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    76ers Sign Kevin Grow???

    I have no idea what they are thinking with this signing. He will be a flop

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    Little to no upside with this kid. Terrible court vision, no size.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dougie_Fre$h View Post
    Little to no upside with this kid. Terrible court vision, no size.
    I'm baffled

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    Makes sense to me,better than almost all their roster.

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    Its a 2 day contract..

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    Can't hurt!

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    You guys are pretty pathetic to make fun of this person.

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    Kevin who?

    Quote Originally Posted by MoneyIsWater View Post
    You guys are pretty pathetic to make fun of this person.

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    It's a ceremonial publicity stunt. That said, would love to see the Sixers involved in a blowout next game and bring him in the last 2:00.

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    Adding him tot fantasy line up
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    Quote Originally Posted by Squidder View Post
    Kevin who?
    This

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    Some people on here are making fun of a high school kid that has Down Syndrome.

    That is real fukked up.

    I thought Seaweed was better than this.

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    I wasn't making fun

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    Saer how dare you

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    The real evil here is done by philli. Taking advantage of this guy for publicity. That is the only reason they doing this. They could easily just let the guy be involved In a pregame. No need to sign him. Unless its for publicity of course. What a joke. Can't believe the masses buy this crap up. " look how sweet those Sixer's are, making this poor young man feel welcome"

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    Who the hell is Kevin grow

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    Quote Originally Posted by Squidder View Post
    The real evil here is done by philli. Taking advantage of this guy for publicity. That is the only reason they doing this. They could easily just let the guy be involved In a pregame. No need to sign him. Unless its for publicity of course. What a joke. Can't believe the masses buy this crap up. " look how sweet those Sixer's are, making this poor young man feel welcome"
    I'm sure the kid is infinitely more excited about the prospect of being signed by an NBA team for a couple days than he would be by simply going to a warmup...so maybe that's the reason?

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    Personally i dont the kid knows the difference between a binding contract versus going through the exact same motions without a contract. I feel like he wouldn't care even if he did and that what he's most excited about is hanging out with everybody. I'm not saying they don't give a shit about the kid. I'm saying their number one reason in doing it is PR related.

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    Publicity Stunt? Are you f uckin kidding me? This was a great gesture on the Sixers part. The student was a manger of the HS Bball team & his coach let him play the last two games of his senior year. Think scored 14 points in last game. What will 100 more people show up to tonight's Sixers / Cavs game Becaue of this? This kid did more than Andrew Bynum did minus the 13mil he made

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    Jason McElwain revisited

    the sad thing is that he scored more points.

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    this is not legal you can't sign high school kids

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    Quote Originally Posted by Squidder View Post
    The real evil here is done by philli. Taking advantage of this guy for publicity. That is the only reason they doing this. They could easily just let the guy be involved In a pregame. No need to sign him. Unless its for publicity of course. What a joke. Can't believe the masses buy this crap up. " look how sweet those Sixer's are, making this poor young man feel welcome"
    Says the kid with no kids

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    I never said they were trying to make money on these games.

    Quote Originally Posted by USCPHILLYGUY View Post
    Publicity Stunt? Are you f uckin kidding me? This was a great gesture on the Sixers part. The student was a manger of the HS Bball team & his coach let him play the last two games of his senior year. Think scored 14 points in last game. What will 100 more people show up to tonight's Sixers / Cavs game Becaue of this? This kid did more than Andrew Bynum did minus the 13mil he made

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    If you say so.

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    Says the kid with no kids

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    Good chance he drops more than that pussy Turner.

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    Nice move. Giving back to community is a great thing.
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    Better acquisition than getting Bynum last year.

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    P.R move or not (which it probably is) I don't see the Sixers gaining much out of it. And in the process made this kids day and his families who I'm sure have had quite a struggle. Certainly far less evil and manipulative than the Nfl's yearly business venture of exploiting a deadly disease to rake in millions from a form of cancer everyone is perfectly "aware" of!

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    How much is he getting?

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    Worst part of this story he is a Sixer fan. Bet he was saying after the gm what's his fukk gets the Yankees and the Bambino to hit a homer for him and I get these jv losers who shit the bed again vs a sub .500 team lol. Did any of you suckers bet Philly last night playing this angle? Be honest bahaha

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