76ers' Greg Monroe starting for injured Joel Embiid (knee) on Thursday in Game 3

Philadelphia 76ers forward/center Greg Monroe will start on Thursday in the team's playoff game against the Brooklyn Nets.

What It Means:

In a stunning development, Joel Embiid will sit. As such, Greg Monroe will take over at the center position.

In 43 games this season, Monroe has averaged 11.8 FanDuel points per game.