If Joel Embiid is healthy, can anyone in the East defend him? | The Jump

Ramona Shelburne and Royce Young join Jorge Sedano on The Jump to discuss if there is a team in the East that could match up with a healthy Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers.
0:00 Is there an answer for a healthy Embiid in the East?
How can teams defend Embiid?
Discussing Ben Simmons and the other role players on the 76ers.
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  1. Burak

    BurakПре 18 сати

    Quick answer: no

  2. Bunnsofsteel

    BunnsofsteelПре дан

    Everyone keeps talking about Giannis like he's the answer to Embiid or something. He doesn't even guard him and Embiid averages 27 points against Milwaukee.

  3. Tyrone Fabies

    Tyrone FabiesПре дан

    The bucks literally have the dpoy who is also kind of a Big. So yeah the bucks can

  4. Evidence Matters

    Evidence MattersПре дан


  5. Ousman Diallo

    Ousman DialloПре дан

    Jokers like Stephen a smith, Mike wilburn , Chris broussard are hunting for a reason not to give Simba Embiid that MVP trophy 🏆.I hope these caucasian brothers can offset that venom coming from those so call brothers towards Mr. Embiid!

  6. JudeHoops

    JudeHoopsПре дан

    Once upon a time, a man named Giannis Antetokounmpo was in the East. And could lock up anyone

  7. Edward Votel

    Edward VotelПре дан

    Wait wait wait. You think Bam can stop need Embiid? 😂 That's just laughable.

  8. Blake Howard

    Blake HowardПре 2 дана

    Giannis is a better two way player than ad idk what y’all talkin bout

  9. Zackery Rasmijn

    Zackery RasmijnПре 2 дана

    Embid just has to stay healthy and be able to play 30+ minutes in the playoffs

  10. Pradipta Nawantoro

    Pradipta NawantoroПре 2 дана

    the disrespect towards giannis...

  11. Jazz For Chip

    Jazz For ChipПре 2 дана

    Well no. But a center still can’t be the best player on a championship team.

  12. toya tom

    toya tomПре 2 дана

    Nah.. Gasol playing in the west now.. lol

  13. DragonBoy 245

    DragonBoy 245Пре 2 дана

    So giannis didn’t stop Embid more then once ?🤔🤔

  14. Thehobbes7

    Thehobbes7Пре 2 дана

    Embiid is the best player in the nba....and it is not close

  15. Mark Sines

    Mark SinesПре 2 дана

    Breaking news: Heat signed marc gasol after bought out by lakers

  16. Thrill

    ThrillПре 2 дана

    There is absolutely no one that can guard Embiid one on one he’s to large/strong and skilled. i watch every single 6er game he sees more doubles as soon as he catches the ball than any player in the league if you don’t double him with slick weak side help calls etc he’s easily scoring 40+ every night

  17. 5fingerdpunchfan

    5fingerdpunchfanПре 2 дана

    Marc gasol would probably make him cry again

  18. Thomas Devon

    Thomas DevonПре 2 дана

    Why the disrespect for the past two seasons MVP ?

  19. Tegridy Farms

    Tegridy FarmsПре 3 дана

    2 words.. 🌮 falls

  20. Stuff Stuff

    Stuff StuffПре 3 дана

    The problem with being angry at him for flopping is they’re still hitting/making contact with him anyway because he’s so big

  21. Alexandru Săvuț

    Alexandru SăvuțПре 3 дана

    The bucks have lopez and giannis but y'all dont even mention them

  22. Ismaeel Badoolah

    Ismaeel BadoolahПре 3 дана

    I'm sure Bam Adebayo and Giannis Antetokounmpo can guard him

  23. Noah Palmer

    Noah PalmerПре 4 дана

    Embiid is lucky he has good teammates otherwise he would just be triple teamed like giannis.

  24. 고미라

    고미라Пре 4 дана

    The rotten glove quantitatively tremble because phone concurringly itch onto a safe utensil. madly, boundless dipstick

  25. Blliw 25

    Blliw 25Пре 4 дана

    Ahhh Giannis lol did everyone forget bout the greek freak he"ll tear up Joel in the playoff watch

  26. Blliw 25

    Blliw 25Пре 2 дана

    @Liza Melendez Embiid is in the same bout as GA he hasn't showed anything in post season either but I'm rooting for 76ers or bucks to beat nets tho.

