Joel Embiid is Projected to Be the #2 Center the Rest of the Season...Behind Nikola Jokic and Ahead of Nikola Vucevic

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Joel Embiid to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 647 projected fantasy points puts him at #2 behind Nikola Jokic and ahead of Nikola Vucevic. He has averaged 44.7 fantasy points in his past 107 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 40.4 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite center. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. Joel Embiid is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #8 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#1 Nikola Jokic (100% OWN)720 FP, 42.3 per game3545 FP, 80 gp, 44.31 per game (#2)
#2 Joel Embiid (100% OWN)647 FP, 40.4 per game3040 FP, 64 gp, 47.5 per game (#1)
#3 Nikola Vucevic (100% OWN)635 FP, 37.4 per game3253 FP, 80 gp, 40.66 per game (#4)
#4 Deandre Ayton (100% OWN)584 FP, 34.3 per game2141 FP, 71 gp, 30.15 per game (#10)
#5 Montrezl Harrell (99% OWN)527 FP, 26.3 per game2269 FP, 82 gp, 27.67 per game (#13)

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JOEL EMBIID WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Joel Embiid is projected for 29.9 fantasy points in one game the rest of week in week 21 which ranks him as the #21 projected center for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Robert Williams but behind Mohamed Bamba the rest of the week. Week 22 will be a very good week and he is projected to be the number one center. He is projected for 168.7 fantasy points.

3/12 TO 3/15 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#19 Dwight Howard (43% OWN)30.9 FP, 2 GP15.3 FP
#20 Mohamed Bamba (18% OWN)30.7 FP, 2 GP13.4 FP
#21 Joel Embiid (100% OWN)29.9 FP, 1 GP40.4 FP
#22 Robert Williams (7% OWN)28.3 FP, 3 GP9.2 FP
#23 JaVale McGee (17% OWN)28 FP, 2 GP13.7 FP
3/16 TO 3/22 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Joel Embiid (100% OWN)168.7 FP, 4 GP40.4 FP
#2 Nikola Jokic (100% OWN)123.7 FP, 3 GP42.3 FP
#3 Nikola Vucevic (100% OWN)113.9 FP, 3 GP37.4 FP
#4 Deandre Ayton (100% OWN)113.4 FP, 3 GP34.3 FP
#5 Al Horford (98% OWN)107.9 FP, 4 GP25.9 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

JOEL EMBIIDFPPTSREBAST3PMSTL+BLK
Rest of '19-206473711865217.037.8
-- Per Game (16 Proj)39.922.911.53.21.052.3
3/9 to 3/15 (1 Game)29.917.08.42.40.721.84
3/16 to 3/22 (4 Games)169964814.24.19.9
'19-20 Season173910015061345495
-- Per Game (43 GP)40.423.311.83.11.262.2
'18-20 Seasons3040176187023479168
-- Per Game (64 GP)47.527.513.63.71.232.6