Sixers’ top scorer Joel Embiid (ankle) may be on bench for next contest

first_img“He just came down on Amir’s (Johnson) foot and had a slight roll of the ankle. We don’t know much more than that,” Sixers coach Brett Brown said. “They told me that he will be listed as questionable tomorrow. … We’re listing it as questionable and we’re going to learn a lot more later this afternoon.”#Sixers head coach Brett Brown on Joel Embiid rolling his ankle— Dave Uram (@MrUram) October 26, 2018Embiid is the team’s leading scorer with 29.6 points per game, and is playing the most minutes of his career (35.6). He has recorded a double-double in each of the Sixers’ games while the team has fallen to 2-3. Related News The 76ers could be making their next road trip without their top scorer. Joel Embiid rolled his left ankle after stepping on a teammate’s foot at the end of Friday’s practice, multiple reports stated. Philadelphia is expected to list him as questionable for Saturday’s road game in Charlotte.center_img Joel Embiid says he owns ‘real estate’ in Andre Drummond’s head; Pistons center respondslast_img

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