“I think he’s an excellent shooter, and he’ll just keep getting better, once he’s ready and takes a shot, he’s good. He has great speed, he’s gonna be a terrific player for us, and we’re very lucky that he fell to us.”
To Rivers’ point, Maxey shot 29.2% from deep in college.
“As far as shooting, I work extremely hard,” said Maxey. “I’m in the gym every single day, multiple times a day working, making a lot of shots so I have confidence in myself.”
As long as Maxey continues to work hard, he’s going to be a solid player in this league. “He just comes in every single day, he wants to learn. He does his job and he’s been it’s been great.”
The Sixers move on to host the Washington Wizards on Wednesday.