BREAKING: Joel Embiid does what Billionaire Owners should have done.
We literally just published an article criticizing 76ers ownership and their treatment of employees during the coronavirus outbreak.
76ers star Joel Embiid says he is donating $500,000 to coronavirus relief and helping team workers who are temporarily reducing their salary during pandemic.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) March 24, 2020
Joel Embiid is donating $500,000 to coronavirus relief and helping team workers who are temporarily reducing their salaries during pandemic.
For Joel Embiid, the $500,000 donation will go toward health and medical relief. The amount toward 76ers employees is to be determined based upon who is affected.
Thank you Joel Embiid. This should never be the responsibility of players as billionaire owners stand in the corner either silent or asking employees to take pay cuts. The king of the city, Joel Embiid stepping up to the plate and correcting the mistakes from Sixers management.
Victor Williams said it best:
The fact that players are doing this because billion dollar owners are too greedy is a pandemic in it’s own right. https://t.co/ginb7aCfTP
— Victor Williams (@ThePhillyPod) March 24, 2020
The Process vs Everybody. Cheers everyone.
love Joel Embiid!
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