Joel Embiid and his sister, Muriel, have returned to Cameroon to be with their family.
76ers president Sam Hinkie says team supports Joel Embiid in time of need. "Joel is not alone."
76ers Joel Embiid and his sister are on their way to Cameroon following death of younger brother.
Joel Embiid's 14 year-old brother was tragically killed in an accident involving a vehicle.
Joel Embiid's brother died today. He will not be at the game. Coach Brett Brown, GM Sam Hinkie and teammate Luc Mbah a Moute are by his side
Wiggins visited w/ former KU mate Joel Embiid before game. “We had a dream back in Kansas and we see each other now, our dream came true.”
No Nerlens Noel, Michael Carter-Williams or of course Joel Embiid tonight for 76ers
Joel Embiid, from here, looks to be wearing a red-velvet sport coat. More on this as it develops.
Joel Embiid is on the court in sneakers, but largely inactive as the Sixers go through pregame warmups. http://t.co/e7ruJ8Zzn0
Joel Embiid just stood up, yelled and made a gesture like he was banging his fists on an invisible table following that Tony Wroten And-1.
Another Joel Embiid note: his sneakers of preference tonight were Derrick Rose 773 IIIs.
Asst coach Lloyd Pierce keeps yelling, "Hey big fella! Get out of the way!" at Joel Embiid. He keeps mindlessly walking into warmup drills.
Joel Embiid is dribbling around the court, smiling and nodding to fans who scream for him. Practicing spin moves and behind the back.
Joel Embiid out on the parquet prior to tonight's matchup with Boston. Very encouraging seeing him without the boot. http://t.co/9ZtAhyM5GA
The new 76ers according to Joel Embiid http://t.co/PJ8NWogu7u