A lot of people aren’t happy that Joel Embiid won’t be a part of the NBA All-Star Game. He was snubbed last night as a reserve, so his only contribution, so we think, will be at the Rising Stars Challenge.
One of the greatest sports announcers in history, Michael Buffer, weighed in on the snub on Twitter:
— Michael Buffer (@Michael_Buffer) January 27, 2017
Buffer, of course, was born and raised in Philadelphia. There’s no doubt he’s got to be a Sixers fan at heart. We feel you, Mike.
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