The 10 best NBA premieres.
Last night it finally happened. Joel Embiid made his Philadelphia Sixers debut and it was (almost) everything fans could've hoped for. They didn't get the win, but Joel "The Process" Embiid proved that he was worth the two-season wait after being drafted #3 overall in the 2014 draft.
Embiid's impressive performance- 20 points, seven rebounds and two blocks in just 22 minutes- was reminiscent of some other standout NBA rookie debuts, 10 of which we've compiled for your #ThrowbackThursday viewing pleasure.