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13 Reasons Why You Need To Follow Joel Embiid On Twitter Now

The Philadelphia 76er has been chatting up Kim Kardashian and Rihanna in recent weeks but the 20-year-old Cameroonian has been making a splash on twitter for sometime now. Here are 13 of his best tweets and 13 reasons why you need to follow this future NBA star.

07/31/2014

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2014 NBA Draft Predictions

Two weeks have now passed since we last saw the San Antonio Spurs dismantle the Miami Heat to win their fifth championship. On Thursday, it will be time for the winners to put the champagne down as the 2014 NBA Draft commences.

06/26/2014

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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?

06/25/2014

J.R. Smith, center, of the New York Knicks drives against the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center on March 21, 2014 in Philadelphia. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Run Winning Streak To 8, Hand 76ers 23rd Straight Defeat

The 76ers have fumbled their way toward the wrong kind of NBA history. The Knicks could care less. As far as they are concerned, a win is a win.

03/21/2014

Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks shoots against the Philadelphia 76ers during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Send 76ers To 17th Straight Loss

Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 28 points as the New York Knicks defeated Philadelphia 123-110 on Monday night, sending the 76ers to their 17th straight loss.

03/11/2014

Evan Turner #12 of the Philadelphia 76ers in a game between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Brooklyn Nets during a game at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Hold Off 76ers 108-102; End 3-Game Skid

Paul Pierce scored 25 points, Deron Williams added 21 and the Brooklyn Nets stopped a three-game losing streak by holding on to beat the Philadelphia 76ers, 108-102 on Monday night.

02/04/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Melo Drops F-Bomb On Heckler During Knicks Loss

It seems Carmelo Anthony’s frustrations are starting to boil over. Melo reportedly told a heckler to “Go (bleep) yourself” as the Knicks were limping toward the finish Wednesday.

01/23/2014

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Devils-Sixers Boss Says Poker Deal Breaks No Taboos

Scott O’Neil doesn’t believe his teams will be cast in a bad light by agreeing to a multiyear deal with one of the world’s leading online poker companies. But there were immediate questions about the relationship.

01/10/2014

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Devils, 76ers Reach Sponsorship Deal With Online Gambling Company

The New Jersey Devils and Philadelphia 76ers have become the first major U.S.-based professional teams to sign a sponsorship deal with an online gambling company.

01/08/2014

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Lichtenstein: Let’s Hold Off On Nets’ Obituary Following Lopez Injury

Brook Lopez’s broken foot might not be a death knell for the Brooklyn Nets.

12/21/2013

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Nets Star Center Brook Lopez Out Indefinitely With A Broken Foot

The Nets said Saturday that Brook Lopez was hurt during its overtime loss at Philadelphia on Friday and the team would issue another update next week after consultation with their doctors.

12/21/2013

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Anderson Solid, But Nets Beaten In Philadelphia On Shot At The Buzzer

Evan Turner hit the winning basket at the buzzer and scored 29 points to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 121-120, overtime win over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night.

12/20/2013

The Nets' Joe Johnson defends against the 76ers on Dec. 16, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Johnson Makes 10 3-Pointers As Nets Crush Sixers

Joe Johnson made 10 3-pointers, most in the NBA this season, and scored a season-high 37 points to lead the Nets to a 130-94 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday night.

12/17/2013

Allen Iverson and LeBron James during the 58th NBA All-Star Game. Copyright 2009 NBAE  (Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE/Getty Images)

LeBron: Iverson Is ‘Pound-For-Pound Probably The Greatest’ Ever

LeBron James told ESPN that Allen Iverson was “pound-for-pound, probably the greatest player who ever played.”

10/29/2013

Co-owners of the New Jersey Devils Joshua Harris (L) and David Blitzer pose for a photo with their jerseys during a press conference announcing the new ownership on August 15, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

New Era Begins: Devils Announce Sale To Josh Harris, David Blitzer

The founder of one of the world’s largest private equity firms, Josh Harris and his group paid $320 million to Jeff Vanderbeek for the rights to the Devils and the lease to the Prudential Center.

08/15/2013

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