It’s been a long few seasons for the Philadelphia 76ers. With the mantra of “Trust the Process” ringing through the City of Brotherly Love, fans hunkered down for season after season of uncompetitive basketball hoping that the fruits of their suffering would eventually form of a championship-caliber core of players. One of the most important pieces of this ongoing puzzle is Joel Embiid – the seven-foot-tall Cameroonian center who has embraced the “Trust the Process” as much as anybody.Heading into the 2017-18 season, the Sixers are ready to push their chips to the center of the table and see if their bet pays off, trading up to snag Markelle Fultz with the first overall pick in the 2017 draft and paying veteran sharpshooter J.J. Redick $9 million on a one-year deal to bring him to Philadelphia. The team also extended Embiid with a deal worth $147 million despite playing just 31 games in his first three seasons combined. With all the ingredients in place, it was time to see if The Process could potentially come to fruition, and on Wednesday night, Sixers fans got a huge sign towards the affirmative. Embiid, the third pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, made… Read full this story
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