Joel Embiid: I'll shoot more 3-pointers if Ben Simmons isn't comfortable | The Jump

Joel Embiid defends Ben Simmons for not taking his game outside of the paint and shooting more 3-pointers. Embiid says he is willing to sacrifice for the team by shooting more 3-pointers himself to allow Ben Simmons to feel comfortable and give him more freedom to operate around the basket.
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  1. Jimmy Gonzalez

    Jimmy Gonzalezپیش 14 روز

    Trade Ben dimmons for d-lo

  2. Not So Cool Dude

    Not So Cool Dudeپیش 15 روز

    The one who is clearly more dominant in the paint shouldn’t be the one sacrificing paint touches

  3. Jay Luey

    Jay Lueyپیش 18 روز

    Get my guy a better point guard please

  4. Michael Datuin

    Michael Datuinپیش 18 روز

    A little too late for this Embiid, Giannis and Joker are already poppin 3’s why weren’t you putting in the work. And don’t give me the BS that’s not your role, if that were in ur game they would make that part of your role.

  5. Kayemba Pinga

    Kayemba Pingaپیش 16 روز

    ben ain't splashing tho

  6. Korrey Courts

    Korrey Courtsپیش 18 روز

    I’m so over hearing how Simmons and Embid can’t play together. There are many teams in the NBA that make much harder situations work. They’re just not reaching their potential. Period

  7. nootnoot7

    nootnoot7پیش 18 روز

    bro just trade Ben already

  8. Tyreek Wanamaker

    Tyreek Wanamakerپیش 19 روز

    Ben Simmons is actually gonna destroy Joel lol

  9. Ferris Elway

    Ferris Elwayپیش 19 روز

    I like how Joel came in and told rachel "How you doin" 😂😂

  10. bojo perez

    bojo perezپیش 19 روز

    this is just stupid.. i know hes sayign it to keep team chemistry. but the real answer is to trade ben. if you hof level center keeps playing outside it greatly reduces his effectivity

  11. D1a1 Vibes

    D1a1 Vibesپیش 19 روز

    Ayyyy big ups to the big fella for not taking the BAIT

  12. Jeffery Bryant

    Jeffery Bryantپیش 19 روز

    Ben Simmons becomes non existent in the playoffs. Once the game slows down got to be able to shoot

  13. Kayemba Pinga

    Kayemba Pingaپیش 16 روز

    they should trade Joel to the GSW to be Steph, cuz Joel doesn't look good with the ben

  14. Jeffery Bryant

    Jeffery Bryantپیش 19 روز

    This is why they have no chance to beat Milwaukee

  15. Cole Perry

    Cole Perryپیش 19 روز

    Good on embiid. I'm glad he's willing to step out of his comfort zone to benefit his team. Unlike Ben

  16. Creditor Class

    Creditor Classپیش 20 روز

    Conspiracy Theory: Ben can shoot it but he's not going to open up the floor for Joel. He wants his own team preferably the one that drafted him. The first game he plays after he or Embiid is traded he'll let 10 of them thangs go lol.

  17. D Washy

    D Washyپیش 20 روز

    Attempting shots would help the Philadelphia Sixers but Ben Simmons will not even attempt a shot.. coming out of college I wanted Ben Simmons to be great, but I don't think he is capable of that. Joel Embid really impressed me with this conversation.

  18. Samuel Brown

    Samuel Brownپیش 20 روز

    It should be the other way around. Honestly I feel bad for embiid

  19. Tom

    Tomپیش 20 روز

    Simmons is jus unexplainable SMH

  20. Air Bacon

    Air Baconپیش 20 روز

    Rachel reaching

  21. Air Bacon

    Air Baconپیش 20 روز

    The 76ers gotta be the best 6th seed of all time

  22. Billy Porter

    Billy Porterپیش 20 روز

    Ben Simmons is garbage that boy needs to get traded bringing down the whole 76ers

  23. Jerod Myers

    Jerod Myersپیش 20 روز

    This just looks like a team about to get split in the offseason.

