The team is trying to work their way and build a title contender around stars Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid, but in order to do that, there needs to be proper spacing in order for them to operate.
One big move the team made in the 2019 offseason was bringing in Al Horford on a 4-year $109 million deal as the team expected him to team up with Embiid to form a fearsome duo down low.
Over at HoopsHype, they have put together a list of the player most likely to be traded on each team and Horford popped up for Philadelphia:
Horford has fit next to Joel Embiid like a square peg in a round hole. Philadelphia would need to include multiple future first-round picks and possibly Josh Richardson to make it worthwhile for another team to absorb his $27.5 million salary for next season.