Report: Bryan Colangelo Used Fake Twitter Accounts to Criticize his Players, Coaches and Front Office Personnel
There might not have been any basketball games on the court tonight, but the Sixers definitely have made news.
According to a report by Ben Detrick of The Ringer, 76ers 76ers President of Basketball Operations and GM Bryan Colangelo has been linked to secret Twitter "burner" accounts criticizing his players, coaches and front office personnel around the league.
The players include Joel Embiid, Markelle Fultz, Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel. Along with Brett Brown, former Sixers GM Sam Hinkie and others.
Colangelo confirmed that one of the five accounts was his, but denied his involvement with the other four.
Embiid has responded to the reports with a tweet of his own:
Soon after Embiid's tweet, ESPN NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski put out a tweet saying he has spoken to Embiid who made this statement on the matter: