Joel Embiid vs Atlanta Hawks (2/24/20) Career Night!

Final Score:

Atlanta Hawks (17-42)

112

Philadelphia 76ers (36-22)

129

Player of the game:

Joel Embiid

*career high

MP 36:22

P 49 *

R 14

A 3

B 1

S 3

TO 4

+\- +19

FG 17-24

FT 14-15

3P 1-3

Highlights:👇🏽

https://www.instagram.com/p/B8-3yUDhgRC/?igshid=1069fh44z0nxt

My Overview:

Joel Embiid playing exclusively in the post exposed one of Atlanta’s major weaknesses! This is the second time this year were the opposing center had a career night against y’all. 👇🏽

NIKOLA JOKIC VS ATLANTA HAWKS (1-6-20)

The Philadelphia 76ers unleashed their beast. Atlanta started double teaming Joel Embiid. But that didn’t work. He would kick it out to shooters. Also players were able to slash to the rim because of clear driving lanes created by Joel Embiid. Or they would pass the ball back to Embiid for a repost. I believe that was the game plan going into last night’s game. A formula for success in my opinion! Now play like this against a good team.

For the Sixers going forward, will they continue with this formula of using Joel Embiid more in the post?

Injury:

Ben Simmons (Out indefinitely)

NBA (bballscholar) Terminology :

Repost– This is when a player in the post passes it out to a wing player. Then the post player can now establish a deeper post position. The wing player then passes it back to the post player as he has deeper post position with a 1 on 1 match up.

-THE COST OF KNOWLEDGE-

Sixers Playoff Run/Media over hype 2018

NBA PLAYOFFS 4/13/19 STUDS & DUDS

THE ORLANDO MAGIC PLAYOFF BIRTH 4/7/19

Kevin Durant – IN HIS OWN LEAGUE

PROPOSED NBA CHANGES (2020-)

Giannis Antetokounmpo vs The League scoring + predictions

GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO VS JOEL EMBIID 4/4/19

Toronto Raptors – 15 Straight Wins!

MY TOP 15 PLAYOFF PLAYERS 2018-2019

TRAE YOUNG – WHERE HE RANKS AMOUNG PG’S

MY 2019-2020 DEFENSIVE PLAYERS

PLAYERS I WANT TO SEE WIN A NBA TITLE

Current players in the league that I want to see win a chip before their career is done.

1. Giannis Antetokounmpo

2. Derrick Rose

3. Carmelo Anthony

4. Vince Carter

5. Damian Lillard

6. Anthony Davis

7. Kemba Walker

8. Paul George

9. Devin Booker

10. Jayson Tatum

11. Russell Westbrook

12. LaMarcus Aldridge

13. P.J. Tucker

14. Donovan Mitchell

15. J.J. Reddick

16. Demar DeRozan

17. Luka Doncic

18. Brook Lopez

19. DeAndre Jordan

20. Ricky Rubio

My List:

A lot of these players I grew up watching and I can appreciate their body of work.

I believe if you are capable of playing at least 10+ years in the nba. That alone is a nice accomplishment of durability. Your body has so many years it can perform at a high level.

-THE COST OF KNOWLEDGE-

Devonte’ Graham – The Charlotte Hornets Hidden Gem

MOST POINTS CREATED BY ASSISTS

2019-2020: NBA ALL-STAR WEEKEND

2019-2020 – Houston Identity Change?

DERRICK ROSE – LAST 10 GAMES

THE “GREEK FREAK” DOMINATES : 2019 – 2020

Chris Paul: Rejuvenated – 2019/2020

Jayson Tatum joins an interesting group

DID YOU KNOW?

Who had the more efficient game?

SHAI GILGEOUS-ALEXANDER VS MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES (1-14-20)

THE “GREEK FREAK” DOMINATES : 2019 – 2020

SO FAR THIS YEAR GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO HAS WON EASTERN CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE MONTH EACH MONTH THIS SEASON!

CLEARLY HE IS THE BEST PLAYER IN THE EAST! THIS YEAR I WANT TO SEE GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO IN THE NBA FINALS. ANYTHING SHORT OF NOT PLAYING THE NBA FINALS WOULD BE A HUGE DISAPPOINTMENT TO THEIR SEASON. THE MILWAUKEE BUCKS ARE ON TRACK TO WIN 70+ GAMES.

IN THE LAST 5 GAMES GIANNIS HAS BEEN EXTREMELY SPECIAL!

(NOW THIS IS NOT INCLUDING LAST’S VICTORY WHERE HE HAD THIS STAT LINE.) 👇🏽

GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO:

2/8/20 VS ORLANDO MAGIC (W)

19P 18R 9A 35.3% FG

GIANNIS’S LAST 5 GAMES:

30P – 16R – 68% FG VS WIZARDS (W)

31P – 16R – 41% FG NUGGETS (L)

30P – 19R – 48% FG VS SUNS (W)

34P – 17R – 71% FG VS PELICANS (W)

36P – 20R – 52% FG VS SIXERS (W)

FUN FACT:

GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO IS THE ONLY PLAYER IN NBA HISTORY SINCE WILT CHAMBERLAIN TO PUT UP 30P+ 15R+ WITH 5A+ IN 5 CONSECUTIVE GAMES!

