One of those needs is depth at the big man spots. Considering how important it is for Joel Embiid to be healthy for the playoffs every season, Philadelphia could use more than just one backup big man to Embiid.
In a mock draft performed by CBS Sports, the Sixers are selecting North Carolina freshman Day’Ron Sharpe:
Sharpe is more of a traditional big man than modern-day big. The Sixers have a solid roster up and down, but they really need somebody who can provide a backup plan on nights Embiid can’t go.