"They've shown me a lot of support since I got here and I appreciate it," said Embiid, who turned 24 on Friday. "That's a great memory."
Embiid leads 76ers past Nets →
"He tried to hit me in the back, which is kind of dirty because of the fact that I've had back problems," Embiid said of Whiteside, who he's battled both on the court and on Twitter after past meetings.
Whiteside, Wade carry Heat past 76ers, 108-99 →