Very aggressive style," Bjorkgren said about what his offenses and defenses will look like when next season starts. "We'll be a fun team to watch. You're going to see a lot of movement on both sides of the ball.
Oladipo, who is still recovering from a ruptured right quad tendon in 2019 that affected his health even when the Pacers returned for the NBA restart, is "full-out cleared," Pritchard said. Pritchard continued that Sabonis is progressing, but that plantar fasciitis requires time to heal. "He is getting physical therapy all the time, he's working on it," Pritchard said of Sabonis.
Time will tell what happens with the coaching job left vacant when Brett Brown was fired on Aug. 24. However, league sources said questions about the Sixers' first-office structure have concerned some qualified would-be candidates. They were also concerned that Embiid’s close relationship with ownership would have an impact on a coach’s authority.