Maybe coach Brett Brown has found a way to better utilize Al Horford while playing alongside Simmons and Embiid.
To his credit, Embiid returned in good shape on March 11 against the Detroit Pistons after missing the previous five games because of the shoulder sprain. “
Elise Amendola / AP Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid controls the ball against Boston Celtics guards Kemba Walker and Jaylen Brown in the second half of an NBA basketball game on Dec. 12.
Brown expects Embiid to play close to 40 minutes per game in the postseason.