“I still think I can win MVP”: Sixers’ Joel Embiid backs himself to finish the season strong and make his case for a first-ever MVP trophy over Nikola Jokic, LeBron James etc

Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid makes his ambitions for winning MVP crystal clear after their win against the Thunder.  Joel Embiid had a flying start to the 2020-21 NBA season to say the least. The player was putting up unbelievable…

“I want Ben Simmons to be aggressive every single play”: Joel Embiid details his expectations from his All-Star Sixers teammate

Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons have combined to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to 2nd place in the East. But Jojo wants more from his teammate. We’ve all been watching Philadelphia set up their franchise for a long run of success…

“Thank you for picking me”: Danny Green responds with a heartwarming gesture to 94-year-old woman calling him her favorite player

Danny Green has sent a lovely gift to the adorable 94-year-old lady who’d listed her favorite players from every NBA team.  Danny Green can get a lot of flack at times. But the fact of the matter is, the player…

“Ben Simmons and Joel Embbid are 1A/1B for Defensive Player of the Year”: Tobias Harris heaps praise on his Sixers

Philadelphia 76ers’ Tobias Harris claims that fellow stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons should be frontrunners in DPOY race.  Tobias Harris has been incredible for the Philadelphia 76ers this season. After somewhat of a letdown last year, the player looks…

Ben Simmons points out the weaknesses in Rudy Gobert’s defense: “I don’t think he’s guarding one through five”

Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons weighs in on the debate for DPOY, provides some serious criticism on Rudy Gobert’s defense.  The Philadelphia 76ers have been terrific so far this season, and a massive reason for that is Ben Simmons. The…

Ben Simmons relishes his ability to play physical defense, speaks about his DPOY candidature: “It’s the NBA, no boys allowed

Ben Simmons is one of the best defensive players in the league, and he loves challenging the best player in the opposite team irrespective of position. The fact he gets physical from the start of the game, helps him not…

“Justin Kutcher is a 5’5 commentator, it is what it is”: Ben Simmons emasculates Wizards commentator for calling him overrated

Ben Simmons fired back at Wizards commentator Justin Kutcher for claiming the Philly star is overrated in their game against the Sixers.  The perception on Ben Simmons has been all over the place ever since he entered the league. His…

“Ben Simmons is overrated”: Wizards’ play-by-play announcer casually indicts Sixers All-Star for his inability to score

A number of people believe Ben Simmons to be an overrated player. Justin Kutcher, a play-by-play announcer for the Wizards, is in this camp. Ben Simmons is considered one of the strangest prospects in the NBA today, given his length,…

‘Is Joel Embiid playing the All-Star Game tonight?’: NBA releases Covid-19 contact tracing report that rules out him and Ben Simmons

Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons have been ruled out of today’s All-Star Game festivities, as Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports. Participating in an All-Star Game is a matter of pride for any player. Whether it’s the player’s first All-Star appearance…

“LeBron James and Jamal Murray don’t deserve to be on this list”: NBA.com’s Defensive Player of the Year ladder has Ben Simmons above Rudy Gobert, includes Lakers and Nuggets stars

NBA.com has released their new leaderboard for Defensive Player of the Year, including LeBron James, Ben Simmons and Jamal Murray. Rudy Gobert and the Utah Jazz are flying high at the top of the league at the moment. But Rudy…