Knicks Rumors: the possible trade for Joel Embiid

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is set to be one of the hottest names expected to appear on the commercial market in the 2020 off-season. With their inability to fight for the NBA championship title, rumors are circulating that the Sixers may finally take over. considering the breakup of their young superstar couple this fall.

One of the most intriguing landing spots for Embiid in the 2020 offseason is the New York Knicks. In a recent article, Jonathan Kiernan of Fansided’s Sir Charles In Charge included Embiid on the list of big names the Knicks could hit the market this fall. In the proposed commercial scenario, the Knicks would send a package that includes RJ Barrett, Kevin Knox, Mitchell Robinson, Taj Gibson, and the No. 8 overall to the Sixers in exchange for Embiid.