Joel Embiid believes trusting the method will quickly payoff for Sixers followers.
The 76ers star was celebrating the Eagles Tremendous Bowl LII victory Sunday exterior the stadium in Minneapolis when he crashed an area information broadcast.
Embiid appeared on Fox 29 amongst a mob of Eagles followers and mentioned the Sixers would be the subsequent Philadelphia staff to win a championship.
“That was superb, I am so joyful for town of Philadelphia,” Embiid mentioned. “We gonna have quite a lot of enjoyable. Now we’re up subsequent and I am gonna do my greatest to do it.”
The middle mentioned Sunday’s recreation was the primary Tremendous Bowl he is been to and referred to as himself the Eagles’ “fortunate appeal.” He hopes his luck subsequent brings a visit to the NBA Finals for the Sixers.
“Belief the method!” Embiid yelled earlier than disappearing off right into a crowd of Eagles followers.
The Sixers final gained an NBA title in 1983. Allen Iverson helped the staff attain the Finals in 2001, however they got here up brief in opposition to the Lakers.
Philadelphia has the most effective younger groups within the NBA and for years the staff has been asking followers to “belief the method” because it has constantly been one of many worst squads within the league.
The staff is at the moment within the ultimate playoff spot within the Jap Convention, however they’re going to need to proceed to win video games to stay there. The Sixers have not reached the playoffs for the reason that 2011-2012 season.
Embiid hopes the Sixers will get again to the playoffs this 12 months and mentioned there’ll quickly be one other championship celebration on Broad Road.