December 10, 2017, 6:23 pm
Joel Embiid (rest) will return to the starting lineup for Sunday’s game against the Pelicans, sending Amir Johnson to the bench.
Embiid will likely see an increased usage rate with Robert Covington (back) on the sidelines. This makes him an appealing option in all formats and DFS settings. Johnson never really had any fantasy value beyond deep leagues so this news won’t change much.