Joel Embiid Holds Options for Philadelphia 76ers in 2023 NBA Playoffs After New Injury Update
However, the new history of Pivot’s right knee problem wouldn’t hurt his chances of winning the regular season MVP award.
Although he was not present at the decisive match, Joel Embiid was a key to Philadelphia Seventy Sixers roadblock with Brooklyn Networks It entered the semi-finals of the Eastern Conference 2023 NBA Playoffs.
Discomfort in the right knee caused him to miss the fourth game, albeit at the hands of James Hardenthey got the key and are quietly waiting for their opponent, who will be knocked out of the game between Boston Celtics and Atlanta Hawks.
However, facing the Eastern Semifinals in the 2023 NBA Playoffs, the reporter Ramona Shelburnel ESPNHowever, news came out of Embiid’s injury, which could complicate the 76ers’ options.
Embiid holds 76ers playoff options
The report indicates that the Franco-Cameroonian axis suffers from a Lateral collateral ligament sprain in the right knee, and that although he may be available for the rest of the postseason, he will have to “wear a brace” in the affected area.
Now, the decision to have Embiid play, or not, the remainder of the 2023 NBA Playoffs will be a joint responsibility between player and coach. Doc Riverswhich would determine his tournament choices.