Philadelphia PA: There is alot of buzz surrounding the 2017-18 Sixers which is headlined by Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, 1st round pick Markelle Fultz and they have not even taken to the floor yet. The rumor all off season is the 76ers to play on Christmas Day. On Wednesday, SportsRadio 94WIP Program Director Spike Eskin would help with some of those rumors by tweeting the following:
Been told that the Sixers will play the Knicks on Christmas Day at Madison Square Garden.
— Spike Eskin (@SpikeEskin) August 9, 2017
For those asking, the Last time the 76ers played on Christmas Day was in 2001 when they lost to the Lakers in NBA Finals Rematch.
The entire nation will be tuned in as its the biggest day for the NBA and what a better way to showcase a young teams with alot of bright future.
NBA will release the schedule later this month.