Sun. Dec 15th, 2019

Sixers’ Matisse Thybulle is playing D and hitting threes at a pace among NBA rookies’ best | David Murphy – The Philadelphia Inquirer

Sixers’ Matisse Thybulle is playing D and hitting threes at a pace among NBA rookies’ best | David Murphy  The Philadelphia Inquirer

The rookie first-round draft pick was slipping into his street clothes at his locker when Tobias Harris called over. An hour earlier, Thybulle had put the finishing touches on another impressive outing: nine points, 3-for-3 from behind the arc, three steals, and a plus-13 in 25 minutes off the bench. But he’d also turned in one of the most embarrassing performances of the night. During an in-game video bit that aired on the arena scoreboard, Thybulle had been asked to name as many vegetables as he could think of and managed to come up with only three.