76ers extend Cheeks' contract one season
PHILADELPHIA -- Maurice Cheeks has at least another season to try and win a championship ring in Philadelphia as a coach to match the one he won as an All-Star guard with the 76ers.
A nice first step would simply be leading the Sixers back to the playoffs.
Even without a winning record in his first two seasons in Philly and the Sixers under .500 this season, team president Ed Stefanski believed Cheeks was still the right coach to guide the franchise's rebuilding process.
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