The infamous D-Generation X "crotch chop" has gone viral once again.
This time, NBA player Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers did the spot when he used the DX crotch chop to celebrate a big play during the team's NBA Playoff game against the Washington Wizards this past Wednesday night.
After the spot went viral, several members of the pro wrestling community, including DX members themselves such as Shawn Michaels and Triple H, took to social media to comment.
Check out several of the tweets via the posts embedded below. Also seen below is the actual video clip of the NBA player doing the DX crotch chop during the aforementioned game and a RT from the basketball star, with a comment paying homage to D-Generation X.
Embiid’s celebration after this and-1 😅 pic.twitter.com/Z6spcMPDaG
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) May 27, 2021
Joel Embiid, umm, giving it to the Wizards. pic.twitter.com/HB5KPc1ob0
— T.J. Furman (@tj_furman) May 27, 2021
— Triple H (@TripleH) May 28, 2021
…and if you’re not down with that!!!! https://t.co/GptODkdNnF
— Shawn Michaels (@ShawnMichaels) May 28, 2021
Embiid with the DX crotch chops!! Hahahahaa! https://t.co/xGsgBTrKNh
— Brian Heffron aka The Blue Meanie (@BlueMeanieBWO) May 27, 2021
Embiid says the move is an homage to his favorite wrestlers and members of DX, Shawn Michaels and Triple H https://t.co/MXi9XZ8Ikh
— Kyle Neubeck (@KyleNeubeck) May 27, 2021
— Joel “Troel” Embiid (@JoelEmbiid) May 27, 2021
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