1. Every NBA Team's Most Promising Player Under 25

    Outside of a small number of title-chasers dialed in on the present, NBA teams are highly future-focused...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Joel Embiid Says He's Ready to Play Games on Back-to-Back Nights

    The Philadelphia 76ers are being careful to monitor Joel Embiid 's minutes, but the star center feels he is ready to take on a bigger role...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Forget the Loss: Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid Offer Glimpse into Superstar Futures

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — They had a 6'10" rookie running the point and a 7-foot cult leader cavorting to the crowd any time one of his feathery mid-range jumpers ripped through the net...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Your Guide to the NBA's (Lesser-Known) Early-Season Rivalry Games

    Throughout the NBA 's regular season, there are plenty of rivalry and revenge games: LeBron James ' opening-night faceoff with Kyrie Irving , Paul George 's return to Indiana, ...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Joel Embiid Calls 76ers Minutes Restriction 'F--king Bulls--t'

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is not pleased with his minutes restriction to start the season, calling it "f--king bulls--t," according to Kyle Neubeck of PhillyVoice...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Hassan Whiteside Says Trash Talk on Twitter with Joel Embiid Is 'All Fun'

    Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside said his exchange of words with Joel Embiid on social media Friday night was "all fun...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Joel Embiid and Hassan Whiteside Engage in Twitter Beef

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid and Miami Heat big man Hassan Whiteside competed against each other on the court Friday at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Then, the battle spilled onto social media...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Don't Look Now: 7 Teams That Could Shock the NBA This Season

    Is the conclusion to the 2017-18 NBA season already scripted? Probably. The Golden State Warriors are heavy favorites to repeat as champs, and as long as the Cleveland Cavaliers employ LeBron James, they'll be expected to escape the East...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Joel Embiid on Nets: 'They Can't F--king Guard Me'

    It's only the preseason, but that didn't prevent Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid from talking trash during Wednesday's game versus the Brooklyn Nets at Nassau Coliseum in New York ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Joel Embiid Goes Off for 22 Points, 7 Rebounds vs. Nets in Preseason Debut

    Preseason or no preseason, it's hard not to be impressed with Joel Embiid 's showing during the Philadelphia 76ers ' contest against the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday at Nassau Coliseum ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Fantasy Basketball 2017: Breakout Stars Ready to Be Among the NBA's Best

    As a fantasy owner, it's always good to be ahead of the curve. And with days remaining until the start of the 2017-18 season, time is dwindling to try to hash out which rising stars are worth locking into fantasy rosters...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. 'It's Very Risky': 76ers' Max Extension of Joel Embiid Puzzles Some NBA Insiders

    The Philadelphia 76ers have fully invested in The Process by reportedly agreeing to a five-year, maximum extension with 23-year old center Joel Embiid ...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Joel Embiid, 76ers Agree on Reported 5-Year, $148 Million Contract Extension

    Philadelphia 76ers fans will be trusting the process for years to come. The team announced Tuesday it had come to an agreement on a five-year contract extension with Joel Embiid ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Joel Embiid Comments on His Tennis Game: 'They Call Me the Black Roger Federer'

    Limited to 31 promising games in an NBA career derailed by injuries, Joel Embiid still must prove he's durable enough to one day steer a playoff contender. Tennis may not be the best hobby for the big man's legs...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Preseason 2017: Projecting Most Intriguing Matchups on the Schedule

    With all the drama that has gone on throughout the NBA offseason, it feels like the season never ended. Now after all the pettiness that would make a middle school lunch table jealous, it's time to start playing the games...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 18 days ago 1,105 reads 0 comments

  16. Joel Embiid Cleared for 76ers Half-court Practice During Knee Injury Recovery

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid participated in half-court five-on-five action at training camp Friday, according to PhillyVoice's Kyle Neubeck ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 21 days ago 8,444 reads 0 comments

  17. Projecting the Most Dominant NBA Starting 5s in 5 Years

    Five years is a long time. Heading into the NBA 's 2022-23 campaign, we'll probably be excited to watch a few players who aren't even on the radar yet...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 23 days ago 128,582 reads 0 comments

  18. Not Buying It: 5 Overhyped Teams Entering 2017-18 Season

    Fourteen NBA teams are going to miss the playoffs and 29 will fall short of a championship. Just a friendly reminder that even in these days of irrational exuberance just before ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 24 days ago 34,953 reads 0 comments

  19. Joel Embiid Reportedly Not Cleared for 5-on-5; 76ers Will Take Cautious Approach

    The NBA 's regular season doesn't start until Oct. 17, but the Philadelphia 76ers are reportedly already concerned about big man Joel Embiid 's health. On Wednesday, the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 30 days ago 22,180 reads 0 comments