October 15, 2017, 10:24 am
Embiid is looking good to go even with limited preseason action under his belt. He was pretty dominant in his brief work, and you can’t fault the team for limiting his minutes in preseason. Embiid is battling an ankle sprain as well as recovering from offseason knee surgery, so you’ll be checking back frequently for injury updates on the talented young big throughout the season. If he can stay even relatively healthy, Embiid will cruise to early-round value.