Joel Embiid replaced by Nikola Jokic, Alex Abrines in All-Star Weekend events


Joel Embiidnot an All-Star starter, not an All-Star reserve.

Now, not even at All-Star Weekend participant at all.

The injured 76ers center has been replaced in both his events:

Abrines is fine. Jokic deserves the bigger stage.

But Embiid brings such an infectious joy with him. It’s a bummer he won’t compete.