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...
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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...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan Apologizes To Sixers Tony Wroten

While the Philadelphia 76′ers should be apologizing for their season, the NBA’s GOAT, Michael Jordan has apologized to one of their players. During a recent Sixers game against the Indiana Pacers, point guard Tony Wroten’s Jordan 10 “varsity red” busted apart on a play.   Tony Wroten said he received an apology from Michael Jordan after one of the 76ers guard’s Nike...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan Apologizes For Tony Wroten Sneaker Malfunction

Probably for the first time in 30 years Michael Jordan has issued an apology. According to Philadelphia 76ers player Tony Wroten MJ issued him a direct apology for the malfunction he had with his Air Jordan 10 sneakers. Wrotten had this to say in an interview with the News Journal, “I got an apology from Jordan. Yeah. … He called my agent.” When asked if he was upset about...
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27 days ago  |  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...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Wroten loses sole as bottom of shoe falls off (Video)

Philadelphia 76ers guard Tony Wroten lost the bottom of his shoe while dribbling near the basket during the fourth quarter of Friday night's game against Indiana.It happened in the fourth quarter as Wroten was trying to make a move on Pacers forward Evan Turner.  The blowout in his shoe forced Wroten to pass the ball away.  After a timeout a few seconds later, Wroten took off...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Tony Wroten Drops Ray McCallum With Nasty Crossover

The Philadelphia 76ers’ Tony Wroten shook Ray McCallum, causing some ankle-breaking action Wednesday night. The combination crossover between-the-legs, right-to-left dribble was too mind-boggling for McCallum to keep his feet under him during this possession. Early last week I gave the Nuggets’ Ty Lawson the title for the best crossover of the 2013-14 NBA season, but this crossover...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Wroten represents the Sixers franchise with his footwear

Tony Wroten is in only his first season with the Sixers, and his long-term future with them is uncertain, but that hasn't stopped him from repping the franchise with his footwear.Wroten has one of the league's best kick collections, and he has had custom work done on a couple of his Jordan's to incorporate some Philadelphia flair.  Image from sneakernews.comPictured...
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March 03, 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...
Via Holdout Sports
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tony Wroten makes 3/4 court for second straight game

For the second consecutive game, Sixers guard Tony Wroten has hit a 3/4 court buzzer-beater. Wednesday, Wroten hit one at the third quarter buzzer against the Celtics, and he did it again Friday against the Lakers, nailing the 3/4 shot as time expired to end the third. Check out the one from Wednesday’s game against the Celtics. The post Sixers’ Tony Wroten Nails 3/4 Court...
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February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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