After enduring a series of setbacks over the first few years of his NBA career, battling his way back from injury after injury, and narrowly missing out on the chance to take part in the NBA All-Star Game, the 76ers star was named to his very first NBA All-Star team. In addition to being named an All-Star, Embiid also seemingly snagged himself a date with Rihanna in the process. But according to him, she responded to his numerous date requests by saying she would only go out with him once he made an All-Star team.
In fact, he said her exact words were: I was trying to get with this famous girl and she said " Come back when you're a All Star" bruhh pic. They hounded Rihanna on social media once Embiid was officially named an All-Star and reminded her of what she had apparently said more than three years ago.
He clearly remembered the stipulation Rihanna had laid out before him in Embiid publicly curved Rihanna during a live post-game interview. Maybe those old feelings Embiid felt back in will pop up again. Dinner at giorgios at pm rihanna???? That is, until he discovered Kim was married to Kanye West.
Within a matter of about three hours, he quickly moved from Kim to Rihanna and even offered to take her out on a date. He also playfully claimed Rihanna was "considering" his offer. But he was persistent and suggested he was out to eat with her a few nights later. She also followed him on Twitter a short time later. Get some good food and then hang out a little bit," Embiid said. We friends and anytime we can see each other, yeah, we can see each other. But we just friends.
Embiid celebrated by posting a couple poorly-Photoshopped Rihanna memes on Twitter. He also promised to take her on a date once he made his way back to Los Angeles. He even went as far as to say that he was the one dating Rihanna. She wants me, and she knows it. But it seems as though Embiid and Rihanna actually had a face-to-face meeting at some point in We talked and obviously, she knew me, and I was pretty excited about it.
We had a conversation. We kind of talked about my Twitter and it was fun. She thought I was funny. Call on me, man. I love pretty women.
I feel good about myself. He said Rowland was "supposed to put in a word for me. But while speaking about his selection, he said he was over Rihanna and no longer interested in dating her.