Nurkic wasn’t shy about sharing his feelings on Embiid after the Blazers’ 114-110 come-from-behind win against the Sixers.
— NBC Sports Northwest (@NBCSNorthwest) December 29, 2017
How tough is Embiid to play against?
Nurkic: “He tries to be more famous than a player. I respect him. He’s a good player.
“He’s not about tough. He’s a skill player, who is getting tired it looks like.
“When you play defense on him and play offense on him and attack him, he gets tired more.”