Philadelphia 76ers capturing guard Seth Curry claimed there was nothing at all individual in participating in towards the NBA crew that traded him.
The 76ers, handily defeated his previous squad, the Mavericks, 111-97 on Thursday night in a sport in which Curry contributed 15 points while converting on all of his a few-point attempts.
“I just assume they designed a terrible organization conclusion,” Curry said soon after the game, via ESPN’s Tim Bontemps.
The Mavericks traded Curry to the 76ers on draft night time for Josh Richardson and the 36th all round choose.
In his initially period with his new workforce, Curry is averaging 13 details per match and has converted on 46.8% of his pictures driving the arc, which is seventh finest in the league.
On the other hand, Josh Richardson has only converted on 30.1% 3 tips this time. As a Sixer, Richardson manufactured 34.1% of his three pointers final time, so Curry is supplying the Sixers additional offensive output this period.
In addition to scoring 15 factors, Seth Curry secured a furthermore-minus score of +17 in Thursday’s video game. Richardson, on the other hand, scored 13 points, misfired on all four of his 3 tips and experienced a additionally-minus rating of -24, so Curry does have a point.
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Thursday’s video game confirmed how lopsided the offseason trade amongst the Sixers and the Mavs was. Coming into this year, the Sixers’ most significant trouble was that they did not have dependable shooters surrounding their two superstars in Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons. Now with the acquisitions of Curry and Danny Green, the Sixers sit atop the Eastern Conference.
The Mavericks, on the other hand, search very similar to the team the Sixers had been last period. Their star participant, Luka Doncic, was limited to 19 details in Thursday’s motion owing to the Embiid-Simmons duo double-teaming him. Even while the Mavs ended up lacking their next-greatest participant in Kristaps Porzingis, their good results can’t stay and die on Doncic and Porzingis.
Even if Curry did not say anything at all soon after the game, the lousy enterprise conclusion would have been clear to any individual viewed the two groups play.