  27. Liza Melendez

    Liza MelendezПре 2 дана

    Giannis isn’t even good in the playoffs and Embiid would cook him. Giannis hasn’t played this Embiid yet


    QDTREENПре 4 дана

    Yeah looks like only Steve Adams😎👌

  29. 小粉紅老母全家都係日軍慰安婦

    小粉紅老母全家都係日軍慰安婦Пре 4 дана

    triple teamed could shut down emchoke

  30. Lynju

    LynjuПре 4 дана

    Look at the game against pelicans

  31. jonathan aponte1h&5y6'!3

    jonathan aponte1h&5y6'!3Пре 4 дана

    Al Horford kinda stopped him a few years ago but he is not in the east

  32. Mike G

    Mike GПре 4 дана

    No one. But i gotta see this 76ers team win in the playoffs 1st. I believe the Bucks are a bad matchup for them along with the Heat. But Doc may be the key to unlock these dudes

  33. Brian Swift

    Brian SwiftПре дан

    Bucks are a regular season team

  34. Zarion106

    Zarion106Пре 4 дана

    I mean, the Nets don't have to defend him. They just have to outscore him.

  35. clinton leva

    clinton levaПре 4 дана


  36. panos xd

    panos xdПре 4 дана

    Not a shutdown or anything but Bam Adebayo and Giannis can definitely defend him.

  37. Splash

    SplashПре 4 дана

    I guess Durant doesn't exist anymore...

  38. Ty Collins

    Ty CollinsПре 4 дана

    Can anyone guard Kevin Durant?

  39. Beede Bawng

    Beede BawngПре 4 дана

    None of these people obviously follow that Sixers team. Ramona used to but she clearly doesn't, anymore.

  40. tazb4116

    tazb4116Пре 4 дана

    It’s about the others on Philly. Embiid isn’t enough to win the east

  41. Todd Morrow

    Todd MorrowПре 4 дана

    only player in the Nba that can slow Embiid down is Marc Gasol

  42. Unreleased v2

    Unreleased v2Пре 4 дана

    Giannis easy



    One man: Clint capela



    Idk how yall don't mention Tobias Harris he is the actual 2nd best player on the Sixers he is there finisher Ben is a superstar role player until he starts shooting jump shots

  45. Chuck DeAngelo

    Chuck DeAngeloПре 4 дана





  47. Jake Savy

    Jake SavyПре 4 дана

    The answer is no



    Clint capela

  49. Steven Campbell

    Steven CampbellПре 4 дана

    Not if he gets to the line 20 times a game . Blatant cheating when one player has more free throws than the other team combined.

  50. DEE Brown

    DEE BrownПре 4 дана

    I haven’t seen anybody guard him good.

  51. Dillon Buckley

    Dillon BuckleyПре 4 дана

    No but in the playoff the nets don’t have to defend him they just gonna out score everyone no matter how many points they give up

  52. Matt Rakowski

    Matt RakowskiПре 4 дана

    Can’t believe Giannis isn’t mentioned once here. He’s the reigning DPOY and back to back MVP. The amount of media attention Giannis gets when they aren’t trying to push him out of Milwaukee is embarrassing. What a joke saying Bam can guard him better than Giannis

  53. Sam Smith

    Sam SmithПре 4 дана

    Mj would lock him up

  54. Noob

    NoobПре 5 дана

    Maybe not one on one in most scenarios but teams can shut them down if you have a smart coach and good defensive players. There are some teams with that.

  55. Slavisa Pavlovic

    Slavisa PavlovicПре 5 дана

    he aint shaq of course they can

  56. Te Lometo

    Te LometoПре 5 дана

    No one in the east west north south can guard that man, except maybe Al Horford lol

  57. Sipho Kwesi

    Sipho KwesiПре 5 дана

    I had to hit the like button just for that joke, nobody can stop Embiid

  58. Ani Skywalker

    Ani SkywalkerПре 5 дана

    Embiid is the best player in NBA bar none of he's healthy & focused.

  59. Bamovailoa

    BamovailoaПре 5 дана


  60. Mike Gee

    Mike GeeПре 5 дана


  61. L Newman

    L NewmanПре 5 дана

    No mention of Tobias Harris at the end though?

