NBA Draft 2013: Sixers draft Michael Carter-Williams


Jun 27, 2013; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Michael Carter-Williams (Syracuse) walks on stage after being selected as the number eleven overall pick to the Philadelphia 76ers during the 2013 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

After making a blockbuster trade to acquire Nerlens Noel, the Sixers have selected  guard Michael Carter Williams with the number 11 overall pick in the NBA Draft.

Carter-Williams played just one year at Syracuse, averaging 11.9 ppg, 4.9 rebounds, and 7.3 assists. The biggest question scouts had for Carter-Williams was his ability to his outside jumpers.

Carter-Williams will replace Jrue Holiday, who was traded to the New Orleans Pelicans as part of the Nerlens Noel deal.

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