How Joel Embiid has improved as a passer

And how he can continue improving Coming out of college, Joel Embiid was renowned by scouts as a near-complete prospect. With graceful footwork and a vast array of dizzying post moves, the former third overall pick earned comparisons to the likes of Hakeem Olajuwon and Shaquille O’Neal. Outside of Embiid’s salivating strengths, though, scouts pointed to one glaring (non-injury-related) weakness: passing. In the collegiate ranks, swarming the big man with double teams from the short corner was a reliable...

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5 months ago, Liberty Ballers, Philadelphia 76ers

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