PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Joel Embiid is every sports fan dream.
He’s bigger, stronger, funnier, and more entertaining than just about all of his competition.READ MORE: Some Philadelphia Residents Facing Fines For Piled Up Curbside Trash As Pickups Delayed
The 7’2″, 250-pound smooth-stroking center made looked impressive in his 13-minute preseason NBA debut on Tuesday night. Now, Embiid needs a nickname.
Fortunately, he’s embracing the perfect one: The Process.
Embiid has been saying “trust the process” in all of his interviews as well. The slogan is a reference to what Sixers fans created for the Sam Hinkie era, the team’s ex-general manager who had the vision to draft Embiid along with Dario Saric, Nerlens Noel, and Jahlil Okafor.MORE NEWS: Police Searching For Dirt Bike-Riding Suspect In West Philadelphia Deadly Shooting
Hinkie is no longer here, but on Tuesday night, The Process was officially born.