The Philadelphia 76ers are in a prime position this upcoming season to make some noise in the east. The conference has become significantly weaker with the loss of LeBron James
Joel Embiid, a notorious interviewee, was asked about what would make the team's season a success. Now, what would you answer with?
Embiid on what would make this Sixers season a success: “An appearance in the NBA Finals"— Rich Hofmann (@rich_hofmann) September 21, 2018
It seems like a sarcastic and obvious response, but he is right on the money. Any person would say their season could only be a success with a trip to the NBA Finals. Probably not the strongest question to ask, especially for a team that is now built for the finals.
Philadelphia recently hired Elton Brand as the new GM, teaming him up with a former colleague, head coach Brett Brown. Coach Brown was Brand's coach at one point in time, and now they will work side-by-side to bring Embiid and the Sixers what they have been waiting for.
A trip to the NBA Finals.