UPDATED Jun. 26, 2018 at 2:00 PM

CARMELO NBA Player Projections

FiveThirtyEight’s CARMELO* identifies similar players throughout NBA history and uses them to develop a probabilistic forecast of what a current NBA player’s future might look like.

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Joel Embiid

  • 76ers
  • Philadelphia 76ers
  • Center
  • 24 years old
Weighted average of past three seasons
Bad
Avg.
Good
Percentile
Vitals50th
Height7'1"
Weight250
Draft position3
Scoring
True shooting %58%
Free throw %77%
Usage %34%
Tendencies
3 pt. frequency21%
FT frequency47%
Passing/ball handling
Assist %18%
Turnover %16%
Defense/rebounding
Rebound %19%
Block %5.5%
Steal %1.2%
Defensive +/-+3.1
Wins above replacement projection
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