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LeBron James or Joel Embiid

Player Summaries Comparison
 
Experts' Pick
 
  LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
Expert
Recommendation
82%
Recommended by
9 of 11 experts
18%
Recommended by
2 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 6# 10
   
Projections 
   
Minutes34.830.4
Field Goals Made9.67.8
Field Goals Att19.316.3
Field Goals %.496.480
Three Points Made2.21.2
Three Points Att6.33.6
Three Points %.344.323
Free Throws Made4.16.9
Free Throws Att5.88.6
Free Throws %.696.804
Offensive Rebound0.92.1
Rebounds7.811.8
Assists10.03.1
Turnovers3.93.2
Steals1.20.8
Blocks0.61.4
Points25.423.8
   
Misc 
   
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Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 5# 21
   
Site Projections
numberFire
# 10# 43
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 6# 10
   
Site Projections
Hashtag Basketball
# 12# 14
   
Kevin So
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 7# 13
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 7# 9
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 7# 10
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 4# 23
   
Aaron Larson
FantasyPros
# 5# 16
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 12# 11
   
Jay Taaffe
The Fantasy Unicorns
# 11# 9
   
Player Statistics Comparison
  LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
2019 Stats 
   
   
Minutes2,2841,506
   
Field Goals Made629382
   
Field Goals Att1,278802
   
Field Goals %.492.476
   
Three Points Made14557
   
Three Points Att419172
   
Three Points %.346.331
   
Free Throws Made260352
   
Free Throws Att376436
   
Free Throws %.692.807
   
Offensive Rebound65141
   
Rebounds510593
   
Assists677152
   
Turnovers258159
   
Steals7744
   
Blocks3665
   
Points1,6631,173
   
Player Projections Comparison
  LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
2019 Projections 
   
   
Minutes34.830.4
   
Field Goals Made9.67.8
   
Field Goals Att19.316.3
   
Field Goals %.496.480
   
Three Points Made2.21.2
   
Three Points Att6.33.6
   
Three Points %.344.323
   
Free Throws Made4.16.9
   
Free Throws Att5.88.6
   
Free Throws %.696.804
   
Offensive Rebound0.92.1
   
Rebounds7.811.8
   
Assists10.03.1
   
Turnovers3.93.2
   
Steals1.20.8
   
Blocks0.61.4
   
Points25.423.8
   
Notes for Player Combination
  LeBron James
F - LAL
LeBron James
Joel Embiid
C - PHI
Joel Embiid
News 
 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
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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
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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