31 Oct 2019, 17:48 IST
Joel Embiid and Karl-Anthony Cities’ on-court tussle boiled over onto social media as their feud continued following the Philadelphia 76ers’ win over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Embiid and Cities have been concerned in a bust-up throughout Wednesday’s NBA recreation, with each gamers ejected from the sport after scrapping off the ball within the third quarter.
The Sixers’ Ben Simmons additionally received concerned as he wound up on prime of Cities, whereas Embiid was seen laughing at his opponent after the 2 have been lastly separated.
Having been despatched to the locker room, Embiid relished the second, hyping up the house crowd as he headed down the tunnel.
Nonetheless, the argument didn’t cease there, as Cities posted a number of pictures of the struggle – plus one in all Embiid crying – to his official Instagram account.
Embiid, who claimed after the sport Cities had instigated the struggle, responded by mocking his opponent’s playoff file.
— Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) October 31, 2019
The Sixers huge man commented: “Think about speaking after a 20 pts loss. You hate to see it. Go forward utilizing that [picture] of me caring about dropping within the second spherical OF THE PLAYOFFS.
“Oh wait you [have] by no means been there. You don’t know what’s like. Boy lastly gained three video games and he is speaking and I do know you ain’t speaking.
“You’ve got been a p**** your complete life. That is why you have been handled like a b**** by who. I ain’t gonna put your small business out however I received the information about you. Do not get it twisted I OWN YOU.”