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NBA report: Joel Embiid to miss rest of season; Kevin Durant's status unclear

NBA report: Joel Embiid to miss rest of season; Kevin Durant's status unclear

Philadelphia center Joel Embiid's season is over because of left knee problems, including a torn meniscus that is worse than the team first thought. 

The 76ers made the announcement Wednesday, hours before the team's game against the Miami Heat. Embiid missed his first two NBA seasons with right foot issues, then finally made his debut this season and appeared in 31 games with the 76ers. 

Kevin Durant is down for the immediate future because of a knee injury, and that's a huge blow on both ends of the floor for the playoff-bound, championship-chasing Golden State Warriors. Stephen Curry and Co. are going to have to carry on...

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