Joel Embiid is a young and very talented Cameroonian professional basketball player who is acknowledged by his outstanding skills and impressive performances. He plays as a center in the matches and is, currently, playing for Philadelphia 76ers of NBA.
The birthdate of Joel Embiid is 16 March 1994, and his city of birth is Yaoundé, Cameron. His full name is Joel Hans Embiid. He has got “Jo Jo” and “The Process” as his nicknames.
His career is embellished with many achievements that not only show his success as a player but also depict the great basketball potential that he possesses.
Joel Embiid Family
Joel Embiid’s parents are Thomas Embiid and Christine Embiid. His siblings are Arthur Embiid (late) and Muriel Embiid.
Joel Embiid Education
Joel Embiid started to go to Montverde Academy and then to The Rock School (Gainesville, Florida). After The Rock School, he joined the University of Kansas. He appeared as a good player at both places (The Rock School and the University of Kansas).
Joel Embiid Career
The professional career of Joel Embiid started in 2014 when he became a player for Philadelphia 76ers of NBA and still, he is a part of the same team.
He has achieved rewards because of his amazing performances, some of these are mentioned below:
- He was NBA All-Star in 2018, 2019, and 2020.
- He earned All-NBA Second Team in 2018 and 2019.
- He earned NBA All-Defensive Second Team in 2018 and 2019.
- He earned NBA All-Rookie First Team in 2017.
- He earned Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year in 2014.
- He earned Big 12 All-Defensive Team in 2014.
- He earned Big 12 All-Newcomer Team in 2014.
- He earned Second-team All-Big 12 in 2014.
Joel Embiid Net Worth
It is reported that Joel Embiid has an estimated net worth of around $35 million.
Joel Embiid Basketball Shoes
- Under Armour HOVR Havoc Low.
- Under Armour HOVR Havoc.
- Adidas Light Em Up 2.