GRADES: Joel Embiid drops 50 as Sixers defeat Bulls
Despite Ben Simmons' absence, the Sixers claimed a 112-105 victory in the Wells Fargo Center behind a 50-point performance from Joel Embiid.Continue reading on The Sixer Sense
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3 observations after Joel Embiid lifts Sixers over Bulls with career ...
Joel Embiid was incredible Friday night, scoring a career-high 50 points and leading the Sixers to a 112-105 win over the Bulls. By Noah Levick.Continue reading
NBA: Joel Embiid, Jamal Murray each score 50 points in wins
Joel Embiid had 50 points in the 76ers' victory over the Bulls, while Jamal Murray also scored a career-best 50 in lifting the Nuggets over the Cavaliers.Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid dominates Bulls for career-high 50 points
The Philadelphia 76ers were shorthanded once again Friday night as they entered a matchup with the Chicago Bulls missing star Ben Simmons and key reserve ...Continue reading
Tobias Harris, Sixers are in awe of Joel Embiid's dominant night
The Philadelphia 76ers were struggling. Outside of their superstar big man, they could not get anything going on the offensive end. Joel Embiid was their only ...Continue reading
Embiid Scores Career-High 50 Points to Lead 76ers Past Bulls
All-Star Joel Embiid scored a career-high 50 points to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 112-105 victory over the Chicago Bulls.Continue reading
Joel Embiid scores 50 points for the first time in his career in Sixers ...
It didn't matter. The 76ers pulled away from the Bulls in the fourth quarter to secure a 112-105 victory, and it was largely thanks to Embiid. Philadelphia's MVP ...Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid drops 50, but Bulls nearly steal one anyway
Bulls coach Billy Donovan has been preaching to his team the many ways to win an NBA game even when things are going against them. That was the case ...Continue reading
Chicago Bulls lose 112-105, 76ers' Joel Embiid posts 50 points
Joel Embiid, one of the early favorites to win the league's MVP, scored 50 points as Chicago Bulls lost 112-105 against the Philadelphia 76ers.Continue reading
Sixer Joel Embiid drops 50, but Bulls still in position to steal one
Bulls coach Billy Donovan has been preaching to his team the many ways to win an NBA game even when things are going against them. That was the case on ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid's 50 points, 17 rebounds power 76ers to 112-105 win ...
The victory improved the Sixers to 20-10 and gave them a 1 ½-game lead over the Brooklyn Nets atop the Eastern Conference. And there could be fans in the ...Continue reading
3 observations: All-Star Joel Embiid carries Sixers past Bulls at home
The Philadelphia 76ers were shorthanded once again on Friday night as they entered a matchup with the Chicago Bulls missing star Ben Simmons again due to ...Continue reading
Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid drops career-high 50 in win vs ...
Joel Embiid stuffed the stat sheet Friday -- a career-high 50 points to go with 17 rebounds, five assists, two steals and four blocks -- as the Sixers held off the ...Continue reading
Instant observations: Sixers' Joel Embiid drops 50 in masterpiece vs ...
Joel Embiid had a career-best 50 points in a spectacular performance to beat the Chicago Bulls.Continue reading
Joel Embiid's MVP Resume and Historical Comparisons
On a night like Wednesday, when Embiid dominated in every facet of the game, in a big game on national television, the statement he made was resounding.Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid shares why he sits in “cool-down chairs” instead ...
Joel Embiid now sits alone on the edge of the cool-down area, a long three-point shot away from teammates.Continue reading
Joel Embiid has monster game in win over Boston Celtics
Embiid had his second 40-point outing of the young NBA season.Continue reading
Marcus Smart, Yes, That Marcus Smart, Complained About Joel ...
By Stephen Douglas | Jan 21, 2021, 8:58 AM EST. Joel Embiid, Jaylen Brown, Tristan ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid: 'Marcus Smart just told me that I flail a lot? Come on.'
Free-throw attempts in the 76ers' 117-109 win over the Celtics yesterday: Joel Embiid 21, Boston Celtics 20. Marcus Smart accused Embiid of flopping.Continue reading
Star big man Joel Embiid excited for Sixers and their 'bright future'
The Philadelphia 76ers are one of the more talented teams in the league simply due to the fact that they are led by the star duo of Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons ...Continue reading
Tobias Harris touts Joel Embiid as an MVP candidate after another ...
Embiid's stellar play is a major reason the Sixers beat the Celtics on Thursday and lead the Eastern Conference with a 10-5 record.Continue reading
Sixers' Tobias Harris is Excited to see Joel Embiid's MVP-Caliber Play
Philadelphia 76ers All-Star Joel Embiid felt disrespected when he failed to pick up any personal accolades after last season. While the Sixers' big man clarifies ...Continue reading
Celtics' Marcus Smart sounds off on refs then Joel Embiid sounds off ...
