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Nikola Jokic or Joel Embiid (2019)

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Expert
Recommendation
92%
Recommended by
23 of 25 experts
8%
Recommended by
2 of 25 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 2# 3
Best Rank# 2# 3
Worst Rank# 4# 4
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 6# 8
Best Rank# 5# 6
Worst Rank# 7# 12
   
Projections 
   
Minutes33.032.4
Field Goals Made7.08.6
Field Goals Att13.917.6
Field Goals %.507.488
Three Points Made1.41.2
Three Points Att5.23.8
Three Points %.389.339
Free Throws Made3.56.3
Free Throws Att4.18.1
Free Throws %.839.791
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
Rebounds11.412.8
Assists7.33.5
Turnovers2.93.5
Steals1.30.7
Blocks0.81.9
Points20.426.3
   
Misc 
   
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# 3# 4
   
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Player Statistics Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
2018 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,5042,154
   
Field Goals Made616580
   
Field Goals Att1,2061,199
   
Field Goals %.511.484
   
Three Points Made8379
   
Three Points Att270263
   
Three Points %.307.300
   
Free Throws Made289522
   
Free Throws Att352649
   
Free Throws %.821.804
   
Offensive Rebound228160
   
Rebounds865870
   
Assists581234
   
Turnovers248227
   
Steals10846
   
Blocks54122
   
Points1,6041,761
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes33.032.4
   
Field Goals Made7.08.6
   
Field Goals Att13.917.6
   
Field Goals %.507.488
   
Three Points Made1.41.2
   
Three Points Att5.23.8
   
Three Points %.389.339
   
Free Throws Made3.56.3
   
Free Throws Att4.18.1
   
Free Throws %.839.791
   
Offensive Rebound0.00.0
   
Rebounds11.412.8
   
Assists7.33.5
   
Turnovers2.93.5
   
Steals1.30.7
   
Blocks0.81.9
   
Points20.426.3
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Nikola Jokic
C - DEN
Nikola Jokic
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
News 
 Nikola Jokic scored 14 points on 7-10 shooting from the field, with 13 rebounds, eight assists, and five turnovers in 33 minutes in Wednesday night’s 113-97 loss to the Mavericks.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Mar 12th
Sixers star Joel Embiid is donating $500,000 to the COVID-19 medical relief fund. He’s also pledged to assist Sixers employees who will experience hardships from the recent news of the salary reductions.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Mar 24th
 Nikola Jokic captured 10 points (4-13 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 1-3 FT), nine rebounds, seven assists and one steal in a 109-95 victory over Milwaukee.
Ross Jared Joswick
Mon, Mar 9th
Joel Embiid scored a team-high 30 points (9-17 FG, 2-3 3PT, 10-12 FT) with 14 rebounds, three assists and one steal across 26 minutes in Wednesday's 124-106 win over the Pistons.
Brad Camara
Wed, Mar 11th
 After scoring in double-figures in 43 consecutive games, Nikola Jokic was held to only eight points (4-11 FG, 0-3 3PT, 0-1 FT) on Saturday night as the Nuggets fell to the Cavaliers 104-102. Jokic added eight rebounds, eight assists, one steal, and four turnovers.
Lucas Spence
Sat, Mar 7th
Joel Embiid (shoulder) has been cleared to play and will return to the court Wednesday night against Detroit.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Mar 11th
 Nikola Jokic scored 14 points (5-10 FG, 0-2 3PT, 4-4 FT) with 11 rebounds, eight assists, one steal, and one block in 30 minutes in Thursday night’s 114-112 win over the Hornets.
Adam Koffler
Thu, Mar 5th
Joel Embiid (shoulder) remains questionable for Wednesday night’s game against Detroit.
Adam Koffler
Wed, Mar 11th
 Nikola Jokic packed in 16 points (7-15 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 2-2 FT), 13 rebounds, seven assists, two blocks and one steal in a 16-point loss to Golden State.
Ross Jared Joswick
Tue, Mar 3rd
Joel Embiid (shoulder) has been cleared to return to practice and is listed as questionable ahead of tomorrow night’s game against Detroit.
Adam Koffler
Tue, Mar 10th
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