Sixers players take over playcalling duties

ALL BALL NERVE CENTER — It’s no surprise that NBA players sometimes call plays during games, but you don’t often see them grab the clipboard and draw up a play out of a timeout. But during last night’s season finale, the Sixers decided to get experimental. Nerlens Noel and Joel Embiid, both out injured, each took a turn drawing up a play…

Embiid in particular seems to have really embraced this, changing his Twitter name to “Coach” Embiid and pointing out his play worked…


  1. Sim Bhullar says:

    No wonder they had an amazing season.. lol.

  2. Jake says:

    Even if Joel Embiid ends up becoming a bust he can always find comfort in the fact that he’s made an impact on Twitter. Lol. I guess the SIxers front office realized that if they’re trying to lose, then why worry about having an actual coach.

  3. Coach Embiid says:

    He needs to be the 76ers new