2021 Season

2021 Schedule
12-5, 1st in Atlantic
Embiid leads all scorers, lifts Sixers past Pistons (1:53)
1d
Embiid meets Plumlee at the apex for the block (0:23)
1d
Howard gets tech after his shorts get ripped (0:43)
1d
Embiid, 76ers down Celtics for 2nd straight game (1:53)
2d
Simmons gets the steal and fast-break slam (0:31)
2d
Embiid splashes stepback 3-pointer in Theis' face (0:20)
2d
Smart tries to sell contact on Embiid (0:43)
2d
4d

J&J: Sexton goes nuts in 2OT, spoiling the Nets' Big 3 debut

Time to give the people what they want… Jalen & Jacoby discuss Collin Sexton’s monster performance against Nets, Kyrie Irving’s return to action, Joel Embiid destroying the Celtics and the latest on Patrick Mahomes. Plus, keys to Tampa Bay-Green Bay in the NFC title game.

4d

The Right Time: Vinnie Goodwill on the Nets' balance, the Warriors & MVP contenders

Bomani Jones and Vinnie Goodwill of Yahoo! Sports discuss the ups and downs of the NBA season thus far (1:00), including the possibility that NBA players will get the COVID-19 vaccine (4:48), the balance of the Nets several games into James Harden’s run with the team, and whether or not Kevin Durant’s game looks any more “fun” than it did in Golden State (22:47). Plus, the performance of the Warriors thus far (41:49), as well as some discussion on the MVP as it relates to Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic, and Joel Embiid (49:49).

Shaq has hilarious reaction to Max's Embiid comparison (1:16)
4d
Embiid racks up 42 points, 10 rebounds in win (2:13)
4d
Embiid scoffs at Smart's flailing claim (1:11)
4d
AP Photo/Chris Szagola
4dTim Bontemps

Embiid scoffs at Smart's claim he 'flails' for calls

Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid dominated the Celtics to the tune of 42 points, including going 17-of-21 from the free throw line, a stat that Boston's Marcus Smart wasn't happy with.

Howard shoots the deepest free throws you've ever seen (0:25)
4d
Korkmaz throws down nasty reverse dunk (0:27)
4d
Embiid drains 3 to put 76ers on top (0:22)
4d
5d

ESPN Daily: Joel Embiid’s evolution

Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid is known as the NBA’s biggest troll. But new Sixers coach Doc Rivers is committed to Embiid as the face of the franchise. And while the star’s stock remains volatile, it’s now trending up. Ramona Shelburne shares insights from her recent reporting and conversations with Embiid. Then, Jeff Passan takes us behind his reporting on New York Mets general manager Jared Porter’s harassment of a female journalist, and what the fallout says about baseball culture.

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6dTim Bontemps

76ers expect Embiid (knee) to play vs Celtics

After sitting out Saturday with a sore right knee, Joel Embiid is expected to play against the Celtics on Wednesday, coach Doc Rivers said Tuesday.

Team Stats

Points Per Game114.3Tied-8th
Rebounds Per Game46.86th
Assists Per Game24.517th
Points Allowed110.213th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2020-21125.706
2019-204330.589
2018-195131.622
2017-185230.634
2016-172854.341