“He shot alone, himself, 21 free throws. Our team shot 20. Can't beat that,” Smart said holding a stat sheet and shaking his head. “They shot 36-for-45. We shot 13- ...Continue reading
Forget the free throws; Celtics need to be better vs. Joel Embiid
That included drawing two more shooting fouls. Grant Williams gave up 4 points in 2.5 possessions defended. More troubling, the Celtics forced only one measly ...Continue reading
Max Kellerman, Kendrick Perkins believe Sixers star Joel Embiid is ...
Philadelphia 76ers star big man Joel Embiid has always talked about being one of the top players in the game and wanting to win the big NBA awards at the end ...Continue reading
Celtics notebook: Marcus Smart blasts refs, then Joel Embiid fires ...
Boston's Marcus Smart expresses his frustration after Philadelphia center Joel Embiid shoots more free throws (21) that the entire Boston team (20). By Matt ...Continue reading
Marcus Smart, Joel Embiid Engage In Another War Of Words Over ...
By Matthew Geagan, CBS Boston. BOSTON (CBS) — Joel Embiid was a freight train on Wednesday night, one the Boston Celtics had very little chance of ...Continue reading
Sixers' Joel Embiid Reacts to Marcus Smart's Criticism on Wednesday
Celtics guard Marcus Smart made some critical comments towards Joel Embiid on Wednesday night. After the game, Embiid responded.Continue reading
Marcus Smart believed 'flails' from Joel Embiid led to the star's 42 ...
In contrast, the Celtics went 13-for-20 from the free-throw line as a team. Just in the fourth quarter, Boston didn't attempt a single free throw while Philadelphia shot ...Continue reading
The Boston Celtics couldn't stop the Sixers' Joel Embiid, no matter ...
Embiid scored 42 points Wednesday night, shooting over the smaller Celtics centers time and again.Continue reading
5 takeaways from Celtics vs. 76ers, as Joel Embiid has a good point ...
Presumably, the Boston Celtics hoped Tristan Thompson would be at least something of an answer for Joel Embiid. After all, while Thompson is just 6-foot-9, ...Continue reading
Celtics vs. 76ers takeaways: Joel Embiid continues to build early ...
Also, Kemba Walker returns to form while Ben Simmons continues to struggle on the offensive end for Philly.Continue reading
Joel Embiid tries to clear things up with Sixers fans
Never short on drama, Joel Embiid on Tuesday night tried to clear things up with Sixers fans, saying, "If I can take it, then everybody else can take it, too.Continue reading
Joel Embiid on 76ers Fans: 'If You Dish It, You Have to Be Able to ...
It has been quite the two-day stretch for Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid. He turned heads with his social media use Monday when he quoted "You ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid expresses love for Sixers fans after win, having fun again
Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid expresses love for the fans and his city after a win over the Los Angeles Clippers.Continue reading
Joel Embiid Doesn't Have to Be a Villain, but 76ers Must Set Him Up ...
Joel Embiid introduced a little drama to the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday. One night later, he helped erase it during a 110-103 home win over the Los Angeles ...Continue reading
Embiid on Philly fans booing him: 'That's cool'
Joel Embiid had 26 points and nine rebounds in the 76ers' 110-103 win over the Clippers. After his recent social posts, he was booed by the hometown crowd to ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid addresses Instagram controversy: 'It's all love...this is ...
Less than 24 hours after Joel Embiid shook up the Philadelphia area with a simple Instagram comment, his head coach had the opportunity to weigh in on the ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid gets a few boos from Philly fans during introductions
Joel Embiid "shushed" the crowd last game when he heard boos, but they were back when he was introduced before the Clippers game Tuesday.Continue reading
Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons give All-Star efforts in Sixers' win vs ...
Joel Embiid made peace with the fans early on as he and Ben Simmons played to their All-Star forms in a 110-103 win over the Clippers Tuesday night. By Paul ...Continue reading
Nick Young believes media is turning Joel Embiid and Ben ...
Former NBA guard Nick Young believes the media is turning Sixers stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons against each other. Do you agree?Continue reading
7 times Philly athletes fought back against booing home fans
Joel Embiid's Shush-Gate has captured Sixers fans, but it's hardly the first time a Philly athlete decided to push back against fans' boos. By Adam Hermann.Continue reading
Video: Sixers Fans Booed Joel Embiid During Pre-Game Intros
Sixers fans aren't happy with Joel Embiid. The Philadelphia fan-base booed the star forward during Tuesday night's pre-game intros.Continue reading
Sixers fans booed Joel Embiid during intros... and then he quickly ...
