Joel Embiid Says Amir Johnson Was Utilizing Telephone to Examine on Sick Daughter

Fairly the hubbub over the previous few hours as Joel Embiid and Amir Johnson have been seen utilizing a telephone whereas on the bench throughout Recreation 1 of their playoff collection towards the Nets. Everybody has a tackle the matter, whether or not it’s that we’re all being large hypocrites or that Embiid shouldn’t be on his telephone throughout a playoff loss. After the sport, Embiid stated that Johnson was utilizing the telephone to verify on his daughter, who's “extraordinarily sick.” Joel Embiid says that Amir Johnson had his telephone on the bench as a result of he was checking on his daughter. “She’s extraordinarily sick,” Embiid stated. — Dave McMenamin (@mcten) April 13, 2019 Embiid, presumably, was asking Johnson about his daughter, and Johnson confirmed him the texts he was receiving updating him on her situation. Hopefully Johnson’s daughter will get well and be in good well being quickly.