Embiid Getting Back to That MVP Level

Embiid is getting back to his MVP-level caliber play and dropping 48 points on the Washington Wizards. Joel Embiid was crashing boards. Joel Embiid had a double, double on the night. He got 11 rebounds 9 of them were defensive rebounds. JoJo was hitting his elbow jumper. It didn’t matter what the Wizards were trying to do defensively in the paint. Joel Embiid was picking apart their defense. The Philadelphia Sixers have been fun to watch again.

One of the big plays that stood out was when Tobias Harris was driving to the lane in mid for a dunk. He dished the ball out to Joel Embiid, and Joel Embiid made the basket. The chemistry between Joel Embiid and Tyrese Maxey was excellent in the second half of the game. Joel Embiid passed the basketball out to Tyreese Maxey on the perimeter. Tyreese Maxey finds Joel Embiid in the paint. Tyreese Maxey had 22pts and 11assts. If you are a Sixers fan. This is what you want from this basketball team—everything flowing through your two superstars.

Nick Nurse Implementing His New Toys

Nick Nurse would Implement his new teammates that he got from the James Harden trade. Nic Batum makes a significant impact off the bench, dropping 3 out of 4 from beyond the arch and putting up 11 points. Robert Covington comes up with three steals, putting up 7 points. Marcius Morris, the Philly native, for the first time in his career, getting an opportunity to play in front of his home crowd. Morris comes up with a nice block. Patrick Beavily had five assists, four rebounds, and 6 points on the night. The Sixers bench is making their contributions and coming up big for the Sixers.

Everyone is Pitching In

The 76ers team is now on a five-game winning streak. I can’t stress enough how well this 76ers team is playing right now. Everything is clicking on all cyders. This 76ers team is dangerously good! De’ Anthony Meltion has had a pretty quiet season up until tonight, unloading four straight 3-point shots. He was explosive tonight. Tyrese Maxey and Joel Embiid, with their team chemistry, are off the charts. Tobias Harris is playing with aggressiveness. Kelly Obrue Jr. is the perfect puzzle to the Sixer’s starting rotation.

Most importantly, the bench is an x-factor. They might be putting up a lot of points. However, they are grabbing offense and defense boards. Twenty rebounds total from the bench. However, the big test comes on Wednesday night. as they get ready to face Their arch-rivals. The Boston Celtics have been playing red-hot basketball. Bring the popcorn because this is going to be a showdown!

Pat Bernard
Pat Bernard

Pat Bernard has four years of podcasting. His first year with the Pattison Ave Phantics and four years running Devereaux Sports. Now currently, both Devereaux Sports and Edge of Sports. Pat is a  for 6 Philly sports fan.  Flyers, Phillies, Eagles, Sixers, Wings, and Union. The Gobbler is a former pro wrestler and ACPW Hall of Famer! He is originally out of Ambler from Northeast Philly (by the Tacony Bridge).  Pat is a credentialed Philadelphia Wings Beat Reported under Edge of Philly Sports.