Joel Embiid Suffers Setback, Jahlil Okafor on Deck?

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 15:  Joel Embiid #21 of the Philadelphia 76er and Sam Hinkie, General Manager of the Philadelphia 76ers before the game against the Boston Celtics on December 15, 2014 at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

According to Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski, after weeks of rigorous workouts a CT scan revealed an issue in the healing process for the Philadelphia 76ers big man. The initial plan was for Embiid to play for the team in summer league come July but those plans may be on hold.

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D’Angelo Russell To Declare For The NBA Draft

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Shams Charania who covers the NBA for RealGM.com tweeted yesterday that Ohio State outstanding freshman guard D’Angelo Russell will declare for the NBA draft in June.

The Buckeye standout averaged 19.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 1.6 steals while shooting 41.1% from downtown.

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Sixers Fans Should Be Smiling