That leaves a certain vagueness around the role of Tyrese Maxey, who impressed in limited minutes as a rookie and looks primed to assume the mantle of sixth man in 2021-22.
3 goals for Sixers guard Tyrese Maxey: 35 percent from deep
As a rookie, Maxey converted on 30.1 percent of his 3-point attempts. The more 3s Maxey can take, the more deadly his elite first step becomes.
We’re still a couple years from knowing whether Maxey is more Jordan Clarkson or De’Aaron Fox, but we already know he’s an NBA player.