Joel Embiid embraced the boos in Philly on Tuesday night.Continue reading
Brett Brown on Embiid Instagram controversy: 'Is it ideal? Maybe not ...
Less than 24 hours after Joel Embiid shook up the Philadelphia area with a simple Instagram comment, his head coach had the opportunity to weigh in on the ...Continue reading
76ers' Brown on Embiid's posts: 'We move on'
Sixers coach Brett Brown did his best Tuesday to downplay any significance in Joel Embiid's latest social media posts and online interaction with former ...Continue reading
Stephen A.: Joel Embiid Hasn't Been Happy with 76ers Since Jimmy ...
ESPN's Stephen A. Smith said Tuesday that Jimmy Butler leaving the Philadelphia 76ers for the Miami Heat during the offseason has led to Sixers All-Star center ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid Trade Rumors: NBA Execs Preparing for 76ers to ...
The Philadelphia 76ers don't appear to have any plans to trade Joel Embiid. But that reportedly hasn't stopped league executives from wondering about the ...Continue reading
ASK IRA: Is Jimmy Butler creating a social network with Joel Embiid ...
Q: Hey, Ira, we all saw the conversion between Jimmy Butler and Joel Embiid on Instagram. Do you think he could get Pat Riley to bring him here? -- Paul.Continue reading
Joel Embiid and Jimmy Butler share cryptic social media exchange
Is Jimmy Butler out here recruiting? His reply to Joel Embiid's cryptic social media post would kind of, sort of imply that.Continue reading
Joel Embiid se pelea con la afición y Jimmy Butler se lo quiere llevar
El pívot de los 76ers mandó a callar a la afición y Jimmy Butler no desperdició la oportunidad de hablarle.Continue reading
Eytan Shander: Joel Embiid's latest antics are about wanting ...
Can it be that it was all so simple? Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Brett Brown, and a mixture of draft picks and veterans all on the same page with the same vision.Continue reading
'He loves being a troll': Joel Embiid's Instagram chat with Jimmy ...
Yet again, all the attention is on Joel Embiid. On Monday night, the Sixers star took to Instagram to post a quote from the 2008 Batman film The Dark Knight (“You ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid trade hype goes beyond 'villain' pitch from Jimmy Butler
Joel Embiid posted a photo of himself on Instagram Monday shushing a sometimes-booing home crowd after he hit a big shot in the 76ers' 118-111 win over the ...Continue reading
Sixers: Should Philadelphia consider trading Joel Embiid if they ...
There's trouble brewing within the Philadelphia 76ers organization, and at this point, it would be very hard for them to deny the same. Sixers big...Continue reading
Jimmy Butler seemingly encourages Joel Embiid to join him in ...
The NBA trade deadline is over, but that doesn't mean the recruiting among players stopped, with Jimmy Butler commenting on Joel Embiid's Instagram.Continue reading
NBA: la escalofriante lesión de Joel Embiid, que volvió a la cancha y ...
Los gestos de los fanáticos al ver la lesión de Joel Embiid, marcan lo impactante que resultó ver al pivote con un dedo dislocado Crédito: USA TODAY.Continue reading
Joel Embiid podría ser baja indefinida tras dislocarse un dedo
PHILADELPHIA - Joel Embiid dijo que podría perderse el enfrentamiento del jueves con los Boston Celtics después de dislocarse el dedo anular izquierdo en ...Continue reading
¡OUCH! Así quedó el dedo de Joel Embiid tras una terrible lesión
El pívot de los Philadephia 76ers protagonizó una de las imágenes más gráficas de la temporada.Continue reading
La escalofriante lesión que sufrió el basquetbolista Joel Embiid
El centro de los 76ers de Filadelfia, Joel Embiid, sufrió una horrible lesión en el primer cuarto del juego Thunder-76ers. El dedo de Embiid giró en la dirección ...Continue reading
76ers' Embiid may miss Boston meeting with dislocated finger
While the 76ers' Joel Embiid may have dodged a bullet by only dislocating a finger vs. the Thunder, it could cost him a game against Boston.Continue reading
76ers' Joel Embiid: Fails to practice
Embiid (finger) didn't practice Tuesday, Ky Carlin of USA Today reports. Embiid is still undergoing further testing outside of the Sixers' facility after dislocating his ...Continue reading
Graphic Video Shows Joel Embiid Leaving Court With Badly ...
Sixers' center Joel Embiid left Monday night's game versus the Oklahoma Thunder with a badly dislocated left ring finger but would shockingly return just a ...Continue reading
Video: Joel Embiid's finger wasn't broken, it just looked like it
Joel Embiid dislocated his left ring finger during the first quarter of the 76ers' game against the Thunder, but it hardly slowed him down.Continue reading
76ers' Joel Embiid Dislocates His Finger in Gruesome Injury During ...
