Embiid is among just three players in the NBA have averaged 25 points and 10 rebounds thus far, joined by Western Conference Player of the Month Nikola Jokic and reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo.
He’s leading the league in both free throws taken per game and free throws made per game. Nba.com’s highest player impact estimate in the league.
Jan. 12 vs. Miami
In the 76ers’ first of two games at home against Miami, Embiid exploded for a season-high 45 points on 16-for-23 shooting, plus 16 rebounds, four assists, and five steals in the Sixers’ overtime win.