Embiid fined for inappropriate language on social media

LaVar Ball, father of the Lakers rookie point guard, fired back at Embiid dropping the f-bomb in an Instagram video this week, per TMZ.Ball responded by calling Embiid “not intelligent at all”.Embiid didn’t let the Ball’s get the final word.The NBA announced on Saturday that the center has been fined $10,000 for using inappropriate language on social media.After his son, UCLA’s Lonzo Ball, was drafted 2nd to the Los Angeles Lakers, his father quickly exclaimed Lonzo would lead the Lakers to the playoffs and back to the prominence they once had in the National Basketball Association.In an interview with 97.5 The Fanatic, LaVar mentioned the injury history of both Embiid and Simmons, saying they “don’t even stay on the court long enough” so they spend time on Twitter and “make some stuff”.”His vocabulary is limited”, Ball said.The verbal sparring between LaVar Ball and Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid continued Friday with Ball questioning the promising big man’s intelligence. He’s anxious about me?”I got 3 words for him: Can’t. Play. At. All. Oh shoot, that’s four”, Ball said.With LaVar and his family’s forthcoming reality show on Facebook, many are wondering whether it will also feature some of his controversial feuds, including his ongoing dispute with Joel Embiid.