Philadelphia 76ers rookie Joel Embiid already established a highly entertaining social media presence with his very public Twitter recruitment of LeBron James and his reaction to the former Heat star’s decision to return to Cleveland and ignore Philadelphia altogether.
Both times, the former Kansas Jayhawk has vowed to take a lengthy Twitter break ("See y’all in a couple weeks"). But not five days later and Embiid’s at it again, tweeting at boldface names and calling out favors, like this one from popular rapper ScHoolboy Q:
@JoelEmbiid u was Mad at draft day so I betta stay on yo good side.. Ha!!
Obviously, the reach out to Kim Kardashian was pure gold, but the rookie may need to check himself around Yeezus, especially since he and Kanye have an adidas connection. But for now, this latest entertaining chapter in Embiid’s Twitter adventures has safely signed off into the social media abyss: