Philly is still outscoring opponents when the two are on the floor together, but they've still proved to be an awkward fit.
A new study was released today that says that there's a strong correlation between an NBA player tweeting after 11 PM and having a terrible game the next day.
Before he was tweeting at Rihanna and owning the internet, Joel Embiid was just a lanky kid from Cameroon discovered by Luc Mbah a Moute. In the debut episode of our new series, The Way We Ball, we learn how that meeting shaped a basketball nation.
The investigation could not conclude Colangelo himself was the one tweeting, but did find the "evidence supports the conclusion" that his wife was.
The Philadelphia GM may have had as many as five accounts that he used to talk shit about players and coaches, and reveal sensitive information.
The Philadelphia 76ers big man welcomed Baynes into the storied club of mediocre white big men getting yoked on.
Even if the Boston Celtics don't sweep them from the second round, what lies ahead in Philly may be far less certain than it seems.
Also, Joel Embiid's worst enemy, how Minnesota became a Top-Five team, Andre Drummond's inconsistent play, and my All-Star reserve picks.
Maybe we were actually seeing LaVar at his best. And it's kind of nice.