76ers are on a short leash with Joel Embiid.
Now that the James Harden saga is officially over, it's time for the 76ers to give all their attention to Joel Embiid
In a segment on 'NBA Today' this Friday, league insider Adrian Wojnarowski explained the new challenge for Philly in the wake of another star's dramatic exit.
This isn't going away. For NBA superstar players in their prime, every NBA team is at the mercy of if they're happy and if they believe in it," said Woj
"Doesn't matter if they're a free agent or have four years left on their deal, that's the reality in the NBA and Philly knows that.
Now they are going to spend literally every waking day trying to convince him that everything he wants can still happen with the Sixers.
After last night's win over the Raptors, the 76ers are 3-1 on the season and don't seem to be missing Harden at all.
Even so, without a proper co-star for Embiid, the 76ers will always be underdogs compared to the Bucks, Heat, and Nets, who have the star power and experience to compete with the best