Final season, Joel Embiid took residence his first NBA MVP Award. The best way he’s taking part in this season, his second is probably not far behind.
In Wednesday’s win over the Minnesota Timberwolves, Embiid had 51 factors and 12 boards. That gave him 30+ factors and 10+ rebounds for the twelfth straight recreation, placing him on an exclusive list that options nothing however Corridor of Famers. With the Sixers once more close to the highest of the league-wide standings, Embiid is, by far, the odds-on favorite to take residence the award once more this yr. Clearly, there may be nonetheless lots of season left to play, however as of proper now, it might be laborious to argue that anybody else apart from Embiid is the very best participant on the planet.
Which brings us to in the present day’s quiz of the day. In honor of Embiid going off for 51, we wish to see how most of the final gamers to succeed in the half-century mark in factors for each NBA franchise you may title in 5 minutes.