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Joel Embiid

22-Year-Old    C    Philadelphia 76ers

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

18.5

REB

7.6

AST

1.6

STL

0.4

BLK

2.4

2016-17 NBA ROS Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Itís been more than two years in the making, but it appears Embiid is finally ready to make his NBA debut. Following a spectacular freshman season at Kansas in which he elicited Hakeem Olajuwon comparisons, Embiid was selected No. 3 overall by the 76ers in the 2014 NBA Draft...

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HT: 7' 2"   WT: 275 lbs   DOB: 3/16/1994  College: Kansas   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #3 Overall in 2014   Show ContractHide Contract

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Joel Embiid Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, $13.88 million contract with the 76ers in July of 2014. 76ers exercised contract option for the 2017-18 season in October of 2016.

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Embiid will sit out for rest purposes Tuesday against the Grizzlies, Jessica Camerato of CSN Philadelphia reports.

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Joel Embiid NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2016-17 22 PHI 14 23.3 18.5 7.6 1.6 0.4 2.4 1.4 46.8 77.6 3.7 2.0 5.6 2.7 50.0 6.2 13.3 4.7 6.1
Rest Of Season Projections 22 PHI 58 28.2 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Joel Embiid
2016-17 Projections 22 PHI 52 19.7 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Joel Embiid

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Joel Embiid NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 2 26.5 20.5 7.0 2.5 0.0 2.5 2.0 41.7 87.5 1.5 2.5 4.5 4.0 50.0 7.5 18.0 3.5 4.0
Last 14 Days 3 26.0 21.0 7.7 3.0 0.0 2.7 2.3 42.6 76.9 2.0 3.0 4.7 4.0 58.3 7.7 18.0 3.3 4.3
Last 30 Days 9 24.3 19.0 8.1 1.9 0.3 2.3 1.4 46.1 78.4 3.3 2.1 6.0 3.2 44.8 6.6 14.2 4.4 5.7
Last 5 Games 5 25.6 19.4 7.8 2.4 0.4 2.8 1.8 44.2 76.9 2.8 2.0 5.8 3.6 50.0 6.8 15.4 4.0 5.2
Last 10 Games 10 23.8 18.5 8.2 1.7 0.4 2.2 1.3 46.3 76.7 3.5 2.3 5.9 2.9 44.8 6.3 13.6 4.6 6.0

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Joel Embiid
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 6 @MEM Did Not Play
Dec 5 DEN 26 16 4 1 0 5 3 5 15 5 6 1 3 1 3 3
Dec 3 BOS Did Not Play
Dec 2 ORL 27 25 10 4 0 0 0 10 21 2 2 3 5 4 6 3
Nov 30 SAC Did Not Play
Nov 28 @TOR Did Not Play
Nov 27 CLE 25 22 9 4 0 3 3 8 18 3 5 3 4 4 5 2
Nov 25 CHI Did Not Play
Nov 23 MEM 27 12 11 3 1 3 7 4 10 3 4 1 4 1 10 5
Nov 21 MIA 23 22 5 0 1 3 1 7 13 7 9 1 2 0 5 2
Nov 19 PHO 20 26 7 2 0 2 3 9 14 5 6 3 5 0 7 4
Nov 17 @MIN 22 10 10 0 0 1 2 4 9 2 4 0 1 4 6 3
Nov 16 WAS Did Not Play
Nov 14 @HOU 23 13 10 1 1 2 6 6 10 1 1 0 2 2 8 5
Nov 12 @ATL Did Not Play
Nov 11 IND 26 25 7 2 0 2 5 6 18 12 14 1 3 3 4 3
Nov 9 @IND Did Not Play
Nov 7 UTA 19 14 9 0 1 1 5 4 8 6 9 0 0 4 5 5
Nov 5 CLE 25 22 6 2 1 4 6 7 13 4 4 4 4 2 4 3
Nov 2 @CHA Did Not Play
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Nov 1 ORL 25 18 10 3 0 4 4 6 12 6 9 0 1 3 7 2
Oct 29 ATL 15 14 2 1 1 2 3 5 9 3 4 1 1 0 2 3
Oct 26 OKC 22 20 7 0 0 2 4 6 16 7 8 1 3 0 7 4
Joel Embiid Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Date Opponent PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
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Joel Embiid – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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2.  Jahlil Okafor

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4.  Dario Saric

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True Shooting Percentage

58.0%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Joel Embiid has a true shooting percentage of 58.0%.

