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Tony Wroten was waived by Knicks for disciplinary reason

The New York Knicks somewhat suspiciously released point guard Tony Wroten last week, and the explanation for the move has emerged. The New York Daily News says Wroten was waived for an undisclosed disciplinary reason. The Knicks signed Wroten in March despite knowing he was recovering from surgery to repair his torn ACL. He was expected to compete for the starting point guard...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks finalizing multi-year deal with Tony Wroten

Madison Square Garden is about to get a bit more playground. According to a report by Shams Charania of The Vertical on Monday, the New York Knicks are finalizing a multi-year deal with guard Tony Wroten. Wroten, still just 22 years old, averaged 16.9 points per game, 2.9 rebounds per game, and 5.2 assists per game for the Sixers in the 2014-15 season. But he tore the ACL in his...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Summer School: Tony Wroten

There is no denying that the relationships between NBA players on and off-the-court has changed over the last 15 years.  In this era of AAU basketball, powerhouse sports agents, mega sneaker contracts and social media, the majority of today’s NBA stars are well connected to each other and former players.  Thus, tey have no problem texting an on-the-court rival for advice or...
Via Philadunkia
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Tony Wroten Crosses Up Defender With Nasty Shamgod Move

Tony Wroten became a god tonight in Seattle’s Pro Am league. The 76ers guard hit his defender with one of the absolute nastiest shamgod crossover moves in the history of basketball. It was that nasty. Heck, Wroten didn’t just hit his primary defender with the move, he made the help defender jump the wrong way too. The top comment on the video from clutchmamba says it all:...
Via Standing O Sports
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

How Tony Wroten is growing as a 76er

After only playing one year at the University of Washington, Tony Wroten proved that he has what it takes to be a point guard in the NBA.  In the 2011-2012 season for the Huskies, Wroten averaged nearly 17 points a game to go along with 5 rebounds and 3.5 assists. The results he produced during his freshman season earned him the PAC-12 Freshman of the Year Award and was named to...
Via isportsweb.com
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan apologizes (not really) to Tony Wroten after shoe malfunction

Update: So since this article was originally published early Friday afternoon, Tony Wroten has sent out a tweet stating that the apology never actually happened, and that he was just joking around with a reporter.MJ NEVER called and apologized. I was joking around with a local reporter saying "yea he should call me agent" not knowing I would be quoted— Tony Wroten (@TWroten_LOE...
Via Around the Arc
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan apologized to Wroten for his shoes

Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we noted a shoe malfunction that happened to 76ers guard Tony Wroten against the Indiana Pacers. Well, Tony was wearing Jordans and apparently after hearing the news, Michael Jordan decided to personally send an apology to Tony. Here are the full details from Delaware Online: “It was more embarrassing than anything,” Wroten said Wednesday...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

76ers' Tony Wroten misses two dunks in one half against the Bucks

Philadelphia 76ers guard Tony Wroten pulled off the rare feat of missing two slam dunks in a single half during Monday night's game against Milwaukee.It was that kind of night for the Sixers, who were blown out by the Bucks 130-110. However, Wroten finished with 19 points despite being rejected by the rim twice.GIFs via SBNation. H/T FTW. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports...
Via Holdout Sports
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia 76ers: Tanking isn’t helping confidence

When the Sixers set out on their six-game road trip on Dec. 21, they had not won away from home since Nov 1.They now have four road wins to their name with the last three coming against Western Conference foes. This is not ideal for fans that are hoping for them to tank in hopes for a higher draft pick next year. But the young squad wants to win not tank. Their most recent win came...
Via isportsweb.com
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia 76ers: Tony Wroten worthy of minutes

Michael Carter-Williams definitely earned his starting position as point-guard, but while the rookie was missing, Tony Wroten exemplified his abilities as well. When the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets in overtime on Friday night, Wroten showed off his capabilities as a started. Wroten scored 19 points on 8 for 17 from the field in just 24 minutes. Tony Wroten has filled...
Via isportsweb.com
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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