Joel Embiid and Karl-Anthony Towns each suspended 2 games

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The NBA announced Thursday that Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid and Minnesota Timberwolves’ Karl-Anthony Towns have been suspended two games each for their fight during Wednesday’s game.

Shams Charania of The Athletic reported the news, also making note that Ben Simmons was not fined, despite putting Towns in a headlock on the floor.

Timberwolves president of basketball operations Gersson Rosas released a statement about Towns’ suspension: