Here is what's happening in sports on Wednesday, Oct. 18, including tonight's TV schedule.
Brown said the Sixers have an undisclosed range of minutes Embiid will look to play.
Matchup problems might be a factor, Porter said, but don't assume they'll favor the 76ers.
Sixers own a 177-119 series advantage over the Wizards.
The Sixers' top draft pick expects a warm welcome in Washington, where he starred in high school not long ago.
They are a maddening team to project, these Sixers.
"I don't think there should ever be minute restrictions," he says.
The 76ers have three players around whom the team plans to build a champion. It all starts Wednesday night.
Brett Brown says reduction of timeouts will affect the flow of the game and how it's coached.
Embiid played 22 minutes, 25 seconds in the 2016 season opener.
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Robert Covington went undrafted and he's playing on the last year of his 76ers contract.
The Thunder think they can challenge the Warriors, the Cavaliers have a new backcourt, and Josh Hart is bringing grit to the Lakers.
The young and promising trio of Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz give 76ers fan hope they haven't had in Philadelphia in many years.