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76ers' Joel Embiid goes deep on Ben Simmons' holdout: 'Weird, disappointing, borderline kind of disrespectful'

76ers' Joel Embiid goes deep on Ben Simmons' holdout: 'Weird, disappointing, borderline kind of disrespectful'

It didn’t take long for Joel Embiid to share his true feelings about Ben Simmons' holdout and trade request. During his Thursday media availability, Embiid responded to a report from The Athletic’s Sam Amick indicating that Simmons believed the pairing of the 76ers stars had “run its course.

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Who is Jonquel Jones? How Connecticut Sun star became 2021 WNBA MVP

Who is Jonquel Jones? How Connecticut Sun star became 2021 WNBA MVP

If you only casually watched the WNBA regular season, you may have assumed the 2021 WNBA MVP award would be handed to one of the usual candidates. Breanna Stewart and A’ja Wilson were popular preseason picks, and both All-Stars had terrific campaigns.

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Why Michael Jordan's return with the Wizards was more impressive than you think

Why Michael Jordan's return with the Wizards was more impressive than you think

Sept. 25, 2001. It’s a date that doesn’t exist in the minds of many Michael Jordan fans. Saturday marks the 20-year anniversary of MJ coming out of retirement to play for the Wizards.

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Doc Rivers says comments about Ben Simmons' ability to lead championship team were 'misrepresented'

Doc Rivers says comments about Ben Simmons' ability to lead championship team were 'misrepresented'

76ers coach Doc Rivers said Wednesday during an appearance on ESPN’s “First Take” that his comments about Ben Simmons after Philadelphia’s Game 7 loss to the Hawks in the 2021 Eastern Conference semifinals were “misrepresented.

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