Joel Embiid




SEASON 25.4 46.6 36.7 78.3 20.2 7.8 2.1 2.4
CAREER STATS 25.4 46.6 36.7 78.3 20.2 7.8 2.1 2.4


7 ft0 in

/ 2.13m


250 lbs

/ 113.4kg


20170911 NBA first team rookie Joel Embiid

Check out Joel Embiid's top 10 plays from the 2016-17 season.

20170903 Best Three Pointers from Big Men: 2017 NBA Season

Check out the top three pointers made by the NBA's best big men during the 2017 season, featuring Anthony Davis, Dirk Nowitzki, Joel Embiid and more!

20170810 london NBA Afternoon Tea with Joel Embiid

John Amaechi shares afternoon tea with Sixers star Joel Embiid.

All Access NBA in Africa 2017

It was an exciting week in Africa filled with tremendous community outreach efforts and concluded with Team World defeating Team Africa 108-97 in this year’s game.

NBA Africa Joel Embiid Cassper Visit

Joel Embiid takes some time during his week at NBA Africa Game to go visit South African hip hop artist Cassper Nyovest at his studio.

Top 17 Rookie Plays of The 2016-2017 NBA Season

Enjoy the biggest plays from NBA rookies of the 2016-2017 NBA season, featuring Malcolm Brogdon, Joel Embiid, Dario Saric and more!

20170519 Inside NBA Awards Kia Rookie of the Year

The Inside the NBA crew discusses the Kia Rookie of the Year finalists for the upcoming 2017 NBA Awards.

2017 NBA Awards: Kia Rookie of the Year Nominees

Philadelphia's Joel Embiid and Dario Saric and Milwaukee's Malcolm Brogdon are nominees for the 2017 Kia Rookie of the Year.


Check out the Philadelphia 76ers top 10 plays of the regular season.

20170414 top 10 nba defensive plays of season

Check out the top 10 defensive plays of the season.

20170322 rookie ladder nba

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20170301 PHI MIA RECAP

Tyler Johnson scores 24 points off the bench, the Heat had six players in double figures and they roll past the 76ers 125-98.

20170301 gametime joel embiid

Matt Winer reports that the Philadelphia 76ers have ruled out Joel Embiid's return for the duration of the season.

20170301 the starters nba joel embiid rookie of the year consideration

Embiid played only 31 games — should he win Rookie Of The Year?

20170220 OC RS Trash Talk

Young rising stars of the NBA talk about what trash talk they get and dish out in the NBA.

20170220 OC RS Being Young

Young rising stars of the NBA talk about the experience of being a young player in the NBA .

20170220 OC RS Hardest part of NBA

Young rising stars of the NBA talk about the toughest part of the NBA; traveling.

AllStar Scene Rising Stars Team World

Go behind the scenes with Team World before, during and after the Rising Stars Challenge

20170216 Joel Embiid Media Day Interview

Sixers rookie Joel Embiid sits down with Sekou Smith and Lang Whitaker of the Hang Time Podcast.

0021600795 phi orl RECAP

Dario Saric scores a career-high 24 points and T.J. McConnell hits the last second runner to seal the win for the 76ers, 112-111.


Professional History

Selected by the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round (third overall pick) in the 2014 NBA Draft.

2013-14 Season: Embiid was a second-team Associated Press All-American, a second-team All-Big 12 pick and the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year in his only season of college basketball.

Key statistics: 11.2 ppg, 8.1 rpg, 1.4 apg, 0.9 spg, 2.6 bpg, 2.4 tpg, 23.1 mpg, .626 FG, .200 3PT, .685 FT

Traditional Season Stats

Season2016 31GP 786MIN 200FGM 429FGA 46.6FG% 363PM 983PA 36.73P% 191FTM 244FTA 78.3FT% 61OREB 182DREB 243REB 66AST 117TOV 27STL 76BLK 112PF 9DD2 0TD3 627PTS 71+/-

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