NBA Draft 2012: 4 Realistic Draft Targets for the 76ers

« Prev
1 of 5
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
NBA Draft 2012: 4 Realistic Draft Targets for the 76ers
Jason Szenes/Getty Images
Terrence Ross blocks a shot in the NIT Semifinal between Washington and Minnesota.

The NBA Draft is here, and every team is scrambling to get a good look at each player in the draft. 

Especially the Philadelphia 76ers.

The Sixers made the second round of the playoffs and nearly made the Eastern Conference Finals, although they were defeated by the Celtics in seven games.

Despite their playoff run, they have some gaping holes they must fill.

Sixth man and leading scorer Lou Williams will opt out of his contract, and the Sixers likely won't re-sign center Spencer Hawes.

While Hawes wasn't a great center, he still leaves a hole down low. Philadelphia will be very active in free agency and on the trade market looking for a big man because the draft is a way to fill both holes.

Here are four realistic draft targets for the Sixers.

Begin Slideshow »

Follow B/R on Facebook

NBA Draft

Subscribe Now

By signing up for our newsletter, you agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.

Thanks for signing up.