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Joel Embiid fined $25,000 for flipping off Hawks’ Kevin Huerter, cussing during postgame interview

Atlanta Hawks v Philadelphia 76ers

PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 24: Joel Embiid #21 of the Philadelphia 76ers in action against the Atlanta Hawks during an NBA basketball game at Wells Fargo Center on February 24, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Sixers defeated the Hawks 129-112. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

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With :17 seconds left and running out in Philadephia’s already-decided win over Atlanta Monday, Kevin Huerter came up on Joel Embiid and stole the ball, giving Atlanta another shot.

A frustrated Embiid flipped off Huerter.

After the win, Embiid was still steemed and cussed in a televised postgame interview.

That’s going to cost Embiid a $25,000 fine, the league announced Wednesday.

That’s the price for Embiid being a “good a**h*** and getting back to being his vintage self.