'Trading Joel Embiid might be their only way out'
This is not an argument against Joel Embiid. It is an argument for reality. The Sixers cannot afford to lose themselves in the fog of prior convictions. They are at an inflection point, and it demands an honest and sober appraisal: of themselves, and of the environment in which they will be competing. After a regular season that produced a sixth-place finish and a postseason that produced zero wins, the Sixers no longer have the luxury of selling their fan base on the self-evidence of a brighter tomorrow. Quite the opposite, in fact.Full story in the Inquirer
What would you do? Trade Embiid, trade Simmons, or keep trying to fit pieces around both? It's a great hypothetical while it lasts.