2018 SeasonAll times ET

2018 Schedule
52-30, 3rd in Atlantic
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13hIan Begley

Winslow fined for stepping on Embiid's mask

Heat wing Justise Winslow was handed a $15,000 fine for stepping on and intentionally trying to damage the protective mask of 76ers center Joel Embiid in Thursday night's Game 3.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Miami's Justise Winslow was dined $15,000 by the NBA for intentionally stepping on Joel Embiid's mask during Game 3 of the Heat-Sixers series, the NBA announced.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Hassan Whiteside was asked if he pays attention to anyone criticizing his performance in the playoffs: "I don't get caught up in the guys that can't do my job but talk about my job." Whiteside had 5 points in 13 minutes in Game 3. He was in foul trouble for much of the night.

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17hIan Begley

Embiid: 'I was built for ... playoff basketball'

After only one playoff game, Sixers center Joel Embiid said Friday that the postseason was perfect for his style of play. "I feel like I'm one of the most physical players in the league -- I love contact, I love attacking," Embiid said.

Embiid on playoffs: 'I feel like I was built for this' (1:18)
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17h

Are We All Starting To Trust The Process?

Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon debate if the Sixers will come out of the East,if Jabari Parker has a right to be upset, preview the Cavs-Pacers Game 3 and much more.

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18h

Woody Paige predicts the future

Tony Reali and the national panel weigh in on Joel Embiid's performance Thursday, acknowledging that Woody Paige's prediction was correct. They then recap Anthony Davis' performance against Portland, and discuss if Kristaps Porzingis will stay in New York.

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18h

Joel Embiid Lights The Heat Up

Dan Le Batard, Papi and Pablo Torre question if playoff Embiid was as glorious as we imagined, if Hassan Whiteside was wrong for wanting more minutes, if the Pelicans have a legitimate shot against the Warriors and much more.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Erik Spoelstra told the Heat that the physical nature of the Miami-Philadelphia series reminds him more of an Eastern Conference final than a first-round matchup.

Are the 76ers NBA Finals bound? (3:05)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid says he was ‘built for' the physical nature of playoff basketball and that he relishes playing on the road in these settings. "I love it. I live for these moments."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid said the mask and goggles he wore to protect his orbital bone were ‘annoying' and he wanted to ‘throw them off' at times during Game 3 but he understands he needs to wear both if he wants to play.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid says his face feels "good, nothing to complain about" after he played on Thursday for the first since suffering a fractured orbital bone on March 28.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid played on Thursday for the first since March 28. "I feel sore. My whole body. I need about five massages today." He hadn't played a full 5-on-5 game while he was sidelined.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Asked about Hassan Whiteside's struggles this series, Joel Embiid declines to go in-depth on a Whiteside analysis. ‘I don't care' about Whiteside, he says.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid doesn't seem concerned by the possibility of Miami being more physical with the Sixers in Game 4. He says he's one of the most physical players in the league, thrives amid contact and loves being aggressive.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Joel Embiid said he wanted to ‘fit in' to the Sixers' offense rather than having Brett Brown run plays for him in Game 3. Seems like it will take some time for he and his teammates to re-acclimate to one another after Embiid's 3-week absence.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Philadelphia coach Brett Brown made one thing clear today at practice: he expects Miami to be especially physical with his young Sixers in Game 4.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

High praise from ex-Knicks great Charles Oakley for Sixers center Joel Embiid: "We haven't seen anyone like Joel Embiid since Wilt Chamberlain," Oakley wrote on Twitter.

Stephen A. is 'incredibly excited' about 76ers (2:04)
1d

8 o'clock hour of Friday's Get Up

The crew discusses how Embiid changes the 76ers' outlook, east coast baseball, and the NFL draft and schedule. Buster Olney joins the show to talk baseball.

Greenberg: 76ers 'are team to beat in East' (1:32)

Team Stats

Points Per Game109.87th
Rebounds Per Game47.41st
Assists Per Game27.12nd
Points Allowed105.311th

2017 Draft Picks

RD(PK)PLAYERPOSSCHOOL
1(1)Markelle FultzPGWashington
2(6)Jonah BoldenSF
2(9)Jawun EvansPGOklahoma State
2(16)Sterling BrownSGSMU
2(20)Mathias LessortSF

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2017-185230.634
2016-172854.341
2015-161072.122
2014-151864.220
2013-141963.232