Joel Embiid's dislocated his left ring finger while facing the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday.Continue reading
'It Was Pretty Bad': Sixers' Joel Embiid Suffers Gruesome Dislocated ...
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Another day, another Philadelphia sports star gets injured. This time Sixers center Joel Embiid was sidelined briefly by a gruesome ...Continue reading
Sixers guarantee Trey Burke's contract; Joel Embiid undergoes ...
Burke on having his contract guaranteed through the end of the season: "I'm very grateful. I always wanted to be a part of this ... a winning situation."Continue reading
Joel Embiid undergoes further testing for his dislocated finger
Sixers star Joel Embiid missed practice Tuesday as he got further testing on his dislocated finger.Continue reading
Joel Embiid finger injury: 76ers star guts out crucial win with one ...
The All-Star center fought through a nasty dislocated finger to help the Sixers snap a four-game losing streak.Continue reading
Joel Embiid could miss 76ers-Celtics game after gruesome finger ...
Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid suffered a nasty finger injury Monday that could force him to miss Thursday's game against the Celtics.Continue reading
With Joel Embiid's status for Celtics game in doubt, Al Horford's ...
Embiid's dislocated finger could open the door for Horford to do what he does best.Continue reading
Joel Embiid Dislocated His Finger And It's Disgusting [VIDEO]
"I nearly threw up when I saw that," 76ers guard Ben Simmons said.Continue reading
Joel Embiid: 'I Felt My Finger Snapping And I Thought I Fractured it'
Joel Embiid figured he had broken his left ring finger at it dangled gruesomely from his hand Monday night: “They did some X-rays and said it was nothing.”Continue reading
Joel Embiid Gruesomely Dislocates Finger, But Stays In Game!
WARNING: LOOK AWAY IF YOU'RE SQUEAMISH!!! Joel Embiid nastily dislocated his ring finger during the 76ers' win over the Thunder on Monday ... and the ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid May Miss Thursday's Game Vs. Celtics After Nasty ...
BOSTON (CBS) — Joel Embiid's finger bent in a way that a finger should not bend on Monday. That may keep him out of Thursday night's meeting with the ...Continue reading
Three Things to Know: Joel Embiid could miss Boston game after ...
Joel Embiid impressed everyone bouncing back from a nasty finger dislocation to lead the Sixers to a win, but he could miss time to let it heal.Continue reading
Joel Embiid y Carl Anthony-Towns, protagonistas de una tremenda ...
Las imágenes de la pelea entre los jugadores de Philadelphia 76ers y Minnesota Timberwolves recorrieron el mundo. Se necesitó al menos de 10 personas ...Continue reading
Joel Embiid y Karl Anthony Towns son expulsados por pelear
Joel Embiid, de los Philadelphia 76ers, y Karl-Anthony Towns, de los Minnesota Timberwolves, fueron expulsados por pelear en el tercer cuarto del juego.Continue reading
Batalla campal entre Karl Anthony Towns y Joel Embiid que termina ...
El duelo entre dos de los mejores centros de la NBA terminó a los puños. Karl Anthony Towns y Joel Embiid se enfrascaron en una bronca que terminó...Continue reading
Agresión y trompadas en la NBA: Joel Embiid se trenzó con Carl ...
Agresión y trompadas en la NBA: Joel Embiid se trenzó con Carl Anthony-Towns - LA NACION.Continue reading
Joel Embiid-Karl-Anthony Towns fight sparks Twitter and Instagram ...
Things got heated during Wednesday night's game at the Wells Fargo Center between the Philadelphia 76ers and Minnesota Timberwolves when Joel Embiid ...Continue reading
Former UK basketball star Karl-Anthony Towns fights with Joel ...
The ex-Wildcat got into it with the Sixers star on the hardwood on Wednesday night and it took a few players and refs to separate them.Continue reading
All hell breaks loose as Joel Embiid and Karl-Anthony Towns get ...
All hell broke loose Wednesday night at Wells Fargo Center as Joel Embiid and Karl-Anthony Towns were both ejected after a fight in the third quarter. By Noah ...Continue reading
Karl-Anthony Towns and Joel Embiid fight (video)
Embiid – who laughed and shadow boxed on his way out – was clearly having more fun.Continue reading
Karl-Anthony Towns, Joel Embiid ejected after fighting
Karl-Anthony Towns and Joel Embiid were both ejected after a fight broke out in the third quarter.Continue reading
Watch: Joel Embiid Ejected After Fight Involving Karl Anthony-Towns ...
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — New Phillies manager Joe Girardi received an early education on the Philly sports experience Wednesday when a basketball game in ...Continue reading