The Pulse of the City Pod

Sixers close out Wizards in 5, Embiid injury update, Previewing the Hawks matchup

Episode Summary

Brian and Ryan react to the Sixers Game 5 win over the Wizards and 4-1 series victory. We address the elephant in the room that is Joel Embiid’s knee (meniscus tear). How long might he be out? How long can the Sixers survive without him? How will this impact his on-court play when he’s able to return? We then pivot to the upcoming series with Atlanta, where we preview the matchup with the Hawks and predict what it could look like both with and without Embiid.

Episode Notes

Brian and Ryan react to the Sixers Game 5 win over the Wizards and 4-1 series victory. We address the elephant in the room that is Joel Embiid’s knee (meniscus tear). How long might he be out? How long can the Sixers survive without him? How will this impact his on-court play when he’s able to return? We then pivot to the upcoming series with Atlanta, where we preview the matchup with the Hawks and predict what it could look like both with and without Embiid.