Although Joel Embiid is yet to play a single NBA game during his young career, his activity level in off-court activities is impressive. Back in March he was videotaped having a friendly volley with soccer star Javier Pastore in Qatar, and now he's been seen taking his talents to the tennis court.
Friend of the program @Mig_Dig posted a short clip of the 22-year-old playing around on Twitter. Joel certainly seemed displeased with his return of the serve. You have to admire the man's commitment to excellence, regardless of which sport.
@SpikeEskin there was a woman shooing people away which is why the video is so short :( either way EXCELLENT FORM pic.twitter.com/sj3dqYYwXp— migdig (@Mig_Dig) May 15, 2016
This video comes just one day after Philadelphia based basketball trainer Chuck Ellis posted a screenshot of an alleged text conversation with Embiid in which the former first-round pick says he'll be playing two-on-two next week.
Stay safe out there, Joel.
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