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ICYMI: check out Jayson Tatum and Joel Embiid going 1-on-1

This will be a fun rivalry for years to come.

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Remember this little showdown in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semis between Jayson Tatum and Joel Embiid?:

That rivalry was renewed this summer in a workout between the two young studs:

If you missed it, Tatum reminds Embiid that he beat him in the playoffs. Tatum’s mid-range game is still wet from last postseason, even though he gets bullied a few times in the paint by Embiid. Earlier in the month, Yahoo!’s Chris Mannix reported that Tatum has been working in the weight room to get stronger. Thankfully, the Celtics re-signed Aron Baynes this summer. The video also has some footage of Semi Ojeleye working on his shooting form.

Renowned shot doctor Drew Hanlen has worked with some of the league’s up and coming young stars, including Zach LaVine and Bradley Beal. This summer, he’s been famously working with Markelle Fultz to get his shot back. Last year, after a recommendation from fellow St. Louis native Beal, Hanlen worked with Tatum to extend his range after the Celtics drafted him:

“The Celtics highly value the 3-point shot, so Brad and Danny wanted Jayson to work on knocking down more 3s off the dribble and side stepping.” And as someone who used to devour game tape of the NBA’s greatest shooters, he also refined the lottery pick’s shooting mechanics, widening Tatum’s shooting base while lowering his shooting pocket and tweaking the rhythm to more fully connect his legs to his motion. To be fair, Tatum’s work ethic largely shaped his transformation into arguably the NBA’s most exciting rookie, but Hanlen’s guidance helped fuel that rise.

Can the season start already?