NBA news: Joel Embiid, Shake Milton, Philadelphia 76ers news, Ben Simmons

The Philadelphia 76ers were supposed to be the sleeping giant that had woken for the NBA’s restart in Disney World.

Well, the East’s sixth seed had a nightmare on Sunday (AEST) as two starting players clashed, before they fell to the Indiana Pacers 127-121.

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T.J. Warren stole the show; draining 53 points to give the Pacers the win, and consign the Sixers to the worst possible start in Orlando.

But it was a clash between Joel Embiid and starting point guard Shake Milton that was the most worrying sign for a 76ers team that don’t have the time, or the talent, to be dealing with chemistry issues at this point of the season.

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