The story of Monday’s Sixers won over the Phoenix Suns was T.J. McConnell, who played a major role in kicking the team after a slumless first half. But equally important was that McConnell took Markelle Fultz minutes in the second half. After the match, the coach Brett Brown did not break plans for the reserve point watch point forward.
Early Tuesday, Athletics David Aldridge broke the news that Fultz plans to see a shoulder specialist early next week on the recommendation of his agent, Raymond Brothers. Until that time, Fultz is not scheduled to participate in any game or practice.
Director General Elton Brand and Brown responded to questions from journalists on Tuesday at the team’s training facility in Camden, NJ. Below is an excerpt of the questions they answered about Fultz’s prominent absence, which was compiled by various media members at hand.
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