Grinding the gears
The Process worked. And things still look bad
[Sigh.] Let’s talk about The Process. Sam Hinkie’s gambit worked. I don’t even really think this can be argued anymore. His goal was to accumulate enough draft capital and flexibility to acquire multiple stars and the assets that could be used to build a contender around them. That’s exactly what happened.
The Sixers landed Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons, …