Watch Celtics coach Brad Stevens’ amazing reaction to Joel Embiid’s flopping

Flopping is a very frustrating part of sports, and the NBA is no different.

Whether you’re a fan, player or coach, no one wants to see flopping. 

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens apparently had seen enough in Wednesday night’s Game 2 against the Philadelphia 76ers.» data-reactid=»22″>Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens apparently had seen enough in Wednesday night’s Game 2 against the Philadelphia 76ers.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Don’t miss NBC Sports Boston’s coverage of Celtics-76ers Game 3, which begins Friday at 5:30 p.m.&nbsp;with Celtics Pregame Live followed by tip-off at 6:30 p.m.&nbsp;You can also&nbsp;stream&nbsp;the game on&nbsp;the MyTeams App.» data-reactid=»23″>Don’t miss NBC Sports Boston’s coverage of Celtics-76ers Game 3, which begins Friday at 5:30 p.m. with Celtics Pregame Live followed by tip-off at 6:30 p.m. You can also stream the game on the MyTeams App.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Celtics forward Grant Williams committed a foul on Sixers center Joel Embiid late in the first quarter, and Stevens was not pleased with the call. ESPN captured Stevens’ reaction, and it was pretty hilarious.» data-reactid=»24″>Celtics forward Grant Williams committed a foul on Sixers center Joel Embiid late in the first quarter, and Stevens was not pleased with the call. ESPN captured Stevens’ reaction, and it was pretty hilarious.

Check it out in the video below:

It didn’t look like Williams made much contact with Embiid, but the C’s forward is a rookie and the Sixers center is an All-Star, so we really can’t be surprised that the call went in Philly’s favor. 

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Aside from any flopping by Embiid, there wasn't much for the Celtics to complain about in Game 2 of their first round series. Boston fell behind by double digits early but outscored Philadelphia 101-68 over the final three quarters. Jayson Tatum also scored a playoff career high 33 points and set a new record for most 3-point shots made in a playoff game by a player 22 years old or younger.&nbsp;» data-reactid=»28″>Aside from any flopping by Embiid, there wasn’t much for the Celtics to complain about in Game 2 of their first round series. Boston fell behind by double digits early but outscored Philadelphia 101-68 over the final three quarters. Jayson Tatum also scored a playoff career high 33 points and set a new record for most 3-point shots made in a playoff game by a player 22 years old or younger. 

The Celtics will take a commanding 3-0 series lead if they win again Friday night.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Watch Celtics coach Brad Stevens’ amazing reaction to Joel Embiid’s flopping originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston» data-reactid=»32″>Watch Celtics coach Brad Stevens’ amazing reaction to Joel Embiid’s flopping originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston