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D'Angelo Russell or Joel Embiid


Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
10 of 10 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 10 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 5# 61
   
Projections 
   
Minutes31.931.8
Field Goals Made9.26.9
Field Goals Att18.316.3
Field Goals %.499.422
Three Points Made1.23.0
Three Points Att3.48.0
Three Points %.351.384
Free Throws Made8.62.7
Free Throws Att10.43.5
Free Throws %.825.793
Offensive Rebound2.10.3
Rebounds10.93.2
Assists3.66.6
Turnovers3.02.7
Steals1.01.1
Blocks1.40.4
Points28.119.6
   
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Player Statistics Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2021 Stats 
   
   
Minutes1,1821,205
   
Field Goals Made339244
   
Field Goals Att680593
   
Field Goals %.499.412
   
Three Points Made46112
   
Three Points Att121317
   
Three Points %.380.353
   
Free Throws Made321107
   
Free Throws Att392131
   
Free Throws %.819.817
   
Offensive Rebound7612
   
Rebounds387133
   
Assists153258
   
Turnovers105100
   
Steals3535
   
Blocks5219
   
Points1,045707
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
2021 Projections 
   
   
Minutes31.931.8
   
Field Goals Made9.26.9
   
Field Goals Att18.316.3
   
Field Goals %.499.422
   
Three Points Made1.23.0
   
Three Points Att3.48.0
   
Three Points %.351.384
   
Free Throws Made8.62.7
   
Free Throws Att10.43.5
   
Free Throws %.825.793
   
Offensive Rebound2.10.3
   
Rebounds10.93.2
   
Assists3.66.6
   
Turnovers3.02.7
   
Steals1.01.1
   
Blocks1.40.4
   
Points28.119.6
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
D'Angelo Russell
G - MIN
D'Angelo Russell
News 
 Joel Embiid totaled 42 points (12-24 FG, 18-20 FT, 0-3 3PT), grabbed 14 rebounds, four assists, four blocks, and turned the ball over three times in the 76ers’ 117-107 win over the Pelicans on Tuesday.
Brantley Gusler
Wed, Jan 26th
TWovles G D'Angelo Russell recorded 23 points (7-13 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 7-7 FT), five rebounds, 10 assists, and one steal over 31 minutes during Sunday's 136-125 win over the Nets.
Kyle Williams - Dog Day Sports
Tue, Jan 25th
 Joel Embiid totaled 38 points (16-32 FG, 5-6 FT, 1-3 3PT), grabbed 12 rebounds, six assists, one block, and turned the ball over once in the 76ers’ 115-109 win over the Spurs on Sunday.
Brantley Gusler
Mon, Jan 24th
D'Angelo Russell scored a team-high 31 points (10-18 FG, 5-13 3PT, 6-9 FT) in Wednesday's 134-122 loss to the Hawks. He also added two rebounds, five assists, two steals, and a block.
Michael Berk
Thu, Jan 20th
 Joel Embiid totaled 40 points (15-25 FG, 7-10 FT, 3-3 PT), grabbed 13 rebounds, six assists, one block, and turned the ball over five times in the 76ers’ 102-101 loss to the Clippers on Friday.
Brantley Gusler
Sat, Jan 22nd
D'Angelo Russell scored 29 points (11-19 FG, 6-11 3PT, 1-2 FT) in Thursday's 116-108 loss to the Grizzlies. He also added three rebounds, six assists, and six personal fouls.
Michael Berk
Fri, Jan 14th
 Joel Embiid totaled 50 points (17-23 FG, 15-17 FT, 1-4 3PT), grabbed 12 rebounds, two assists, one steal, three blocks, and turned the ball over twice in the 76ers’ 123-110 win over the Magic on Wednesday.
Brantley Gusler
Thu, Jan 20th
D'Angelo Russell scored 18 points (6-15 FG, 4-10 3PT, 2-2 FT) and added 10 assists in Tuesday's 128-125 loss to the Pelicans. It was his third straight double-double.
Michael Berk
Wed, Jan 12th
 Joel Embiid totaled 32 points (12-22 FG, 8-11 FT, 0-3 3PT), grabbed 12 rebounds, three assists, one steal, one block, and turned the ball over twice in the 76ers’ 109-98 win over the Heat on Saturday.
Brantley Gusler
Sun, Jan 16th
D'Angelo Russell had 16 points (6-12 FG, 3-8 3PT, 1-2 FT), seven assists, and a season-high eight rebounds in Wednesday's 124-107 win over the Nuggets.
Michael Berk
Thu, Dec 16th
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