Joel Embiid Biography
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Joel Embiid is a professional Basketball player who has been playing as a center in the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA. Today, we will know his net worth, salary, age, height, wife, and all the information here.

Embiid was one of the 30 finalists of Naismith College Player of the Year. He played 28 games in the 2013-14 season, with an average of 11.2 points. He also earned Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year honors. Unfortunately, he missed the Big 12 tournament of 2014 due to a stress fracture.

Embiid decided to appear at the NBA draft in 2014. He was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers. Embiid was the third Cameroon-born NBA player of history. He was ruled out for six months due to his navicular bone injury. Embiid missed the entire 2015-16 season due to injury. He played the first preseason game of his rookie career at center against the Boston Celtics. He scored six points and four rebounds with two blocks that game.

Embiid had his first NBA debut on 26 October 2016. He gained his career-high 14 rebounds in January 2017. He was named The Eastern Conference Player of the Week on 23 January. There was a swelling in his left knee which was found in February, that’s why he had to miss the rest of the 2016-17 season. He was named to the NBA All-Rookie First Team.

Embiid extended his contract with $148 million for five years with the 76ers in 2017- 18. Embiid played with a career-high 46 points on 15 November. He was named a starter of the All-star Game. Embiid scored career-high 16 rebounds and 26 points that game. He was again named the Eastern Player Of the Conference on January 15. Embiid scored 30 points and 19 rebounds in his game in October 2018. He was one of the seven players to score 2000 points.

Embiid recorded a career-high 50 points and 17 rebounds in his match of February 20, 2021. In August 2021, Embiid signed a  $196 million extension with the 76ers. He missed 9 games due to Covid that time. Today, we will know everything about the player here.

Joel Hans Embiid’s personal information:

Full Name Joel Hans Embiid
Nickname The Process
Born March 16, 1995
Debut 2014
Height 7 feet
Weight 127 kg
Age 26
Birthplace Yaoundé, Cameroon
Religion Christian
Nationality Cameroonian
Net Worth $60 million
Marital Status In a Relationship
Father name Thomas Embiid
Mother name Christine Embiid
Salary $31.58 million USD annually
Twitter Handle @joelembiid
Instagram handle @JoelEmbiid

Age:

Joel Embiid was born on March 16, 1995. SO, he is 26 years of age.

Joel Embiid’s Net Worth and Salary:

OnEmbiid has a net worth of $60 million. He had a contract renewal of $196 million with his current club in 2021. His major source of income is professional basketball playing. He receives a basic salary of $31.58 million USD from his club. He also relieves a good endorsement from many national and international bands.

Height:

Embiid is a very tall player. He has a height of 7 feet and a weight of 127 KG.

Wife:

Joel Embiid’s wife is Anne De Paula. They started dating in 2018.

Nickname:

Embiid has a nickname for The Process. The former general manager of the 76 er bought two of the best players Ben Simmons Joel Embiid in the team. He is called ‘The Process’ as he is the poster child of the process. Form the, he was called by this name by his fans and family.

Embiid Recent News About Joel Embiid:

Joel Embiid had a contract renewal with his team for 4 years. He had an amazing 2021 season. In 32 games, he scored an average point of 27.3 points and 10.5 rebounds. He also had an average of 4.2 assists in the season.

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