The Sixers added two highly touted prospects this summer in Joel Embiid and Dario Saric. The problem is, neither figures to play with the team this season. General manager Sam Hinkie and head coach Brett Brown will continue to preach patience.
Last week we took a look at the three worst teams in the Western Conference in our Around the League series, and now we move up a notch to the rest of the (non-Timberwolves) Western Conference lottery teams.
Now that we have a draft order it's time to go around the league with each team as we head into the season of the draft, trades, and free agency. We'll start with the bottom of the Western Conference: the Suns, Pelicans, and Kings.