76ers big man, Joel Embiid, was spotted 90 minutes prior to the game getting a foot rub and eating a burger pregame.  The only explanation is that it’s part of the process.

That’s likely the answer Embiid would give if he was asked.  A lot of his responses are to trust the process. 

If it was a newly introduced part of the process then he may want to think about removing it.  The Wizards beat the Sixers on Sunday by 15.