An agreement to move the Philadelphia 76ers basketball team to a new arena in Camden, N.J., is expected to be signed within the next several days, according to officials involved in the negotiations.

The arena, which will reportedly cost about $80 million and seat 18,000, could be financed with tax-exempt bonds, according to a spokesman for Gov. Jim Florio, who is participating in the negotiations with team owner Harold Katz.

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