The big man looks svelte and nimble to me. Check out Embiid draining a three ball before a game the other night.
Michael Carter-Williams' shooting is a serious problem, one that can't be completely excused by the lack of talent around of him.
13hWe recap Wednesday's top NBA action, including Kyrie Irving scoring a career-high 55 points in the Cavs' win over the Blazers.
16hThe Sixers started hot offensively, but it was their defense -- especially 10 blocks -- that helped snap a six-game skid with an 89-69 win over Detroit.
17hTony Wroten's partially torn ACL will require surgery, and he is expected to miss the rest of the season.
21hMichael Carter-Williams and Nerlens Noel were both selected for the NBA's Rising Stars Challenge during All-Star weekend in Brooklyn.
21hThree of the top 15 rookie scorers in the NBA are Sixers receiving ample playing time, which they wouldn't be doing with any other team.
22hCharlotte Hornets PG Kemba Walker will miss a minimum of six weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a torn lateral meniscus in his left knee.
23hThe Sixers won't have to deal with Pistons leading scorer Brandon Jennings (out for the season), but they'll face the challenge of Detroit's size.