Filling out the staff is/was step one of the process, and while Rivers has already made progress on that front, this new set of voices will have to work with a new set of players and personalities they’ve collectively never been in charge of before.
Less time to fix the roster
Speaking of less time, a hearty congratulations to all of the new basketball ops hires the Sixers made. Still, any delays in acquisition threaten to mess with the implementation of the new coach’s system, the new roles for each player, and the chemistry they need to start building right away. It’s a tall task for Morey, who has to work the phones and gauge the market for a new set of players on top of learning the ins and outs of his new franchise.