Who Is Joel Embiid? ‘Jeopardy’ Contestant Unsure Of Process

Mar 5, 2020, 1:49 PM | Updated: 1:51 pm
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Joel Embiid #21 of the Philadelphia 76ers reacts during the second half of the game against the Milwaukee Bucks at Wells Fargo Center on December 25, 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Philadelphia 76ers won 121-109. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)
(Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images)

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.”

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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