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Joel Embiid or Trae Young

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Expert
Recommendation
55%
Recommended by
6 of 11 experts
45%
Recommended by
5 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 11# 10
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.630.4
Field Goals Made8.67.8
Field Goals Att19.716.3
Field Goals %.436.480
Three Points Made3.11.2
Three Points Att8.93.6
Three Points %.355.323
Free Throws Made7.06.9
Free Throws Att8.28.6
Free Throws %.859.804
Offensive Rebound0.42.1
Rebounds4.111.8
Assists9.23.1
Turnovers4.63.2
Steals1.00.8
Blocks0.21.4
Points27.523.8
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 7# 21
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 11# 43
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 8# 14
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 9# 13
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 8# 23
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 7# 16
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 16# 11
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 17# 9
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 12# 9
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 14# 10
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 11# 10
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,0891,506
   
Field Goals Made539382
   
Field Goals Att1,229802
   
Field Goals %.439.476
   
Three Points Made20557
   
Three Points Att561172
   
Three Points %.365.331
   
Free Throws Made476352
   
Free Throws Att551436
   
Free Throws %.864.807
   
Offensive Rebound31141
   
Rebounds250593
   
Assists553152
   
Turnovers283159
   
Steals6344
   
Blocks865
   
Points1,7591,173
   
Player Projections Comparison
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.630.4
   
Field Goals Made8.67.8
   
Field Goals Att19.716.3
   
Field Goals %.436.480
   
Three Points Made3.11.2
   
Three Points Att8.93.6
   
Three Points %.355.323
   
Free Throws Made7.06.9
   
Free Throws Att8.28.6
   
Free Throws %.859.804
   
Offensive Rebound0.42.1
   
Rebounds4.111.8
   
Assists9.23.1
   
Turnovers4.63.2
   
Steals1.00.8
   
Blocks0.21.4
   
Points27.523.8
   
Notes for Player Combination
  Trae Young
G - ATL
Trae Young
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
News 
 According to ESPN's Jackie MacMullan, the NBA is moving toward creating a 'second bubble’ in Chicago for the eight non-playoff teams that will not be participating in the NBA restart in Orlando.
Dan Titus
Thu, Jul 2nd
The Philadelphia 76ers and Doc Rivers have reached an agreement for Rivers to become Philadelphia's next head coach.
Dan Titus
Thu, Oct 1st
 Hawks All-Star point guard Trae Young is wants to improve his conditioning level this offseason in an effort to "play at 100% for a longer period of time on both ends."
Dan Titus
Fri, Jun 12th
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
 Hawks guard Trae Young spoke with Adrian Wojnarowski and WNBA Star Chiney Ogwumike on ESPN’s One Team Speaker Series and told them that he’s staying active, working out, and will be ready to go once the season picks back up.
Adam Koffler
Thu, May 21st
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
 Trae Young scored 31 points (11-25 FG, 6-13 3PT, 3-4 FT), grabbed four rebounds, distributed 16 assists, and had six turnovers in Monday night’s home win against Charlotte.
Kyle Clancy
Mon, Mar 9th
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
 Trae Young scored 16 points (4-16 FG, 1-10 3PT, 7-9 FT), with five rebounds, four assists, two steals, and five turnovers in 28 minutes in Saturday night’s 118-101 loss to Memphis.
Adam Koffler
Sat, Mar 7th
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
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