Watch 76ers' Joel Embiid pay tribute to WWE's Triple H during player introductions

BY Rob Perez • January 13, 2017

Before the Philadelphia 76ers hosted the Charlotte Hornets at the Wells Fargo Center Friday night, center Joel Embiid had a special surprise up his sleeve during player introductions.

Instead of the traditional running out-of-the-tunnel, Embiid emerged from the locker room to the tune of former superstar and current WWE executive Triple H's entrance music before unleashing Triple H's signature water spit:

https://twitter.com/Sixers/status/820063722861305856

 

Just a day earlier, Embiid gave Triple H this shout-out on Twitter:

https://twitter.com/JoelEmbiid/status/819663646376792068

https://twitter.com/TripleH/status/819702430384422913

Triple H was impressed by Friday night's water spray attempt, but still left some room for improvement:

https://twitter.com/TripleH/status/820065924308987908

It is "The Process," after all ...



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