Yes, the Sixers are a very good team who hold the six seed and are, in fact, just three-and-a-half games behind the fifth-seeded Hawks. No need for pinching, because this is not a dream.
If you have just hopped on the Sixers bandwagon, I would say you are over 20 games late.
The Sixers are back and competing every night. No longer are they being crushed in games and running around like chickens without their heads—they are winning games.
But even though the Sixers have made a tremendous turnaround, many teams in the NBA still overlook them and it kills me. Even after obtaining an identity in the league today, teams still doubt them.
The Sixers are full of young talent and have one of the best benches in the league. They have a lot of quality wins, and close losses.
They are chasing down the Hawks in the playoff seeding as they have just passed the New York Knicks.
The Sixers are now a dangerous team, led by a blue-collar coach in Doug Collins. No team in the league should overlook the Sixers, and here's why...