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Tony DiLeo ready to take over 76ers

Updated: September 25, 2012, 3:58 PM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Tony DiLeo worked two decades with the 76ers watching general managers apply every philosophy toward crafting an NBA champion.

None of them have worked.

DiLeo is about to try a radical one of his own.

DiLeo, introduced Monday as Philadelphia's new general manager, is a firm believer in analytics and wants the Sixers to use the Moneyball-type of thinking popularized in baseball. Rebounds, points and assists only tell a slice of a player's worth. DiLeo said there ...

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