Two days after it was reported that the Philadelphia 76ers ended commerce talks involving sad star James Harden, the 10-time All-Star guard ripped 76ers president Daryl Morey.
“Daryl Morey is a liar and I’ll by no means be part of a corporation that he is part of,” Harden stated throughout an Adidas press occasion in China. “Let me say that once more. Daryl Morey is a liar and I’ll by no means be part of a corporation that he is part of.”
On Saturday, sources informed ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski the 76ers deliberate to carry Harden again to coaching camp and for the beginning of the season, organising an uncomfortable scenario with the sad star
The Sixers had periodic offseason conversations with the LA Clippers — Harden’s desired vacation spot — however no traction on a deal materialized, sources stated.
The Sixers agreed to look out a commerce upon Harden’s request after he agreed to select up his $35.6 million participant choice in June, however the Sixers’ asking value was steep and no groups, together with the Clippers, have been prepared or in a position to meet it, sources stated.
Harden’s unhappiness with Morey stems over the dearth of a long-term maximum-level contract supply, sources stated, and the crew is risking Harden’s arrival at coaching camp bringing something however a championship mindset.
Philadelphia believes it is going to be a championship contender with Harden’s return alongside MVP heart Joel Embiid and the crew is decided to discover a option to make it work with Harden this season, sources stated.