Basketball

Despite recent successes, everyone loses when teams tank

This story appears in ESPN The Magazine’s Dec. 25 issue. Subscribe today! There is, at long last, life in Philadelphia. The 76ers have a must-watch center in Joel Embiid, who talks and taunts a lot, and a must-see everything in Ben Simmons, who doesn’t. The fan base, after years of historic losing, has adopted the […]