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76ers exercise former Wildcat TJ McConnell's option

Posted at 3:29 PM, May 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-11 23:46:11-04

According to, the Philadelphia 76ers will pick up former Arizona Wildcat T.J. McConnell's $1.6 million dollar option for the 2018-19 season.



McConnell joined the Sixers as an undrafted free agent out of Arizona in 2015.  McConnell scored a career-high 19 points with 8 rebounds and five assists in game 4 of the Eastern Conference semi-finals to avoid being swept by the Boston Celtics.  They were eliminated in the playoffs in 5 games by the Celtics.