Drew Corrigan @Dcorrigan50
While crouched in a pool, the 23-year-old do-it-all center gave fans a glimpse of a different hairstyle. This came just weeks after Embiid played an April Fools' Day joke about going for a buzz cut.
Not gonna lie Joel Embiid got me and I was mad cuz I thought he cut his hair forreal 😂😂😂 #TheProcess https://t.co/tNfuyAoFyE2017-4-3 16:49:05
Complex Sports' Max Rappaport gave Philly fans a sinking feeling in their stomachs by putting Embiid's picture side-by-side with Sixers anti-legend Andrew Bynum:
Nooooo https://t.co/lHrR5SbDRm2017-4-17 03:56:22
Embiid, who only played 31 games in 2016-17, looks like a franchise building block. Comparing him to the once-promising Bynum—who spent one injury-ravaged season in Philadelphia and never suited up for a regular-season game—is the last thing Sixers fans want to see.