Tony Wroten, Kendall Marshall not close to returning for Sixers

It's been known for a while that the Sixers would be without both Tony Wroten and Kendall Marshall to start the season. It's the reason the team expects to add three other point guards as part of its 15-man roster.

But Brett Brown gave a slightly more specific update on when we might see them back in action.

“They are a ways away” from playing in games, Sixers coach Brett Brown said after practice Thursday at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. “I feel like you always get nervous about throwing out dates. I think it would be fair to say that we are not going to see Kendall for the month of October and beyond. I hope not much further beyond.

“And Tony [will be sidelined] further along after that, probably not until sometime in December.”

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