Thank goodness NBA fans have Philadelphia 76ers All-NBA center Joel Embiid to keep things interesting. As the Boston Celtics were putting the finishing touches on their 93-80 Game 5 victory over the Miami Heat Wednesday night, Embiid took to Twitter with a message. "Miami needs another Star," Embiid posted.
James Harden was optimistic about the summer ahead following the Sixers' Round 2, Game 6 loss to the Heat. At 32 years old, does he have higher levels to access? By Noah Levick
Morey has routinely referred to Harden as the greatest isolation player in NBA history and believed the chance to play with a dominant scoring big like Embiid—the type of player Morey and Harden talked about but were never able to bring to Houston—would energize him. It didn’t. Harden averaged 21 points per game during the regular season.