NBA Basketball

For a second straight summer, foot surgery will cost Joel Embiid an entire

NBA season.

The 76ers' third overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft is scheduled to undergo a bone graft surgery on his right foot Tuesday and will, hopefully, return to action by the time training camp rolls around next offseason, according to Yahoo.

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The team announced Embiid would need a second surgery in July when they learned his foot was healing slower than anticipated after his initial procedure in 2014.

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