The process for selection was flawed this year.
Milwaukee Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon took home the Rookie of the Year Award on Monday night, defeating the Sixers' Joel Embiid and Dario Saric for the hardware.
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The NBA announced today that Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid and forward Dario Saric were named to the 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie First Team as voted on by a panel of 130 sportswriters and broadcasters. The voting panel each selected five players for the first team and five players for the second team, regardless of position. [...]
Joel Embiid was left off a number of ballots. Malcolm Brogdon and Dario Saric were the only unanimous selections for the NBA’s All-Rookie First Team this season. Let’s be honest — there weren’t many standout rookies to choose from this season. Show More Summary
Joel Embiid played just 31 games last season. He should still win Rookie of the Year. This is why: pic.twitter.com/E4uI2UBOFa — SB Nation (@SBNation) June 26, 2017 Joel Embiid played only 31 games in his rookie season. Just 786 minutes. Show More Summary
The NBA announced the All-Rookie First and Second Teams on Monday.
Buddy Hield and Willy Hernangomez round out the first-team selections
Shortly after the Sixers selected Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in Thursday’s NBA draft, Philadelphia center Joel Embiid shared the nickname that Sixers fans had apparently bestowed upon the team’s “Trust the Process” young core. “The FEDS are coming,” Embiid tweeted. According to Sixers fans, the new nickname is the "FEDS" (Fultz, Embiid, […]
Kevin Durant joined the 73-win Golden State Warriors – topped it off with a NBA title and Finals MVP and went full savage mode. The Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid recently took to social media and nicknamed him and three other teammates the ‘FEDS’ (Fultz, Embiid, Dario & Simmons) after the team drafted Fultz during […]
Embiid hasn't played much due to injuiries, but the 76ers are sold on his potential
To say Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid has missed a bunch of games during his short NBA career would be a gross understatement. Embiid was drafted by the Sixers in 2014, but didn’t play his first game for the franchise until October 26th, 2016 because of injuries. All of that downtime was able to free […]
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Richaun Holmes talks Sixers, Joel Embiid, his Rookie of the Year pick, Ben Simmons and more. NOTE: This interview was recorded before the Sixers and Celtics traded picks. Listen above The post Respect The Game Episode 60: Richaun Holmes appeared first on SLAMonline.
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Joel Embiid has something to say.
Joel Embiid is taking the Process into his own hands. Amid rumors swirling that Phil Jackson is looking to trade Kristaps Porzingis because he’s miffed Porzingis skipped an exit interview with the Knicks, other players seem excited about the potential prospect of playing with the New York forward. Show More Summary
Joel Embiid has something to say.
Markelle Fultz is on board with the process.The likely No. 1 overall pick left a comment on a photo Joel Embiid posted of himself, Fultz, Ben Simmons, and Robert Covington, confirming that the much-maligned process is still well and truly beloved. Show More Summary