Sorry, no results found for
    View Today
    Thu, Jul 19

    Joel Embiid refuses to be compared to top pick Deandre Ayton: 'I play defense'

    by the web
    Jun 22, 2018

    DEANDRE Ayton has yet to play an NBA game, but has already gained a critic in a fellow big man.

    Joel Embiid refused to be compared to the No. 1 overall pick in this year’s rookie draft, saying he plays defense.

    Embiid, the Philadelphia 76ers cornerstone, posted his comment on Twitter after hearing about Ayton’s defense capabilities – or questions about it – following his name being called by Phoenix on Friday, Manila. 

    Read Next
    We recommend
    MORE FROM SUMMIT MEDIA
    Sponsored Content
  • POLL

    • Quiz

      Quiz Result