“It Just Really Frustrates Me” — Joel Embiid Unhappy With Role
Trust the process, Joel.
Joel Embiid is not thrilled with the way he’s being used as a “spacer” ever since the Sixers acquired All-Star Jimmy Butler.
The Philly big man says he has been “so trash” in recent performances; he’s shooting 43.1 percent from the field and averaging 23.8 points in 11 games since Butler arrived.
— Bro, I’d be HAPPY with that!
— Keith Pompey (@PompeyOnSixers) December 8, 2018
Philly head coach Brett Brown says the Sixers need to get better at creating space for Embiid to operate.
Jimmy Butler empathizes with Joel Embiid‘s frustration.
Butler says that Embiid is the Philadelphia Sixers’ best player, and that the team will figure out how to ensure his success on the offensive end: