It was a hard-fought game against the Warriors, but the Sixers came up short in the end. Revisiting the good, bad, and ugly from the game. Joel Embiid shined, then faltered, meanwhile Steph Curry took the Sixers’ defense for a 49 point ride. It was quite the night for the Sixers that just, unfortunately, resulted […]Read more "The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly In The Sixers Loss Versus Warriors"
Philadelphia 76ers’ star center Joel Embiid says he should be the NBA’s defensive player of the year. Is he right? Does he have a case? The top of discussion for many Sixers fans so far has been if Joel Embiid is deserving to win the MVP award this season. While Embiid has that on his […]Read more "Joel Embiid: “I want to be DPOY, I should be DPOY”"
A 39-point performance from Joel Embiid helped the Sixers to cruise past the Nets in a potential Eastern Conference Finals preview. It may not have been the Eastern Conference Finals Preview that was expected, but the Sixers took on the Nets for the third time this season. Despite being without James Harden and Kevin Durant, the Brooklyn […]Read more "Joel Embiid Dominates As Sixers Hold-On Against The Nets"
Coming into tonight with a 2-1 record on their road trip, the 76ers knew that a win here would send them back to the top of the Eastern Conference. Big games call for big players and Joel Embiid stepped up to the plate against the 29-24 Dallas Mavericks, making light work of Luka Doncic and […]Read more "76ers cruise past Mavericks thanks to a Joel Embiid masterclass"
The Sixers find themselves back in the win column after quieting the Oklahoma City Thunder thanks to Furkan Korkmaz’s big game. Just a shellacking of a game tonight as Joel Embiid put up an impressive 27 points in 27 minutes. It wasn’t the most surprising game in terms of the end result, but that doesn’t […]Read more "Sixers Silence Thunder Behind Korkmaz’s Big Night"
Despite playing against a shorthanded opponent, the Sixers were unable to rise to the occasion against Zion Williamson and the Pelicans. Where It Went Wrong Zion exploded for close to 40 points, while both Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid really struggled to ever find their footing. Embiid was particularly off his game tonight, as he finished with a measly […]Read more "Sixers fail to take care of business on the road, lose to the Pelicans"
The Celtics were predictably no match for Joel Embiid and the Sixers as the big man dominated en route to a 50 point outburst. What started as a tightly contested game quickly moved in the Sixers’ favor as a combination of turnovers and foul trouble plagued the Celtics. Joel Embiid led the effort forcing many […]Read more "Sixers Crush the Celtics Thanks to Embiid’s Massive Performance"
Joel Embiid could be returning to the Sixers lineup on Saturday night against Karl Anthony Towns and the Minnesota Timberwolves. After suffering a bone bruise on March 12th against the Washington Wizards, the light is finally at the end of the tunnel for Joel Embiid. All signs are pointing to his return this Saturday against […]Read more "Sixers Star Joel Embiid Is Expected To Return Against Timberwolves"
Despite the success in his lone year at Kansas, there were many question marks surrounding Joel Embiid when the Sixers first drafted him. The 20-year-old Cameroon native had begun playing basketball just five years earlier, was questioned for his commitment to basketball, and faced a navicular fracture that had crippled the career of NBA players […]Read more "Joel Embiid is finally enjoying the fruits of his ‘Pure Sweat’ labor"
Ah, it’s all-star weekend. Despite many players not wanting to play during the annual weekend, most of the players are heading to participate in the weekend’s festivities. The Philadelphia Sixers’ MVP frontrunner, Joel Embiid, is going to be a starter for the fourth straight year. Embiid is on an absolute tear to start the first […]Read more "Sixers’ Joel Embiid Continues to Make An Impact On and Off the Floor"