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2022 NBA Draft: Sixers Met With Nebraska Standout Bryce McGowens


With the 2022 NBA Draft Mix underway, the Philadelphia 76ers are players they may potentially herald via the NBA Draft.

In the mean time, the Sixers don’t possess a draft pick for next month’s event. While they may get the twenty third overall pick if the Brooklyn Nets defer it, the Sixers are simply doing their due diligence in Chicago this week by watching and meeting with prospects.

Among the many players the Sixers had meetings with is the Nebraska standout, Bryce McGowens. The 6’7″ freshman out of South Carolina began in all 31 games he appeared in with the Cornhuskers this past season.

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Averaging 33 minutes on the ground, McGowens put up 16 points per game and shot 40-percent from the sector while coming down with five rebounds per game.

In keeping with the Philadelphia Inquirer’s Keith Pompey, the Sixers were just certainly one of 15 teams to satisfy with the young standout this week. 

Based on most projections, McGowens could transcend the lottery and turn into a late first-round pick. Within the event the Sixers do get to carry onto the twenty third overall pick, the Nebraska product might be on the board and up for grabs.

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Need an Enforcer: Philadelphia 76ers superstar center Joel Embiid believed that a scarcity of physicality hurt his team within the second-round playoff series against the Miami Heat. After seeing the impact that a player like P.J. Tucker had on the Heat, Embiid publicly encourages the Sixers’ front office to seek out an enforcer within the offseason. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE. 

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