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Their loss to the Wizards showed how much talent they already have. But they need seasoning, which means they'll need time.
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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.
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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.
Keith Pompey says bringing Joel Embiid along slowly is the best way to prevent injuries. Pompey points out that the 76ers center is not in game shape...