On This Date in NBA History: August 16, The 76ers Acquired Bobby Jones


1978 – The Denver Nuggets traded Bobby Jones, Ralph Simpson and a draft pick to the Philadelphia 76ers for George McGinnis and a draft pick. Jones would go on to win the NBA title with the 76ers in 1983 and finish with the 13th-best FG% in basketball history.

Topics: Bobby Jones, Denver Nuggets, Philadelphia 76ers

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