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Cameroonian duo Embiid and Siakam highlight homegrown African talent

Summarize this content to 500 words Reigning NBA MVP Joel Embiid was Africa’s standout player in November once again, while fellow Cameroonian Pascal Siakam put on a memorable performance for the Toronto Raptors against the Washington Wizards.Victor Wembanyama, who is of Congolese descent on his father’s side, currently trails Chet Holmgren in the race for NBA Rookie of the Year, but has had a season to remember for the San Antonio Spurs so far.However, while Embiid and Wembanyama’s success was expected, the likes of Dennis Schröder and Jonathan Kuminga continue to excel despite not being widely touted as key kingmakers for their sides this season.African Player of the Month: Joel Embiid (Philadelphia 76ers)Embiid, who was discovered at a Basketball Without Borders camp in South Africa as a teen, has been one of the best players in the league this season and clearly the top African player so far.Editor’s Picks2…

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