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Karl-Anthony Towns jukes Joel Embiid, dunks all over Sixers (VIDEO)

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 2: Karl-Anthony Towns #32 of the Minnesota Timberwolves reacts after missing a basket against the Portland Trail Blazers during the fourth quarter of the home opening game on November 2, 2015 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Trail Blazers defeated the Timberwolves 106-101. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

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Karl-Anthony Towns is the reigning Rookie of the Year for good reason. The shifty, multi-talented Minnesota Timberwolves big man moves like a guard, has a soft touch, and has the length to bother people on defense.

Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers found that out the hard way on Thursday night.

With the ball on the left wing, Towns had Embiid in a triple-threat position and eyes on the hoop. After a couple moves, Towns eventually got Embiid up in the air so he could drive around him.

Here’s what happened next:

Gotta just trust the process, man.