  62. jd

    jdПре 5 дана

    No because he always hurt. lmao

  63. Igor M

    Igor MПре 5 дана

    PER 31.4 *Leads NBA (min. 20 games) What if minimum is 40 games? Or 50? 😂

  64. Victor Tang

    Victor TangПре 5 дана

    Just like prime Shaq, you don't defend Embiid. You go man to man for Embiid but defend everyone else on the team and challenge Embiid to score 40-50 points every night.

  65. wade is so old

    wade is so oldПре 3 дана

    Heat would use this strategy. Brad Stevens would too

  66. wade is so old

    wade is so oldПре 3 дана

    Either that or double. Honestly the former strategy is better because when you double your giving the lesser players easier shots like open layups dunks or 3s. Make embiid shoot jumpers and throw up 30-35 shots even if he hits 50 he’s not getting anyone involved and their offense becomes predictable and stagnant. Lots of one and done possessions too which lead to easier transition buckets

  67. Trust the Process!!!

    Trust the Process!!!Пре 5 дана

    he can post you up!! he can break your ankles and he can shoot a clutch 3 right in your face!!!

  68. Hog Rider

    Hog RiderПре 5 дана

    Was I the only one waiting for him to say Tobias Harris

  69. L Newman

    L NewmanПре 5 дана

    Thank you!!

  70. FILAY Bull

    FILAY BullПре 5 дана

    When dudes like harden and kyrie draw those fouls it really isn’t that big of a deal but when embiid does it. It hurts the other team so much because he so easily puts other teams big men In foul trouble and it really handicaps their entire defense

  71. Jon Poon

    Jon PoonПре 5 дана

    Except the narrative ever since his rookie year has always been “if he’s healthy”

  72. Shawn Kow

    Shawn KowПре 5 дана

    Maybe giannis

  73. tschuxl havi

    tschuxl haviПре 5 дана

    They forget giannis

  74. pretty sure

    pretty sureПре 5 дана

    Lebron is the greatest athlete in all of sports ever.

  75. james solomon

    james solomonПре 5 дана


  76. Marc Francis Perez

    Marc Francis PerezПре 5 дана

    But the game already evolved.. don’t need really to defend the dominant bigman too much, I believe you just have to neutralize their team by burning them with your teams spacing and efficient 3pt bombs.. as the nets is showing now a days

  77. Fabreez

    FabreezПре 5 дана

    The scary thing about Embiid is he’s a good free throw shooter. He’s not Shaq or Giannis where you send him to the line to slow him down. The dude is literally doing what Harden does and that’s purposely getting to the line. It may not be pretty or sportsman like to some people but he’s getting points and that’s all that matters to him.

  78. AlkalineAjay

    AlkalineAjayПре 5 дана

    Marc gasol locked him up in 2019

  79. Adeline Sarkissian

    Adeline SarkissianПре 5 дана

    With all the flopping he does, I doubt it.

  80. LECRON

    LECRONПре 5 дана

    The only problem with Embiid is that nobody knows if he can last an entire post season healthy enough to win a finals.

  81. Jonki Pastramki

    Jonki PastramkiПре 5 дана

    The present bagel preferably explain because creek behaviourally sack of a naughty plaster. disagreeable, calm soprano

  82. Daniel Evans

    Daniel EvansПре 5 дана

    Yeah you will see my Nets can keep 👀👀👀 Embiid is not 100% . All we gone is send dudes at him

  83. Michael Gray

    Michael GrayПре 5 дана

    Y is she a commentator? Fire her!

  84. Jay Tang

    Jay TangПре 5 дана

    Nets don't need to stop him. He can get his 40/15, so what? His team can't stop the 3 Nets stars either.

  85. Alexander Fortich Obenza

    Alexander Fortich ObenzaПре 5 дана

    Danny Green has won NBA championships in all teams he played!!!

  86. Damian Moreno

    Damian MorenoПре 2 дана

    Not the sixers 🤷‍♂️

  87. DEE Brown

    DEE BrownПре 4 дана

    Fun actual fact 😖😖😖

  88. Alexander Fortich Obenza

    Alexander Fortich ObenzaПре 5 дана

    Embiid is not yet 100% yet he scored 35 pts. He himself critized his several missed shots. He'll be back and he'll be super scary!!!

