Philadelphia’s depth chart is at present unsure as a result of doable addition of James Harden, who’s trying to depart his present workforce. In gentle of this, the 76ers have determined to signal Kelly Oubre to a one-year deal. This determination was introduced by Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN and later confirmed by Noah Levik of NBC Sports activities Philadelphia. The contract can be for the veteran minimal, making it a low-risk transfer for Philly. Oubre, a 6’7″ wing participant, was the perfect free agent out there, recognized for his capacity to attain with a median of 20.3 factors and 5.2 rebounds per sport final season with Charlotte. Though he has areas in his sport that want enchancment, similar to his 3-point capturing, general effectivity, passing, and protection, there’s nonetheless a task for Oubre within the league and with the Sixers. This signing provides him the chance to showcase his expertise and doubtlessly safe future contracts.
Earlier than the addition of Oubre, the 76ers have been planning to have Tyrese Maxey and Tobias Harris begin on the wing, with D’Anthony Melton, Danuel Home Jr., Furkan Korkmaz, and Danny Inexperienced as backups (with Inexperienced’s contract non-guaranteed). Oubre will now goal to determine himself inside this group, however your complete lineup may endure modifications if Harden efficiently leaves his present workforce.