PHILADELPHIA – Over the course of his career, Philadelphia 76ers All-Star center Joel Embiid has stated multiple times that he would like to win the MVP award. Joel Embiid has had a great year, he’s been the MVP for our team. ”
Obviously Embiid wanted to win, but coming in second in MVP voting is no reason for him to be discouraged. Embiid is the first Sixers player in the last 20 years to finish in the top two in MVP voting.