The 76ers need a superstar. How do they get one?
Ostensibly, the biggest question facing Sam Hinkie at the moment is whether the Sixers should tank in 2013-14. By Hinkie’s own admission though, this isn’t precisely the right question. The right question is this: how do the Sixers land a superstar?
“Superstar” is a well-worn buzzword these days, used to the point of cliche. (The same can be said of “buzzword” actually. Cliche too. Sorry. Like most people who watch a lot of television, my vocabulary is limited.) You need a superstar to compete. You can’t win without a superstar, … Read the rest