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76ers’ Jimmy Butler, Nets’ Jared Dudley ejected in Game 4

Dudley Butler Game 4 fight

Brooklyn Nets forward Jared Dudley, left, and Philadelphia 76ers guard Jimmy Butler (23) get into a shoving match during the second half of Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Saturday, April 20, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

NEW YORK — Jared Dudley didn’t like the way Joel Embiid has been delivering fouls.

Jimmy Butler didn’t like the way Dudley tried to show it.

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They both ended up getting ejected Saturday after their reactions led to a scuffle.

Butler and Dudley were thrown out in the third quarter of the Philadelphia 76ers’ 112-108 victory over the Brooklyn Nets after pushing and shoving that spilled into the stands.

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Dudley reacted to Embiid’s hard foul on Jarrett Allen, bumping the 76ers’ All-Star center. Butler then shoved Dudley from behind to start the scrum.

Dudley had been inserted into the starting lineup in Game 4 and was agitating the 76ers with his defense and his talking to Ben Simmons.

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