Silver linings for Bynum deal

Updated: March 24, 2013, 7:41 AM ET
By Ethan Sherwood Strauss |
Andrew BynumHoward Smith/USA TODAY SportsAndrew Bynum never suited up, but he did help the Sixers deal Andre Iguodala's onerous contract.
The Andrew Bynum trade was not a disaster for Philadelphia.

It was unfortunate. It was an undermining of expectations. It did not work out as planned. But the "disaster" and "nightmare" tags are hyperbolic considering what the 76ers gave up and considering what they were trading for.