76ers Drop Game 1 to Brooklyn

The NBA playoffs are officially underway with the 76ers and the Brooklyn Nets playing the first game of a best-of-seven series at the Wells Fargo Center. The game started out promising with Joel Embiid demanding a lot of attention in the post, forcing Nets' center Jarrett Allen to commit three early fouls. The Sixers' defense … Continue reading 76ers Drop Game 1 to Brooklyn

Why an MVP Award is Almost Certain for Joel Embiid in the Future

During his first season as a (mostly) healthy NBA player, Joel Embiid was named to the All-NBA Second Team, All-Defensive Second Team, All-Star Team, was 7th in Rebounds Per Game, 12th in Points Per Game, 4th in Blocks Per Game, and placed second in voting for Defensive Player of the Year. Not bad for a … Continue reading Why an MVP Award is Almost Certain for Joel Embiid in the Future