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

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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. Insane CRAZE
    Insane CRAZE
    3 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Steven Adams has always locked him up lol

  2. Burak
    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Quick answer: no

  3. Bunnsofsteel
    ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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.

  4. Tyrone Fabies
    Tyrone Fabies
    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  5. Evidence Matters
    Evidence Matters
    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  6. Ousman Diallo
    Ousman Diallo
    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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!

  7. JudeHoops
    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  8. Edward Votel
    Edward Votel
    2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  9. Blake Howard
    Blake Howard
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  10. Zackery Rasmijn
    Zackery Rasmijn
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  11. Pradipta Nawantoro
    Pradipta Nawantoro
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    the disrespect towards giannis...

  12. Jazz For Chip
    Jazz For Chip
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  13. toya tom
    toya tom
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  14. DragonBoy 245
    DragonBoy 245
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  15. Thehobbes7
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  16. Mark Sines
    Mark Sines
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  17. Thrill
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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

  18. 5fingerdpunchfan
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Marc gasol would probably make him cry again

  19. Thomas Devon
    Thomas Devon
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Why the disrespect for the past two seasons MVP ?

  20. Tegridy Farms
    Tegridy Farms
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    2 words.. 🌮 falls

  21. Stuff Stuff
    Stuff Stuff
    3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  22. Alexandru Săvuț
    Alexandru Săvuț
    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  23. Ismaeel Badoolah
    Ismaeel Badoolah
    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  24. Noah Palmer
    Noah Palmer
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  25. 고미라
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  26. Blliw 25
    Blliw 25
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    1. Blliw 25
      Blliw 25
      3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      @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.

    2. Liza Melendez
      Liza Melendez
      3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Yeah looks like only Steve Adams😎👌

  28. 小粉紅老母全家都係日軍慰安婦
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    triple teamed could shut down emchoke

  29. Lynju
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Look at the game against pelicans

  30. jonathan aponte1h&5y6'!3
    jonathan aponte1h&5y6'!3
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  31. Mike G
    Mike G
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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

    1. Brian Swift
      Brian Swift
      2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Bucks are a regular season team

  32. Zarion106
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  33. clinton leva
    clinton leva
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  34. panos xd
    panos xd
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  35. Splash
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I guess Durant doesn't exist anymore...

  36. Ty Collins
    Ty Collins
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Can anyone guard Kevin Durant?

  37. Beede Bawng
    Beede Bawng
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  38. tazb4116
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  39. Todd Morrow
    Todd Morrow
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  40. Unreleased v2
    Unreleased v2
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Giannis easy

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    One man: Clint capela

    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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

  43. Chuck DeAngelo
    Chuck DeAngelo
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


      5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  44. Jake Savy
    Jake Savy
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    The answer is no

      5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Clint capela

  45. Steven Campbell
    Steven Campbell
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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.

  46. DEE Brown
    DEE Brown
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I haven’t seen anybody guard him good.

  47. Dillon Buckley
    Dillon Buckley
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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

  48. Matt Rakowski
    Matt Rakowski
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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

  49. Sam Smith
    Sam Smith
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Mj would lock him up

  50. Noob
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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.

  51. Slavisa Pavlovic
    Slavisa Pavlovic
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    he aint shaq of course they can

  52. Te Lometo
    Te Lometo
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  53. Sipho Kwesi
    Sipho Kwesi
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  54. Ani Skywalker
    Ani Skywalker
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  55. Bamovailoa
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  56. Mike Gee
    Mike Gee
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  57. L Newman
    L Newman
    5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    No mention of Tobias Harris at the end though?

  58. jd
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    No because he always hurt. lmao

  59. Igor M
    Igor M
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  60. Victor Tang
    Victor Tang
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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.

    1. wade is so old
      wade is so old
      4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Heat would use this strategy. Brad Stevens would too

    2. wade is so old
      wade is so old
      4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      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

  61. Trust the Process!!!
    Trust the Process!!!
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  62. Hog Rider
    Hog Rider
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    1. L Newman
      L Newman
      5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Thank you!!

  63. FILAY Bull
    FILAY Bull
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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

  64. Jon Poon
    Jon Poon
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  65. Shawn Kow
    Shawn Kow
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Maybe giannis

  66. tschuxl havi
    tschuxl havi
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    They forget giannis

  67. pretty sure
    pretty sure
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Lebron is the greatest athlete in all of sports ever.

  68. james solomon
    james solomon
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  69. Marc Francis Perez
    Marc Francis Perez
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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

  70. Fabreez
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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.

  71. AlkalineAjay
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Marc gasol locked him up in 2019

  72. Adeline Sarkissian
    Adeline Sarkissian
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    With all the flopping he does, I doubt it.

  73. LECRON
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  74. Jonki Pastramki
    Jonki Pastramki
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  75. Daniel Evans
    Daniel Evans
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  76. Michael Gray
    Michael Gray
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Y is she a commentator? Fire her!

  77. Jay Tang
    Jay Tang
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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.

  78. Alexander Fortich Obenza
    Alexander Fortich Obenza
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    1. Damian Moreno
      Damian Moreno
      2 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Not the sixers 🤷‍♂️

    2. DEE Brown
      DEE Brown
      5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Fun actual fact 😖😖😖

  79. Alexander Fortich Obenza
    Alexander Fortich Obenza
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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!!!

    1. Bunnsofsteel
      ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    2. SerbianHistoryX
      6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      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...

  80. caleb dickson
    caleb dickson
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  81. Hooper Tj
    Hooper Tj
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  82. Noah
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    1. Liza Melendez
      Liza Melendez
      3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      He’ll cook ur center tho 😂🤷‍♂️

  83. Russell Westbrook yelling at woman and children
    Russell Westbrook yelling at woman and children
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ


  84. Mark Rico
    Mark Rico
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Ramonaa put down the donass!

  85. Spice 0o0
    Spice 0o0
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  86. kornilios js
    kornilios js
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    1. Dusty Wehlburg
      Dusty Wehlburg
      23 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    2. insert diss
      insert diss
      5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      “A couple of years back” not now

  87. Kristian Gibbings
    Kristian Gibbings
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    EmBeast by name EmBeast by nature

  88. Jet Garcia
    Jet Garcia
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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. 🤣

  89. N.Y vs L.A
    N.Y vs L.A
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  90. Bobby Digital
    Bobby Digital
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Nope. Point blank!

  91. Akash Kapoor
    Akash Kapoor
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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.

  92. Can Arslan
    Can Arslan
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Ramona has better make up than molly lmaooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

  93. Jake Ramzy
    Jake Ramzy
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  94. Broderick Adams
    Broderick Adams
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Nobody in the East or West can defend Joel Embid.

  95. Clone Commander Ghost
    Clone Commander Ghost
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    The only thing that can stop embiid are injuries.

  96. Quebo Nafide
    Quebo Nafide
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Denver got one guy Bol Bol

  97. Scooby
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    1. Mark McDaniel
      Mark McDaniel
      3 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      @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.

    2. Scooby
      4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

    3. Mark McDaniel
      Mark McDaniel
      5 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Huh? They don't even guard each other.

  98. nathaniel stowe
    nathaniel stowe
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

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

  99. Ranol Crooks
    Ranol Crooks
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    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

  100. Master Of The Craft
    Master Of The Craft
    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Quick answer NOOO