Matisse Thybulle made his case that evening for Defensive Player of the Year.
Since then there hasn’t been much good news.
Of course, we’re not even positive if there will be a game played. The Sixers were scrambling to hit the requisite number of available players for Sunday’s tilt versus the New Orleans Pelicans, before that game was postponed.
Per ESPN’s Adrian Wornarowski on Twitter:
The NBA is still considering the fate of the Sixers-Pelicans game, but Philadelphia is struggling to deliver eight available players tonight, sources tell ESPN. G-League players in Las Vegas for the Showcase has complicated the process of getting call-ups into town quickly.