The Philadelphia 76ers have finished the first quarter of the season with 12-9 record; a quarter of both highs and lows to say the least. But for the sake of today, let's focus on the good things.
Entering this season, expectations turned for the worse when the news of Andrew Bynum leaked. However, some of the Sixers were quick to reassure that they would remain competitive and reminded us all that they are still a quality basketball team without him.
Recognizing the key contributions made by players is something fans should always do, especially where the Sixers are in terms of development. They were, and still are, stuck in the middle of the road and the only people that can get them out of it at the moment is the players.
Without further ado, let's give the praise to those players who deserve it and have kept the Sixers a competitive team...