Top 5 NBA player performances for Saturday, November 3

These five players put it all out on the hardwood to help their teams win games.


Joel Embiid - Philadelphia 76ers

Saturday's NBA slate featured the Sixers hosting the impressive Detroit Pistons in Philadelphia. Thanks to a nice double-double of 39 points and 17 rebounds from Joel Embiid, the Sixers took the game 109-99.


Trae Young - Atlanta Hawks

While Embiid is in contention for the NBA MVP Award, Trae Young is easily a top contender for NBA Rookie of the Year. On Saturday night, Young scored 24 points, dished out 15 assists, and grabbed six boards in a 123-118 win over Chicago.


LaMarcus Aldridge - San Antonio Spurs

While some fans and analysts may have been writing off San Antonio after Kawhi Leonard left, they've quietly gone 6-2. That's thanks to stars DeMar DeRozan and LaMarcus Aldridge. On Saturday, Aldridge grabbed 12 rebounds to go with his 22-points effort in a 109-95 win over New Orleans.

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