After returning and main his group to a Game 3 win over the Miami Heat, Joel Embiid used the proper meme to let the world know that the Philadelphia 76ers are again.
The Philadelphia 76ers have been with out star and NBA MVP favourite Joel Embiid for the primary two video games of their second spherical collection in opposition to the top-seeded Miami Heat. Embiid had suffered a orbital fracture and concussion in Game 6 within the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in opposition to the Toronto Raptors. But with Game 3 on May 6, Embiid made his triumphant return to the Sixers’ beginning lineup.
In his return, Embiid helped lead the 76ers to a 99-79 win over the Heat to chop their collection deficit to 2-1.
After the sport, Embiid took to Twitter and posted a well-liked meme from the hit present, The Wire, to let the NBA world know that the 76ers have been “back.”
Joel Emiid posts hilarious meme after 76ers Game 3 win over Heat
Embiid had already been banged up for almost all of this playoff. Early on in Philadelphia’s collection in opposition to Toronto, Embiid suffered a torn ligament in his proper thumb, which would require surgical procedure on the finish of the marketing campaign. he then picked up the concussion and orbital fracture within the series-clinching recreation.
On the day of Game 3, stories indicated that Embiid had cleared concussion protocol and that he would see if he would be capable to play after warmups. Sure sufficient, he was good to go.
In 36 minutes of enjoying time, Embiid scored 18 factors (5-for-12 from the sector, 8-for-10 on free throws) and grabbed 11 rebounds to safe a double-double.
The 76ers will look to even up the collection with a Game 4 win on Sunday, May 8.