THADDEUS YOUNG ANNOUNCES NUMBER FOR UPCOMING SEASON
Philadelphia 76ers rookie Thaddeus Young will wear number 21 this season, after fans registered over 11,000 votes during an online poll at Sixers.com.
Young will become the 11th player in Sixers history to wear the number and the first player to do so since the 2005-06 season. Among those who have worn the number include Larry Costello (1963-65, 1966-68), Sixers Director of Player Development World B. Free (1975-78) and Matt Harpring (2001-02).