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Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid

Center, Philadelphia Sixers

Age: 24 Height: 7-0 Weight: 250 lbs School: Kansas

Philadelphia Sixers

Joel Embiid News

Sixers center Joel Embiid is out at least a week with knee soreness.

Joel Embiid is experiencing left knee soreness and will undergo treatment involving physical therapy and load management. He had an MRI which revealed no structural damage. As a precaution, he is listed as out and will be re-evaluated in approximately one week.

Joel Embiid will be sidelined at least a week because of tendinitis in his left knee, the 76ers announced on Wednesday. The All-Star center had been dealing with knee soreness at different stages of the season. He even sat out the Sixers' setback at the Portland Trail Blazers on Dec. 30 due to the

Joel Embiid went off the board with his pick for the greatest basketball player of all time.

You'd imagine Sam Hinkie is reading with pride. Interesting to note how all five guys have a hint of a smile besides Joel Embiid. His competitive side sometimes gets overshadowed, but Embiid definitely looks like he means business on the cover with that cold stare into the camera.

Player Role

Starting C

Draft Rankings

Overall

#13

Among Cs

#4