Bleacher Report— The reported rift between Philadelphia 76ers stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons had been escalating prior to the team's surprising second-round playoff series
Bleacher Report—76ers' Joel Embiid on Rumored Ben Simmons Rift: Stop Using My Name to Push Agendas. Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid pushed aside rumors that lingering issues with Ben Simmons led the point guard to request a trade from the Sixers.
New York Post—Joel Embiid goes off on rumors of Ben Simmons drama with 76ers. It’s been reported that the Embiid-Simmons rift has ben escalating.
NBC4 Washington—Joel Embiid Goes Off on Ben Simmons Trade Rumors on Twitter. As the Ben Simmons trade rumors whip into a frenzy, the face of the Sixers’ franchise decided to not simply sit idly by anymore. By Adam Hermann