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

/ 11:34 AM April 21, 2019
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.


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.


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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