Who Is Joel Embiid? ‘Jeopardy’ Contestant Unsure Of Process
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Philadelphia 76ers All-Star Joel Embiid has a new nickname because of a wrong answer on the quiz show ‘Jeopardy.’
The Sixers All-Star center was featured on the quiz show in the first-round category of “Current Sports Nicknames.”
The $1,000 question was, “Joel Embiid in 2019 won the trademark for this nickname that also describes the 76ers’ strategy of improving the team.”
"What is Do A 180?"
This Jeopardy! contestant gave @JoelEmbiid a new nickname and he's running with it 🤣
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The answer was The Process.
The contestant guessed, incorrectly, Embiid made fun of the gaffe on social media handles and declared his new nickname was the contestant’s answer: “Do a 180.”
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