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Philadelphia 76ers No. 1 decide Markelle Fultz turned a subject of dialogue Monday on Twitter for his ugly free-throw type in a loss to the Boston Celtics.

Sixers coach Brett Brown says that Fultz’s curious launch could possibly be tied to a shoulder damage, which could additionally clarify his hesitancy to shoot the three.

“I feel (his shoulder) is affecting him greater than he lets on,” Brown informed Kevin O’Connor of The Ringer. “You’ll be able to inform together with his free throw, making an attempt to get that ball up. It’s far out from his physique.

“He’s been engaged on making an attempt to get that factor rehabilitated. And the shortage of the amount of his three-level capturing could also be an indication that it’s hurting just a little greater than he’s letting on.”

Fultz may additionally be trying to change his type after making simply sixty four.9 % of his makes an attempt from the charity stripe in school. Couple that together with his wonky well being, and it is no marvel his shot seems to be so dangerous.