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Projected True Shooting % in 2016-17

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Joel Embiid NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2016-17 22 PHI 14 36.0 28.6 11.8 2.5 0.7 3.8 2.1 46.8 77.6 5.7 3.1 8.7 4.2 50.0 9.6 20.5 7.3 9.4
Rest Of Season Projections 22 PHI 58 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Joel Embiid
2016-17 Projections 22 PHI 52 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Joel Embiid

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Joel Embiid NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2016-17 22 PHI 14 326 259 107 23 6 34 19 46.8 77.6 52 28 79 38 50.0 87 186 66 85
Rest Of Season Projections 22 PHI 58 1635 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Joel Embiid
2016-17 Projections 22 PHI 52 1026 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Joel Embiid

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Joel Embiid NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2016-17 22 PHI 14 23.3 58.0 51.9 7.7 17.4 0.4 18.5
Rest Of Season Projections 22 PHI 58 28.2 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Joel Embiid
2016-17 Projections 22 PHI 52 19.7 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Joel Embiid

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Joel Embiid: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Embiid will play Monday against the Nuggets, but sit out Tuesday against the Grizzlies, Jessica Camerato of CSN Philadelphia reports.

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Embiid will sit out Saturday's game against the Celtics in order to rest, Derek Bodner of Philadelphia Magazine reports.

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Embiid will play in Friday's game against the Magic, but is expected to sit out Saturday's matchup with the Celtics for rest, Tom Moore of the Bucks County Courier Times reports.

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Embiid and the 76ers won't play the Kings on Wednesday after the game was postponed due to issues with condensation on the floor, Jessica Camerato of CSN Philadelphia reports.

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Coach Brett Brown said that Embiid would have his playing-time restriction raised to 28 minutes beginning with Wednesday's game against the Kings, Tom Moore of the Bucks County Courier Times reports.

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Embiid managed 22 points (8-18 FG, 3-4 3Pt, 3-5 FT), nine rebounds, four assists and three blocks across 25 minutes during the 76ers' 112-108 loss to the Cavaliers on Sunday.

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Embiid is set to start at center Sunday against the Cavaliers, but won't travel with the team to Toronto for Monday's matchup with the Raptors, Jessica Camerato of CSN Philadelphia reports.

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Embiid (rest) won't play Friday against the Bulls.

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Embiid scored 12 points (4-10 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 3-4 FT) to go with 11 rebounds, three assists, three blocks and one steal across 27 minutes in a 104-99 loss to the Grizzlies on Wednesday.

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Embiid will play Wednesday against the Grizzlies, but will be held out of Friday's game against the Bulls, Bob Cooney of the Philadelphia Daily News reports.

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Embiid put up 22 points (7-13 FG, 1-2 3Pt, 7-9 FT), five rebounds, three blocks and one steal across 23 minutes in Monday's 101-94 win over the Heat.

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Embiid will play Monday against the Heat, Derek Bodner of Philadelphia Magazine reports.

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2015-16

Undergoing foot surgery a week prior to the 2014 NBA Draft, Joel Embiid was selected third overall by the 76ers and didn't play a single game last season. A second foot surgery for a navicular stress fracture this August will sideline him a second straight season. During his lone season at Kansas, Embiid averaged 11.2 points, 8.1 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 0.9 steals, and 2.6 blocks in 23 minutes per game while shooting 63 percent from the field and 69 percent from the free-throw line. Embiid embarked on his journey to the NBA at the age of 17 when former teammate and current free agent Luc Mbah a Moute spotted him at a basketball camp. The healing in Embiid's foot has been stymied by his still growing and developing body. Also, Embiid reportedly skipped steps in the rehab process, and his weight became a concern during the middle of the season, drawing question marks about his commitment level. Navicular stress fractures have a long-standing history of drastically handicapping a player's career, from Bill Walton to Yao Ming, and Embiid must wait until the 2016-17 season before playing his first game in the NBA.

2014-15

Joel Embiid is entering his rookie season in the NBA, having been drafted with the third-overall pick this June. In his only season at Kansas, he averaged 11.2 points, 8.1 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 0.9 steals, and 2.6 blocks in 23 minutes per game through 28 games played. He shot 63 percent from the field on 6.1 attempts per game and 69 percent from the free-throw line on 5.1 attempts per game. Embiid shows strong instincts on both sides of the ball, but his game unpolished in some respects, in part because he has only played organized basketball for three seasons. Offensively, he has shown great talent as a finisher, scoring on 76 percent of his attempts at the rim. Defensively, he is a strong rim protector and won All-Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year. His biggest weakness is his relatively poor performance when he played against larger big men in college. Embiid is often compared to Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon, but due to his struggles to remain healthy, he is also occasionally compared to Greg Oden. Embiid had surgery on his right foot in June, and the earliest projections for recovery would allow him to return to the court in March. In light of how the 76ers handled the recovery of Nerlens Noel last season, it's likely that Embiid will not play at all this season.