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How Big of a Red Flag Is Joel Embiid’s Injury?

#464850295 / gettyimages.com As we all know, Joel Embiid had a back problem entering the NCAA tournament.  This alone drew a red flag on Embiid but he was still projected top 3.  Now, Embiid has suffered a stress fracture in his right foot. This causes a huge red flag on Embiid because he is a 7 footer who could be haunted by injuries.  Sound Familiar? Greg Oden and Sam Bowie...
Via TopSportsReport
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA GM: You can't use a top-five pick on Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid’s stock is falling fast, now it’s just a matter of far he’ll drop and to where.  After being the clear-cut No.1 pick just a few days ago, Embiid is now fighting off comparisons to Greg Oden and Sam Bowie before them. According to Sean Deveney of the Sporting News, one anonymous NBA GM says you can’t use a top five pick on an injured Embiid.  “I think there...
Via Thacover2
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson says healthy Sam Bowie would have been dominate

One of the sad notes in NBA history are the players that never live up to their full potential due to injury or other issues. Only a few moments ago, Lakers legend Magic Johnson decided to send out a tweet detailing some of the players that had their careers impacted by injury and listed that Sam Bowie would have been dominate: Former NBA players who would've dominated the league...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

The 30 Year Anniversary of the Illini Blizzard Game

Last week the 30th anniversary of the ‘Blizzard Game’ of December 24th, 1983 came and gone. The year, Champaign got a real taste of a ‘White Christmas’ as Illinois took on Kentucky in a battle, one which will never be forgotten. Kentucky went on to beat Illinois 56-54 on a last second shot from backup guard James Blackmon after Quinn Richardson tied the game at 54 with just...
Via Sports Mockery
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss
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