  24. joel cole

    joel coleپیش 20 روز

    shooting is overrated and highly suspect unless you are a specialist most guys shooting 3 today shouldnt be

  25. Real CampGoat

    Real CampGoatپیش 20 روز

    She said what percentage.... he just totally didn’t even answer the question 😂😂

  26. thekingbradable

    thekingbradableپیش 20 روز

    This is why the Sixers will never win a championship as currently constructed lol

  27. Whatever!

    Whatever!پیش 20 روز

    Does Joel Embiid have sinusitis? Why he sounds like something is clogging his nose?

  28. Whatever!

    Whatever!پیش 19 روز

    @Anthony Herrera Cameroon

  29. Anthony Herrera

    Anthony Herreraپیش 19 روز

    Where is he from?

  30. gregory johnson

    gregory johnsonپیش 21 روز

    Its like one guy is trying to be the leader but cant step up and then theres the other guy whos already a leader but cant keep his mouth shut so sometimes it hurts you more than help. I don’t understand this team tbh

  31. bellabana

    bellabanaپیش 21 روز

    They should be talking about the fact Simmons has been playing amazingly without Embiid & that it’s now very obvious how much Ben has to slow the game down to suit Embiid’s slower pace. Instead it’s about Simmons shooting rather than all his other elite skills, so shortsighted...3 pointers...blah blah blah...

  32. David Lopez

    David Lopezپیش 21 روز

    With how many languages Joel speaks , he has to be a smart guy, to display how he feels so quick in words, great guy. Still he gotta play 82 games 🙏

  33. Olly Tropics

    Olly Tropicsپیش 17 روز

    He's not durable him resting is good for his longevity and in turn winning

  34. Zac Peasley

    Zac Peasleyپیش 21 روز

    Ben ain't even that bad of a shooter he just needs to start shooting them more so he gets more confident and experienced with in game shots.

  35. Millionaire Mindset

    Millionaire Mindsetپیش 21 روز

    Ayooo Rachel straight said maybe u need to talk to Elton brand lmao basically and get Ben tf outta here smh

  36. First name Last name

    First name Last nameپیش 21 روز

    He sound like he really mad they lost JJ Redick

  37. K-way Gaming

    K-way Gamingپیش 21 روز

    Idk why people are surprised Ben Simmons is not shooting he’s 6’10 he’s a center who can run and pass the ball

  38. TexasReppin210

    TexasReppin210پیش 21 روز

    Ben Simmons is turning into meme before our very eyes.

  39. Anthony Bush

    Anthony Bushپیش 21 روز

    I say trade Richardson for a perimeter shooter. I'd go that route before getting rid of Simmons.

  40. DwadeFL4SHMV3

    DwadeFL4SHMV3پیش 21 روز

    Miami about to eat Philly alive in the playoffs. We got shooters 🤷🏻

  41. K steezy

    K steezyپیش 21 روز

    whos that girl she fine asl

  42. Jan Paolo Jovellanos

    Jan Paolo Jovellanosپیش 21 روز

    Haha Allen Iverson at 4:51 just passing by

  43. mrmacross

    mrmacrossپیش 22 روز

    Joel Embiid shots 32% from three. That's not atrocious, but if I'm preparing my defense to play the Sixers and I see that Embiid will willingly take himself out of the paint where here's nearly unguardable, I feel like the Sixers are doing part of my job for me.

  44. Beede Bawng

    Beede Bawngپیش 22 روز

    Jalen looked shook, at first.

  45. My name is Steve Rogers

    My name is Steve Rogersپیش 22 روز

    This team is going to implode soon.

