Nerlens Noel is working with Roy Hibbert, hopes to return by Christmas

Nerlens Noel - photo by Tammie Brown |
Nerlens Noel – photo by Tammie Brown |

Andrew Bynum set a lot of comeback dates that never quite came to fruition; the Sixers franchise is hoping that it won’t be the same with Nerlens Noel.

Noel, the piece the team traded all-star Jrue Holiday to acquire, has the potential to be an explosive and dominant defensive player, but there was certainly some gamble involved in acquiring a kid who had a serious knee surgery before his 19th birthday.

Sixer are obviously eager to see the former Wildcat out on the court, but as of now a debut date has not been discussed, although Noel still hopes to return by Christmas, according to .com.

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