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Markelle Fultz Dealing With Wrist Injury, Agent Says Trade Rumors Are "Pure Fiction"

The Markelle Fultz scenario in Philadelphia is tough one to gauge, at the very least from our vantage level within the media. After months of hypothesis over Fultz’ questionable damage standing, a report has come to gentle highlighting a contusion on his wrist, over and above the present shoulder ailment, we knew he was dealing with.

And with that, rumors have begun to swirl concerning a possible Markelle Fultz transaction, the assumption being: the previous primary decide would like a contemporary begin on one other crew. But in response to Fultz’ agent Raymond Brothers, these rumors are utterly unsubstantiated. 

Fultz’ agent has seemed exterior of the crew’s readily-available sources to make sure his shopper is granted one of the best medical consideration for his illnesses. Fultz is scheduled to see specialists in New York subsequent week over his ailing proper shoulder. Until these necessities are met, Fultz is not going to partake in scrimmages, practices or game-time conditions.  

Although he was current on the bench throughout his crew’s win over the Pelicans on Wednesday, as a DNP, Fultz’ standing with the crew is now not solely within the palms of administration and crew officers. Raymond Brothers might be overseeing each step of his shopper’s “manifest future,” barring any incidentals exterior of their management.

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