ALL SEASON: 11 GAMES IN TOTAL

-THE COST OF KNOWLEDGE-

TOP ROOKIES OF THE 2018-2019 SEASON

2017- 2018 Top 10 Rookies

GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO VS JOEL EMBIID 4/4/19

Joel Embiid – 2019-2020 MVP Challenge

DONTE DIVINCENZO – A SIGN OF GROWTH

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS – A DYNASTY

2018 playoffs who is stopping Kevin Durant?

ANTHONY DAVIS 12/8/19 VS MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES

SHAI GILGEOUS-ALEXANDER VS MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES (1-14-20)

NIKOLA JOKIC WILL BE MUST WATCH!

NBA BACK TO BACK 40P GAMES 4/25-26/19

2019-2020 : Anthony Davis MVP Challenge

19-20 EAST & WEST ALL STAR RESERVES

EAST RESERVES:

WEST RESERVES:

WEST > EAST

THE WEST ON PAPER LOOKS LIKE THE BETTER TEAM. ALSO THEY HAVE THE MORE EXCITING PLAYERS TO WATCH.

I AM DISAPPOINTED BECAUSE A LOT OF PLAYERS THAT I WANTED TO SEE DID NOT MAKE THIS YEARS ALL STAR GAME.

MY BELIEF ON THE BIGGEST ALL STAR SNUB:

EAST BIGGEST SNUB:

BRADLEY BEAL

WEST BIGGEST SNUB:

DEVIN BOOKER

NBA ALL STAR FACTS:

WHICH PLAYER DID YOU WANT TO SEE IN THE ALL STAR GAME?

I PERSONALLY WANTED TO SEE DERRICK ROSE IN THE ALL STAR GAME. I BELIEVE THE FANS WOULD OF WANTED HIM OVER KYLE LOWRY. BUT THAT IS JUST MY OPINION. KYLE LOWRY’S TEAM IS 2ND IN THE EAST, SO THAT IS WHY HE WAS REWARDED.

-THE COSF OF KNOWLEDGE-

2019-2020 Sacramento Kings – Big 3

MY 2019-2020 ALL STARS (WEST TEAM)

MY 2019-2020 ALL STARS (EAST TEAM)

DOMANTAS SABONIS – FIRST TRIPLE DOUBLE – 1-19-20

BEN SIMMONS CONTRACT EXTENSION ! “THE PROCESS CONTINUES“

Tyronn Lue- Vengeance tour! (2019/2020)

DERRICK ROSE – LAST 10 GAMES

Donovan Mitchell VS Brandon Ingram – 1/16/20

NIKOLA JOKIC VS ATLANTA HAWKS (1-6-20)

TRAE YOUNG – WHERE HE RANKS AMOUNG PG’S

2ND YEAR PHENOMENONS- (LUKA DONCIC & TRAE YOUNG)

THESE TWO PLAYERS ARE HAVING AMAZING STARTS TO THEIR NBA CAREER. WITH THEIR PRODUCTION BOTH PLAYERS SHOULD BE FIRST TIME ALL STARS THIS YEAR.

FACT:

THE ATLANTA HAWKS AND DALLAS MAVERICKS SWAPPED PLAYERS ON DRAFT NIGHT! (ATLANTA ORIGINALLY DRAFTED LUKA DONCIC AND DALLAS DRAFTED TRAE YOUNG.)

WHICH PLAYER DO YOU THINK WILL HAVE THE BETTER CAREER?

AS OF RIGHT NOW: THEIR CATEGORY

LUKA DONCIC = SUPERSTAR LEVEL.

TRAE YOUNG = STAR LEVEL.

HERE ARE THE BEST PLAYS FROM EACH PLAYER DURING THIS NBA SEASON.

TRAE YOUNG:

LUKA DONCIC:

-STRIVE FOR EXCELLENCE-

Kevin Durant – IN HIS OWN LEAGUE

Level of current players (accomplishments)

MICHAEL PORTER JR VS INDIANA PACERS (1/2/20)

DONTE DIVINCENZO – A SIGN OF GROWTH

LUKA DONCIC WITH AN HISTORIC MONTH

CHECKING IN – 1ST MONTH – MY UNDERRATED TEAM

TRAE YOUNG – WHERE HE RANKS AMOUNG PG’S

FEAR THE DEAR EASTERN CONFERENCE FINALS: GAME 1/2

MIAMI HEAT WERE ON🔥🔥 (12/10/19)

MY TOP 10 MIP (MOST IMPROVED CANDIDATES)

Kevin Durant career high vs the league