Report: Philadelphia 76ers may part ways with forward Elton Brand

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The amnesty clause that was included in the NBA's most recent Collective Bargaining Agreement may strike again. Multiple sources tell Alex Kennedy of that the Philadelphia 76ers could use the provision on power forward Elton Brand this summer.

Brand has one year remaining on the five-year, $80 million deal he signed in 2008 as a free agent, but the $18.2 million he is due in 2012-13 apparently is too rich for a 33-year-old who averaged just 11.0 points in 29 minutes last season.