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Who Should I Draft?

Joel Embiid or LeBron James (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
Expert
Recommendation
76%
Recommended by
19 of 25 experts
24%
Recommended by
6 of 25 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 8# 10
Best Rank# 6# 6
Worst Rank# 12# 17
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 8# 10
Best Rank# 6# 6
Worst Rank# 12# 17
   
Projections 
   
Minutes32.435.8
Field Goals Made8.610.1
Field Goals Att17.618.4
Field Goals %.488.538
Three Points Made1.22.0
Three Points Att3.85.3
Three Points %.339.371
Free Throws Made6.35.0
Free Throws Att8.16.9
Free Throws %.791.719
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds12.88.6
Assists3.58.5
Turnovers3.53.8
Steals0.71.3
Blocks1.90.7
Points26.327.1
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 6# 9
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 7# 9
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 7# 11
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 9# 11
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 8# 12
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 17# 73
   
Leszek Bialecki
FB-Ninja
# 8# 9
   
Marc Roberts
Daily Fantasy Basketball Podcast
# 9# 10
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 9# 10
   
Joe Kaiser
ESPN
# 7# 8
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 7# 12
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 12# 13
   
Jason Klabacha
Yahoo! Sports
# 8# 11
   
Alex Rikleen
RotoWire
# 11# 17
   
Mauricio Castillo
Yahoo! Sports
# 8# 11
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 9# 13
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 8# 13
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 8# 14
   
Matt Kuri
Fantasy Analyzers
# 8# 11
   
Lawrence Doto
Elite Sports NY
# 6# 4
   
Andrew Sears
FantasyPros
# 13# 6
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 10# 7
   
Kyle Reiner Pineda
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 9# 3
   
Andrew Joe Potter
theScore
# 8# 6
   
Yahoo Staff
Yahoo! Sports
# 10# 8
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,1541,937
   
Field Goals Made580558
   
Field Goals Att1,1991,095
   
Field Goals %.484.510
   
Three Points Made79111
   
Three Points Att263327
   
Three Points %.300.339
   
Free Throws Made522278
   
Free Throws Att649418
   
Free Throws %.804.665
   
Offensive Rebound16057
   
Rebounds870465
   
Assists234454
   
Turnovers227197
   
Steals4672
   
Blocks12233
   
Points1,7611,505
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes32.435.8
   
Field Goals Made8.610.1
   
Field Goals Att17.618.4
   
Field Goals %.488.538
   
Three Points Made1.22.0
   
Three Points Att3.85.3
   
Three Points %.339.371
   
Free Throws Made6.35.0
   
Free Throws Att8.16.9
   
Free Throws %.791.719
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds12.88.6
   
Assists3.58.5
   
Turnovers3.53.8
   
Steals0.71.3
   
Blocks1.90.7
   
Points26.327.1
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
News 
 The Philadelphia 76ers and Doc Rivers have reached an agreement for Rivers to become Philadelphia's next head coach.
Dan Titus
Thu, Oct 1st
LeBron James dropped a game-high 40 points (15-21 FG, 4-6 FT) while grabbing 13 rebounds, dishing out seven assists, and adding three steals, six triples, and four turnovers across 42 minutes of play in a 111-108 loss to the Miami Heat in Game 5 on Friday night.
Dan Titus
Sat, Oct 10th
 Joel Embiid put forth his best effort in Game 4, recording another monster double-double, scoring 30 points (8-18 FG, 1-5 3PT, 13-18 FT) with 10 boards, three steals, two blocks, and four turnovers as the Sixers get swept by the Celtics.
Adam Koffler
Sun, Aug 23rd
LeBron James scored an efficient 25 points (9-17 FG, 2-4 3PT, 5-6 FT) along with a game-high 13 rebounds, nine assists, one steal, and one turnover across 36 minutes in a 116-98 blowout win against the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
Dan Titus
Thu, Oct 1st
 Joel Embiid scored a game-high 30 points (7-20 FG, 2-5 3PT, 14-16 FT) to go along with 13 rebounds, one assist, one steal, one block, and four turnovers across 35 minutes in a loss on Friday in Game 3.
Dan Titus
Sat, Aug 22nd
LeBron James was magnificent in a Game 5 victory over the Nuggets, scoring a game-high 38 points (15-25 FG, 1-4 3PT, 7-8 FT) with 16 rebounds, 10 assists, and one steal across 40 minutes in a 117-107 win over the Denver Nuggets.
Dan Titus
Sun, Sep 27th
 Joel Embiid posted a very respectable 34 points (11-21 FG, 12-13 FT), 10 rebounds, three assists, one block, and two turnovers as the lone bright spot in a bad 128-101 Game 2 loss to the Celtics.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Aug 19th
LeBron James scored 26 points (7-18 FG, 1-3 3PT, 11-14 FT) with nine rebounds and eight assists as the Lakers take a 3-1 series lead over the Rockets with a 114-108 win in Game 4.
Adam Koffler
Fri, Sep 25th
 Joel Embiid racked up 26 points (8-15 FG, 1-4 3PT, 9-12 FT), 16 rebounds, one assist, two steals, and one block in 37 minutes play Monday.
Aaron Larson
Tue, Aug 18th
LeBron James racked up 26 points (10-20 FG, 3-8 3PT, 3-4 FT), 11 boards, four assists, two blocks, and six turnovers in Sunday night's tight win against the Nuggets.
Shaan Hoda
Mon, Sep 21st
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