Joel Embiid


GALLOWAY, N.J. — The Sixers had their first of five training camp practices Tuesday at Stockton College.


GALLOWAY, N.J. -- "Career best fitness" is one of Brett Brown's favorite phrases. Brown uses it often when setting goals with his players for the season.


Sam Hinkie calls it a meritocracy of ideas. People talk. They bounce things off each other. The best ideas get implemented.


It must have been quite a sight:

A man with a jacket and tie, not quite six-feet tall, strolling through an airport in Spain with two extremely tall guys just barely 20 years old.


Quick refresher: When Joel Embiid was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers with the third overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft the ESPN cameras went to a shot of Embiid sitting at home with a totally b