Player Comparison: Joel Embiid vs. Shaquille O'Neal

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Compare player statistics for: Joel Embiid in year 2020-21 vs. Shaquille O'Neal in year 1998-99.
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Per Game

Per Game Table
Rk Player Season Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1Joel Embiid2020-2126515131.19.017.6.5131.13.0.3777.914.6.541.5459.210.7.8592.28.410.62.81.01.43.12.428.5
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-9926494934.810.418.1.5760.00.0.00010.418.0.577.5765.510.2.5403.86.910.72.30.71.72.53.226.3

Totals

Totals Table
Rk Player Season Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1Joel Embiid2020-212651511585461899.51358154.377403745.541.545471548.85911342653914550691591231451
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-992649491705510885.57601.000510884.577.576269498.54018733852511436821221551289

Per 36 Minutes

Per 36 Minutes Table
Rk Player Season Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1Joel Embiid2020-21265151158510.520.4.5131.33.5.3779.216.9.54110.712.4.8592.69.712.23.31.11.63.62.833.0
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-99264949170510.818.7.5760.00.0.00010.818.7.5775.710.5.5403.97.111.12.40.81.72.63.327.2

Per 100 Poss

Per 100 Poss Table
Rk Player Season Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS ORtg DRtg
1Joel Embiid2020-21265151158514.027.4.5131.84.7.37712.322.7.54114.316.7.8593.413.016.44.41.52.14.83.744.1121104
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-99264949170515.727.2.5760.00.0.00015.727.2.5778.315.3.5405.710.416.13.51.12.53.74.839.6115102

Advanced

Advanced Table
Rk Player Season Age G MP PER TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG%   OWS DWS WS WS/48   OBPM DBPM BPM VORP
1Joel Embiid2020-212651158530.3.636.171.6108.029.118.716.21.53.912.235.35.63.28.8.2666.21.07.23.7
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-992649170530.6.584.001.56313.122.618.014.41.13.510.032.47.21.99.0.2557.5-0.47.13.9

Adjusted Shooting

Adjusted Shooting Table
  Player Shooting % League Shooting % League-Adjusted  
Rk Player Season Age G MP   FG 2P 3P eFG FT TS FTr 3PAr   FG 2P 3P eFG FT TS FTr 3PAr   FG+ 2P+ 3P+ eFG+ FT+ TS+ FTr+ 3PAr+   FG Add TS Add
1Joel Embiid2020-2126511585.513.541.377.545.859.636.610.171.466.530.367.538.778.572.247.3921101021031011111112474412.8147.2
2Shaquille O'Neal1998-9926491705.576.577.000.576.540.584.563.001.437.457.339.466.728.511.330.168132126124741141711196.0159.7

Playoffs Totals

Playoffs Totals Table
Rk Player Season Age G GS MP FG FGA FG 3P 3PA 3P 2P 2PA 2P eFG FT FTA FT ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1Joel Embiid2020-21261111357101197.5131641.39085156.545.55391109.835161001163711164233309
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-99268831579155.5100079155.510.51055118.466444993187231829213

Playoffs Per Game

Playoffs Per Game Table
Rk Player Season Age G GS MP FG FGA FG 3P 3PA 3P 2P 2PA 2P eFG FT FTA FT ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1Joel Embiid2020-2126111132.59.217.9.5131.53.7.3907.714.2.545.5538.39.9.8351.59.110.53.41.01.53.83.028.1
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-99268839.49.919.4.5100.00.09.919.4.510.5106.914.8.4665.56.111.62.30.92.92.33.626.6

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes Table
Rk Player Season Age G GS MP FG FGA FG 3P 3PA 3P 2P 2PA 2P FT FTA FT ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1Joel Embiid2020-2126111135710.219.9.5131.64.1.3908.615.7.5459.211.0.8351.610.111.73.71.11.64.23.331.2
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-9926883159.017.7.5100.00.09.017.7.5106.313.5.4665.05.610.62.10.82.62.13.324.3

Playoffs Per 100 Poss

Playoffs Per 100 Poss Table
Rk Player Season Age G GS MP FG FGA FG 3P 3PA 3P 2P 2PA 2P FT FTA FT ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS ORtg DRtg
1Joel Embiid2020-2126111135713.526.4.5132.15.5.39011.420.9.54512.214.6.8352.113.415.65.01.52.15.64.441.5115104
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-99268831513.226.0.5100.00.013.226.0.5109.219.8.4667.48.215.63.01.23.93.04.935.7107104

Playoffs Advanced

Playoffs Advanced Table
Rk Player Season Age G MP PER TS 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG%   OWS DWS WS WS/48   OBPM DBPM BPM VORP
1Joel Embiid2020-21261135726.2.631.208.5535.129.717.817.21.53.614.634.60.70.81.5.1974.72.87.50.9
2Shaquille O'Neal*1998-9926831528.8.515.000.76115.119.016.911.81.25.88.032.40.90.21.2.1766.8-0.86.00.6
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