Mag NBA preview: 76ers
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IT'LL BE UGLY, but maybe not 1972-73 Sixers ugly. While center Spencer Hawes and forward Thaddeus Young -- who held opponents to a solid 101.7 points per 100 possessions in 2012-13 -- will anchor the D, the offense will be as healthy as a Geno's cheesesteak. Chew on this: If Evan Turner and his career ORtg of 96 is your go-to, you have the inside track for Tankapalooza 2014. Which is just how new GM Sam Hinkie planned it.
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