Joel Embiid Third in Early All-Star Voting

Philadelphia 76ers superstar Joel Embiid is third in front court voting, according to the NBA. Embiid tallied over 1.2 million votes but that places him third behind Brooklyn’s Kevin Durant and Milwaukee’s Giannis.

Source: NBA
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Rockets without a Pair, Leading Scorer Tonight vs Sixers

The Rockets will be without Kevin Porter Jr., and Christian Wood for tonight’s game against the Sixers. Both have been suspended for one game by Houston for disciplinary purposes.

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New Year’s Resolutions for the Philly Sports Teams

Ah, New Year’s resolutions.

Like the Mummers, it’s a mindless tradition where we try to convince ourselves that we will “be better” during the calendar year. Something like 7% of the people actually go through with their resolutions, the rest of us, we just “screw it” and forget about the gym by February 1.

It’s only fair to create New Year’s resolutions for the four major Philadelphia sports teams. What’s serious and what’s just for fun…that’s for you to decide.

Let’s get started!

Howie Roseman Vows Not to Trade the Birds’ 1st Round Picks and Will Use All of Them

In a break from character, Eagles GM Howie Roseman goes on the record that he will not trade anyone the Birds’ three first round picks. He tells the media that he will use all of them to build the team. Owner Jeffery Lurie and head coach Nick Sirianni aren’t sold and decide to lock Roseman in the broom closet during the draft.

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