  46. h A.

    h A.پیش 22 روز

    I dont know why you need to hit 3s to be a great basketball player. Wilt Chamberlain you should see his 3 point percentage

  47. TOAT S

    TOAT Sپیش 22 روز

    Simmons put him in a weird spot. Just shoot the ball Simmons.. you're taking away from how dominant he could be

  48. Pow Pow

    Pow Powپیش 22 روز

    Yeah they just pushing him to say something to twist it just like Kyrie

  49. Vos Landeck

    Vos Landeckپیش 22 روز

    Nonsense...Embiid always played out on the perimeter a lot and shot more three 3s per game in his rookie season before Simmons was even on the team. He's ALWAYS spent way too much time on the perimeter....has nothing to do with Simmons or the offense or the other guy's on the court. Most of Embiid's 3s are BAD shots....way too early in the shot clock or at a time when the team doesn't need a 3 point shot. Shame on these guys for trying to bait Embiid into trashing his teammates on camera....he walked the line a little but pretty much dodged the bait.

  50. Blight

    Blightپیش 22 روز

    What I took from this is that Embiid is firing shots at Harris and Richardson, then saying Simmons isnt playing to win games. Dude is still a youngster clearly, not ready to lead anyone.

  51. P B

    P Bپیش 22 روز

    Bens got a serious ego problem and i know sixers are going to end having to pick who they want to build around and who is getting the boot



    A center is going to shoot 3's because his point guard can't, what in the world is going on here, smh.....

  53. James Connolly

    James Connollyپیش 22 روز

    If I'm the Sixers head office I'm trading Embid for Bradley Beal. I'd pick Simmons over Embid because of Embids constant injury issues and the new style of play league wide. Build the Sixers like the Bucks and use Simmons like Giannis with Horford as stretch 5 and Beal, Harris, Richardson, Thybulle, Korkman, Ennis etc playing the wings. You need wing players to win these days not post up bigs.

  54. Jesika Vocisano

    Jesika Vocisanoپیش 22 روز

    Trade Simmons for Dlo and Green and what ever else needed to do it. Win/win for both sides

  55. tron williams

    tron williamsپیش 22 روز

    He just said what has been obvious if u pay attention the past couple of years. Ben refuses to shoot anything outside 10 feet and the coaching staff lets him get away with it. Joel just steps up and does whatever is asked of him being a team player.

  56. 404 Da Don

    404 Da Donپیش 22 روز

    shots fired 😂

  57. Alt Delete

    Alt Deleteپیش 22 روز

    Lol CLOSE YOUR DANG MOUTH! my favorite player in the league but geez do you really have to answer ALL their questions??

  58. Nixon Mase

    Nixon Maseپیش 22 روز

    Media is really trying to break these 2 up 🤦‍♂️ 76ers all the way baby!!!

  59. DemiRonin

    DemiRoninپیش 22 روز

    Clickbaity Headline... smh

  60. Down Hill

    Down Hillپیش 22 روز

    76ers should deduct 30-40% money from Ben Simmons contract if he isn't willing to do a job as a point guard. Another man has to do your job for you, c'mon Ben. Just shoot the god dam 3 even if you miss 70% of them.

  61. Ruchira De Silva

    Ruchira De Silvaپیش 22 روز

    Ben taking threes will not fix if you are a below average three point shooter. Defenders will not respect you and still clog the paint. Did the Sixers respect Lebron yesterday when he went 1 of 8 from behind the are? Did we defend Giannis a month ago from behind the arc? What makes Giannis and Lebron so good over the years is having guys around them who can shoot high percentage of threes and not having a centre who clogged the paint. Those two run havoc also in the paint but in a different fashion to the old school post-ups.

  62. lamp man

    lamp manپیش 22 روز

    For god's sake, what is this absolute obsession with 3s? Armchair warriors hating on a young player who has so many great attributes. Also, if other 76ers were consistently sinking 3s surely no-one would need to keep banging on about Simmons being hopeless at them.

  63. Book of shadows contributor Brian

    Book of shadows contributor Brianپیش 22 روز

    800th comment 👻👽🤖

  64. Lorenzo Alonzo

    Lorenzo Alonzoپیش 22 روز

    Greg Oden look a like!

  65. Quay Dolla

    Quay Dollaپیش 22 روز

    i love embid