harden made his life harder by joining the 76ers because he could stay another year with the Nets and then leave if he wanted to. , but also followed up by saying that if Harden won the NBA championship with the 76ers, they would have nothing to say, and people might assume that all Harden needs is Joel Embiid.
James Harden and the Philadelphia 76ers
With all that is going on in and around the NBA regarding James Harden’s controversial departure from the Brooklyn Nets, his absence for the team and his desire from the outset to join the 76ers, now becomes a heavy burden for Harden to prove himself and win the championship with the 76ers alongside Joel Embiid to cement his legacy so it is more than just a collection of top level teams and players high that he played with.
The 76ers have had a great run this season, placing 5thorder at the Eastern Conference with a record of 33-22 giving them a comfortable stepping stone to qualify for the knockout stages while they have also won 7 of their last 10 matches, highlighting the form they are currently in.
With the addition of James Harden to the team that has worked with Joel Embiid, it will be interesting to see how the mix of the two plays out and how the 76ers can make the most of this trade for themselves, while also prove all others Wrong.
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