Joel Embiid: Sixers 'Gearing Up' To Beat LeBron James, Cavaliers

Joel Embiid: Sixers 'Gearing Up' To Beat LeBron James, Cavaliers

Joel Embiid: Sixers 'Gearing Up' To Beat LeBron James, Cavaliers

"Sometimes people don't understand the definition of 'the process, '" Embiid said, according to CSN Philly's Jessica Camerato.

After missing his first two years recovering from a foot injury, Embiid broke onto the scene in his official rookie year.

Hardly coming as a surprise, the Philadelphia 76ers notably captured yet another top-three draft pick on Tuesday evening. "Back in March we thought that the surgery was going to be a really tough one".

Embiid played in 31 games this season, averaging 20.2 points, 7.8 rebounds and 2.5 blocks per game, before his season was cut short by a torn left meniscus.

This one's for you, Kane tells Spurs fans after Lane finale
And it is the goals from academy graduate Kane over the last three seasons that have propelled the side up the standings. But Kane, 23, believes the camaraderie at Tottenham will prevent them from going the same way.

The Joel Embiid recovery tour included a stop at ESPN's upfront event on Tuesday, where the network debuts its plans for the season and announces big changes to its programming. Whether he was downing pink lemonade or expressing his love for Shirley Temples, Embiid made it clear he couldn't get enough.

"Social media is a way for me to connect with fans, and I love being on social media".

Will Rihanna give Embiid a shot? "And, I'm pretty intelligent too. and I'm funny".

Seriously, though, now almost three years removed from becoming the No. 3 pick in the draft, Embiid, who averaged 20.2 points, 7.8 rebounds and 2.1 assists for the Sixers in just 25.4 minutes a game, appears on schedule to return for the 2017-18 season.

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