Doc Rivers Gets Ripped By Fans Are Joel Embiid Suffered Serious Injury After Team Was Up 29 Points Late In Game Vs Raptors

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  • Joel Embiid has been ruled out indefinitely after suffering a fractured orbital and a concussion late in game 6 vs Raptors
  • Doc Rivers is receiving blame from fans for the injury for keeping Embiid in the game while up 29 points late in fourth quarter when he suffered the injury.
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Sixers head coach Doc Rivers is receiving plenty of blame for Joel Embiid getting injured.

According to The Athletic’s Shams Charania, Embiid is out indefinitely after he fractured his orbital and suffered a concussion late in the team’s game against the Raptors.

Embiid suffered the injury when he got elbowed in the face while the Sixers were up 29 points with 4 minutes left in the fourth quarter in game 6 against the Raptors.
Fans immediately ripped Doc Rivers for keeping Embiid in the game during a blowout.

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Brobible sports editor. Jorge is a Miami native and lifelong Heat fan. He has been covering the NBA, MLB and NFL professionally for almost 10 years, specializing in digital media.