7 things to know about the Sixers a week before 2018 NBA draft
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By By Matt Haughton | NBC Sports Philadelphia

We’re officially seven days out from the 2018 NBA draft.

As things heat up leading to draft night, we look at seven things you need to know regarding the Sixers before the event.

1. So many selections
The Sixers will be pretty busy on draft night. They have six total picks with two in the first round and four second-rounders.

Get up to speed on all of the Sixers’ slots and what teams they will have to jockey with in the lottery.

2. Take your pick
Well, who exactly do the Sixers have their eyes on in the draft? 

They have been rolling prospects into their training complex over the past week. With that said, one familiar face thinks he’s the “perfect fit” for the team. Meanwhile, a pair of lottery locks brought “tremendous spirit” to their workout for the for the organization.

3. The man for the job
In case you’ve been living in outer space for the past few weeks, you know by now that Brett Brown will be the man running the show come draft night after former Sixers president Bryan Colangelo resigned.

If anyone has proven they can adapt under tough circumstances and still represent the franchise in a positive light, it’s...



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