  89. Bunnsofsteel

    BunnsofsteelПре дан

    @SerbianHistoryX Yeah, that's because he's impossible to defend and players foul him a lot.

  90. SerbianHistoryX

    SerbianHistoryXПре 5 дана

    He had 9/19 from the field and 20 (!) free throw attemts... He's averaging 12 free throws per game.. more than any player by far... of course he averages 29points per game with so many freethrows...

  91. caleb dickson

    caleb dicksonПре 5 дана

    The lowly soil acromegaly doubt because tub prenatally long of a fat faulty transport. jazzy, wicked string

  92. Hooper Tj

    Hooper TjПре 5 дана


  93. Noah

    NoahПре 5 дана

    He may or may not be healthy, but he sure is a soft crying clown! 😂

  94. Liza Melendez

    Liza MelendezПре 2 дана

    He’ll cook ur center tho 😂🤷‍♂️

  95. Russell Westbrook yelling at woman and children

    Russell Westbrook yelling at woman and childrenПре 5 дана


  96. Mark Rico

    Mark RicoПре 5 дана

    Ramonaa put down the donass!

  97. Spice 0o0

    Spice 0o0Пре 5 дана

    This crew is dull and boring bring back pierce and keep RJ, Matt, Tmac and Big Perk in rotation with Rachel.

  98. kornilios js

    kornilios jsПре 5 дана

    I remember giannis blocked him 4 times in a game a couple of years back

  99. Dusty Wehlburg

    Dusty WehlburgПре 3 сата

    He is bigger, stronger and a better defender now. You trippin

  100. insert diss

    insert dissПре 4 дана

    “A couple of years back” not now

  101. Kristian Gibbings

    Kristian GibbingsПре 5 дана

    EmBeast by name EmBeast by nature

  102. Jet Garcia

    Jet GarciaПре 5 дана

    Yeah, anyone from the EAST can defeat Philly... plus Sixers has an unreliable coach during playoffs. Waiting for another 3-1 meltdown from Doc's new team. 🤣

  103. N.Y vs L.A

    N.Y vs L.AПре 5 дана

    Crazy to me that people really think Giannis or Joker can STOP Embiid from scoring... Lmao.

  104. Bobby Digital

    Bobby DigitalПре 5 дана

    Nope. Point blank!

  105. Akash Kapoor

    Akash KapoorПре 5 дана

    How oblivious are these ppl...? Before bam AdaWhatever, The first and only name is GIANNIS ! The reigning mvp and defensive player of the year. ‘ No one can guard him 1 on 1” it seems 😒. GA is more than enough to guard him.

  106. Can Arslan

    Can ArslanПре 5 дана

    Ramona has better make up than molly lmaooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

  107. Jake Ramzy

    Jake RamzyПре 5 дана

    A Runaway Train is said to be unstoppable Philadelphia have 2.

  108. Broderick Adams

    Broderick AdamsПре 5 дана

    Nobody in the East or West can defend Joel Embid.

  109. Clone Commander Ghost

    Clone Commander GhostПре 5 дана

    The only thing that can stop embiid are injuries.

  110. Quebo Nafide

    Quebo NafideПре 5 дана

    Denver got one guy Bol Bol

  111. Scooby

    ScoobyПре 5 дана

    Lmaoo acting like giannas ain’t baby embid 24/7😂😂😂

  112. Mark McDaniel

    Mark McDanielПре 2 дана

    @Scooby I have and they don't guard each other, at least not consistently. The only time they guard each other are on switches because they play two different positions.

  113. Scooby

    ScoobyПре 4 дана

    @Mark McDaniel yes they have look it up 😂😂😂

  114. Mark McDaniel

    Mark McDanielПре 5 дана

    Huh? They don't even guard each other.

  115. nathaniel stowe

    nathaniel stoweПре 5 дана

    So the bucks don’t have giannis ??? Cuz he can definitely go head to head with embiid

  116. Ranol Crooks

    Ranol CrooksПре 5 дана

    Only the nets can beat the heat if the heat get anyone of them is licks JB love playing against them an always show up an show out

  117. Master Of The Craft

    Master Of The CraftПре 5 дана

    Quick answer NOOO

  118. muktesh Kainth

    muktesh KainthПре 5 дана

    The nets dont need to play great defence they just need to outscore other teams, and you’d be stupid if you think the nets can’t outscore anyone in the league