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Charlotte Hornets' Bismack Biyombo, left, goes up for a shot against Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, right, and Danny Green during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Embiid's double-double leads 76ers past Hornets 118-101

Jan. 4, 2021 9:59 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid wore a sweatshirt with “The Process” emblazoned on the front, his nickname that’s a nod to the path the 76ers took from a forlorn franchise to one that has the best record in the NBA. And just maybe, the best player, too. Embiid had 14 points and 11...

Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid dives to save a loose ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors, Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Embiid shakes off injury, rallies 76ers past winless Raptors

Dec. 29, 2020 10:33 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had all of Philadelphia holding its breath when he grabbed the back of his right leg and needed a trip to the locker room. Coach Doc Rivers did not check on the 76ers big man because usually the health update is “bad news.” The bad news did, indeed, come...