Joel Embiid Has a ‘Minor’ Meniscus Tear in Left Knee

This is not the news that Philadelphia 76ers fans were hoping to see about Joel Embiid. 76ers president of basketball operations/general manager Bryan Colangelo told reporters before the 76ers’ game at home versus the Miami Heat on Saturday that Embiid has a ‘very minor’ meniscus tear in his left knee, while also having a boneContinue reading “Joel Embiid Has a ‘Minor’ Meniscus Tear in Left Knee”

WATCH: Joel Embiid Drops Career-High 33 Points vs. Nets

Philadelphia 76ers rookie center Joel Embiid impressed once again on Sunday night. Embiid scored a career-high 33 points on 12-17 shooting from the field, while also going 2-3 from three-point range, and 7-8 from the free throw line in the 76ers’ 108-107 win over the Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia’s 7th win this season. “He wanted toContinue reading “WATCH: Joel Embiid Drops Career-High 33 Points vs. Nets”

76ers’ Joel Embiid Declares Himself ‘200 Percent’ Healthy

Joel Embiid‘s NBA debut has been on hold for two years now, but in eight days he will be out on the court for the Philadelphia 76ers versus the Oklahoma City Thunder. Philadelphia used the 3rd overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft to select Embiid after Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker. Many NBA scoutsContinue reading “76ers’ Joel Embiid Declares Himself ‘200 Percent’ Healthy”

Report: 76ers “Gauging Interest” in Rookie C Jahlil Okafor

The 76ers used the 3rd pick in the 2015 NBA Draft to select Jahlil Okafor out of Duke, and he’s put up a very solid rookie season to this point. Okafor is averaging 17.7 points to go along with 7.4 rebounds per game and 1.2 blocks on a 8-45 76ers team that will have anContinue reading “Report: 76ers “Gauging Interest” in Rookie C Jahlil Okafor”

76ers Pick up Contract Options on Nerlens Noel and 2 Others

The Philadelphia 76ers will pick up the contract options of big man Nerlens Noel, guard Nik Stauskas, and center Joel Embiid, per the Philadelphia Inquirer. From the Inquirer’s article: This comes as no surprise. The 76ers exercised team options on Nerlens Noel, Joel Embiid and Nik Stauskas Friday morning. This confirms a report by TheContinue reading “76ers Pick up Contract Options on Nerlens Noel and 2 Others”

Joel Embiid’s Foot Surgery Will Happen Tuesday

Joel Embiid was rated by many as the best player in the 2014 NBA Draft by many, ahead of Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker. The 76ers were able to take him behind Wiggins and Parker during the draft, and the reason why Embiid slipped is the reason he is not on the court today inContinue reading “Joel Embiid’s Foot Surgery Will Happen Tuesday”

Joel Embiid Likely to Miss 2015-2016 Season After Second Foot Surgery

Joel Embiid was the third overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers. Embiid, who didn’t play one game during the 2014-2015 season, is likely to not do the same in the 2015-2016 season as he will have a second surgery on the same foot that could sideline him for the entireContinue reading “Joel Embiid Likely to Miss 2015-2016 Season After Second Foot Surgery”

Sixers Eyeing D’Angelo Russell in NBA Draft

The 76ers traded away Michael Carter-Williams and K.J. McDaniels during the 2014-2015 season. Both Carter-Williams and McDaniels were expected to be the 76ers future at the point and shooting guard until they traded Carter-Williams to the Bucks and McDaniels to the Rockets in February. The 76ers are looking to add a guard with their 3rdContinue reading “Sixers Eyeing D’Angelo Russell in NBA Draft”

NBA Live 15 Ratings Released: Top 5 Rookies

EA Sports has now officially released their top 5 rookies in their upcoming game entitled “NBA Live 15” release date is October 28th. We have already been shown the top 5 ratings for the point guard position, shooting guard position, small forward position, power forward, center, 3 point shooters, dunkers, ball handlers,blockers, scoring threats, andContinue reading “NBA Live 15 Ratings Released: Top 5 Rookies”

Joel Embiid Shows Off Holiday Cheer at 76ers Media Day

Tis the season to be jolly? Joel Embiid showed some late holiday cheer at Philadelphia 76ers media day as Embid wore a Santa hat with a burlap sack at his photo shoot. Joel Embiid is one funny guy always wanting to make people laugh. Check out him rocking his Santa outfit and his selfie game:Continue reading “Joel Embiid Shows Off Holiday Cheer at 76ers Media Day”

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