Joel Embiid Taunts Richard Jefferson After And-1, Players Have to be Separated

Thomas DuffyFeatured ColumnistNovember 27, 2016

After converting a first-quarter and-1 against Cleveland Cavaliers veteran Richard Jefferson on Sunday, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Joel Embiid got cocky.

The 36-year-old didn't care for The Process' barking and went back at him. Officials and teammates, including LeBron James, had to step between the two.

Perhaps sparked by their big man, the Sixers led 58-52 at halftime.